Krause Gets 'Lost' With Sci Fi
Krause, a three-time Emmy nominee (including this year) for playing Nate Fisher on the
"The Lost Room" centers on a detective (Krause) who comes into possession of a motel-room key that unlocks the door to a weird parallel world. The room contains a bunch of seemingly ordinary objects that each have a unique power -- and the key is the most powerful object of all.
The detective also becomes a suspect when his daughter (
The miniseries begins filming next week in Albuquerque, N.M. It's scheduled to air in December.
Also Thursday, Sci Fi announced it's developing a series called "Devil's Advocate," about a theology professor who researches bizarre events to see if they can be explained by physical laws or whether otherworldly forces are at work.
Burnett's two previous tries at scripted shows, both for The WB, never made it to air. A
Also on tap for the cable network are "Painkiller Jane," which is based on a comic book by Jimmy Palmiotti and Joe Quesada and will premiere in January; "Outpost," a miniseries about a group of privately funded space explorers; and "Witch Doctor," a series about -- you guessed it -- a witch doctor from "The Tick" and "Angel" writer-producer Ben Edlund.