Paula Malcomson

Paula Malcomson has been cast as the female lead in Showtime's Ray Donovan pilot, Deadline.com reports.

Liev Schreiber to star in Showtime's Ray Donovan

The drama stars Liev Schreiber as the titular character, a professional fixer for the rich and famous in Los Angeles who's unable to escape his own family issues. The Deadwood and Caprica star will portray his wife Abby, a tough Boston native who finds it difficult to adjust to the Hollywood lifestyle.

The project comes from Southland creator Ann Biderman, who will executive-produce along with Mark Gordon (Grey's Anatomy, Criminal Minds) and Bryan Zuriff.