Here is a trailer for TNT’s upcoming reboot of Dallas, complete with the iconic theme music, which somewhat awkwardly segues into a behind-the-scenes featurette. Veterans Larry Hagman and Patrick Duffy are front and center, joined by the new generation of Dallas – Jesse Metcalfe, Josh Henderson and Jordana Brewster. The series, written by Cynthia Cidre,premieres next summer.
Starz today released a trailer for its new drama series Boss. It stars Kelsey Grammer as the ruthless mayor of Chicago who is diagnosed with a degenerative mental condition that only he and his doctor know about. Observers describe the show as the former Frasier star’s Bryan Cranston/Michael Chiklis moment, a reference to Grammer’s transition from playing a lovable sitcom leading man to portraying a flawed hero on a dark cable series similar to the leap Cranston and Chiklis took with their Emmy-winning roles on Breaking Bad and The Shield, respectively.
Here is a first look at Cartoon Network’s ThunderCats, a reboot of the 1980s action classic. The series, about Lion-O and his battle against evil in the quest for the fabled Stones of Power, is executive produced by Sam Register (Teen Titans).
Here is a fist look at Will Ferrell’s upcoming four-episode stint on NBC’s The Office. Ferrell, introduced by the voice-over in the promo as “the new boss on The Office,” will first appear in the April 14 episode.