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[02/19/09 - 06:13 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, February 19
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- The latest development news, culled from recent wire reports:

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LIFE (NBC) - Gabrielle Union ("Night Stalker") has booked a multi-episode arc on the sophomore drama. She'll play Detective Jane Seever, who's assigned as the new partner of Damian Lewis's character. Her character is described as "the exact opposite of Reese... an over achiever with a 15-year plan to one day become mayor." Her addition is designed to fill the void left by Sarah Shahi's Reese, whose character is being sent off on assignment while the actress takes a maternity leave. Union's first episode airs March 18.


Sources: Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, Reuters





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