HOLLYWOOD — “Third Watch” thesp Amy Carlson, whose character was offed in the season finale, has found a new life opposite Tom Berenger in “Peacemakers,” USA network’s forthcoming Western series.
Carlson joins Berenger and Peter O’Meara in the skein, which takes place in 1882. Show has been given an eight-episode commitment, and production starts this June in Vancouver.
Thesp will portray a young medical student who has come home to run the family undertaking business and finds herself working with the sheriff (Berenger).
Charlie Craig and Rick Ramage, are exec producing, and Larry Carroll and Rick Wallace are co-executive producers.
Carlson, who was with “Third Watch” since the show’s inception, was repped in the deal by Paradigm.