Martha Joness Sister Is JJs New Lead

Gugu Mbatha-Raw, who played Martha Jones’s sister Tish in Doctor Who, has nabbed the lead role in JJ (Lost, Star Trek) Abrams‘s new TV series, Undercovers.

The show is about a husband (played by Boris Kodjoe) and wife (Mbatha-Raw) who are re-activated as CIA agents after years of retirement. JJ Abrams is directing and co-writing (with Josh Reims) the pilot.

Raw also starred in Bonekickers and Spooks and has made guest appearances in Lost In Austen and Trial And Retribution.