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Take Me To the Pilot for Control: 'Heroes' Creator Tim Kring Gets Pilot Order from Fox for Another Supernatural Project Deadline.com

Tim Kring, the creator of "Heroes," has received a pilot order for "Touch," another project with a supernatural bent, reports Deadline.com.

"Touch" focuses on a dad who finds out that his mute, autistic son can predict events, the story notes.

Kring wrote the project on spec and it marks his first pilot script since "Heroes," it adds.

The project was developed internally at Chernin Entertainment with Katherine Pope, its head of television, who has a close relationship with Kring after working with him on "Heroes" at NBC and UMS, the story says.