2015-2016 Fall Schedule NBC, CBS, ABC, FOX – With Complete Picks & Previews

 

New ABC Series

THE CATCH

The Catch ABC ELVY YOST, JAY HAYDEN, MIREILLE ENOS, DAMON DAYOUB, BETHANY JOY LENZ, JACKY IDO
photo- ABC/Craig Sjodin

From Shondaland’s Shonda Rhimes and Betsy Beers, “The Catch” is a new thriller centered on the strong, successful Alice Martin (Mireille Enos). She’s a fraud investigator who’s about to be the victim of fraud herself by her fiancé. Between her cases, she is determined to find him before it ruins her career.
“The Catch” stars Mireille Enos as Alice, Alimi Ballard as Evan, Damon Dayoub as Kieran, Jay Hayden as James, Jacky Ido as Emil, Bethany Joy Lenz as Zoe, Rose Rollins as Andie and Elvy Yost as Maria.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_oANG1XrLqA


THE FAMILY

The Family ABC ZACH GILFORD, LIAM JAMES, ALISON PILL, JOAN ALLEN, RUPERT GRAVES
photo- ABC/Jack Rowand

This thriller follows the return of a politician’s young son who was presumed dead after disappearing over a decade earlier. As the mysterious young man is welcomed back into his family, suspicions emerge — is he really who he says he is?
“The Family” stars Joan Allen as Claire, Alison Pill as Willa, Margot Bingham as Sergeant Nina Meyer, Zach Gilford as Danny, Liam James as Adam, Floriana Lima as Bridey, Madeleine Arthur  as Young Willa, Rarmian Newton as Young Danny, Rupert Graves as John and Andrew McCarthy as Hank.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bvy0QxHw21g


OF KINGS AND PROPHETS

Of Kings and Prophets MAISIE RICHARDSON-SELLERS, OLIVER RIX, RAY WINSTONE, SIMONE KESSELL
photo- ABC/Bob D’Amico

An epic Biblical saga of faith, ambition and betrayal as told through the eyes of a battle-weary king, a powerful and resentful prophet and a resourceful young shepherd on a collision course with destiny.
“Of Kings and Prophets” stars Ray Winstone as King Saul, Haaz Sleiman as Jonathan, Maisie Richardson-Sellers as Michal, Oliver Rix as David, Simone Kessell as Ahinoam, James Floyd as IshBoseth, Mohammad Bakri as Samuel and Tomer Kapon as Joab.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rycUElbrXAM


OIL

REBECCA RITTENHOUSE, CHACE CRAWFORD, DON JOHNSON, AMBER VALLETTA, SCOTT MICHAEL FOSTER
photo- ABC/Craig Sjodin

Billy and Cody Lefever dream of a new life beyond their working class roots and move to “The Bakken” in North Dakota, booming after the biggest oil discovery in American history.

They’re soon pitted against a ruthless tycoon who forces them to bet big and put everything on the line, including their marriage. “OIL” stars Don Johnson as Hap, Chace Crawford as Billy, Rebecca Rittenhouse as Cody, Delroy Lindo as Tip, Amber Valletta as Carla, Scott Michael Foster as Wick,  India de Beaufort as Jules, Yani Gellman as AJ and Caitlin Carver as Lacey.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WUrfKsGFWEg


QUANTICO

Quantico ABC
photo- ABC/Craig Sjodin

A diverse group of recruits has arrived at the FBI Quantico Base for training. They are the best, the brightest and the most vetted, so it seems impossible that one of them is suspected of masterminding the biggest attack on New York City since 9/11.
“Quantico” stars Priyanka Chopra as Alex, Dougray Scott as Liam, Jake McLaughlin as Ryan, Aunjanue Ellis as Miranda, Yasmine Al Massri as Nimah, Johanna Braddy as Shelby, Tate Ellington as Simon and Graham Rogers as Caleb.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zXRDcd_a2eg


