Scottish-born actor Alan Cumming (
) has been tapped to host the forthcoming season of PBS'
according to an announcement made Thursday.
The new season will start June 22, with
Inspector Lewis, Series I," a spinoff of the "Inspector Morse" series, followed by other British television mysteries.
Cumming won a Tony Award for his performance in the 1998 Broadway revival of
Recently, he starred with Dianne Wiest in an Off-Broadway production of