Steve Valentine will play the lord of the manor on the new Sci Fi Channel reality-competition series, Estate of Panic.

According to Variety, Valentine is best known for playing Dr. Nigel Townsend for six years on NBC procedural Crossing Jordan.

Estate of Panic is set to premiere at 10 p.m. Nov. 12 on Sci Fi. Six one-hour episodes have been ordered.

The series features seven individuals looking for large quantities of hidden cash on a huge estate filled with unforeseen challenges.