Ex-Grey's Anatomy's Isaiah Washington To The 100 image

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New role.

Actor Isaiah Washington, who played Dr. Preston Burke on "Grey's Anatomy," has been cast in the CW's new thriller, "The 100," according to TV Line. Based on the soon to debut books by Kass Morgan, the series will tell the story of the lone human survivors of a nuclear war that decimated civilization. They live in a spaceship helmed by Jaha (Washington), and decide to send 100 juvenile delinquents back to Earth in an attempt to re-colonize the planet.

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