Sleepy Hollow’s Kurtzman/Orci Bringing CW Pilot to Charleston, SC

AhnOReillyOur Sleepy Hollow Heads are beyond busy as they are bringing yet another show to television.  This spring they will begin production on a pilot entitled, IDENTITY.  The show will star Ahna O’Reilly, who is best known for her supporting role as Elizabeth Leefolt in the The Help and of course Fruitvale Station.  Ahnna nabs the lead role as Mia.

STATUS: Pre-production, Production begins this Spring.
PRODUCER: Alex Kurtzman – Bob Orci – Heather Kadin – Rob Golenberg – Alon Aranya
STUDIOS: CBS for CW
WRITER/PRODUCER: Corinne Brinkerhoff
DIRECTOR: Gary Fleder
LP: Joseph Zolfo
CAST: Ahna O’Reilly

Brooklyn based public defender Mia (Ahna O’Reilly), a grounded, whip-smart but restless young woman , is shocked to learn that she needs a kidney transplant in the next few months or she will die. Deadline adds, “Her only living relative is a newfound half-brother from a wealthy and powerful family in Charleston, SC. She connects with the family only to find they’re the target of a CIA investigation, and the agency wants her as their newest informant. Her loyalty and morality are tested as she slowly builds a case against the family who saved her life.”