The Order of Moriah compiles all of the requirements needed to enact their deadly plans. Peter’s (Golden Globe nominee Jason Isaacs, “Awake”) attempt at preventing the impending catastrophe thrusts him into partnership with a former foe. Lynn (Emmy Award winner Anne Heche, “Save Me”) realizes the depth of the conspiracy during her investigation into Ambassador Ridell (Golden Globe winner Regina Taylor, “I’ll Fly Away”) who is expecting a mysterious package from the States.
I love it when a plan comes tohether – and so, apparently, does Disney: Star Wars Rebels has been given a second season order ahead of Friday’s premiere of the special movie-length episode, Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion.
Awake [NBC, Thursdays, 10/9C] is one of the best of the season’s new programs, but you’d never know it from the ratings. At least when the show’s cast and creator promised a penguin, they came through with a penguin. Maybe that will help the ratings; maybe not. Still, it looks like a thoroughly entertaining hour of television.
Check out the penguin’s introduction, above, and two more intriguing clips from That’s Not My Penguin after the jump.
It seems that all the major networks saved their best shows for mid-season. In the case of NBC, they were holding back the season’s best new series, Awake [Thursdays, 10/9C] – a startlingly intelligent show about a police detective who is living two lives – in two worlds – simultaneously.