TNT is going for guys this summer with a trio of action dramas it will launch after its coverage of the NBA Playoffs.
The action kicks of Sunday, June 22 at 9 p.m. with the premiere of “The Last Ship,” from exec producer Michael Bay. Eric Dane and Rhona Mitra star in the series about a Navy vessel that may be humanity’s last hope in the wake of a worldwide catatastrophe.
“Ship” will lead into “Falling Skies, the Amblin Television series from executive producer Steven Spielberg. Noah Wyle stars in the drama about the struggle against a deadly force of invaders.
In August, the net brings on “Legends,” from “Homeland” executive producers Howard Gordon and Alexander Cary and “Fringe” co-executive producer David Wilcox. “Legendds” stars Sean Bean (“Game of Thrones”) as a deep-undercover FBI agent who may be losing his grip on reality.
TNT this summer will also air new seasons of “Franklin & Bash,” “Major Crimes,” “Perception” and “Rizzoli & Isles” as well as new episodes of “Dallas.” The net will also launch Stephen Bochco’s new crime drama “Murder in the First.”