Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Jeremy Sisto

Mary Elizabeth Winstead will star in Carlton Cuse’s 10-episode A&E drama series “The Returned.”

From A+E Studios and FremantleMedia, the series revolves around the disruption that occurs in a small town when people who are thought to be long dead suddenly reappear.

Winstead plays Rowan, the girlfriend of musician Simon (Mat Vairo), who has to deal with her late boyfriend’s return.

Also cast in the French zombie remake is “Suburgatory’s” Jeremy Sisto. He plays Peter, a psychologist who runs a grief support group locals struggling with the loss of loved ones.

Sandrine Holt (“Hostages”) and Agnes Bruckner (“24″) will also join the cast.

Winstead is repped by Anonymous Content, WME and lawyer Karl Austen. Sisto is repped by Gersh and the Schiff Co.

Deadline first reported the news of Winstead and Sisto’s casting.

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