Not one to shy away from a challenge, singer Jill Scott has been cast in the pilot for the CBS drama Second Sight.
Second Sight follows a lead detective who works for the New Orleans Police Department. The lead detective has an ocular disorder that causes him to have hallucinations and that’s where Jill Scott’s character comes in.
Jill Scott will play Dr. Callier, a specialist working closely with the detective as he copes with his ocular disease.
Known for her vocal abilities, this is not Jill Scott’s first television role. Scott’s acting roles include The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency on HBO, Lifetime’s adaptation of Steel Magnolia’s and Tyler Perry’s Why Did I Get Married.
In addition to Jill Scott, the cast of Second Sight includes Derek Luke, Kim Dickens, Erik Jensen and Madison Moellers.