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Damages star Tate Donovan has joined the cast of the ABC pilot No Ordinary Family, according to The Hollywood Reporter

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The drama is about a family with special powers. The Shield's Michael Chiklis will star as the father, Jim, a police sketch artist with abilities, and former Dexter star Julie Benz will portray his wife, a scientist with super speed.

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Donovan, whose character on Damages was killed off in the third season, will play a mysterious pilot.

No Ordinary Family is executive-produced by Dirty Sexy Money's Greg Berlanti and Jon Feldman.