Bridget Regan has been cast in ABC’s drama pilot Murder In Manhattan, TVWise has learned.
Created by Maria Maggenti, Murder In Manhattan follows Blythe and Lex Sutton, a mother and daughter who team up as amateur detectives. ABC Studios and Darkfire are co-produing the drama project. The executive producers are Maria Maggenti, Ryan Reynolds, Allan Loeb, Jonathan Komack Martin, Steven Pearl and Matthew Gross. Cherrie Nowlan is attached to direct.
Regan has been cast as Alexandra ‘Lex’ Sutton. The character has been described as being “sassy and a perfectonist.” She has a job in the Mayor’s office and also works as an amateur detective alongside her mother Blythe by night. Regan’s previous credits include The Legend of The Seeker and TNT’s Perception.