Given its enviable stability, CBS allows itself roughly one bet each season that dares to stray, ever so slightly, beyond its (and its audience's) comfort zone. Enter "Vegas," a powerfully cast drama…
Playboy Pilot Casting
The mix of disjointed characters brings to mind the formula for "Community." Based on that show's minimal ratings but cultish devotion, it's an assessment that qualifies as a mixed blessing…
Taylor Handley has been cast as Dennis Quaid's son on CBS' untitled Ralph Lamb-themed pilot that takes place in 1960's Las Vegas.
The image of stewardesses walking in synchronized step makes for an arresting promo, but this bird is a hollow shell whose pilot, anyway, never gets off the ground.
Critics will inevitably do some comparing-and-contrasting in appraising the fall's two early-1960s dramas, "Playboy Club" and ABC's "Pan Am," a juxtaposition that favors NBC's glossy if not wholly…
Sure, television is a collaborative business -- writers rooms, ensemble casts, crews that run like clockwork. But not everything is perfect in TV land.
The new regime at the Peacock has unveiled its overhaul of NBC's primetime sked for the 2011-12 season, with six new dramas and six laffers joining a lineup that will see a new night of comedy added…
The latest round of pilot casting reflects the demise of projects that held great promise as recently as a year ago.
It's official: Amber Heard has landed the role of Maureen on the NBC pilot "Playboy."
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