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Delroy Lindo has landed a lead role in Shawn Ryan's drama pilot for Fox, Ride-Along, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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The series centers on rogue cowboy cop Jarek (Jason Clarke) and Chicago's first female police chief, Teresa (Jennifer Beals), who's on a mission to clean up the streets.

Lindo will play a real estate mogul-turned-political with possible ties to organized crime. The 57-year-old actor is best known for his roles in Malcolm X, Get Shorty and Crooklyn.