What’s on tap at L.A. Screenings

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“The 2-2”
Cast: Leelee Sobieski, Adam Goldberg, Judy Marte, Tom Reed, Stark Sands, Harold House Moore, Terry Kinney
Synopsis: Rookie cops patrol Manhattan.
Exec producers: Robert De Niro, Jane Rosenthal, Richard Price, Ken Sanzel, James Mangold
From: CBS TV Studios, Tribeca Prods.
Net: CBS, midseason

A Gifted Man
Cast: Patrick Wilson, Jennifer Ehle, Julie Benz, Liam Aiken, Margo Martindale, Afton Williamson
Synopsis: Super-surgeon’s life changes when late ex-wife visits from hereafter.
Exec producers: Susannah Grant, Jonathan Demme, Sarah Timberman, Carl Beverly, Neal Baer
From: CBS TV Studios
Net: CBS, 8 p.m. Fridays

How To Be A Gentleman
Cast: David Hornsby, Kevin Dillon, Dave Foley, Nancy Lenehan, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Rhys Darby
Synopsis: Etiquette columnist forms “Odd Couple” relationship with fitness trainer.
Exec producers: David Hornsby, Adam Chase, Ted Schachter, Joe Hipps, Modi Wiczyk
From: CBS TV Studios
Net: CBS, 8:30 p.m. Thursdays

Cast: Sarah Michelle Gellar, Kristoffer Polaha, Ioan Gruffudd, Nestor Carbonell, Tara Summers
Synopsis: Woman on the run takes over complex identity of identical twin.
Exec producers: Pam Veasey, Peter Traugott, Richard Shepard
From: CBS TV Studios, Warner Bros. TV, ABC Studios, Brillstein Entertainment
Net: CW, 9 p.m. Tuesdays


Good Christian Belles
Cast: Leslie Bibb, Kristin Chenoweth, Annie Potts, Jennifer Aspen, Miriam Shor, Marisol Nichols, Brad Beyer, Mark Deklin, David James Elliott
Synopsis: One-time “mean girl” returns to hometown after 20-year absence.
Exec producers: Darren Star, Robert Harling, Aaron Kaplan
From: ABC Studios
Net: ABC, midseason

“Man Up”
Cast: Christopher Moynihan, Mather Zickel, Dan Fogler, Teri Polo, Amanda Detmer, Henry Simmons
Synopsis: Men explore the meaning of manhood.
Exec producers: Christopher Moynihan, Victor Fresco, Ron West, Kelly Kuchak
From: ABC Studios, Tagline Television
Net: ABC, 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays

Cast: Ashley Judd, Sean Bean, Cliff Curtis, Adrianno Giannini, Nick Eversman, Tereza Voriskova
Synopsis: Former CIA agent searches for son who disappeared in Europe.
Exec producers: Gregory Poirier, Gina Matthews, Grant Scharbo, Steve Shill, James Parriott
From: ABC Studios, Stillking Films
Net: ABC, midseason

“Once Upon A Time”
Cast: Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Morrison, Robert Carlyle, Lana Parrilla, Jamie Dornan, Jared Gilmore, Josh Dallas, Raphael Sbarge
Synopsis: A woman is drawn to a town where fairy tales might unlock her past.
Exec producers: Edward Kitsis, Adam Horowitz, Steve Pearlman
From: ABC Studios
Net: ABC, 8 p.m. Sundays

Cast: Emily Van Camp, Madeleine Stowe, Gabriel Mann, Henry Czerny, Ashley Madekwe, Nick Wechsler, Josh Bowman, Christa B. Allen, Connor Paolo
Synopsis: Grown-up girl returns to hometown seeking retributions.
Exec producers: Mike Kelley, Marty Bowen, Wyck Godfrey
From: ABC Studios
Net: ABC, 10 p.m. Wednesdays

“The River”
Cast: Bruce Greenwood, Joe Anderson, Paul Blackthorne, Paulina Gaitan, Leslie Hope, Eloise Mumford, Shaun Parkes, Thomas Kretschmann, Daniel Zacapa
Synopsis: Search begins in the wake of explorer’s mysterious disappearance.
Exec producers: Steven Spielberg, Daryl Frank, Justin Falvey, Michael Green, Oren Peli, Zack Estrin, Jason Blum, Steven Schneider
From: ABC Studios
Net: ABC, midseason

