Los Angeles Times

'The Night Shift' (NBC)

Midseason drama Premise: The doctors and staff who work the week hours at a San Antonio hospital try to keep one another sane in between saving lives and chafing under cost-cutting managers. Cast: Eion Macken ("Merlin"), Ken Leung ("Lost"), Freddy Rodriguez ("Six Feet Under"), Brendan Fehr ("Roswell"), Jill Flint ("Royal Pains"), Jeananne Goossen ("The Following"), Robert Bailey Jr., JR Lemon Producers: Gabe Sachs ("Freaks and Geeks," "90210"), Jeff Judah ("Freaks and Geeks," "90210"), Pierre MorelNBC