Studio offerings in comedy and drama


“Worst Week”
Kyle Bornheimer, Erinn Hayes, Kurtwood Smith, Nancy Lenehan
Synopsis: Bumbling but well-intentioned guy tries to win over fiancee’s parents.
Exec producers: Matt Tarses, Jimmy Mulville
From: Universal Media Studios, CBS Paramount TV
Net: CBS, 9:30 p.m. Mondays

Shenae Grimes, Tristan Wilds, Lori Loughlin, Jessica Walter, AnnaLynne McCord, Dustin Milligan, Michael Steger, Jessica Stroup, Ryan Eggold, Rob Estes
Synopsis: West Beverly Hills High welcomes a new set of out-of-state siblings — and their dad as principal.
Exec producers: Gabe Sachs & Jeff Judah, Mark Piznarski (pilot)
From: CBS Paramount TV
Net: CW, 8 p.m. Tuesdays

“Harper’s Island”
Elaine Cassidy
Synopsis: Wedding celebration at secluded locale sets stage for deadly mystery.
Exec producers: Jon Turteltaub
From: CBS Paramount TV
Net: CBS, midseason


“Project Gary”
Jay Mohr, Paula Marshall, Jaime King, Ryan Malgarini, Laura Marano
Synopsis: Divorced couple juggle love lives, children and therapist.
Exec producers: Ed Yeager, Ric Swartzlander
From: ABC Studios, CBS Paramount TV, FTP Prods.
Net: CBS, 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays


“The Cleveland Show”
Voiceover cast:
Mike Henry
Synopsis: Cleveland Brown breaks out of “Family Guy” neighborhood to reunite with teenage love in a blended family.
Exec producers: Seth MacFarlane, Rich Appel, Mike Henry
From: 20th Century Fox TV
Net: Fox, midseason

“Do Not Disturb”
Jerry O’Connell, Niecy Nash, Molly Stanton, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Brando Eaton, Jolene Purdy
Synopsis: The lives of the help at a hip New York hotel.
Exec producers: Abraham Higginbotham, Howard Owens, Carolyn Bernstein, Paul Young, Peter Principato, Brian Dobbins
From: 20th Century Fox TV, Reveille, Principato-Young Prods.
Net: Fox, 9:30 p.m. Wednesdays

Eliza Dushku, Olivia Williams, Tahmoh Penikett, Fran Kranz, Dichen Lachman, Enver Gjokaj, Harry Lennix
Synopsis: Underground group erases and imprints personalities, but the walls are crumbling.
Exec producer: Joss Whedon
From: 20th Century Fox TV, Mutant Enemy
Net: Fox, midseason

“The Ex List”
Elizabeth Reaser, Rachel Boston, Adam Rothenberg, Alex Breckenridge, Amir Talai
Synopsis: Psychic tells woman to find future husband among past boyfriends in a year or be single forever.
Exec producers: Diane Ruggiero, Jonathan Levin
From: 20th Century Fox TV
Net: CBS, 9 p.m. Fridays

“Life on Mars”
Jason O’Mara, Rachelle LeFevre, Colm Meaney, Stephanie Jacobsen, Lenny Clarke, Patrick Wenk-Wolff, Richard Benjamin
Synopsis: Detective mysteriously transported back to 1973.
Exec producers: Josh Applebaum, Andre Nemec, Scott Rosenberg, Jane Featherstone, Stephen Garrett, David E. Kelley, Tommy Schlamme (pilot), Bob Breech (pilot)
From: 20th Century Fox TV, ABC Studios, David E. Kelley Prods. (pilot)
Net: ABC, 10 p.m. Thursdays


“Kath and Kim”
Molly Shannon, Selma Blair, John Michael Higgins, Mikey Day
Synopsis: Self-absorbed daughter moves back home with divorced mother. Based on Aussie hit series.
Exec producers: Michelle Nader, Paul Feig, Wil Calhoun, Mark Koops, Howard Owens, Gina Riley, Jane Turner, Rick McKenna
From: Universal Media Studios, Reveille
Net: NBC, 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays

“Untitled ‘The Office’ Spinoff”
Synopsis: TBA
Exec producers: Greg Daniels
From: Universal Media Studios, ShineReveille
Net: NBC, midseason


Cast: Ian McShane, Christopher Egan, Sebastian Stan, Allison Miller, Susanna Thompson, Wes Studi, Sarita Choudhury
Synopsis: Intricate fantasy rooted in David vs. Goliath story, taking place in a kingdom in modern times.
Exec producers: Michael Green, Francis Lawrence, Erwin Stoff
From: Universal Media Studios
Net: NBC, midseason

“Knight Rider”
Justin Bruening, Deanna Russo, Sydney Tamiia Poitier, Bruce Davison, Val Kilmer
Synopsis: The KITT car from the ’80s is updated with you-name-it technology.
Exec producers: David Bartis, Doug Liman, Gary Scott Thompson
From: Universal Media Studios
Net: NBC, 8 p.m. Wednesdays

“My Own Worst Enemy”
Christian Slater
Synopsis: Average Joe and super-secret agent share same body.
Exec producers: Jason Smilovic, David Semel
From: Universal Media Studios
Net: NBC, 10 p.m. Mondays

“The Philanthropist”
Synopsis: The world’s first vigilante philanthropist fights to bring good where good isn’t wanted.
Exec producers: Charlie Corwin
From: Universal Media Studios, Original Media
Net: NBC, midseason


“Sit Down, Shut Up”
Voiceover cast:
Will Arnett, Maria Bamford, Jason Bateman, Will Forte, Tom Kenny, Nick Kroll, Cheri Oteri, Kenan Thompson, Henry Winkler
Synopsis: Staff at high school more immature than the kids.
Exec producers: Mitchell Hurwitz, Eric Tannenbaum, Kim Tannenbaum, Bill Oakley, Josh Weinstein
From: Sony Pictures TV, 20th Century Fox TV, Granada America, Tantamount
Net: Fox, midseason


“Eleventh Hour”
Rufus Sewell, Marley Shelton
Synopsis: Biophysicist investigates scientific crises, oddities and misdeeds.
Exec producers: Jerry Bruckheimer, Jonathan Littman, Danny Cannon, Cyrus Voris, Ethan Reiff, Mick Davis, Paul Buccieri
From: Jerry Bruckheimer TV, Warner Bros. TV
Net: CBS, 10 p.m. Thursdays

Anna Torv, Joshua Jackson, John Noble, Lance Reddick, Kirk Acevedo, Mark Valley, Blair Brown, Jasika Nicole
Synopsis: Young, female FBI agent confronts strange phenomena.
Exec producers: J.J. Abrams, Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman, Bryan Burk, Jeff Pinkner, Alex Graves (pilot)
From: Warner Bros. TV, Bad Robot Prods.
Net: Fox, 9 p.m. Tuesdays

“The Mentalist”
Simon Baker, Robin Tunney, Tim Kang, Owain Yeoman, Amanda Righetti
Synopsis: Phony psychic still solves crimes as legitimately observant detective.
Exec producers: Bruno Heller, David Nutter
From: Warner Bros. TV
Net: CBS, 9 p.m. Tuesdays

“Surviving the Filthy Rich”
Joanna Garcia, Lucy Kate Hale, Ashley Newbrough, Allan Louis, Michael Cassidy, Marsha Mason
Synopsis: Yale grad tutors twin heiresses.
Exec producers: Rina Mimoun, Leslie Morgenstein, Bob Levy
From: Warner Bros. TV, CBS Paramount TV, Alloy Entertainment
Net: CW, 9 p.m. Tuesdays

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