Jennifer Love Hewitt has joined the cast of ‘9-1-1’ for Season 2, TheWrap has learned. Hewitt will have a lead role on the Fox procedural, starring opposite Peter Krause, Angela Bassett and Oliver Stark. Co-created by Murphy, Tim Minear and Brad Falchuk, ‘9-1-1’ explores the high-pressure experiences of police officers, firefighters and emergency operators who are thrust into the most frightening, shocking and heart-stopping situations.
When Ryan Murphy was in his early 30s, he went to a plastic surgery office to do research for his then-drama “Nip/Tuck.” In similar fashion, a real life experience inspired his latest drama, “9-1-1-.” “My son Ford was 11 months old and in the middle of the night stopped breathing,” Murphy said at Fox’s Television Critics […]
It's the biggest TV production the "Parenthood" and "Sports Night" actor has ever been a part of. "Every day I think, 'Well, here's something I haven't done before,'" he says.
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