[03/11/08 - 05:37 PM] Development Update: March 10-11 Updates include: Josh Cooke, Erinn Hayes and Marley Shelton land CBS pilots; Nick Lachey plans a "Fame"-esque reality series for MTV; and Ari Schlossberg sets up "Harper's Island" at CBS.
[09/21/07 - 06:49 PM] Development Update: Week of September 17-21 Updates include: HBO orders "De La Hoya/Mayweather 24/7" sequel, HBO commits to the Will Ferrell-produced "East Bound and Down," AMC's "Mad Men" nears renewal and Jerry Bruckheimer will import "Eleventh Hour" for CBS.
DESCRIPTION: (from BBC America's web site) Scientific advances have allowed us to live longer and better than ever before, but there are those that would exploit new technologies to cause great harm. Enter Professor Ian Hood (Patrick Stewart, X-Men, Star Trek), a former physics professor recruited by the government to troubleshoot the human disasters and potential tragedies caused by modern science. Hood's acute powers of perception and incredible thirst for knowledge make him a unique weapon in the fight for good science.