Scottish actor, Henry Ian Cusick, recently joined another science fiction drama, The Hundred, which is a CW pilot that received green light to start production in 2013. The story is based on a series of Alloy books by Kass Morgan.
The Warner Bros. TV-produced pilot of The Hundred was written by Jason Rothenberg (Body Politic). The story is set 97 years after a nuclear war has destroyed civilization. The Ark, a spaceship housing the remnants of humanity sends 100 juvenile delinquents back to Earth to investigate the possibility to re-colonize the planet.
Cusick, repped by Management 360, Innovative and attorney Jamie Feldman, will portray Kane, an ambitious officer aboard the Ark who has his sights fixed on the Chancellor’s seat.
This famous Scotsman has recently co-starred on the first season of ABC’s Scandal, he also had recurring roles in Body of Proof and The Mentalist, not to mention the recently wrapped-up indie-film The Girl on the Train.