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Tim Roth Cast in David Cronenberg’s TV Show

CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 20:  Actor Tim Roth attends the 65th Anniversary Party at the Agora May 21, 2012 in Cannes, France.  (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)

David Cronenberg has found his Knifeman: Tim Roth has been cast as the old-timey surgeon who turns to grave-robbing to expand the bounds of his profession, Deadline reports. The straight-to-series show doesn't have a home just yet, but surely someone will be into historical body horror from the weird mind of David Cronenberg.

Photo: Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images