‘Sparkle’ star Carmen Ejogo joins drama pilot ‘Zero Hour’

Carmen Ejogo


Rising actress Carmen Ejogo is set to co-star in ABC’s drama pilot Zero Hour.

The project centers on Hank Foley (played by Anthony Edwards) who, after spending 20 years as the editor of Modern Skeptics magazine, becomes involved in one the most compelling conspiracies in human history when his wife is kidnapped.” Ejogo will play the FBI agent investigating the kidnapping who may have her own agenda.

Ejogo’s television credits include “Chaos” and “Kidnapped.” She will be seen next alongside Tyler Perry in the film adaptation of Alex Cross, and in the highly anticipated remake of Sparkle.


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