Though TV’s upfronts don’t officially get underway until next week, the flurry of leaks and announcements over the past four days has given us a strong first look at which noteworthy thesps will be gracing the 2011-12 broadcast airwaves — and which will be looking for different homes for their series or different jobs entirely. (Keep in mind there still could be last-minute changes).

A sampling:

Jorge Garcia, Sam Neill, Parminder Nagra (“Alcatraz”)
Geoff Stults, Michael Clarke Duncan, Saffron Burrows (“The Finder”)
Rob Corddry, Paula Marshall, Gabrielle Union, Alanna Ubach (“Little in Common”)
Zooey Deschanel, Damon Wayans (“New Girl”)
Jaime Pressly (“I Hate My Teenage Daughter”)

Miranda Otto, Nick Stahl, Jesse McCartney, Sarah Bolger (“Locke & Key”)
Lauren Ambrose (“Weekends at Bellevue”)
Kyle Bornheimer, Ken Howard, Diane Farr, Rick Gomez, Richard T. Jones (“Council of Dads”)
Kerry Bishe, Zach Gilford (“Iceland”)
Cheech Marin, Ana Ortiz (“Outnumbered”)
Gary Cole, Robin Givens (“Tagged”)

“Touch” with Kiefer Sutherland and “Family Album” with Rob Huebel, Mike O’Malley and Rachael Harris aren’t ready to go, but might see greenlights down the road.



Minka Kelly (“Charlie’s Angels”)
Leslie Bibb, Kristin Chenoweth,Annie Potts, Marisol Nichols, Jennifer Aspen, Miriam Shor (“Good Christian Bitches”)
Ginnifer Goodwin, Lana Parrilla, Robert Carlyle, Jennifer Morrison (“Once Upon a Time”)
Christina Ricci, Kellie Garner (“Pan Am”)
Krysten Ritter, James Van Der Beek (“Apartment 23”)
Tim Allen, Nancy Travis, Hector Elizondo (“Last Days of Man”)


Jimmy Wolk (“Georgetown”)
Sharon Horgan, Jenna Elfman, Tom Everett Scott, Frances Conroy (“Bad Mom”)
Jordana Spiro (“Lost and Found”)
Teri Polo (“Man Up”)

Kerry Washington, Henry Ian Cusick, Tony Goldwyn, Jeff Perry (“Scandal”)
Eric Roberts, Eion Bailey (“Grace”)
Jesse L. Martin, Terry O’Quinn, Frances O’Connor, Donal Logue, Della Reese (“Hallelujah”)
Orlando Jones, Angela Bassett, Bree Turner (“Identity”)
Frances Fisher, Michael Beach, Lawrence Gilliard, Jr. (“Parnters”)
Chris Egan (“Poe”)
Emily Van Camp, Ashley Madekwe (“Revenge”)
Eloise Mumford, Bruce Greenwood, Leslie Hope (“The River”)
Mo Gaffney, Cbyill Shepherd (“My Freakin’ Family”)
Malcolm Barrett, Bonnie Somerville, Jesse Bradford, Judith Light (“Other People’s Kids”)
Kyle Howard, Julie White, Adam Arkin, John C. McGinley (“Smothered”)
Alan Tudyk, Jeremy Sisto, Cheryl Hines (“Suburgatory”)
Amaury Nolasco (“Work It”)