The TV Addict Quick-Hit: SLEEPY HOLLOW

In a Nutshell: Fox updates the legend of SLEEPY HOLLOW for an audience primed for a procedural-esque partnership.

When and Where: Monday’s at 9PM on FOX (Global TV in Canada).

The Good: Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci’s re-imagination of this iconic character has all the trappings of a Fox series in that is stylishly shot, slickly presented and stars a sexy relative unknown (Tom Mison’s) with a delightful British accent.

The Bad: Despite a bloody exciting opening and some interesting back-and-forth between Ichabod Crane and partner in [solving] crime Abbie Mills (Nicole Beharie), SLEEPY HOLLOW pretty much boils down to your run-of-the-mill police procedural with a twist.

The Verdict: Luckily for Fox, said aforementioned twist is a bloody cool one that will most certainly see us giving the show a second and perhaps third shot to prove that it’s more than simply a mash-up of SUPERNATURAL, GRIMM and BONES.

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