Director Brett Ratner has hired actress Kate Levering for his upcoming NBC drama pilot Blue Blood. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the show is being produced by 20th TV.

The series revolves around a group of NYPD rookie police officers assigned to street patrol. The main plotline will focus on Ed, a Harvard graduate that ditches his studied profession for a life on the beat.

Leveing will be playing Colt, an officer partnered with rookie cop Sofia, played by April Lee Hernandez. The show will most likely go into production before the end of the year.