UPDATED: Emmy award winner Judy Davis (Page Eight) has joined the cast of Fox’s upcoming 12 episode event series 24: Live Another Day, TVWise has learned.
Davis will appear in a recurring role as Margot, a British national and the widow of a notorious terrorist. She joins previously announced cast members Kiefer Sutherland, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Kim Raver and William Devane, all of whom are reprising their roles from the iconic series. Pre-production on the limited event series is currently underway, with filming set to commence on location in London in February 2014.
24: Live Another Day is being written by Howard Gordon & David Fury and will be set several years after the events depicted in season 8. Across the 12 episodes, spanning 24 hours, former Counter Terrorist Unit agent Jack Bauer will be called upon to once again save the day. The limited event series, which Fox said could be followed by additional such entries in the coming years, is being produced by 20th Century Fox Television, Imagine Entertainment & Teakwood Lane Productions and will star Kiefer Sutherland, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Kim Raver and William Devane. The executive producers are Howard Gordon, Evan Katz, Manny Coto, David Fury, Robert Cochran, Brian Grazer, Jon Cassar and Kiefer Sutherland.