Elisha Cuthbert books 'Forgotten' arc

Actress signs on for six episodes of ABC drama

"24's" Elisha Cuthbert has joined ABC's drama series "The Forgotten" as a recurring.

In a six-episode arc, she will play Maxine Denver, a strong and successful Chicago professional who is forced to put her skepticism of "amateur detectives" aside when the Forgotten Network begins investigating a case close to home.

Cuthbert's will make her debut on the series starring Christian Slater in episode 11.

Cuthbert, best known for her role as Jack Bauer's (Kiefer Sutherland) daughter Kim on "24," is set to reprise her role in a couple of episodes of the series' upcoming eighth season.

"Forgotten" hails from Warner Bros. TV and Bruckheimer TV.