IN: Returning stars: Speaking of zombies! Hit TV veterans who have been off the air for awhile are once again circling back: David Schwimmer has ABC’s couple-comedy Irreversible, his first sitcom pilot since Friends. Happy Days’ Henry Winkler has a semi-autobiographical comedy at ABC. Will & Grace‘s Debra Messing plays a detective with devilish kids on NBC’s Mysteries of Laura. And ex-Grey’s Anatomy star Katherine Heigl plays a maverick CIA officer NBC’s pilot State of Affairs.
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