Wilson Bethel Books A&E's Hip Hop Crime Pilot 'The Infamous'

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Hart of Dixie's Wilson Bethel has snagged himself a high profile cable drama pilot. Deadline is reporting The Young and the Restless alum has been cast in the pilot for A&E's hip-hop cop drama The Infamous

The pilot's plot centers on an ex-gangster (Bokeem Woodbine) and the cops trying to bring him to justice in 1990's Los Angeles. Bethel will play LAPD Crash Unit  Officer Jason Gant opposite Emily Rios (Breaking Bad). All My Children alum and Shameless actress Vanessa Bell Calloway is also attached.

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Bethel will also be appearing in the second half of How to Get Away With Murder's Season 2. Look for him to play Charles Mahoney, scion of a wealthy family in need of legal help from Annalise Keating (Viola Davis) and her messy law students, according to TVLine.

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