Krause will play a detective who finds a motel room key that unlocks the door to a secret world. The room has a variety of apparently ordinary items with mysterious powers.
The detective becomes a suspect when his daughter, played by Elle Fanning, gets lost in the room, zap2it.com reported.
The miniseries begins filming next week and is scheduled to air in December.
Millions of Getty images now available for free via embed tool
Aaron Carter is still in love with Hilary Duff