Cast: Kerry Washington, Henry Ian Cusick, Columbus Short, Guillermo Diaz, Darby Stanchfield, Katie Lowes, Tony Goldwyn, Jeff Perry
Synopsis: Powerhouse consultant and staff struggle with professional, personal challenges.
Exec producers: Shonda Rhimes, Betsy Beers
From: ABC Studios
Net: ABC, midseason


“Charlie’s Angels”
Cast: Annie Ilonzeh, Minka Kelly, Rachael Taylor, Ramon Rodriguez
Synopsis: New generation of femme detective takes on Miami.
Exec producers: Alfred Gough, Miles Millar, Drew Barrymore, Leonard Goldberg, Nancy Juvonen, Marcos Siega.
From: Sony Pictures TV, Millar/Gough Ink, Flower Films, Panda Prods.
Net: ABC, 8 p.m. Thursdays

“Pan Am”
Cast: Christina Ricci, Kelli Garner, Karine Vanasse, Margot Robbie, Jonah Lotan, Michael Mosley
Synopsis: The ups and downs of the glamorous life in the 1960s skies.
Exec producers: Jack Orman, Tommy Schlamme, Nancy Hult Ganis
From: Sony Pictures TV, Jack Orman Prods., Out of the Blue Entertainment, Shoe Money Prods.
Net: ABC, 10 p.m. Sundays

Cast: Poppy Montgomery, Dylan Walsh, Kevin Rankin, Daya Vaidya, Michael Gaston
Synopsis: Detective with super-memory takes on New York.
Exec producers: Ed Redlich, John Bellucci, Sarah Timberman, Carl Beverly
From: Sony Pictures TV, Timberman/Beverly Prods., Jones Agee Prods., CBS TV Studios
Net: CBS, 10 p.m. Tuesdays


Allen Gregory
Voice Cast: Jonah Hill, Nat Faxon, French Stewart, Joy Osmanski, Cristina Pucelli, Will Forte
Synopsis: Super-intelligent 7-year-old adjusts to elementary school with his peers.
Exec producers: Jonah Hill, Andrew Mogel, Jarrad Paul, Peter Chernin, Katherine Pope, David A. Goodman
From: 20th, Chernin Entertainment
Net: Fox, 8:30 p.m. Sundays

“Apartment 23”
Cast: Krysten Ritter, Dreama Walker, Eric Andre, James Van Der Beek
Synopsis: Two women bond in Manhattan after conning each other.
Exec producers: Nahnatchka Khan, Jason Winer, Dave Hemingson, Jeff Morton
From: 20th
Net: ABC, midseason

Cast: Jason Issacs, Laura Allen, Dylan Minnette, Michaela McManus, Steve Harris, Wilmer Valderrama, Cherry Jones, BD Wong
Synopsis: Detective comes out of tragic accident living in two realities that switch whenever he goes to sleep.
Exec producers: Kyle Killen, Howard Gordon, David Slade
From: 20th
Net: NBC, midseason

“The Finder”
Cast: Geoff Stults, Michael Clarke Duncan, Saffron Burrows
Synopsis: War vet with extraordinary searching skills leads team on cases.
Exec producers: Hart Hanson, Dan Sackheim, Barry Josephson
From: 20th
Net: Fox, midseason

“Last Man Standing”
Cast: Tim Allen, Nancy Travis, Molly Ephraim, Alexandra Krosney, Kaitlyn Dever, Hector Elizondo
Synopsis: Three daughters challenge dad.
Exec producers: Jack Burditt, Tim Allen, Becky Clements, Marty Adelstein, Shawn Levy, Richard Baker, Rick Messina
From: 20th
Net: ABC, 8 p.m. Tuesdays

“Napoleon Dynamite”Voice Cast: Jon Heder, Jon Gries, Aaron Ruell, Efren Ramirez, Diedrich Bader, Tina Majorino, Sandy Martin
Synopsis: The continuing adventures of the film’s inimitable protagonist and his quirky coterie.
Exec producers: Jared Hess, Jerusha Hess, Mike Scully
From: 20th
Net: Fox, 8:30 p.m. Sundays

