Dean Norris will portray James "Big Jim" Rennie, the owner of Chester Mill's used car dealership and a city councilman. He uses his considerable clout to take control of the town when it becomes inexplicably sealed under a massive dome. Colin Ford, Aisha Hinds, Alexander Koch, Natalie Martinez, Jolene Purdy, Britt Robertson and Nicholas Strong also star in the new series.
Brian K. Vaughan wrote the pilot script based on Stephen King's novel. He will also executive produce alongside Steven Spielberg, Neal Baer, Stephen King, Justin Falvey, Darryl Frank, and Stacey Snider. Niels Arden Oplev is directing the Season 1 Premiere, set to debut June 24 on CBS.
Dean Norris is best known for his role as Hank Schrader on Breaking Bad, which wraps up its fifth and final season on AMC this summer.