Kyle Chandler is taking over the role of Colonel Cathcart in Hulu's six-part, limited series "Catch-22."
Clooney is producing the series and will direct two episodes of the Paramount Television project.
Cathcart "takes himself very seriously," a news release said, adding that Scheisskopf is an "ambitious, humorless, inept, angry, sadistic" training commander at cadet school in California.
Luke Davies and David MichiŽd are co-writers and executive producers for the series.
Hugh Laurie will play Major de Coverley and Christopher Abbott will portray Yossarian.