'Friday Night Lights,' 'Parenthood' co-star moves to Jason Katims' NBC 'County'
Jason Ritter and Aimee Garcia also star in the medical pilot
"Friday Night Lights" and "Parenthood" executive producer Jason Katims
likes working with familiar faces, so it's no surprise that he's recruited another of his former stars for his NBC
According to HollywoodReporter.com
, Michael B. Jordan
is joining the cast of the medical drama, which focuses on the doctors, nurses and administrators at "an underfunded and morally compromising Los Angeles County hospital." The trade says Jordan will play a doctor named Travis Hancock.
This will be Jordan's third time working with Katims, after playing QB-1 Vince on the final two seasons of "Friday Night Lights" and a recurring role on "Parenthood" last season and into this fall.
Jordan is having a tremendous spring, with a pair of hit movies -- "Chronicle" and "Red Tails" -- and an upcoming guest spot on "House."