“New Girl”
Cast: Zooey Deschanel, Max Greenfield, Jake Johnson, Hannah Simone
Synopsis: Twentysomething moves in with three single guys.
Exec producers: Liz Meriwether, Jake Kasdan, Peter Chernin, Katherine Pope, Dave Finkel, Brett Baer
From: 20th, Chernin Entertainment
Net: Fox, 9 p.m. Tuesdays

“The Playboy Club”
Cast: Eddie Cibrian, Amber Heard, David Krumholtz, Laura Benanti, Jenna Dewan Tatum, Wes Ramsey, Naturi Naughton, Leah Renee
Synopsis: Legendary 1960s club provides backdrop for sexual, political and criminal intrigue.
Exec producers: Brian Grazer, Chad Hodge, Francie Calfo, Jason Burns, Dick Rosenzweig
From: 20th, Imagine
Net: NBC, 10 p.m. Mondays

“Terra Nova”
Cast: Jason O’Mara, Stephen Lang, Shelley Conn, Landon Liboiron, Naomi Scott, Alana Mansour, Christine Adams, Allison Miller
Synopsis: Family time-travels from 22nd century to prehistoric times to save the planet.
Exec producers: Steven Spielberg, Peter Chernin, René Echevarria, Brannon Braga, Alex Graves (pilot), Jon Cassar, Aaron Kaplan, Katherine Pope, Justin Falvey, Darryl Frank, Craig Silverstein, Kelly Marcel
From: 20th, Chernin Entertainment, DreamWorks Television, Kapital Entertainment
Net: Fox, 8 p.m. Mondays


Cast: Amanda Peet, David Walton, Joey King, Jeffrey Tambor, Margo Harshman
Synopsis: Opposites attract: single-mom lawyer and womanizing gambler.
Exec producer: Tad Quill
From: UMS
Net: NBC, midseason

“Best Friends Forever”
Cast: Jessica St. Clair, Lennon Parham, Adam Pally, Stephen Schneider
Synopsis: A woman in a relationship takes in her newly divorced best friend.
Exec producers: Jessica St. Clair, Lennon Parham, Scot Armstrong, Ravi Nandan.
From: UMS, American Work
Net: NBC, midseason

“Free Agents”
Cast: Hank Azaria, Kathryn Hahn, Mo Mandel, Natasha Leggero, Anthony Head, Al Madrigal, Joe Lo Truglio,
Synopsis: Newly single co-workers stumble into their own new relationship.
Exec producers: John Enbom, Todd Holland, Karey Burke, Kenton Allen, Chris Niel, Nira Park
From: UMS, Dark Toy, Big Talk Prods.
Net: NBC, 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays

Cast: David Guintoli, Russell Hornsby, Bitsie Tulloch, Silas Weir Mitchell, Sasha Roiz, Reggie Lee
Synopsis: Modern-day detective becomes part of elite group of hunters fighting to keep humanity safe from fairy-tale enemies.
Exec producers: Sean Hayes, Todd Milliner, Jim Kouf, David Greenwalt, Marc Buckland
From: UMS, Hazy Mills Prods.
Net: NBC, 9 p.m. Fridays

Cast: Debra Messing, Christian Borle, Katharine McPhee, Megan Hilty, Anjelica Huston, Jack Davenport
Synopsis: Behind the scenes of the creation of a Marilyn Monroe musical for Broadway.
Exec producers: Steven Spielberg, Justin Falvey, Darryl Frank, Craig Zadan, Neil Meron, Theresa Rebeck, Scott Wittman, Marc Shaiman
From: UMS, DreamWorks
Net: NBC, midseason

“Up All Night”
Cast: Christina Applegate, Will Arnett, Maya Rudoplh, James Pumphrey
Synopsis: New parents struggle with lifestyle changes.
Exec producers: Emily Spivey, Lorne Michaels, Jon Pollack
From: UMS, Broadway Video
Net: NBC, 8 p.m. Wednesdays

Cast: Whitney Cummings, Chris D’Elia, Zoe Lister-Jones, Maulik Pancholy, Rhea Seehorn
Synopsis: Gal’s relationship with her beau doesn’t make sense, except when it does.
Exec producers: Whitney Cummings, Quan Phung, Betsy Thomas, Barry Ktaz, Andy Ackerman
From: UMS, Scott Stuber Prods.
Net: NBC, 9:30 p.m. Thursdays


