Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Tales From TCA: Preview 'Unforgettable', '2 Broke Girls', 'A Gifted Man', 'Person of Interest'...

"Poppy Montgomery and Dylan Walsh preview Unforgettable"

Though Marilu Henner "came out" on 60 Minutes with her incredible ability to remember every fact and every detail of every event and day, don't expect CBS' new crime procedural Unforgettable to be based on the story of her life. She is consulting on the show, but in actuality the character of Carrie Wells (Poppy Montgomery) is her own entity, with a unique story to explore... [MORE]

"Michael Patrick King previews 2 Broke Girls"

"I wanted it to be as contemporary and as edgy as I believe two broke girls would be today if they were living in Williamsburg" 2 Broke Girls co-creator Michael Patrick King told television critics in Los Angeles today... [MORE]

"Patrick Wilson and Neal Baer preview A Gifted Man"

A Gifted Man has been in the news lately for "retooling" since uber-producer Neal Baer stepped in as executive producer. But today he, along with his stars Patrick Wilson, Margo Martindale, and Jennifer Ehle, took the stage in Los Angeles to address such reports directly with television critics. And the first thing he wanted to stress was that there really was no re-tooling, and in fact, Susannah Grant always planned to be involved in a bit more loose way... [MORE]

"Michael Emerson & Jonathan Nolan preview Person of Interest"

"I love crime procedurals, I always have. I love cop shows. But I was more interested in writing something that's a little more dangeous," Jonathan Nolan, who can't deny the Batman analogy, said of his new CBS drama, Person of Interest, during CBS' TCA presentation in Los Angeles earlier today. "I think Americans really enjoy those stories, but I haven't seen many [on TV] lately"... [MORE]