Henson, who was nominated for an Oscar for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button has also starred in movies like Tyler Perry’s I Can Do Bad All By Myself, and the Lifetime made-for-TV-movie Taken From Me: The Tiffany Rubin Story.
Interest will center around an ex-CIA agent who is recruited by a billionaire to fight crime in New York City. Henson is playing the role of Carter, a female detective. Lost’s Michael Emerson has also been confirmed to star in the series. The role for the ex-CIA agent has reportedly been yet to be cast.