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Ashley Judd to Go ‘Missing’ for ABC

Actress will play a former CIA agent on the hunt for her missing son

Add Ashley Judd to the growing list of big-screen names transitioning to the small screen: Judd has reached a deal to star in ABC's upcoming action drama series "Missing," the network says.

The "De-Lovely" actress will star as a  mother and former CIA agent who travels to Europe to find her missing teenage son after he disappears in Italy on a summer internship, according to ABC.

Emmy-winning "Dexter" director Steve Shill will helm the pilot, the network previously announced.

Judd's casting was first reported by Deadline.com.