Scrubs: Interns (2009– )
Directed by: Craig Gillespie
Cast: Anton Yelchin, Colin Farrell, Imogen Poots, David Tennant
Running Time: 1 hr 46 mins
Release Date: August 19, 2011
Plot: A teenager (Yelchin) begins to suspect his neighbor (Farrell) is a vampire after kids start disappearing from school.
Who’S It For? If you like horror/action, get in line. The 3D is a quality gimmick here, so that part is totally up to you.
Expectations: I never saw the first, and it’s not available on Netflix Instant, so I tried, Ok people? While I’m a fan of the cast, I really wasn’t expecting much from this end of summer flick. Plus, it’s directed by the guy who did the horror film Lars and the Real Girl … wait a minute, that’s not a horror film, that’s a quality movie. What’s going on here?
First up and the most well known of the additions is Taran Killam. The young comedian has had recurring roles on both Scrubs and How I Met Your Mother, the latter certainly helped by the fact that he’s long been in a relationship with
Lead star Zach Braff is believed to still be interested in returning for another series, but perhaps in a reduced role, as is the case with most of the other cast members who have no contract after they expired. Executive producer Bill Lawrence would also return to the show with likely reduced involvement if his new comedy series, “Cougar Town” starring Courteney Cox, is picked up by ABC.
There is still
ABC has been in talks with the show's producers about ways to lower the license fee on Scrubs, and that star Zach Braff is now believed to be interested in returning for at least a portion of the episodes.
Insiders at the net said that ABC's sales team remains high on the show, which they said remains popular with advertisers because of its upscale demographics. Scrubs hasn't been a ratings hit on ABC, but it's performed decently enough -- and the Alphabet doesn't have many half-hours in its arsenal.
As for the cast, key players John C. McGinley, Donald Faison and Neil Flynn have all landed pilots this spring -- and no thesps are signed for Scrubs beyond this year. But some of those actors are likely to return, as least on a recurring basis.
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