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'Lost' Alum Josh Holloway to Star in CBS' Drama Pilot

February 12, 2013 (3:45 am) GMT
The James 'Sawyer' Ford of the ABC canceled series lands a lead role as a former Navy SEAL officer in 'Intelligence'.
Josh Holloway

is set to return to the small screen with a new CBS project. The former "" star is cast in CBS' drama pilot "" from writer Michael Seitzman, ABC Studios and CBS TV Studios.

Based on unpublished book "Dissident" by John Dixon, the potential new series follows U.S. Cyber Command, a unit that has been created around one agent with a very special gift. He has a microchip implanted in his brain, allowing him to access the entire electromagnetic spectrum.

Holloway will take a lead role of Gabriel Black, a former Navy SEAL and dedicated intelligence officer. Seitzman will write the pilot in addition to serving as executive produce alongside David Semel and Tripp Vinson. Semel will direct the pilot.

Since wrapping up his stint on ABC's sci-fi/supernatural show "Lost" where he portrayed James "Sawyer" Ford, Holloway has appeared as a guest star on "". He also starred in 's "" in 2011.

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