It's that wonderful time of year again. Cooler weather, football season, holidays and new prime-time television. Every year, so many new shows battle it out to remain on air and live long enough to return for a second season. 2013 is the year of movie stars taking on television roles. Rebel Wilson, Robin Williams, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Anna Faris and Allison Janney are just a handful of the silver screen talents filling up our DVR's this fall. Whether it be a drama or comedy, be sure to check out these hot new shows that has everyone already buzzing!
The Crazy Ones, starring Robin Williams (his first regular television role since Mork & Mindy) and Sarah Michelle Gellar takes place in Chicago and follows the lives of people who work for a powerful advertising firm called Roberts and Roberts, headed by Simon Roberts (Williams) and his daughter, Sydney (Gellar). The two appear to be extreme opposites of one another, but manage to win over clients and keep them in unique and interesting ways. Premieres: Thursday, Sep. 26 at 9/8c on CBS
Hostages, starring Toni Collette and Dylan McDermott is an American drama which is based on an Israeli series that was never produced. The family of a doctor is taken under hostage by an FBI agent. Toni Collette's character is ordered to assassinate the President in order to save her family. This suspenseful thriller has critics raving already and some say this could be one of the best new shows of the 2013-2014 lineup. Premieres: Monday, Sep. 23 at 10/9c on CBS
Mom, starring Anna Farris and Allison Janney tells the story of Christy (Farris) who plays the role of a single mother who has just recently become sober. Trying to rebuild her life in California with a fresh start, Christy and her mother tackle life's most complicated issues with a twisted sense of humor. Premieres: Monday, Sep. 23 at 9/8c on CBS
What shows are you looking forward to most?