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Southland and True Blood alum Kevin Alejandro has joined CBS' untitled pilot from Greg Berlanti, Deadline reports.

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Formerly known as Golden Boy, the one-hour drama chronicles one cop's meteoric rise from officer to detective to Police Commissioner. Alejandro will play the top detective who is disturbed by the new guy's arrival and plots to derail his career. He joins Chi McBride, who will play the new officer's partner.

Nicholas Wootton will write and executive-produce the project alongside Berlanti, who also has set up drama pilots at Fox (Guilty) and The CW (Arrow).