The Office's David Denman is heading to Beverly Hills. The actor has been tapped to co-star in CBS' hour long update of the Eddie Murphy drama. Described as a continuation of the movie franchise. the pilot -- from The Shield's Shawn Ryan -- centers on Axel Foley's police-officer son, Aaron, who takes down the criminal elements of the rich and famous in Beverly Hills while working to escape his famous father's shadow. Eddie Murphy will reprise his role as the wisecracking detective in the pilot and could pop up now and again should the project go to series.

... Denman will play Brad Fullmer. He's the Judge Reinhold of the potential series.