James Caviezel will star in the CBS pilot <strong><em>Person of Interest</em></strong>
Jonathan Nolan's new CBS pilot Person of Interest has added two new cast members with James Caviezel and Taraji P. Henson signing on as the male and female leads.

The pilot centers on James Caviezel's character Reese, a former CIA agent who teams up with an eccentric billionaire (Michael Emerson) to solve crimes in New York City. Taraji P. Henson will play an NYPD detective named Carter.

Jonathan Nolan created and will executive produce the pilot. Bad Robot's J.J. Abrams and Bryan Burk will also executive produce.

It isn't clear when production will begin on the pilot.