Nellie Andreeva

cohernScott Cohen will star opposite Hope Davis in the NBC drama pilot Coercion. Based on an Israeli format, the project hails from Universal TV and Keshet Media Group. The high-octane thriller from writer-director George Nolfi revolves around the O’Connor family and their extremely intelligent son, Alex (Gavin Stenhouse), a decorated American war hero and newly minted CIA analyst who is a true patriot and loves his country and family. Unbeknownst to him, his father (Cohen), his mother (Davis) and his sister (Margarita Levieva) are part of a dormant Russian sleeper cell that has just been reactivated. Cohen, repped by Gersh, One Entertainment and Jackoway Tyerman, is coming off a starring turn on USA’s Necessary Roughness and has been recurring on CW’s The Carrie Diaries.

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