Deadline is reporting that April Bowlby is the latest name to join the cast of Fox drama pilot based on Dennis Lehane’s Gone Baby Gone.
The pilot focuses on detective Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro who, armed with their wits, their street knowledge and an undeniable chemistry, right wrongs the law can’t in the working-class Boston borough of Dorchester.
April Bowlby (whose credits include Two and A Half Men and Titans) will be playing the role of Renee, Angie’s sister. The project is a collaboration between 20th Century Fox TV and Miramax, the studio behind the 2007 film adaptation which saw the directorial debut from Ben Affleck.
The pilot is written by Black Sails co-creator Robert Levine, who will also be executive producing alongside Dennis Lehane, with the pilot being directed by Phillip Noyce. Bowlby will be joining Joseph Morgan and Christine Lahti.