Deadline is reporting that Barry Sloane (Revenge) and Hamilton alum Michael Luwoye have joined NBC legal drama pilot Bluff City Law. Sloane will play smart, confident lawyer Jake Reilly, while Luwoye is set as Anthony Little, a sharp lawyer and warm-hearted father of three daughters.
From Dean Georgaris (The Brave) and Michael Aguilar (Kidding), Bluff City Law follows legendary lawyer Elijah Strait (Jimmy Smits) and his brilliant daughter Sydney Keller (Caitlin McGee) as they head an elite Memphis law firm that specializes in the most controversial landmark civil rights cases. The series follows Elijah and Sydney as they take on the toughest David-and-Goliath cases while navigating their complicated relationship.
In addition to his role on the ABC soap, Sloane’s television credits include Six, Longmire, and Shameless, while Luwoye has appeared on the likes of The Gifted, The Magicians, and Curb Your Enthusiasm.