WICKED CITY

Wicked City ABC ADAM ROTHENBERG, SARA MORNELL, GABRIEL LUNA
photo- ABC/Eric McCandless

“Wicked City” follows a unique case set in a noteworthy era of L.A. history, starting with a murder case from 1982 centered on the rock ’n’ roll, cocaine-infused revelry of the Sunset Strip. Alliances are formed between detectives, reporters, drug dealers and club-goers to solve a serial murder case.
“Wicked City” stars Ed Westwick as Kent, Erika Christensen as Betty, Adam Rothenberg as Jack, Taissa Farmiga as Karen, Gabriel Luna as Paco, Karolina Wydra as Dianne, Holley Fain as Trish, Darrell BrittGibson as Diver and Anne Winters as Vicki.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j_GTKR7hrgo


DR. KEN

Dr. Ken ABC KATE SIMSES, TISHA CAMPBELL-MARTIN, JONATHAN SLAVIN, KEN JEONG
photo- ABC/Danny Feld

Doctor-turned-actor/comedian Ken Jeong (“Community,” “The Hangover”), plays Dr. Ken, a brilliant physician with no bedside manner. He is always trying to be a good doctor as well as a good husband and dad to his two kids. However, these good intentions have a way of driving everyone crazy at work and at home. Luckily, his therapist wife, Allison, is just the right partner to keep things sane.
“Dr. Ken” stars Ken Jeong as Dr. Ken, Suzy Nakamura as Allison, Tisha Campbell-Martin as Damona, Dave Foley as Pat, Jonathan Slavin as Clark, Albert Tsai as Dave and Krista Marie Yu as Molly.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mTqGbbzxI-I


THE MUPPETS

The Muppets ABC
ABC/Andrea McCallin

The Muppets return to primetime with a contemporary, documentary-style show. For the first time ever, a series will explore the Muppets’ personal lives and relationships, both at home and at work, as well as romances, breakups, achievements, disappointments, wants and desires. This is a more adult Muppet show, for “kids” of all ages.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pfJkusicBa4


THE REAL O’NEALS

The Real O'Neals ABC NOAH GALVIN, BEBE WOOD, MARTHA PLIMPTON, MATT SHIVELY, JAY R. FERGUSON
photo- ABC/Nicole Wilder

A fresh take on a seemingly perfect Catholic family whose lives take an unexpected turn when surprising truths are revealed. Instead of ruining their family, the honesty triggers a new, messier chapter where everyone stops pretending to be perfect and actually starts being real.
“The Real O’Neals” stars Martha Plimpton as Eileen, Jay R. Ferguson as Pat, Noah Galvin as Kenny, Matthew Shively as Jimmy, Bebe Wood as Shannon and Mary Hollis Inboden as Jodi.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5FDEW9qoZ6A


UNCLE BUCK

Uncle Buck ABC JAMES LESURE, SAYID SHAHIDI, AALYRAH CALDWELL, NIA LONG, IMAN BENSON, MIKE EPPS
photo- ABC/Mitchell Haaseth

Based on the hit movie of the same name, Uncle Buck (Mike Epps) is a fun-loving but irresponsible guy who needs a job and a place to stay. By happy coincidence, his nieces’ and nephew’s nanny has just quit and his brother and sister-in-law need his help. His unconventional personality may just make him the right fit for the family and they may be the answer to his problems, too.
“Uncle Buck” stars Mike Epps as Buck, Nia Long as Alexis, James Lesure as Will, Iman Benson as Tia, Sayeed Shahidi as Miles and Aalyrah Caldwell as Maizy.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=swihz24aUHI


 

 

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Marc Eastman
Marc Eastman is the owner and operator of Are You Screening? and has been writing film reviews for over a decade, and several branches of the internet's film review world have seen his name. He is also a member of The Broadcast Film Critics Association and The Broadcast Television Journalists Association.

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