Bokeem Woodbine Lands New Gig

Bokeem Woodbine is gearing up for a new television drama set to air on A&E.

The series, titled The Infamous, centers on two men: a former gang banger who is attempting to leave his South Central home and a tenacious detective who is determined keep him there. The Fargo star will play the former.

Set in the 1990s, the show is specifically set against the backdrop of the L.A. riots.

No word on a release date just yet, but stay tuned for more details.