Oprah is doing a series of features for the US edition of 60 Minutes.
CBS has made an order for an un-named pilot.
The project centers on the multi-generational members of a Mexican-American family with deep roots in San Diego who intertwine personally and professionally due to their powerful careers in law enforcement.
The Get is a workplace drama that centres on a team of tireless internet journalists who pursue and expose the stories of injustice using their unconventional investigative techniques in today’s anything-goes world of reporting.
Killer Instinct is the adaptation of James Patterson’s forthcoming novel as a former CIA operative who has since built a “normal” life as a gifted professor and writer who is pulled back into his old life when the NYPD needs his help to stop a serial killer on the loose.
Perfect Citizen is a drama that revolves around the former General Counsel for the NSA who, after his involvement as a whistleblower in an international scandal, embarks on a new career at a storied law firm in Boston. There, he faces the reality that while half the country thinks he’s our greatest patriot, the other half thinks he’s a traitor.
9J, 9K, and 9L is a multicamera family comedy written by Dana Klein and Mark Feuerstein, with the latter attached to star. It is inspired by a time in Feuerstein’s adult life when the actor lived in apartment 9K in the building he grew up in, sandwiched between his parents’ apartment, 9J, and his brother, sister-in-law and their baby’s apartment, 9L. The project attempts to set boundaries with his intrusive but well-meaning family.
Mission Control centres on the next generation of NASA astronauts and scientists juggling both their personal and professional lives during a critical mission with no margin for error.
Another untitled project:
The untitled project follows an elite team of investigators for the Northeast Regional U.S. Hate Crimes Unit who solve a myriad of crimes against humanity as they confront their own biases.
CBS has picked up comedy Real Life to series.
It chronicles the relationship of two 20-somethings who go from being co-workers on opposite coasts to working in the same office.
Hannah Royce’s Questionable Choices - a comedy centers on a woman who has made some interesting choices throughout her life — namely, having three different kids with three different men, but all have led her to having a very unique, loving, blended family.
Reboot of S.W.A.T. has been ordered to series.
It centres on a locally born and bred S.W.A.T. lieutenant who is torn between loyalty to the streets and duty to his fellow officers when he’s tasked to run a highly trained unit that is the last stop for solving crimes in Los Angeles.
Bothered Up revolves around an emotionally guarded African-American cop who is partnered with an emotionally available Pakistani cop. Together, they are forced to find a way to connect as they patrol a Detroit neighbourhood.
Living Biblically is based on the book The Year of Living Biblically by A.J. Jacobs.
Distefano centres on Izzy and Chris, two 20-somethings raising their newborn daughter and merging their meddling families — one Puerto Rican, one Italian.
Wisdom of the Crowd has been given a pilot order.
The project is inspired by the notion that a million minds are better than one, a tech innovator creates a cutting edge crowd-sourcing hub to solve his own daughter’s murder, as well as revolutionising crime solving in San Francisco.
9JKL (formerly 9J, 9K, 9L)
A family comedy inspired by a time in Mark Feuerstein’s adult life when he lived in apartment 9K in the building he grew up in, sandwiched between his doting parents’ apartment, 9J, and his brother, sister-in-law and their baby’s apartment, 9L, and his attempts to set boundaries with his intrusive but well-meaning family.
ME, MYSELF & I
A single-camera comedy examining one man’s life over a 50-year span. The show will focus on three distinct periods in his life – as a 14-year-old in 1991, a 40-year-old in present day, and a 65-year-old in 2042.
Sheldon Cooper is a 9-year-old genius who can figure out almost anything but his football-loving, church-going, small-town Texan family.
A former CIA operative who has since built a “normal” life as a gifted professor and writer is lured back into his old life when the NYPD needs his help to stop a serial killer. Based on the soon-to-be-published James Patterson book.
Follows the professional and personal lives of the most elite unit of Navy SEALs as they train, plan and execute the most dangerous, high stakes missions our country can ask of them.
A locally born and bred S.W.A.T. sergeant is torn between loyalty to the streets and duty to his fellow officers when he’s tasked to run a specialized tactical unit that is the last stop in law enforcement in Los Angeles. Inspired by the film of the same name.
