Wednesday, March 09, 2011

Vancouver Start For NBC's "17th Precint"

Canadian actress Kristin Kreuk ("Smallville") has now been added to the cast of Sony Television's sci fi/crime TV pilot, "17th Precint" for NBC, directed by Michael Rymer and written by Ronald D. Moore ("Battlestar Galactica").

Principal photography started in Vancouver, March 8, 2011, with filming continuing until March 25.

Kreuk will play 'Susan Longstreet', living in the 'magic' town of 'Excelsior', as the wife of homicide cop 'Caolan Longstreet'
(Jamie Bamber).

Former "Battlestar Galactica" actress Tricia Helfer has also been cast in the pilot.

According to reports, Helfer will play the supernatural character 'Morgana'.

Described as an 'adult Harry Potter', the pilot will exist in a world where magic and the supernatural are commonplace.

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