Preview New Shows from CBS

Check out some of the new shows that will be premiering this fall on CBS. I’m glad to see Rhys Darby (Flight of the Conchords) back on TV in How to be a Gentleman. He’s really an under-appreciated comedic actor.…
Weekender for 5-13-2011 through 5-15-2011

CBS canceled $#*! My Dad Says, Mad Love, and The Defenders. CBS ordered Person of Interest, a new drama from J.J. Abrams and Bryan Burk that centers on an ex-CIA agent, presumed dead, who teams up with a mysterious billionaire…
Daily for 3-7-2011

A&E’s new drama Breakout Kings premiered Sunday night to strong numbers for the cable network. The show was watched by 2.8 million people. Brothers & Sisters and Everwood alum Emily VanCamp is returning to ABC as the star of a…
Michael Emerson Joins CBS Pilot from J.J. Abrams

Lost alum Michael Emerson is set as a lead in Jonah Nolan’s CBS pilot Person Of Interest, which is being executive-produced by Lost co-creator J.J. Abrams. The project, directed by Heroes‘ David Semel, is a crime drama centered on an…
CBS Greenlights J.J. Abrams Pilot

J.J. Abrams could have another show on the air. CBS has just greenlit a pilot from Abrams’ Bad Rotbot and The Dark Knight co-writer Jonah Nolan. The show, Person of Interest, centers on an ex-CIA hitman and a scientist who…