Ernie Hudson is in talks to join the cast of a new TNT period drama series titled Lost Angels, from Frank Darabont.

Lost Angels tells the story of the 1940s/50s battle between the LAPD and the West Coast mob.
Assuming an agreement is reached, Hudson will play a character named Bunny, who’s described as a mobster in control of the clubs and similar joints along Central Avenue, who also happens to work for Bugsy Siegel. 
Up next for Hudson, see him in the werewolf outbreak thriller Battledogs, alongside Dennis HaysbertAriana RichardsCraig Scheffer, and Bill Duke.