Arielle Kebbel, who previously played Lexi on The Vampire Diaries, will join ABC's drama pilot Hallelujah, as reported by TV Guide. The pilot is developed by Desperate Housewives creator Marc Cherry, revolves around a stranger who restores faith in a small town in Tennessee. The town itself is torn apart by the forces of good of evil.
The episodes of this TV Series will feature songs sung by the gospel choir.
The other casts are Jesse L. Martin and Frances O'Connor. While Kebbel will play as Veda Roman.
Arielle Kebbel previously had appeared on Gilmore Girls, Law & Order: SVU, Life Unexpected and Entourage.