A medical family drama pilot for CBS has just found its father. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Donald Sutherland has joined the cast of The Eastmans.
The series revolves around a family of dysfunctional doctors and Sutherland will play the head of the family, a wealthy and prestigious cardiologist. The role is said to be in the vein of his role of Tripp Darling on ABC's Dirty Sexy Money.
No production schedule was revealed for the pilot.