Marcia Gay Harden by Jemal Countess/WireImage.com Marcia Gay Harden by Jemal Countess/WireImage.com

Marcia Gay Harden, an Oscar winner for Pollack and an Emmy nominee for a 2006 guest spot on Law & Order: SVU, is set to play a millionaire who buys the newspaper at the heart of the CBS drama pilot The Tower. As reported earlier this week, Cole Hauser and CCH Pounder are in the cast, playing an investigative reporter and his managing editor.

Harden previously starred in CBS' The Education of Max Bickford. - MWM