“2 Broke Girls”
Cast: Kat Dennings, Beth Behrs, Matthew Moy, Jonathan Kite, Garrett Morris
Synopsis: Waitresses bond as they hope to start own business.
Exec producer: Michael Patrick King
From: Warner Bros. TV, Bonanza Prods.
Net: CBS, 8:30 p.m. Mondays

Cast: Sarah Jones, Jorge Garcia, Sam Neill, Parminder Nagra, Robert Forster, Santiago Cabrera, Jonny Coyne, Jason Butler Harner
Synopsis: Prisoners from decades ago mysteriously reappear to wreak mayhem in the present.
Exec producers: J.J. Abrams, Bryan Burk, Elizabeth Sarnoff, Danny Cannon
From: Warner Bros. TV, Bad Robot Prods., Bonanza Prods.
Net: Fox, midseason

“Are You There Vodka? It’S Me, Chelsea”
Cast: Laura Prepon, Jo Koy, Angel Laketa Moore, Mark Povinelli, Natalie Morales, Lauren Lapkus, Lenny Clarke
Synopsis: Bartender lives life to the limit, unapologetically.
Exec producers: Dottie Dartland Zicklin, Julie Larson, Chelsea Handler, Tom Werner, Mike Clements, Tom Brunelle
From: Warner Bros. TV, Werner Enterainment, Borderline Amazing Prods.
Net: NBC, midseason

“Hart of Dixie”
Cast: Rachel Bilson, Jaime King, Wilson Bethel, Cress Williams, McKaley Miller, Scott Porter.
Synopsis: New York doctor moves to Alabama practice.
Exec producers: Leila Gerstein, Josh Schwartz, Stephanie Savage, Len Goldstein, Jason Ensler
From: Warner Bros. TV, Bonanza Prods., Fake Empire, CBS TV Studios
Net: CW, 9 p.m. Mondays

“I Hate My Teenage Daughter”
Cast: Jaime Pressly, Katie Finneran, Kristi Lauren, Aisha Dee, Eric Sheffer Stevens, Kevin Rahm, Chad Coleman
Synopsis: Single moms cope with their spoiled offspring
Exec producers: Sherry Bilsing-Graham, Ellen Kreamer, Andy Ackerman
From: Warner Bros. TV, Bonanza Prods.
Net: Fox, 9:30 p.m. Wednesdays

“Person Of Interest”
Cast: Jim Caviezel, Michael Emerson, Taraji P. Henson, Kevin Chapman
Synopsis: Ex-CIA agent and billionaire create expert vigilante team.
Exec producer: Jonathan Nolan, J.J. Abrams, Greg Plageman, Bryan Burk
From: Warner Bros. TV
Net: CBS, 9 p.m. Wednesdays

“Secret Circle”
Cast: Britt Robertson, Thomas Dekker, Gale Harold, Phoebe Tonkin, Jessica Parker Kennedy, Shelley Hennig, Louis Hunter, Ashley Crow, Natasha Henstridge
Synopsis: Teenage girl becomes a witch.
Exec producers: Kevin Williamson, Andrew Miller, Leslie Morgenstein, Gina Girolamo
From: CBS TV Studios, Outerbanks Entertainment, Alloy Entertainment, Warner Bros. TV
Net: CBS, 8:30 p.m. Thursdays

Cast: Jeremy Sisto, Jane Levy, Carly Chaikin, Allie Grant, Alan Tudyk, Cheryl Hines
Synopsis: City dad and daughter adjust to suburban life.
Exec producer: Emily Kapnek
From: Warner Bros. TV
Net: ABC, 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays

“Work It”
Cast: Ben Koldyke, Amaury Nolasco, Beth Lacke, John Caparulo, Rebecca Mader, Rochelle Aytes, Kate Reinders, Kirstin Eggers, Kacie Lynch
Synopsis: Guys disguise as gals to gain sales jobs.
Exec producers: Andrew Reich, Ted Cohen
From: Warner Bros. TV, Bonanza Prods., Summer School Prods.
Net: ABC, midseason


“The Firm”
Cast: TBD
Synopsis: Revisiting the protagonist from John Grisham bestseller and film 10 years later.
Exec producers: John Grisham, Lukas Reiter, John Morayniss, Michael Rosenberg, Noreen Halpern
From: Sony Pictures TV, Entertainment One, Paramount Pictures
Net: NBC, midseason

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