Sissy Spacek Joins John Wells Pilot

Oscar winner takes first series role as lead in medical drama

Last Updated: March 22, 2010 @ 2:18 PM

In her first regular series gig, Oscar winner Sissy Spacek has been tapped as the lead on the John Wells-produced medical drama pilot on CBS.

The project, written by Hannah Shakespeare and to be directed by Christopher Chulack, centers on a mobile team of volunteer doctors led by a driven visionary (Spacek) that travels the world and the U.S. helping those in need.

Read more in the Hollywood Reporter.

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