FOX announced their schedule and new shows for the 2013-14 television schedule today. They are launching four new dramas, including two this upcoming fall and two sometime in 2014. FOX has released trailers for Almost Human, Sleepy Hollow and Rake, which all have been placed on the schedule.
Time slot: Mondays 8 pm ET (Late Fall)
Premise: It's 2048, a time when human police officers are partnered with highly evolved human-like androids. Police Officer John Kennex (Karl Urban, Star Trek) wakes up after being in a coma for 17-months. His partner was killed, his girlfriend left him, and one of his legs was replaced with a prosthetic. When he rejects a new model android, he is partnered with an earlier robot model, Dorian (Michael Ealy, Sleeper Cell). They bond over their part-human and part-robot commonalities while fighting crime.
Check out the Almost Human trailer.
Time slot: Mondays 9 pm ET (Fall)
Premise: The show is a modern take on the classic story, Ichabod Crane, from Washington Irving. Ichabod (Tom Mison, Salmon Fishing in the Yemen) is resurrected and jumps two and a half centuries into the future to find a devastated world and he is humanity's only hope for survival. He partners with a police officer, to find that the world is on the brink of destruction and that he is humanity's last hope, forcing him to team up with Detective Abbie Mills (Nicole Beharie, Shame) to unravel a mystery that dates back to the founding fathers.
Check out the Sleepy Hollow trailer.
Time slot: Thursdays 9 pm ET (Mid-season)
Premise: Keegan Deane (Greg Kinnear, Little Miss Sunshine) is a criminal defense attorney who will take on cases that nobody else will even consider. He's charming, intelligent and has a firm belief in justice. His also an addict and his personal troubles often interfere with his professional life.
Check out the Rake trailer.
Time slot: Mid-season
Premise: The show follows the Los Angeles' Gang Task Force as it investigates and takes on the city's most dangerous gangs. The task force includes: The team leader, Sam Chapel (Terry O'Quinn, Lost), rising star Ryan Lopez (Ramon Rodriguez, The Wire), and long time team member Cassius Green (RZA, Californication).
Check out the Gang Related trailer.
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