Paula Patton cast as lead in ABC pilot 'Runner'
Paula Patton has been cast as the lead character in the ABC pilot Runner.
The pilot follows Lauren Marks (Paula Patton), whose perfect life is ripped apart by a twist of fate. To uncover the truth, she must follow a trail of lies that take her into the world of cartels and the illegal gun trade between the U.S. and Mexico.
Runner, from 20th Century Fox Television/ABC Studios, is written by Michael Cooney (6 Souls) and directed by Michael Offer (who directed the How to Get Away with Murder pilot.)