NEW SHOWS ON CBS 2017-2018
“Instinct”: A former CIA operative (Alan Cumming), now a professor, is drawn back toward his old life when the NYPD asks him for help catching a serial killer. The show is based on a forthcoming book by James Patterson.
“SEAL Team”: Follows an elite unit of Navy SEALs as it plans and executes dangerous missions. David Boreanaz (“Bones”) stars along with Max Theriot, Neil Brown Jr., A.J. Buckley, Toni Trucks and Jessica Pare; Ben Cavell (“Justified”) is the creator.
“SWAT”: A sergeant with the LAPD’s Special Weapons and Tactics unit (Shemar Moore, “Criminal Minds”) is torn between loyalty to his team and the people he grew up with in Los Angeles. Shawn Ryan (“Timeless,” “The Shield”) is executive producing the show from writer Aaron Thomas (“CSI: NY”).
“Wisdom of the Crowd”: A tech entrepreneur (Jeremy Piven) creates a crowdsourcing app to help solve his daughter’s murder and hopes to revolutionize law enforcement in the process. Richard T. Jones, Jake Matthews, Blake Lee, Natalia Tena and Monica Potter also star.
“9JKL”: Mark Feuerstein created and stars in this show in which he plays a guy living in the New York apartment where he grew up — with his parents (Linda Lavin and Elliott Gould) in the apartment on one side and his brother and sister-in-law (David Walton, Liza Lapira) and their baby on the other.
“By the Book”: Based on A.J. Jacobs’ book “The Year of Living Biblically,” it stars Jay R. Ferguson (“The Real O’Neals,” “Mad Men”) as a man who decides to live strictly by biblical rules, which turns out to be harder than he anticipates.
“Me, Myself & I”: The single-camera show tracks the life of one man over 50 years: as a teenager in the early ’90s, a 40-year-old in the present (Bobby Moynihan) and as a 65-year-old in 2042 (John Larroquette). Dan Kopelman (“Galavant,” “Malcolm in the Middle”) created it.
“Young Sheldon”: A “Big Bang Theory” spinoff following the life of the preteen Sheldon Cooper (Iain Arimtage, “Big Little Lies”) growing up in Texas. The cast also includes Zoe Perry (“Scandal”) as Sheldon’s mother, Lance Barber as his dad and Raegan Revord and Montana Jordan as his siblings.http://www.firstcomicsnews.com/new-shows-on-cbs-2017-2018/http://www.firstcomicsnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/CBS-logo-600x257.pnghttp://www.firstcomicsnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/CBS-logo-150x64.pngMovie & TV NewsNews