Morning Static: THE FLASH, THE VIEW, AMERICAN HORROR STORY & More!

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• More Super News: Fox Gives DC Comics’ ‘Lucifer’ Adaptation Put Pilot Commitment
• Pilot Watch: ‘Problem Child’ Reboot in the Works at NBC.
• Scoop: ‘Royal Pains’ star Mark Feuerstein joins ‘Nurse Jackie’
• Rosy Ratings for ‘The View’: ‘O’Donnell’s Return Gives Show Best Season Premiere Since ’06
• Study: Primetime TV Still Mostly A Boys Club — And It’s Getting Tougher For Women
• Funny Business: Gillian Jacobs to Star in Netflix Comedy From Judd Apatow
• Idol Chatter: Adam Lambert to Judge ‘American Idol’ New York Auditions
• ‘What’s the Deal?’ 7 Actresses Vying to Star in ‘True Detective’
• Barbra Streisand Does Tonight Show, Finally Gets Her Way with a Left Profile by Sitting in Host Chair
• Must Read TV: See Neil Patrick Harris’s Very Charming Book Trailer.
• Spoiler Alert: ‘American Horror Story’ adds ‘Chloe King’ star to its freak show
• Nostalgia Alert: The CW’s ‘The Flash’ Recruits Original Star for Flashy Reunion
• Your Definitive Fall TV 2014 Primetime Calendar: Print and Download Here!
• Deal of the Day: Save big on select seasons of HBO series on DVD.

On TV Tonight: Wednesday September 17, 2014

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NET 8PM 8:30PM 9PM 9:30PM 10PM 10:30PM
ABC The Middle (R) The Goldbergs (R) Modern Family (R) Modern Family (R) Nashville (R)
CBS Big Brother Criminal Minds (R) Extant
CW Pen & Teller: Fool Us The 100 (R)
FOX Hell’s Kitchen Red Band Society The Bridge (FX)
NBC America’s Got Talent The Mysteries of Laura
Misc Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles (Bravo) Top Chef: Duels (Bravo)/td>
TNT Legends Franklin & Bash

Fall TV Preview: THE MYSTERIES OF LAURA

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Starring: Debra Messing (“Will & Grace,” “Smash”), Josh Lucas (“The Firm”), Laz Alonso (“Deception”) and Janina Gavankar (“True Blood”)

Genre: One-hour comedy-drama

Premiere Date: Sneak Preview – Wednesday, September 17, 10 p.m. / Regular Time Period Premiere – Wednesday, September 24, 8 p.m., NBC (CTV in Canada)

Direct Competition: “Survivor” (CBS), “Hell’s Kitchen” (Fox), “The Middle”/”The Goldbergs” (ABC), “Arrow” (CW)

Premise (in 140 characters or less): Laura Diamond is a cop… and a mother. How does she do it!?

Initial Reaction: I’ve never seen a pilot so unintentionally funny. “The Mysteries of Laura” is a dramedy, but whenever it actually generates a laugh, it’s not asking for it.

Conclusion: I could go on and tell you that, yes, “Laura” is as bad as it looks, or I can run off a list of the pilot’s “finest” moments. [Read more...]

Preview: GOTHAM

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Starring: Ben McKenzie (Detective James Gordon), Donal Logue (Harvey Bullock), Robin Lord Taylor (Oswald Cobblepot), Jada Pinkett Smith (Fish Mooney), David Mazouz (Bruce Wayne), Zabryna Guevara (Captain Sarah Essen), Carmen Bicondova (Selina Kyle), Erin Richards (Barbara Kean) and Sean Pertwee (Alfred)

Genre: One-hour drama

Premiere Date: Monday September 22 at 8/7c on FOX

Premise: GOTHAM is an origin story of the great DC Entertinmanet Super-Villains and vigilantes, revealing an entirely new chapter that has never been told. [Read more...]

Morning Static: THE VIEW, DAREDEVIL, SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE & More!

