NBC Orders Backup Scripts Of ‘After Hours’

By | Thursday April 18, 2013 @ 6:19pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Encouraging news for NBC‘s off-cycle drama pilot After Hours, which is now titled The Night Shift. I hear the network has commissioned four backup scripts from the project, produced by Sony Pictures TV. The Night Shift, an ensemble medical show about a group of Army doctors who return … Read More »

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Jill Flint Cast As Female Lead In NBC Pilot ‘After Hours’

By | Friday November 9, 2012 @ 6:00pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

Former Royal Pains co-star Jill Flint has been tapped as the female lead of another potential medical drama. Flint has been cast opposite Eoin Macken in NBC’s hourlong pilot After Hours. The Sony TV project revolves around the … Read More »

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Pilots ‘Those Who Kill’ And ‘After Hours’ Add Regulars

By | Thursday November 8, 2012 @ 8:23am PST
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: 24 alum James Morrison and Broadway actress Kerry O’Malley have been cast in the A&E drama pilot Those Who Kill. The project, an adaptation of a Danish format, revolves around police detective Catherine Jensen (Chloe Sevigny) and … Read More »

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Ken Leung To Co-Star In NBC Drama ‘After Hours’ And Other Pilot Castings

By | Tuesday November 6, 2012 @ 10:57am PST
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: Lost alum Ken Leung and Jeananne Goossen (Alcatraz) are set to co-star opposite Eoin Macken and Freddy Rodriguez in the hourlong NBC pilot After Hours. The Sony TV project revolves around the graveyard shift in the ER at San Antonio Medical Center. Leung (Rush Hour) will play Topher, a flip-flops and shorts-wearing Emergency Room doctor who was previously a surgeon on the battlefield, where he became hardened and jaded. Goossen, repped by Greene & Associates and Magnolia Entertainment, will play a beautiful and stylish resident at the hospital. Leung also is filming arcs on NBC’s Deception, CBS’ Person Of Interest and ABC’s Zero Hour.

Emily Rios (Breaking Bad) has been added to the cast of FX drama pilot The Bridge. An adaptation of a Scandinavian format, The Bridge centers on two detectives from the U.S. and Mexico — El Paso Police Homicide Detective Sonya North (Diane Kruger) and Marco Ruiz (Demian Bichir) — who must work together to hunt down a serial killer operating on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border. Rios, repped by Domain and Kass Management, will play the recurring role of Adrianna Perez, a young, diligent reporter who works at the El Paso Times. Read More »

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Freddy Rodriguez To Co-Star In NBC Pilot ‘After Hours’

By | Friday November 2, 2012 @ 11:39am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: Freddy Rodriguez is set as a lead in the hourlong NBC pilot After Hours. The Sony TV project, written/executive produced by Gabe Sachs and Jeff Judah and to be directed by Pierre Morel, revolves around the graveyard shift in the ER at San Antonio Medical Center. Rodriguez will play hospital administrator Michael Ragosa who is the new Comptroller for the Night Shift. A wannabe doctor who had to drop out of med school because of vision problems, Ragosa is a real bureaucrat for whom the bottom line seems to be everything. Rodriguez joins recently cast Eoin Macken. Read More »

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Eoin Macken To Star In NBC Pilot ‘After Hours’

By | Friday October 26, 2012 @ 5:25pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

After HoursEXCLUSIVE: In his first major U.S. TV role, Irish actor Eoin Macken has landed the lead in the hourlong NBC pilot After Hours. The Sony TV project, written/executive produced by Gabe Sachs and Jeff JudahRead More »

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Pierre Morel To Helm NBC Pilot ‘After Hours’, Jason Moore To Direct ABC’s ‘Trophy Wife’

By | Thursday October 18, 2012 @ 3:30pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: Pierre Morel, the French director who helmed the 2008 sleeper hit Taken starring Liam Neeson that spawned an even more successful sequel, is set to direct NBC’s drama pilot After Hours, from writers/executive producers Gabe Sachs and Jeff Judah. The project, produced by Sony Pictures TV, is an ensemble medical show about a group of Army doctors who return to work the night shift together at a hospital in San Antonio. Last season Morel made his pilot directing debut with ABC’s thriller Zero Hour, which went to series. Read More »

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