[TV] Milo Ventimiglia And Barry Sloane Join ABC's The Visitors Posted by Joseph Lee on 02.21.2014
A new alien drama...
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Milo Ventimiglia (Mob City, Heroes) and Barry Sloane (Revenge) have joined the cast of ABC's The Visitors. The series comes from executive producer Steven Spielberg. It is about "a race against the clock to defeat an unseen alien enemy out to destroy the world using the Earth's most precious resource: children."
Ventimiglia plays John Doe/Drew Bennigan, a man who wakes up in a Washington DC alley to find out he's lost his memory. He uses his tattoos to find out he's Drew Bennigan, Claire's missing husband. He has to live a life he doesn't remember as he tries to fix his memory or go to the side of the enemy. Sloane plays Wes, a Defense Department investigator probing what turns out to be a "shocking discovery."
The series also stars Derek Webster. Soo Hugh (Under the Dome will write and executive produce for Amblin TV and Grady Girl Productions with Dawn Olmstead, Justin Falvey, Darryl Frank and Spielberg. Mark Romanek will direct the pilot.