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Posted On July 10, 2014By Alyssa PandoIn Television

TV: Fox Premiere Dates for Fall 2014

While everyone is still abuzz about this year’s Emmy nominations, the Fall television schedule has quietly been released by a number of major cable networks. Everyone is mostly sticking to the same programs that have worked in the past while adding a handful of new ones. After thinning out their schedules by getting rid of a multitude of floundering shows from last year like “Back in the Game,” “Super Fun Night,” and “Friends with Better Lives,” some fresh blood is exactly what networks need for the fall season. The mostRead More
And now CBS has released their schedule so you’ll know what your parents will be tuning in for on what night. Monday night will see proven comedies “The Big Bang Theory” and “2 Broke Girls” trading off the 8pm slot while new drama “Scorpion,” starring Elyes Gabel as a genius who helps protect the US from cyber-terrorism, gets the 9pm slot. Another “NCIS” spinoff gets a Tuesday slot, and new Maggie Q investigative procedural “Stalker” shares Wednesday nights with “Survivor” and “Criminal Minds.” Thursday is an all comedy-block, including newRead More
The Hollywood Reporter reports that the upcoming CBS drama “Extant” is adding another actress to join the ranks of series regular: Grace Gummer, known for her role as Hallie on HBO’s “The Newsroom.”  “Extant” tells the story of an astronaut named Molly (Halle Berry) who, after a year in space, returns to her husband John (Goran Visnjic) and son, Ethan (Pierce Gagnon) and attempts to reconnect with them after her long absence. However, her son is more than just a normal child; he is actually a humanoid robot who John helpedRead More
Pierce Gagnon, who had his breakout role playing a young child with telekinetic powers in the critically acclaimed “Looper,” is set to play Halle Berry’s son in the upcoming summer drama, “Extant.”  THR reports that “Extant,” from executive producer Steven Spielberg and writers Greg Walker and Mickey Fisher, will be a futuristic thriller that is a balance of science fiction and family drama. Its premise is centered around a female astronaut named Molly (Berry) who is trying to reconnect with her family when she returns after a year in outer space. However, not all isRead More