A look at some of the pilot scripts for US TV SF&F shows that got the green light this year
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Who says genre on TV is dead? Well, the pundits and the critics and even the network execs hem and haw that anything with seasonal arcs are too serialised for modern broadcast TV and audiences won’t commit to weekly viewing. Yet despite the naysaying, the major US broadcast networks have again picked up some ambitiously sci-fi centric shows that have us excited about what’s to come this fall.
We’ve watched Alcatraz and read the pilot scripts for several of the others so we can let you know what looks like it will be worth your while watching come September.