Kris Lemche has been cast in the CW’s upcoming ‘Tales From The Darkside’ pilot as the lead. The remake of the anthology horror series from the 1980s is written by Joe Hill and produced by Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci. The series only regular character will be Newman (Lemche), a tortured young man who acts as a guide to those who find The Darkside. With tragic secrets of his own, Newman knows the cause of the Darkside Events that form the anthology series, however he doesn’t know how to stop them. Hill, Kurtzman, Heather Kadin, Mitch Galin and Jerry Golod are executive producing the series.