Grammer, Heaton seek new laughs

COMEDY
‘Hank’
Cast: Kelsey Grammer, Melinda McGraw, David Koechner, Macey Cruthird, Ryan Wynott
Synopsis: Out-of-work industry titan forced to rediscover family.
Exec producers: Tom Werner, Tucker Cawley, Kelsey Grammer, Mike Clements
From: Bonanza Prods., McMonkey Inc., Grammnet Prods., Werner Entertainment, Warner Bros. TV
Net: ABC, 8 p.m. Wednesdays

‘The Middle’
Cast: Patricia Heaton, Neil Flynn, Eden Sher, Atticus Shaffer, Charlie McDermott
Synopsis: Middle-aged, middle-class, Midwestern parents seek happy medium with family.
Exec producers: DeAnn Heline, Eileen Heisler
From: Warner Bros. TV
Net: ABC, 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays

DRAMA
‘Eastwick’
Cast: Ashley Benson, Jon Bernthal, Veronica Cartwright, Jaime Ray Newman, Lindsay Price, Rebecca Romijn, Sara Rue, Johann Urb, Paul Gross
Synopsis: Based on “The Witches of Eastwick,” dramedy revolves around mysterious man and the three witches whose powers he awakens.
Exec producers: Maggie Friedman, David Nutter
From: Warner Bros. TV
Net: ABC, 10 p.m. Wednesdays

‘The Forgotten’
Cast: Rupert Penry-Jones, Reiko Aylesworth, Michelle Borth, Bob Stephenson, Anthony Carrigan, Rochelle Aytes
Synopsis: Amateur detectives unite to solve numerous John Doe murders.
Exec producers: Jerry Bruckheimer, Jonathan Littman, Mark Friedman, Danny Cannon
From: Bonanza Prods., Jerry Bruckheimer TV, Warner Bros. TV
Net: ABC, 10 p.m. Tuesdays

‘Human Target’
Cast: Mark Valley, Chi McBride, Jackie Earle Haley
Synopsis: Mysterious security agent for hire assumes different identities.
Exec producers: McG, Jonathan E. Steinberg, Simon West, Brad Kern
From: Bonanza Prods., Wonderland Sound and Vision, DC Comics, Warner Bros. TV
Net: Fox, midseason

‘Miami Trauma’
Cast: Jeremy Northam, Lana Parrilla, Elisabeth Harnois, Omar Gooding
Synopsis: Staff treats patients with life-threatening injuries.
Exec producers: Jerry Bruckheimer, Jonathan Littman, Jeffrey Lieber
From: Bonanza Prods., Skim Milk Prods., Jerry Bruckheimer TV, Warner Bros. TV
Net: CBS, midseason

‘Past Life’
Cast: Kelli Giddish, Nicholas Bishop, Richard Schiff, Ravi Patel
Synopsis: Psychologist draws out buried memories from patients, teams with detective to right wrongs.
Exec producers: David Hudgins, Lou Pitt
From: Bonanza Prods., Warner Bros. TV
Net: Fox, midseason

‘V’
Cast: Elizabeth Mitchell, Morris Chestnut, Joel Gretsch, Lourdes Benedicto, Logan Huffman, Laura Vandervoort, Morena Baccarin, Scott Wolf
Synopsis: Worldwide alien visits yield hope, confusion, alarm.
Exec producers: Scott Peters, Jace Hall, Yves Simoneau, Steve Pearlman
From: HD Films, Warner Bros. TV
Net: ABC, midseason

‘The Vampire Diaries’
Cast: Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley, Ian Somerhalder, Steven R. McQueen,Katerina Graham, Sara Canning, Candice Accola, Zach Roerig, Kayla Ewell, Michael Trevino
Synopsis: Good and evil vampire brothers fight for soul of young heroine.
Exec producers: Kevin Williamson, Julie Plec, Leslie Morgenstein, Bob Levy
From: Bonanza Prods., Alloy Entertainment, Warner Bros. TV, CBS TV Studios
Net: CW, 8 p.m. Thursdays

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