The ‘Chase’ Is Over: NBC Pulls Bruckheimer Series

NBC has decided it’s time for “Chase” to stop running. The Jerry Bruckheimer-produced show about US Marshals has been pulled from the network’s schedule after getting outperformed by “Minute to Win it,” Entertainment Weekly reported. Watch Full Episodes of “Minute to Win It” on xfinityTV.com In “Chase’s” regular Wednesday spot this week, the game show […]

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Midseason Report Card: Kathy Bates Soars as Others Struggle

TV’s new midseason shows aren’t exactly getting off to a flying start, with one exception: “Harry’s Law.” The Kathy Bates legal drama from David E. Kelley (“Ally McBeal,” “Boston Legal,” “The Practice”) is turning out to be much more of a hero for NBC than the title character of “The Cape,” another midseason newbie that’s […]

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Winter TV Premieres: The Welcome Back Kids

The winter television season signifies a time of change. Some fall favorites will have disappeared (“The Good Guys,” “Undercovers“), others will have changed time slots (“Fringe,” “30 Rock,” “Blue Bloods“), still others are coming back after way too much time off (“Parks & Recreation,” for instance), and then there are the new shows. Midseason is […]

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Casting Quickies: ‘CSI: NY’ Scoop, ‘Good Wife’s New P.I. and More

Megan Ward, who played ‘General Hospital‘ fashionista Kate Howard, now has designs on ‘CSI: NY.’ Ward will guest-star in a February episode of the popular Friday-night procedural, Fancast has learned, as a lawyer who helps out a woman haunted by her past. Ward’s client, played by former ‘Eastwick’ witch Lindsay Price, will form a bond […]

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NBC Midseason Revamp Moves ‘Parenthood,’ ‘SVU’ and Others

Although reporting on just the NBC shows that aren’t changing time periods would take far less time, here is the Reader’s Digest version of the midseason schedule the Peacock unfurled on Monday afternoon. Summer Glau Talks Up ‘Chuck’s Firefly Reunion, ‘Cape’ Crusade For starters, ‘The Cape‘ will have a two-hour premiere on Sunday, Jan. 9, […]

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NBC Supersizes ‘Chuck,’ Gives Full-Season Order To ‘Chase’

NBC on Tuesday granted full-season orders to freshman action-drama ‘Chase‘ and the forever-on-the-bubble ‘Chuck.’ In fact, ‘Chuck’ received more than a back 9 order; NBC added 11 episodes to the spy comedy’s season, for a total of 24. NBC Orders Full Seasons Of ‘The Event,’ ‘LOLA’ and ‘Outsourced’ To date, the Jerry Bruckheimer-produced ‘Chase’ has […]

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Hot Video: The ‘Chase’ Is On For ‘House’s Jennifer Morrison

‘House’ alumna Jennifer Morrison‘s multi-pronged TV resurgence gets underway this Monday at 10/9c, when she delivers a spine-tingling turn on NBC’s ‘Chase.’ NBC’s official synopsis for the episode, titled “Paranoia,” reads like so: After a brutal murder, fugitive Faith Maples (guest star Jennifer Morrison) takes her young daughter with her on a harrowing killing spree […]

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Ratings: ‘Lone Star’ Still Not Shining, ‘Event’ Tumbles

With few Monday shows improving upon their week-ago premiere audiences, NBC’s ‘The Event‘ suffered the biggest drop – down 20 percent, to just under 9 million total viewers. ‘Lone Star’ Creator Pleads For More Viewers Similarly, all eyes were on Fox’s highly acclaimed yet tragically undersampled ‘Lone Star,’ which despite much fan campaigning failed to […]

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