CBS picks up J.J. Abrams drama, Kat Dennings comedy

Michael-Emerson-JJ-AbramsImage Credit: Chris Hatcher/PR Photos; Albert L. Ortega/PR PhotosCBS has officially kicked off its pickup process in preparation for next week’s upfront presentation in New York. The network ordered Person of Interest, a new drama from J.J. Abrams and Bryan Burk that centers on an ex-CIA agent, presumed dead, who teams up with a mysterious billionaire to prevent violent crimes in NYC. It stars Michael Emerson and James Caviezel.

The network also gave a thumbs up to Two Broke Girls, which is from Michael Patrick King and Whitney Cummings, and follows two broke 22-year old gals in Brooklyn. It’s a multi-camera laugher that features Kat Dennings and Beth Behrs.

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Comments (13 total) Add your comment
  • Tracey

    Yes I know that Detroit 187 is on ABC but I just wanted to voice my opinion.

  • MWeyer

    What about Sarah Michelle Gellar’s “Ringer?”

  • BuffyJunkie

    Please please pick up ‘Ringer’! I need me a SMG fix!

  • Abby

    The CW should pick up The Ringer.

  • MWeyer

    Actually just heard Ringer has indeed been picked up by CW.

  • CT

    Ringer is going to CW, which is part of the CBS family

  • Smallville

    One of these two shows will only make it one season. Can you guess which one?

  • Jacob

    Can Terry O’Quinn join Persons of Interest now that Hallelujah is officially dead over at ABC? Please? Pretty pretty please?

  • MJ

    Why no word on Ringer? WTH CBS?!!

  • MJ

    WOW! I just read that CW picked-up Ringer. hmmm….

  • Jen

    It will be wonderful to see Michael Emerson again!

  • steve

    this sounds good, i’ll watch it.

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