Showtime has just lured popular actor George Clooney into its fold. According to Variety, he swill be producing the hour-long drama Doubting Thomas for the pay cable network.

Grant Heslov is partnering with Clooney on the project. The series revolves around a family of televangelists. In the pilot, the head of the family suffers a massive stroke, which leaves him unable to continue preaching. With his oldest son recovering from a scandal, the youngest son is faced with saving the family business.

The show is set to go into production this January for a late 2008 airdate.

B. Alan Orange