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Body of Proof Is Back With an Edgier Dana Delany, More Humor, and 'A Lot of Sex' for Someone

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BODY OF PROOF - ABC's "Body of Proof" stars Dana Delany as Dr. Megan Hunt. (ABC/BOB D'AMICO)

ABC’s Body of Proof launches its second season tonight at 10/9c, and unlike some sophomore shows that undergo a bit of tinkering, series lead Dana Delany says that outside of “hookier” cold opens to better hold onto the big Dancing With the Stars audience, this was a circumstance “where everything kind of worked, in a weird way,” so no wholesale changes were made.

Still, the eagle-eyed will spy some welcome tweaks. READ MORE


ABC Gives Body Of Proof Tuesday Slot

BODY OF PROOF - Brilliant and driven neurosurgeon Dr. Megan Hunt had it all, or so she thought. As the first female Head of Neurosurgery at a prominent Philadelphia university hospital, she never appreciated how the demands of her profession were taking a toll on her personal life until her husband divorced her and she lost custody of their then seven-year-old daughter. Still reeling from this emotional trauma, Megan soon suffered a physical one, a car accident that left her with a condition called paresthesia -- random attacks of numbness and cramping of her hands. Tragically, this condition failed to manifest itself until Megan's first trip back to the operating room. She lost control of her instruments and her patient died on the table. Megan's life as a neurosurgeon was over. (ABC/CLAIRE FOLGER)
DANA DELANY

ABC’s hourlong procedural Body of Proof starring Dana Delany will succeed Detroit 1-8-7 in the Tuesday 10 PM slot. In preparation for the move, the network last month gave the modestly rated freshman cop drama Detroit 1-8-7 a short, five-episode back order.  Body of Proof will premiere on …READ MORE