It’s not easy lugging around a 197 IQ. That’s the word from the cast of CBS’ Scorpion, which paid a visit to TVLine’s San Diego Comic-Con interview suite on Thursday.
A new procedural about a quartet of brainiacs who put their overstuffed beans to work for the U.S. government, Scorpion reveals that “with genius comes weakness,” star Elyes Gabel shares.
With genius apparently also comes a pretty diner waitress, played by Smash alum Katharine McPhee — though when TVLine’s Michael Ausiello sought out the scoop on any possible “first base” action between single mom Paige and ubergenius Walter, an amusing language barrier befuddled the British Gabel!
Also in this video Q&A: Onetime Terminator Robert Patrick previews his role as the “cantankerous Ed Asner” of the show, McPhee talks about playing real-life confidant to her TV son and more than one of the folks on the couch belt out a closing tune for us.