In an attempt to restore ratings that fell by 20% last season, the network announced shows that were heavy on established talent.
"Almost Human" comes courtesy of TV heavyweight J.J. Abrams (
Set 35 years in the future, "Almost Human" takes place in a world where police work with human-like androids to fight crime.
"Sleepy Hollow" stars Tom Minson ("Salmon Fishing in the Yemen") as Ichabod Crane in a modern re-imagining of the classic Washington Irving story. Only this time the future of humanity is at stake.
Finally, "Rake," which stars Greg Kinnear and is slated for midseason, is a legal drama that explores the nature of addiction. Kinnear plays a brilliant defense attorney whose self-destructive habits often interfere with his work life.
A trailer for the new season of
Trailer: "Almost Human"
Trailer: "Sleepy Hollow"