The trade paper says that James' character is disbarred A.D.A. now working as a paralegal.
James spent two seasons playing the mysterious Robert Hawkins on CBS' "Jericho." The London-born actor will next be seen in AMC's reimagining of "The Prisoner."
In other pilot casting news, Lauren German has joined the cast of ABC's mystery "Happy Town," playing a suspicious newcomer to the eponymous town.
German's credits include UPN's "Sex, Love & Secrets" and the features "Hostel: Part II" and "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre."
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