WISDOM OF THE CROWD
Inspired by the notion that a million minds are better than one, a visionary tech innovator (Jeremy Piven) creates a cutting-edge crowdsourcing app to solve his daughter’s murder, and revolutionize crime solving in the process. Based on the Israeli format of the same name.
By The Book (produced by TBBT’s Johnny Galecki).
By the Book centres on a modern day man at a crossroads in his life who decides to live according to the Bible.
CBS FALL 2017-18 SCHEDULE
(New programs in UPPER CASE)
8-8:30 PM — The Big Bang Theory
8:30-9 PM — YOUNG SHELDON (N) (Special One Time Preview Sept. 25)
8:30-9 PM — 9JKL (Premieres Oct. 2)
9-9:30 PM — Kevin Can Wait
9:30-10 PM — ME, MYSELF & I
10-11 PM — Scorpion
8-8:30 PM — Kevin Can Wait (Starting Oct. 30)
8:30-9 PM — 9JKL
9-9:30 PM — ME, MYSELF & I (Starting Oct. 30)
9:30-10 PM — Superior Donuts (Starting Oct. 30)
10 -11 PM — Scorpion
8-9 PM — NCIS
9 -10 PM — Bull
10 -11:00 PM — NCIS: New Orleans
8-9 PM — Survivor
9-10 PM — SEAL TEAM
10-11 PM — Criminal Minds
8-11 PM, ET/ 5:00-8:00 PM, PT — NFL Thursday Night Football (Premieres Sept. 28)
8-8:30 PM — The Big Bang Theory (Starting Nov. 2)
8:30-9 PM — YOUNG SHELDON (Starting Nov. 2)
9-9:30 PM — Mom (Starting Nov. 2)
9:30-10 PM — Life I (Starting Nov. 2)
10-11 PM — S.W.A.T. (Starting Nov. 2)
8-9 PM — MacGyver
9-10 PM — Hawaii Five-0
10-11 PM –Blue Bloods
8-9 PM — Crimetime Saturday
9-10 PM — Crimetime Saturday
10-11 PM — 48 Hours
7-8 PM — 60 Minutes
8-9 PM — WISDOM OF THE CROWD
9-10 PM — NCIS: Los Angeles
10-11 PM — Madam Secretary
CBS has released their fall dates:
SUNDAY, SEPT. 24
7:30 pm 60 Minutes Season 50 (leading out of NFL doubleheader)
MONDAY, SEPT. 25
8 pm The Big Bang Theory Season 11
8:30 pm YOUNG SHELDON series preview (read our First Impression)
9 pm Kevin Can Wait Season 2
9:30 pm ME, MYSELF & I series premiere
10 pm Scorpion Season 4
TUESDAY, SEPT. 26
8 pm NCIS Season 15
9 pm Bull Season 2
10 pm NCIS: New Orleans Season 4
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 27
8 pm Survivor Season 35
9 pm SEAL TEAM series premiere
10 pm Criminal Minds Season 13
THURSDAY, SEPT. 28
8:25 pm Thursday Night Football (Bears @ Packers)
FRIDAY, SEPT. 29
8 pm MacGyver Season 2
9 pm Hawaii Five-0 Season 8
10 pm Blue Bloods Season 8
SATURDAY, SEPT. 30
10 pm 48 Hours Season 30
SUNDAY, OCT. 1
8:30 pm WISDOM OF THE CROWD series premiere (leading out of NFL doubleheader)
9:30 pm NCIS: Los Angeles Season 9
MONDAY, OCT 2
8:30 pm 9JKL series premiere
SUNDAY, OCT. 8
10 pm Madam Secretary Season 4
MONDAY, OCT. 30
8 pm Kevin Can Wait
8:30 pm 9JKL
9 pm ME. MYSELF & I
9:30 pm Superior Donuts Season 2
10 pm Scorpion
THURSDAY, NOV. 2
8 pm The Big Bang Theory
8:30 pm YOUNG SHELDON (regular time slot debut)
9 pm Mom Season 5
9:30 pm Life in Pieces Season 3
10 pm S.W.A.T. series premiere