Fall TV: NBC Sets Premiere Dates, Including Summer Debuts and Late Start For Community
NBC is the first broadcast network to detail its fall TV premiere plan, and, as expected, the Peacock is capitalizing on its potent Olympics platform and launching several new (Matthew Perry’s Go On, Justin Kirk’s Animal Practice) and returning (Grimm) series during the summer.
Additionally, Community‘s fourth season (its first on Fridays) won’t kick off until October. READ MORE
Exclusive: Robert Patrick Upgraded to Series Regular on ABC's Fall Thriller Last Resort
Good news for the crew of the USS Colorado: Their master chief isn’t bailing after the premiere.
ABC’s new thriller Last Resort has formally upgraded Robert Patrick, who plays the submarine’s MC Joseph Prosser, to a series regular, TVLine has learned exclusively. READ MORE
Fall TV Scoop: NBC Picks Up Comedies 1600 Penn and Animal Practice to Series
NBC has picked up two more comedies for fall, the ensemble White House farce 1600 Penn and the Justin Kirk-fronted workplace comedy Animal Practice. READ MORE
Fall TV Scoop: NBC Greenlights J.J. Abrams' Revolution, Ryan Murphy's New Normal
Capping a busy day for the Peacock net, NBC has picked up the Ryan Murphy comedy The New Normal and the J.J. Abrams-Eric Kripke thriller Revolution to series. READ MORE
Fall TV Scoop: NBC Picks Up Anne Heche-Fronted Comedy Save Me to Series
NBC is getting a jump on “upfront” week by picking up the Anne Heche-fronted comedy pilot Save Me to series.
The spiritually tinged sitcom — which received a 13-episode order — finds the former Men in Trees actress playing a woman who, after an accident, believes she is channeling God. READ MORE
Fall Preview: Check Out Alcatraz, Terra Nova, The Finder, and 5 Other New Fox Shows
Fox has officially unveiled its lineup for the 2011-12 TV season (detailed here), and joining Dr. Crankypants, a group of Gleeks, and that sexually charged pair of crime-solvers are some Dinosaur dwellers, a second adorkable Deschanel sister, a J.J. Abrams drama about a mysterious island, and more. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEOS