Michael Ealy (Common Law) has been cast as the android partner in J.J. Abrams new Robot Cop drama.
“The drama is described as an action-packed buddy cop show set in the near future, when all LAPD officers are partnered with highly evolved humanlike androids. Ealy will play Dorian, the android partner of LAPD officer John Kennex who understands humanity more than his human counterpart”. The Hollywood Reporter
The series will be helmed by J.J. Abrams (Star Wars, Star Trek) and penned by J.H. Wyman (Fringe). The series will be produced by Bad Robot and Warner Brothers. The pilot to be directed by Brad Anderson (The Machinist).
The pilot nor the series have a release or production date.