'Undercovers' casts its first actor
Gerald McRaney cast as CIA operative in J.J. Abrams' pilotGerald McRaney is the first actor cast in J.J. Abrams’ pilot for NBC “Undercovers."
“Undercovers,” described as a mix between “Mr. & Mrs. Smith” and “The Bourne Identity,” revolves around spouses Samantha and Steven Bloom, who work together as spies.
McRaney plays their boss, a CIA operative who recruited the couple and serves as the agency’s liaison with then.
Abrams is considering directing the WBTV-produced pilot, which he co-wrote with Josh Reims.
McRaney’s credits include the series “Jericho” and “Deadwood” and the upcoming “A-Team” feature.