Actor-singer Priyanka Chopra is set to play an FBI agent in ABC's drama pilot Quantico.
Produced by Mark Gordon, Josh Safran and Nick Pepper, the show centers on a group of young FBI recruits, all with specific reasons for joining, who battle their way through training at the Quantico base in Virginia, Deadline.com reported.
Priyanak took to Twitter to reveal her role in the American sitcom.
I'm always promoted! Lol RT @wajidurgr8: From Interpol officer ROMA BHARTI to CBI Inspector NANDITA SENGUPTA and Now FBI ALEX WEAVER— PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) February 28, 2015
The 32-year-old former Miss World will play the role of a brilliant but haunted FBI trainee named Alex Weaver, whose past resurfaces soon after her arrival at Quantico.