USA NETWORK ANNOUNCES SUPER BOWL SPOT FOR "DIG"
The 10-Episode Event Series, from Executive Producers of "Homeland" and "Heroes," Kicks-Off March 5 on USA
UNIVERSAL CITY, CA -- January 30, 2015 -- USA Network announced today that it will unveil a Super Bowl spot for DIG, its highly anticipated 10-episode event series, premiering March 5 at 10/9c. The :15 second spot will feature clips from the international production and series stars including Golden Globe nominee Jason Isaacs ("Awake") and Emmy Award-winner Anne Heche ("Save Me"). DIG is executive produced by Tim Kring ("Heroes") and Gideon Raff ("Homeland").
DIG tells the story of a murder mystery set against the backdrop of modern day Jerusalem, a city shrouded in ancient intrigue. When FBI agent Peter Connelly (Isaacs) sets out to investigate the murder of a young American, he soon finds himself embroiled in an international mystery that delves into the Holy Land's darkest secrets. What Peter discovers is a conspiracy thousands of years in the making that threatens to change the course of history. While he races to figure out what it all means, he quickly realizes that he may not be the only one searching for answers.
Created and executive produced by Kring ("Heroes") and Raff ("Homeland"), the series also stars Alison Sudol ("Transparent"), David Costabile ("Breaking Bad"), Screen Actors Guild Award-winner Richard E. Grant ("Downton Abbey"), Golden Globe Award-winner Regina Taylor ("The Unit"), Emmy Award nominee Lauren Ambrose ("Six Feet Under"), Tony Award nominee Omar Metwally ("Non-Stop") and Ori Pfeffer ("World War Z").
DIG is from Universal Cable Productions (UCP) and was developed by Keshet, in association with Gail Berman ("Buffy the Vampire Slayer") of The Jackal Group and Gene Stein ("Deception"). Keshet's Avi Nir ("Homeland"), Alon Shtruzman and Karni Ziv also serve as executive producers.
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