Eric McCormack Headlines New TNT Drama Pilot

by | October 21, 2010 at 3:11 PM | Casting News, TV News

Eric McCormack (TNT)

Eric McCormack (TNT)

Emmy-winning ‘Will & Grace‘ alum Eric McCormack is in final talks to front a new TNT drama pilot titled ‘Perception.’

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Previously for the cabler, McCormack two-handed (with ‘Ed’s Tom Cavanagh) the short-lived ad agency drama ‘Trust Me.’ This time around, he’d play an “eccentric, frequently erratic and absolutely brilliant neuroscientist” who helps the FBI crack tricky cases, Deadline reports.

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Penned by ‘Legend Of The Seeker‘s Kenneth Biller and Mike Sussman, ‘Perception’ is one of four drama pilots – the as-yet-uncast revisiting of ‘Dallas’  included – that were greenlit by TNT in early September.

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