Jesse Lee Soffer Lands Series Regular Gig on NBC’s ‘Chicago PD'; ‘Jodi Arias’ Film Airs Tomorrow!

    on Friday, June 21, 2013 @ 12:51 PM
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    Greg Weiner/PGP

    (ex-Will Munson, “”) has joined the cast of NBC’s “Chicago PD,” the spinoff of their hit drama series “,” reports Deadline Hollywood. According to the website, Soffer will portray “a young police detective who grew up on the wrong side of the tracks.” It is understood that Soffer’s character will be first introduced this fall on “Fire” before appearing fulltime on “PD,” which debuts in midseason on the network.

    Mark Fellman/Lifetime
    Mark Fellman/Lifetime

    On Saturday, June 22 at 8pm ET/PT, Lifetime premieres “: Dirty Little Secret,” starring  (“,” “,” “”) in the title role and Soffer as Travis Alexander, Arias’ former lover who she was convicted of murdering last month. Alexander was found nude in his shower with a slit throat, 27 additional stab wounds and a bullet to the head. The horrifying movie also stars  (“”) and  (“”).

    • herberthoover

      According to the ratings, Saturday’s premiere of ‘The Jodi Arias Story: Dirty Little Secrets’ earned the second highest viewers for a cable-tv movie this year. Congrats to Jesse and the cast!