Actor Jason Priestley Joining A&E Telefilm BAG OF BONES

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Best known for his role on the popular 1990’s drama Beverly Hills, 90210 actor Jason Priestley has joined the cast of the upcoming A&E telefilm BAG OF BONES.

Based on the Stephen King novel, Bag of Bones is about a writer (Pierce Brosnan) who is trying to recover from the death of his wife while staying at their lakeside retreat in Maine. He soon begins to realize that she still has something to tell him.

Priestley will play the writer’s literary agent while other members of the cast includes legendary actor William Schallert (True Blood) as the father-in-law of a young mother (Melissa George from Alias and Grey’s Anatomy fame) who is going through a custody battle.

Viewers most recently saw Priestley in a multiple episode arc on Syfy’s Haven, which is based on the Stephen King novella “The Colorado Kid”.

Bag of Bones will debut as a four-hour event on A&E later this year. [Source: Entertainment Weekly]