*Orlando Jones has closed a deal to star in ABC’s “Identity,” a procedural centered on “an elite police unit formed to combat the explosion of identity-related crime,” according to the Hollywood Reporter.

The actor will play a character named Agent Wareing.

ABC made an offer to Jones along with Wentworth Miller to star in the network’s pilot presentation.

Jones is no stranger to the small screen, recurring on CBS’ “Rules of Engagement” and ABC’s “Men in Trees.”