It looks like there’s life after Scandal for Columbus Short. The disgraced actor will be starring on Fear Files, the second installment of TV One’s original horror film franchise.
According to E! who broke the story, Short will play City Councilman Harvey Jordan, “whose plan to build a football stadium in a low income neighborhood causes friction to erupt within the community. And after a deadly fire removes the last resident standing in the way of his project, people begin to question if the death was an accident or a murder planned by the Councilman. While the truth begins to haunt Jordan, he must charm Kelisia Waters (Erica Hubbard), a determined reporter in order to sway the media attention away from him.”
Fear premieres on Friday, March 13.