Mykelti Williamson

*Mykelti Williamson has been tapped as the male lead opposite Sarah Snook in ABC drama pilot “Clementine,” reports Deadline.com.

The project from Mark Gordon Co. and ABC Studios centers on Clementine Ross (Snook), a troubled 28-year-old psychic who sees her life begin to change in unexpected ways when she decides to stop running from her past.

Williamson will play Ray, a hard-working, recently divorced detective with the Philadelphia Police Department and a potential love interest to Clementine.

The pilot’s producers saw actors of all ethnicity for the role, with casting director Tricia Wood credited for going with Williamson, reports Deadline.