02/12/2013 01:08 pm ET

Andre Braugher Joins New Fox Pilot And More Pilot News

ABC isn't Andre Braugher's "last resort."

The actor has landed a co-starring role on Fox's pilot from Mike Schur and Dan Goor alongside Andy Samberg, Terry Crews, Stephanie Beatriz and Melissa Fumero.

The comedy will center on a group of detectives who "form an odd family in their precinct in the outermost neighborhood of New York City," according to EW.

In addition to "Last Resort," Braugher's other TV appearances include "Law & Order: SVU" and "House M.D."

In other pilot news...

Matt Jones has joined Chuck Lorre's "Mom" pilot. The "Breaking Bad" actor has been cast in the CBS pilot as Baxter, Christy's (Anna Faris) ex-husband. [TVLine]

Leah Pipes is headed to "The Originals." The "Sorority Row" star will appear in the "Vampire Diaries" backdoor pilot as Camille, the main human on the show. [THR]

Catherine Hardwicke takes on "Reckless." The "Twilight" director has signed on to helm the CBS legal soap pilot set in Charleston, North Carolina. [Deadline]