5:32pm PT by Lesley Goldberg
Wilmer Valderrama Boards CBS Military Drama (Exclusive)
Wilmer Valderrama is signing up for duty.
The Minority Report alum has booked a co-starring role in CBS' military drama pilot Four Stars, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.
The project revolves around two powerful rival families in the military community of Tampa, Fla., who make decisions at the highest levels in the interest of national security.
Valderrama will portray Matt, the son of four-star Gen. Rodriguez (currently uncast) and a military rock star in his own right.
The casting marks the latest small-screen role for the That '70s Show grad. His credits include El Rey Network's From Dusk Till Dawn, Awake and episodes of Suburgatory, Matador, Raising Hope and more. Valderrama is repped by UTA, Silver Lining Entertainment and Gendler & Kelly.
A Gifted Man's Becky Mode penned the script and will exec produce the CBS Television Studios drama alongside Timberman/Beverly's Sarah Timberman and Carl Beverly. R.J. Cutler will also exec produce and direct the pilot.
Keep up with all the latest pickups, castings and eventual series orders with THR's handy guide to pilot season.