Nathan Fillion (Firefly, Serenity) has entered a talent holding deal with Fox Broadcasting Co. and 20th Century Fox TV, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Under the pact, the studio and the network will develop a comedy or drama script for the actor. If it doesn't go to pilot, Fox and 20th TV would cast him in an existing project.

Fillion recently appeared in the feature Slither, next stars in White Noise 2: The Light.