Tom Everett Scott by Mark Sullivan/
NBC's drama pilot LAPD has two new recruits: Tom Everett Scott and Arija Bareikis.

Scott ( That Thing You Do) will play Russell, a cop and father of three who is married to a blogger. He's partnered on the beat with with Lydia ( Regina King), according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Bareikis will play a uniformed patrol cop who enjoys surfing with her teenage son.

The show is executive prodcued by ER executive producer John Wells. - Tim Molloy