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• Rosie Returns to ‘The View’: A Bold, Intelligent, and Sometimes Boring Premiere
• Live From New York: Staten Island native Pete Davidson, son of 9/11 hero, joining cast of ‘Saturday Night Live’
• Super News: Scott Glenn joins ‘Daredevil’ cast as Matt Murdock’s mentor
• Pilot Watch: Jimmy Kimmel, Carson Daly Sell Comedy to ABC
• Video: ‘Cops’ Crewmember Killed In Action To Get Tribute Episode.
• 90210 Alum Alert: Luke Perry Joins CSI: Cyber in Key Role
• Spoiler: ‘Hell On Wheels’ Star, Showrunner Detail Character’s Surprise Exit
• Oh To Have Been There: Watch Conan O’Brien, Weird Al Sing at ‘The Simpsons’ 25th Anniversary Live Show
• ‘Glee’: Lea Michele Reveals She’ll Sing ‘Frozen’ Classic ‘Let It Go’
• Scoop: ‘The Mentalist’ Star to Play Benedict Arnold on ‘Turn’
• Deal of the Day: Save big on select seasons of HBO series on DVD.

On TV Tonight: Tuesday September 16, 2014

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NET 8PM 8:30PM 9PM 9:30PM 10PM 10:30PM
ABC Dancing with the Stars: The Results Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD (R) 20/20: From Hell
CBS Big Brother NCIS: Los Angeles (R) Person of Interest (R)
CW Arrow (R)
FOX Utopia New Girl The Mindy Project Sons of Anarchy (FX)
NBC America’s Got Talent (R) America’s Got Talent
MISC The Roosevelts: An Intimate History Face Off (Syfy) Finding Carter (MTV)
Tosh.0/Brickleberry (Comedy)

On TV Tonight: Monday September 15, 2014

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NET 8PM 8:30PM 9PM 9:30PM 10PM 10:30PM
ABC Dancing with the Stars Castle (R)
CBS The Big Bang Theory (R) Mom (R) Two and a Half Men (R) The Big Bang Theory (R) Under the Dome
CW Whose Line Is it… Whose Line Is it… America’s Next Top Model
FOX MasterChef
NBC American Ninja Warrior: USA vs. the World
MISC Dallas (TNT)

On TV Tonight: Sunday September 14, 2014

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NET 8PM 8:30PM 9PM 9:30PM 10PM 10:30PM
ABC Countdown to Miss America The 2015 Miss America Competition
CBS << 60 Minutes Big Brother Unforgettable Unforgettable >>
FOX The Simpsons (R) The Simpsons (R) American Dad The Strain (FX)
NBC Football Night in America Sunday Night Football: Bears at 49ers
MISC The Roosevelts: An Intimate History (PBS) Boardwalk Empire (HBO)
SHO Ray Donovan Masters of Sex

Morning Static: VERONICA MARS, HANNIBAL, HBO & More!

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• Your Definitive Fall TV 2014 Primetime Calendar: Print and Download Here!
• Spinoff Alert! ‘Shark Tank’ Companion to Be Unveiled by ABC
• Scoop: HBO Not Moving Forward With Speedman-Torv Drama Open
• Funny Business: New Comic to Anchor ‘Update’ on ‘S.N.L.’
• Teen Titans return: DC Comics near deal for Nightwing TV pilot
• Casting Coup: Ricky Gervais to peddle potions on ABC’s musical ‘Galavant’
• Trailer Park: ‘Veronica Mars’ makes fun of ‘The Newsroom’ in ‘Play It Again, Dick’ trailer.
• Chelsea Handler on Netflix series: ‘Enough with the celebrities’
• Married…With Children Spinoff Is in the Works! Find Out With Which Character
• Hannibal Season 3: Gillian Anderson Is a Full-Fledged Series Regular
• Shocker! Time Warner And CBS Chiefs Say They’re Considering Taking HBO And Showtime Direct To Consumers

On TV Tonight: Friday September 12, 2014

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NET 8PM 8:30PM 9PM 9:30PM 10PM 10:30PM
ABC Last Man Standing (R) Shark Tank (R) 20/20
CBS 48 Hours Hawaii Five-0 (R) Blue Bloods (R)
CW Masters of Illusion Whose Line Is It Anyway? America’s Next Top Model (R)
FOX Utopia Kitchen Nightmares
NBC Running Wild With Bear Grylls Dateline NBC
Misc Real Time with Bill Maher (HBO) BilL Maher: Live From D.C. (HBO)
The Knick (Cinemax)
Jonah From Tonga (HBO)