Show is Sundance Channel's first original scripted series

Aden Young has been tapped to star in “Rectify,” Sundance Channel’s first original scripted series.

Young (“Killer Elite”) will play a man released from prison after 19 years after he’s exonerated by DNA evidence in a rape and murder case.

Cast also includes Abigail Spencer, Clayne Crawford, Adelaide Clemens and J. Smith Cameron.

Ray McKinnon created the series and exec produces with Mark Johnson and Melissa Bernstein.

Young is represented by Paradigm and Shanahan Management.

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