It’s been reported that on-line streaming service Hulu has commissioned J.J. ABRAMS to produce a nine-hour event series based on 11/22/63 the best-selling novel by STEPHEN KING. Published in 2011, the book centers on a high school teacher who discovers a portal into the past and attempts to change history by preventing the assassination of [...]
Premiering tonight on NBC, A TO Z might just be the most gimmick laden sitcom we’ve seen in a long time. Centered on the courtship of Andrew and Zelda (’A’ to ‘Z’, get it?), we’re told through narration that the story will detail the duration of their dating life (8 months, 3 weeks, 5 days [...]
A major hit on Brit TV, BROADCHURCH has been replicated for American television by Fox and re-branded as GRACEPOINT. Set in a small east-coastal town, the story centers on the investigation into the homicide of a young boy and how it affects the denizens of a close-knit community. DAVID TENNANT (of DR. WHO fame) reprises [...]
Considered to be one of this season’s more promising sitcoms, BAD JUDGE will make its series debut tonight on NBC. KATE WALSH stars as the titular Judge Rebecca Wright, whose penchant for hard partying and promiscuous behavior sometimes puts a crimp in the performance of her day job.
Known primarily for her dramatic performances in [...]
Returning tonight on Fox, the Golden Globe-winning sitcom BROOKLYN NINE-NINE opens its sophomore season by addressing the cliff-hanger ending it left viewers with last season. Detective Jake Peralta (ANDY SAMBERG) is back from ’suspension’ and working undercover in an FBI mafia sting as well as overcoming the awkward situation he created by admitting he has [...]
After months of teasing, the highly anticipated 13th season premiere of FAMILY GUY airs tonight on Fox. A much touted collaboration between SETH MacFARLANE and MATT GROENING, the hour-long episode is titled THE SIMPSONS GUY and centers on the GRIFFIN family as they travel from their home in Quahog to Springfield where the meet and [...]
Arguably the most anticipated new series of the season, GOTHAM on Fox. A delightfully noirish prequel to the Batman legend, the show centers on the search by a young Detective Jim Gordon (BEN McKENZIE) and his hard-boiled partner Bullock (DONAL LOGUE) for the man who killed the wealthy parents of a very young Bruce Wayne [...]
Returning tonight on Fox, the sophomore season of SLEEPY HOLLOW picks up where the series left off in January. A contemporary retelling of the classic supernatural story written by WASHINGTON IRVING in 1802, the story centers on a time transplanted Ichabod Crane trying to solve a mystery in a world he knows nothing about.
Created by [...]
Premiering tonight on NBC, THE MYSTERIES OF LAURA is based on a Spanish series adapted for an American audience and centers on NYPD Homicide Detective Laura Diamond (DEBRA MESSING), who balances her day job with her off-duty hours spent as a single mom raising ridiculously rambunctious twin sons. Her life is even more complicated in [...]
Debuting tonight on Fox,RED BAND SOCIETY is a dramatic comedy set in the pediatric ward of a large Los Angeles hospital and centers on a diverse group of teens in various stages of critical illnesses. Think THE BREAKFAST CLUB meets THE FAULT IN OUR STARS. Based on a Spanish series created by ALBERT ESPINOSA (himself [...]