3 items from 2015
CBS has debuted a trailer for Battle Creek, a new police drama from Vince Gilligan (Breaking Bad) and David Shore (House), which is set to star Josh Duhamel (Transformers) and Dean Winters (Law & Order: Svu) as two police detectives with differing views and tactics on solving crime.
Battle Creek stars Josh Duhamel and Dean Winters in a drama about two mismatched law enforcement officers whose polar opposite views of the world and crime-solving breed frustration, disdain, humor and possibly a grudging respect as they team together to clean up the hardscrabble streets of Battle Creek, Mich. Det. Russ Agnew (Dean Winters), a good but gruff, hard-boiled detective, has his world upended when strikingly handsome, charismatic Special Agent Milton Chamberlain (Josh Duhamel) opens an FBI field office at the police station and chooses Russ to be his partner.
Milt’s polished sophistication and access to unlimited state-of-the-art equipment is impressive to »
- Gary Collinson
"Breaking Bad" creator Vince Gilligan is not one to leave his fans wanting in 2015. Next month, his prequel series, "Better Call Saul," finally hits the small screen, bringing more premium cable drama to the creative freedom working on AMC allows. But can Gilligan work successful magic on network TV where he'll have to consider advertisers, network affiliates, and having to deliver cuss-and-sex-free entertainment? We're about to find out. "Battle Creek" finds Gilligan teaming with "House" creator David Shore for a show about a pair of detectives working the beat in the titular Michigan city. It's definitely far more mainstream than "Breaking Bad," and it even seems somehow less edgy than "House." But there are a couple of things to note: Bryan Singer directed the pilot, which suggests there's much more here than meets the eye, and the cast isn't too shabby, with Josh Duhamel, Dean Winters, Janet McTeer, and Kal. »
- Kevin Jagernauth
Every year, TV networks trot out a raft of new offerings to compete for viewers’ eyeballs — an increasingly difficult task, given the ever-growing number of options available to the public. But even in what some have dubbed the new Golden Age of Television, there are bound to be some shows that are less deserving of your time than others.
In 2015, the viewing public will be faced with choices that include, not one, but two new shows from “Breaking Bad” creator Vince Gilligan; an update on iconic sitcom “The Odd Couple;” and a comedy starring “Saturday Night Live” alum Will Forte »
- Wrap TV Team
3 items from 2015
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