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CBS Says Moving ‘Supergirl’ to The CW Was ‘Win-Win for Everyone’

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 18, 2016 @ 9:41 AM
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It wasn’t seen as likely that Supergirl could make the transition from its prestigious CBS home to the more youth-skewing CW, but now we’ve officially taken the plunge, it remains to be seen what changes lie in store. As far as CBS was concerned, the move is “win-win,” but what took so long to hammer out a deal?

CBS Passes on ‘Nancy Drew’ Series Because It’s ‘Too Female’

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by Britt Hayes May 15, 2016 @ 12:51 PM
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Just take a moment to really soak in that headline. CBS, a major network in the United States, reportedly passed on a new Nancy Drew series because it was “too female.” Wow. In a country where women make up 51 percent of the population, it would just be totally crazy to green light a show about us. Thankfully, the contemporary update on the classic detective character is being shopped elsewhere, so hopefully they’ll find another network that doesn’t cringe at the thought of all this lady stuff.

CBS’ ‘Training Day’ and ‘MacGyver’ Reboots Ordered to Series

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 13, 2016 @ 1:15 PM
Warner Bros.
Now that one of CBS’ most visible 2016 decisions is out of the way, the eye network sets its gaze on the new crop of pickups, and what they might replace. Officially ordered to series now are a Training Day sequel with Bill Paxton as the lead, and a thrice-baked MacGyver reboot, among others.

‘Supergirl’ Gets Closer to CW Move as Season 2 Deadline Nears

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 11, 2016 @ 2:26 PM
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CBS’ Supergirl has had surprising difficulty getting Season 2 off the ground, a decision magnified by recent talk that CBS might seek either a reduced order, or potential move to The CW. Such a shift was considered unlikely at first, but now seems like a moderate possibility as the renewal deadline looms.

‘Supergirl’ Facing Major Budget Cuts for Season 2, Possible CW Move

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 4, 2016 @ 10:55 PM
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Given though it seemed such a lucrative property like CBS’ Supergirl would soar into a second season, delayed confirmation has given fans cause for concern. And with good reason, it seems, as reports suggest CBS could drastically slash the budget for Season 2, even considering a move to The CW.

CBS ‘Star Trek’ Confirms Weekly Premieres, All-Access Plans

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 3, 2016 @ 10:40 PM
Paramount
Apart from the excitement of a new TV Star Trek series on the horizon, Trekkies had to wonder how CBS might structure the new All-Access series after its network premiere. Rest assured, CBS intends to keep to the weekly model over Netflix’s binge drop, while network brass hopes to debut even more new All-Access series in the years to come.

Bryan Fuller’s CBS ‘Star Trek’ Will Film in Toronto This Fall

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 28, 2016 @ 8:59 AM
Paramount
Bryan Fuller’s new CBS Star Trek has yet to confirm any real production details beyond the creative talent involved, but the streaming sci-fi series may yet explore strange new worlds, seek out new life and new civilizations up north. We’re talking of Canada, of course, as rumor has it the new series will diverge from its predecessors with a Toronto production.

Here’s the Insane First Trailer for CBS’ Congress Alien Invasion ‘BrainDead’

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 26, 2016 @ 12:35 PM
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If ever you thought that Zoo or Under the Dome had CBS skewing a little out-there with its summer series, boy, is BrainDead going to fry your … uh, right. The new Congress-ate-my-brains alien drama starring Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Tony Shalhoub has a first trailer, from the creators of The Good Wife, no less.