Yesterday we learned that NBC ordered four new shows and renewed Chuck
. Today the network has revealed that it's picking up three more new shows and renewing two bubble shows. NBC Picks Up 4 New Shows >>Parenthood
was renewed for a third season, ending months of speculation about its future. Meanwhile, Harry's Law
was picked up for a second season thanks to stellar ratings and despite universal pans by the critics. In addition, NBC has ordered new shows The Playboy Club
.The Playboy Club
is a period drama set in the 1960s about a pair of Playboy bunnies in Chicago starring Amber Heard and Eddie Cibrian.Awake
is a complex procedural from the creator of Lone Star
about a cop whose family is destroyed after a car accident. It stars Jason Isaacs, Emmy winner Cherry Jones and Wilmer Valderrama (whose That '70s Show co-star Ashton Kutcher just replaced Charlie Sheen on Two and a Half Men
is a cop drama set in a world where fairy tales are real.
These three pick-ups kill the chances of the network's other big potential new dramas like the high-profile Wonder Woman
series and 17th Precinct
from Battlestar Galactica
's Ronald D. Moore starring BSG
's Jamie Bamber, James Callis and Tricia Helfer.
Source: THR(Image courtesy of NBC)