TVGuide.com has learned that
Sarah Joy Brown
) has been tapped for the female lead in
, Spike TV's much-anticipated drama pilot about cops battling humans mutated by a mysterious virus, and penned by
' Frank Spotnitz and Vince Gilligan.
for more on the project, which starts filming next week.... Not only is
this coming season (as scooped last week by the Ausiello Report), but she has also scored a recurring role on NBC's
, playing the wife of Adrian Pasdar's ambitious politician.... An
reunion on ABC's
Brothers & Sisters
? Check out the
's fresh entry for more.