CBS Lands Beverly Hills Cop Series from Eddie Murphy, Shawn Ryan: Who Will Play Axel's Son?
The original Beverly Hills Cop, Eddie Murphy, prolific producer Shawn Ryan (The Shield, Terriers) and Sony Pictures Television are developing a follow-up TV series that will revolve around Axel Foley’s son, who is also a Detroit police officer about to undergo culture shock. READ MORE
Fall TV First Impression: Shawn Ryan's Last Resort Makes a Splash
The broadcast networks have more than 20 shows debuting this fall, including a Revolution-ary drama from J.J. Abrams and Eric Kripke, a fresh take on the Green Arrow and a new comedy from Friends‘ Matthew Perry. To help you prep for it all, TVLine is offering First Impressions based on the not-for-review pilots.
First up on our list…. READ PREVIEW
Pilot Scoop: Andre Braugher Lands Lead in Shawn Ryan's Last Resort for ABC
Two-time Emmy winner Andre Braugher (Homicide, Thief) has scored a lead role in Last Resort, an ABC drama pilot being exec-produced by Shawn Ryan (The Shield, The Unit) and penned by Karl Gajdusek (Dead Like Me) … READ MORE
TVLine Items: Parks and Recreation Elects Paul Rudd, Alcatraz Meets Facts of Life and More!
We’ve got ourselves a horse race, folks! Parks and Recreation has tapped Paul Rudd to play Leslie’s opponent in Pawnee’s hotly-contested race for City Council. READ MORE
TVLine Items: NCIS Brings Out Its Dead, Shawn Ryan's ABC Pilot, Lucci Not Desperate and More
The 200th episode of NCIS, set to air in early 2012, will feature the return of some familiar (if, gulp, dead) faces. READ MORE
TVLine Items: Once Upon a Time Finds Its Cinderella, AMC's Young Rejoins B&B, and More
ABC’s new fairy tale fantasy Once Upon a Time has found its Cinderella — and as far as we know, they didn’t even need to conduct a fitting with a stray glass slipper. READ MORE
Terriers Canceled: Was Its Excellence Too Subtle For Today’s TV Viewer?
FX will not be renewing the critically acclaimed (yet woefully undersampled) Terriers for a second season, which means we may never find out which way private-eye pals Hank and Britt turned as the season finale cut to black.
That Dec. 1 season-ender was the freshman drama’s third-most watched episode, but it delivered just …READ MORE
Fox Sets Premiere Date For Shawn Ryan's The Chicago Code
Shawn Ryan’s The Chicago Code (formerly Ride-Along) will premiere on Monday, February 7, the night after Fox’s Super Bowl broadcast.
As originally announced in May, the show will air in the Monday 9/8c slot, which it was to share with the since-canceled Lone Star. Jason Clarke and Jennifer Beals star in The Chicago Code, executive produced by Ryan and Tim Minear. It follows Chicago’s most powerful and respected cops as they navigate the city’s underbelly to fight crime and expose corruption within Chicago’s notorious political machine.
By launching The Chicago Code right after the Super Bowl, Fox will certainly try use TV’s biggest promotional platform to drive viewers to the premiere the next night.
This story was originally published by Nellie Andreeva for Deadline.com.