Famous fairy tales get darker twists in the contemporary update by this clever NBC series, about to launch Season 2 under executive producers including former "Will & Grace" co-star Sean Hayes.
David Giuntoli plays a police detective who discovers he hails from a family charged with protecting the populace from evil - and evil beings - devised by the Brothers Grimm. The regular cast also includes Silas Weir Mitchell, Bitsie Tulloch and Russell Hornsby. DVD extras: two "making-of" documentaries; deleted scenes; outtakes; interactive guide. *** (Not rated: AS, P, V) (Also on Blu-ray)Copyright © 2014, Los Angeles Times