Kevin Costner establishes the research drama 'ISB'

Actor Kevin Costner will star and produce the new drama series of ABC ISB research.

The show, with which Costner will also write Aaron Helbing, revolves around the elite special agents of the Research Services Branch (ISB).

Agents are tasked with solving the most complex and heinous crimes committed within the diverse and majestic national parks of the West Pacific region of ISB.

Helbing, best known for Spartacus : Blood and sand and Smallville , it will also serve as showrunner .

Rod Lake, Ivan Cohen, Ken Halsband and Jon Baird are the other executive producers of the program.