*Actress Carmen Ejogo is set to co-star opposite Anthony Edwards in ABC’s drama pilot “Zero Hour.”

The ABC Studios project from “Prison Break” creator Paul Scheuring, centers on Hank Foley (Edwards) who, after spending 20 years as the editor of Modern Skeptics magazine, becomes involved in one the most compelling conspiracies in human history when his wife is kidnapped.

Ejogo will play the FBI agent investigating the kidnapping who may have her own agenda.

The actress will next be seen opposite Jordin Sparks and Whitney Houston in the feature “Sparkle,” and opposite Tyler Perry in “Alex Cross.”