Skein covers the world of competitive college cheerleading. Kevin Murphy, Tom Welling and Allan Arkush exec produce, with Murphy penning the pilot.
Aly Michalka ("Phil of the Future"), Matt Barr ("Harper's Island"), Gail O’Grady ("NYPD Blue," "American Dreams") and Ashley Tisdale ("The Suite Life of Zack and Cody," "High School Musical") have already been cast.
Hemmens, repped by Thirdhill Entertainment and Talent Works, will play Alice Vandemark, a cheerleader with a jaded New York personality who is sidelined with a wrist injury.
She has previously appeared on “Without a Trace,” “CSI: Miami,” and “CSI: NY.”