Kurt Angle Gets Starring Role In TV Pilot
Posted by Joseph Lee on 05.06.2014
It will be shopped to networks soon...
Kurt Angle has signed on for the lead role in a pilot called Emergency: LA. He will play LAPD Sgt. Gabe Mandell. The pilot will be shot soon and then taken to networks for a possible pick-up.
Here's a synopsis: "Emergency:LA revolves around the Fictional Emergency services based out of Station 77 of the LA City Fire Department, Downtown LA district of the LAPD and the Emergency Hospital treatment center Trauma One. The series will focus on the day to day activities, rescues, investigations and treatments, that take place in the respective environments as well as the personal lives of the characters that inhabit them."
Former UK wrestling promoter Len Davies (who left wrestling for Hollywood years ago) will write, direct and produce. The pilot will be shot in 4K Ultra High Definition. Katarina Leigh (Winter/Katie Lea Burchill) will also be in the pilot.