English actress Natalie Dormer has joined the ABC pilot Poe, from Warner Bros. TV.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Poe centers on the world's first detective, Edgar Allan Poe (Christopher Egan), who uses unconventional means to uncover mysteries. The series is set in Boston during the 1840s.

Natalie Dormer will play the part of Celeste. Kevin McNally, Tabrett Bethell, and Leslie Odom Jr. co-star.

Christopher Hollier will write and executive produce the pilot. Alex Graves is on board to direct.