Thursday, November 16, 2017

NBC Sets Premiere Dates for 'Good Girls' and 'Rise'

NBC is continuing to firm up its midseason lineup today by announcing premiere dates for new original drama series Good Girls and Rise.

New drama Good Girls will debut on Monday, February 26 at 10/9c. immediately following the two-hour spring premiere of The Voice. Good Girls airing in this time slot means that the first season of The Brave will be capped at 13 episodes with a decision about its future to be made at a later date.

When three suburban moms get tired of trying to make ends meet, they decide it's time to stick up for themselves by robbing the local grocery store. But when the manager catches a glimpse of one of them and the loot is far more than they expected, it doesn't take long for the three best friends to realize the perfect getaway will be harder than they think.

The drama stars Christina Hendricks, Retta, Mae Whitman, Reno Wilson, Manny Montana, Lidya Jewett, Izzy Stannard and Matthew Lillard.

Jenna Bans created the drama. She executive produces with Dean Parisot and Jeannine Renshaw. Universal Television produces.

New drama Rise will begin its first season on Tuesday, March 13 at 10/9c., immediately following the second season finale of This Is Us. It will then move to its regular time slot at 9/8c. the following week.

When dedicated teacher and family man Lou Mazzuchelli sheds his own self-doubt and takes over the school's lackluster theater department, he galvanizes not only the faculty and students but the entire working-class town.

The drama stars Josh Radnor, Marley Shelton, Rarmian Newton, Auli'i Cravalho, Damon J. Gillespie, Ted Sutherland, Amy Forsyth, Casey Johnson, Taylor Richardson, Joseph Tippett, Shirley Rumierk and Rosie Perez.

Jason Katims created the drama. He executive produces with Michelle Lee, Jeffrey Seller, Flody Suarez and Mike Cahill. Universal Television, True Jack Productions and Seller Suarez Productions produce.