Sarah Shahi is getting a new Life within the NBC Universal family.
Shahi, who starred in NBC’s Life the past two seasons, has landed the title role in USA’s pilot Facing Kate. She’ll be playing a lawyer who, after getting a divorce, shifts careers and becomes a mediator, the HR says. Sitcom veteran Michael Sardo (Wings, Caroline in the City) is writing the script.
Shahi’s credits also include The L Word, NBC’s sitcom Teachers and Alias.