Tuesday, November 12, 2013

TV News - CBS Moves 'Intelligence' Premiere Date; Stevie Nicks to Appear on 'American Horror Story: Coven; Plus 6 More Updates!

Additional Updates for:
CBS' Person of Interest; TNT's Rizzoli & Isles & Perception; and Netflix's Daredevil.

In Development:
FOX's Here's Your Damn Family; ABC's Catherine the Great; and NBC's Losin' It.

CBS' Person of Interest has tapped Camryn Manheim (The Practice) and Saul Rubinek (Warehouse 13) for a story that will play out over multiple episodes. Manheim will play Diane, a devoted wife whose husband, the brilliant Arthur (Rubinek), is slowly losing his mind. The team risks putting her in danger while also relying on her to break through to her husband in order to save both of their lives.

TNT's Rizzoli & Isles and Perception will return with the final four episodes of their fourth and second seasons respectively on Tuesday, February 25 starting at 9/8c.

Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks will be making an appearance on FX's American Horror Story: Coven. Series co-creator Ryan Murphy broke the news over Twitter. No details were released on how she'll pop up on the season but Nicks and her music have been referenced several times - mostly by Lily Rabe's character, Misty.

CBS is moving up the premiere of its midseason drama series Intelligence. The upcoming series starring Josh Holloway, Marg Helgenberger and Meghan Ory originally was set to debut on Monday, February 24. Now, the series will debut with a sneak preview on Tuesday, January 7 at 9/8c. leading out of a new episode of NCIS. The drama will make its regular time slot debut on Monday, January 13 at 10/9c. Current time slot holder Hostages will wrap up its 15-episode season on Monday, January 6 with a 2-hour finale at 9/8c.

Lost and Buffy the Vampire Slayer alum Drew Goddard is in final negotiations to write and serve as showrunner on Netflix's first Marvel series Daredevil, which already has a 13 episode order.

Projects Announced in Active Development
  • ABC (1) -- Catherine the Great (script), a miniseries about the Russian empress.
  • FOX (1) -- Here's Your Damn Family (pilot ordered), a multi-cam comedy going into production with a cast-contingent deal.
  • NBC (1) -- Losin' It (script), a comedy based on the real-life experiences of YouTube star Shane Dawson.