When the witness to a murder is killed while giving testimony from a secure location, things don’t look good for Captain Maldonado in Blood Brothers tonight’s episode of Almost Human (Fox, Mondays, 8/7C). And when the identity of the killer becomes known, things get even dicier. Also, a psychic!
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Tonight’s series premiere of Almost Human (Fox, 8/7C, then Mondays, 8/7C) is a bang-up hour of buddy/cop tropes transplanted thirty-five years into the future, where all human police officers and detectives must be paired with android partners. The result is news kinds of technology, hence new kinds of crimes and new methods of fighting them – and even a new kind of cops.
Continue reading Almost Human Works a Unique Angle – What If a Cop’s Android Partner is Too Human?
The idea of teaming a human cop with a robot/android partner isn’t new; there have been a couple of high profile attempts in the past: Mann and Machine on the drama side, and Holmes & Yoyo on the comedy side just off the top of my head. Fox’s Almost Human (Sunday, 8/7C)then Mondays, 8/7C) is, to my mind, not only the best of this unusual sub-genre, it’s one of the best new shows of the Fall 2013 season.
Three of the biggest reasons are the excellent writing and the presence of Karl Urban and Michael Ealy as the human/android partnership. Urban and Ealy recently talked with a group of journalists/bloggers about the show.
Continue reading Robot & Human Relations – Karl Urban and Michael Ealy Talk Almost Human!
After a five season run on Fringe, J.H. Wyman and J.J. Abrams have, in Almost Human (Fox, Sunday, 8/7C – then Mondays, 8/7C) one of the season’s best new shows – and a potential hit paired with Fox’s Sleepy Hollow on Monday nights.
Recently series creator/showrunner J.H. ‘Joel’ Wyman and executive producer J.J. Abrams talked about what makes the series compelling – and different.
Continue reading J.H. Wyman & J.J. Abrams On What Makes Almost Human’s Man and Machine Compelling!
John Larroquette, best known for playing horndog night court prosecutor Dan Fielding on NBC’s long-running half-hour comedy Night Court, will recur on Fox’s Almost Human as Nigel – a brilliant, likable, kinda broken robotics genius. Larroquette won four Emmys for his work on Night Court, another for a guest starring role on The Practice, and a Tony Award for his Broadway debut in How to Succeed In Business Without Really Trying.
Almost Human pairs a human cop, John Kennex (Karl Urban) with an android partner, Dorian (Michael Ealy) thirty years in the future. For further details, check out the press release after the jump. Almost Human premieres following the NFL game, Sunday, November 17th (8/7C) before moving into its regular timeslot the following night (8/7C).
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Fox has moved Almost Human’s premiere from November 4th to make it a two-night event and goose its potential audience by scheduling its first episode immediately after NFL on Fox on Sunday, November 17th. The series will then premiere in its regular timeslot on Monday, November 18th at 8/7C.
Bones, which usually airs in the 8/7C timeslot on Mondays will move to Fridays on November 15th. Returning half-hour comedy Raising Hope will return for its fourth season premiere airing of two episodes following Bones on the 15th. Follow the jump for the press release – including schedule updates.
Continue reading Fox Changes Almost Human Premiere to Two-Night Event! Bones Moves! Raising Hope Returns!
Fox’s Almost Human – a futuristic cop/buddy series featuring human and android detective partners played by Karl Urban and Michael Ealy – will be previewed in an extended first look during tonight’s much anticipated episode of Bones, The Woman in White, in which FBI Special Agent Booth Seeley and forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan (finally) get married.
The Almost Human extended preview will air simultaneously across all of Fox’s digital and social media platforms incluing Hulu, the Fox Now app, FOX.com/AlmostHuman, the official ALMOST HUMAN Facebook page (Facebook.com/AlmostHumanFOX), Twitter (@AlmostHumanFOX) and FOX affiliate websites.
For further details, check out the press release after the jump.
Continue reading Fox’s Almost Human Gets Extended Preview Tonight During Wedding Episode of Bones!
If you love Fox programs like Bones, The Following, American Dad, Bob’s Burgers and The Simpsons; if you’re looking forward to Almost Human, Axe Cop and Sleepy Hollow with the glee (the emotion, not the show), then FoxFanfare 2013 will have something you – panels, signings, Con-exclusive screenings and more. Plus: Pizza!
To find out where the Fox fun is at, follow the jump for details.
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