Bono's actress daughter Eve Hewson is heading to the small screen after landing a role in Steven Soderbergh's upcoming Tv series The Knick.

The This Must Be The Place star, 22, has been cast alongside Clive Owen in the 10-part show, which is based in 1900s New York and will centre around groundbreaking surgeons and staff at Knickerbocker Hospital during a period of high mortality rates and a lack of antibiotics.

Kristen Stewart's ex-boyfriend Michael Angarano has also joined the line-up, which includes Andre Holland and Sinister's Juliet Rylance, according to

Production on the programme, which will air on America's Cinemax cable network, is due to begin in late September (13).