CBS Picks Up ‘Rookies’, ‘Rememberer’, ‘How To Be A Gentleman’ To Series

By | Monday May 16, 2011 @ 10:06am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

CBS just picked up three more new series: dramas Rookies, now The 2-2, which is executive produced by Robert De Niro; and The Rememberer, now Unforgettable, which stars Poppy Montgomery; and David Hornsby’s comedy How To Be a Gentleman. The … Read More »

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PILOT PANIC: Last-Minute CBS Updates

Nellie Andreeva

With CBS’ pickup for the frontrunners on the drama side, Person of Interest, and comedy side, Two Broke Girls, the next tier of contenders are rising to frontrunner status. The two locks on the hourling side seem … Read More »

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Primetime Pilot Panic: ABC & CBS Updates

Nellie Andreeva

With Fox done with its series orders and NBC pretty much done too, attention is focusing on ABC and CBS. ABC is expected to make its series pickups tomorrow. Here is the latest buzz on the two networks:

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Primetime Pilot Panic: Screenings Updates

Nellie Andreeva

The marathon pilot screenings at the broadcast networks are in full force. While they are rarely the deciding factor in the networks’ final series pickup decisions, they help solidify early standouts’ frontrunner positions and sometimes breathe life into pilots that might have been written off too soon. Here are some … Read More »

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Terry Kinney, Della Reese, Cheryl Hines Among Latest Broadcast Pilot Castings

By | Friday March 11, 2011 @ 10:45pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

Terry Kinney has joined the cast of CBS’ drama pilot Rookies, an ensemble cop show about six NYPD rookies who balance their personal lives with learning the beat on the streets of Manhattan. Kinney, repped by ICM and Brookside Artist … Read More »

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Leelee Sobieski To Star In CBS Pilot ‘Rookies’ Produced By Robert De Niro

Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: Leelee Sobieski is set to star in CBS’ drama pilot Rookies, an ensemble cop show from The Color of Money writer Richard Price, which is  executive produced by Robert De Niro and Jane Rosenthal through their Tribeca production banner. … Read More »

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James Mangold To Direct Robert De Niro- Produced Drama, More Pilots Land Helmers

Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: Feature director James Mangold has come on board to direct the CBS/CBS Studios drama pilot Rookies, an ensemble cop show from The Color of Money writer Richard Price, which is  executive produced by Robert De Niro and Jane Rosenthal … Read More »

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CBS Picks Up Cop Drama Pilot From Richard Price And Robert De Niro

Nellie Andreeva

CBS has made another drama pilot pickup, giving the green light to Rookies, an ensemble cop show from The Color of Money writer Richard Price. The project, about six NYPD rookies who balance their personal lives with learning the … Read More »

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