Lena Heady Cast in Ultra

Lena Headey (“Imagine Me & You,” “The Brothers Grimm”) has joined the cast of CBS’ Ultra as Penny, reports Variety.

Ultra, from CBS Paramount Network TV, revolves around a female superhero who must contend with saving the world while pursuing a life as a single girl in the city. In the comic book, which parodies celebrity magazines, Ultra’s alter ego, Pearl Penalosa, is a semi-icon who graces billboards advertising popular products.

Barbara Hall will executive produce the pilot; David Engel and David Alpert are co-executive producers.

Source: Variety