CBS has found their new Cagney and Lacey. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Sarah Drew and Michelle Hurd will star in the network’s series reboot pilot.
Based on the hit 1980s TV show, the action drama “centers on two female police detectives and friends who keep the streets of Los Angeles safe.” The original series starred Tyne Daly and Sharon Gless and ran on CBS from 1982 to 1988.
On CBS‘ pilot, Drew will play the easygoing Cagney to Hurd’s more experience and polished Lacey. Bridget Carpenter wrote the Cagney and Lacey reboot and executive producers with director Rosemary Rodriguez.
What do you think? Are you a fan of the original Cagney and Lacey?