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Anne Heche Joins USA Network’s “DIG”

By on March 14, 2014
Anne Heche. © 2012 NBCUniversal Media, LLC

Anne Heche. © 2012 NBCUniversal Media, LLC

Anne Heche has has been tapped as a series regular on USA Network’s upcoming drama Dig, it was announced today.

The Save Me star joins the previously announced Jason Isaacs on the six episode event series which is set to premiere in late 2014.

Heche will play Lynn, the head of the Jerusalem FBI office and Peter’s (Isaacs) boss. She is also his only friend and occasional lover. Despite her sense of humor and soft side, Lynn is tough and isn’t afraid to take her team—including Peter—to task when they slip up.

Dig centers around FBI detective Peter Connelly (Isaacs) who is currently working in Jerusalem. While there, Connelly finds himself embroiled in a race to track down a religious artifact that could trigger an event that would change the course of history. During the search he becomes the suspect in a sensational murder.

Dig is from Universal Cable Productions (UCP) and developed by Keshet, in association with executive producers Gail Berman and Gene Stein of Tecumseh Productions. The series will shoot in Jerusalem as well as other international locations.