boris kodjoe

Boris Kodjoe is slated to co-star in the Tony Krantz/Natalie Portman-executive produced Scruples, directed by Michael Sucsy (The Vow). According to Deadline, the series, based on the novel by Judy Krantz, centers on a "rich and powerful clothing designer Billy Winthrop (Forlani) in a world of sex, revenge and scandal."

Claire Forlani stars in the pilot as the clothing designer named Billy; Kodjoe will play the attorney of her deceased husband. Jessica McNamee will also co-star in Scruples, which is written by Bob Brush and produced by Warner Bros.

Kodjoe will be seen next in Resident Evil: Retribution, in theaters September 14th, 2012.