Dolph Lundgren is set to make his TV debut on the twenty-episode hourlong action-adventure drama series "Rescue 3" at Emmett/Furla Films and Envision Entertainment reports The Live Feed.
Lundgren will play Capt. John Mathews, a reluctant hero and career firefighter and lifeguard who leads an elite Southern Californian multi-agency task force comprised of experts in air, fire and water rescue.
Each episode revolves around a rescue involving lifeguards, firefighters and the coast guard. A Fall 2013 premiere is planned and will be syndicated through Tribune Broadcasting's various stations.