Jade Pettyjohn has joined the solid of the upcoming ABC drama collection “Big Sky.”
The collection hails from David E. Kelley and is predicated on the Cassie Dewell ebook collection by C.J. Box. In the collection, non-public detectives Cassie Dewell (Kylie Bunbury) and Cody Hoyt (Ryan Phillippe) be a part of forces together with his estranged spouse and ex-cop, Jenny Hoyt (Katheryn Winnick), to seek for two sisters who’ve been kidnapped by a truck driver on a distant freeway in Montana. But once they uncover that these should not the one women who’ve disappeared within the space, they need to race towards the clock to cease the killer earlier than one other girl is taken.
Pettyjohn will star as Grace Sullivan, one of many two kidnapped sisters. Described as a tricky woman with knowledge past her years, Grace is kidnapped alongside her older sister Danielle, however not with out a struggle.
Pettyjohn lately starred within the Hulu restricted collection “Little Fires Everywhere” alongside Kerry Washington and Reese Witherspoon. She additionally starred within the Annapura movie “Destroyer” reverse Nicole Kidman. Her different TV credit embody “School of Rock,” “The Mentalist,” “United States of Tara,” and “The Last Ship.”
She is repped by by Innovative Artists and Karen Renna & Associates.
Other solid members on “Big Sky” embody Brian Geraghty, Dedee Pfeiffer, Natalie Alyn Lind, Jesse James Keitel, and John Carroll Lynch.
Kelley created the collection and can write a number of episodes. He can even function showrunner on the primary season. Ross Fineman, Matthew Gross, Paul McGuigan, and Box are additionally govt producing. The present will likely be produced by A+E Studios and 20th Century Fox Television.