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Diane Kruger Signs On for FX Pilot

TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 11:  Actress Diane Kruger arrives at the "Inescapable" Premiere during the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival at Roy Thomson Hall on September 11, 2012 in Toronto, Canada.  (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Diane Kruger will star in FX's upcoming cop show The Bridge, about detectives from Texas and Mexico tracking a serial killer on both sides of the border. According to Deadline, Kruger will play Sonya North, an El Paso officer with a brusque style. The show is based on the Swedish and Danish series Broen, so it looks like the appetite for American adaptations of grizzly Nordic crime dramas has not yet been sated.

Photo: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images