Skeet Ulrich to Star in CBS’s ‘Anatomy of Violence’ Pilot From ‘Homeland’ Trio

by | March 12, 2013 at 12:55 PM | Homeland, TV News

Skeet Ulrich (Photo: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

By Tim Kenneally

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Skeet Ulrich has found himself a new TV gig.

The “Jericho” star has been cast to star in the upcoming CBS pilot “Anatomy of Violence,” from “Homeland” crew Howard Gordon, Alex Gansa and Alex Cary.

Ulrich will play Dr. Raines, described as unshaven and disheveled, something of a maverick FBI Criminal Psychiatrist who specializes in interrogation as to the reasons people commit acts of extreme violence. The pilot follows Raines as he partners with a young female detective with whom he shares a conflicted past.

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Gordon, Gansa and Cary are writing as well as executive producing the pilot, which is being produced by Teakwood Lane in association with 20th Century Fox Television.

Ulrich’s most recent regular TV gig was a run on “Law & Order: LA” from 2010-2011.

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