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[12/03/20 - 12:02 PM]
New CBS Drama "The Equalizer," Starring Queen Latifah, to Launch Immediately Following CBS Sports' Broadcast of "Super Bowl LV" on Feb. 7, 2021
Two weeks earlier, CBS' hit show "FBI," television's #2 drama, will air immediately following another one of television's biggest events, the NFL's AFC Championship Game, on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021.

[11/11/20 - 11:34 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, November 11
Updates include: Netflix set to land Arnold Schwarzenegger-led series; Kathleen Robertson cast in ABC's "Triage" pilot; and Adam Goldberg joins the cast of "The Equalizer" reboot at CBS.

[07/30/20 - 05:00 AM]
ViacomCBS Debuts Expanded and Enhanced CBS All Access
More than 3,500 episodes across ViacomCBS' leading portfolio of entertainment brands will now be available on CBS All Access, including popular series from BET, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon, Smithsonian Channel and more.

[05/19/20 - 12:15 PM]
CBS Unveils 2020-2021 Primetime Lineup; 3 New Series Join 23 Returning Shows
The new fall schedule features perennial strength and stability, plus big new show additions on Thursday and Sunday.

[05/08/20 - 10:00 AM]
CBS Orders New Dramas "Clarice," "The Equalizer" and New Comedy "B Positive" to Series for the 2020-2021 Broadcast Season
Additional new series for the 2020-2021 season will be announced at a later date.

[03/13/20 - 11:11 PM]
Development Update: Friday, March 13
Updates include: CBS All Access pushes "Tooning Out the News" premiere; production on nearly all broadcast pilots to be delayed or suspended; and The CW's "The 100" to complete final episode.

[03/03/20 - 11:38 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, March 3
Updates include: Syfy to call it quits on "The Magicians" after five seasons; Thomas Middleditch to star in CBS's "B Positive"; and Ryan Hansen, Aimee Carrero to lead NBC's "Someone Out There."

[02/28/20 - 11:37 PM]
Development Update: Friday, February 28
Updates include: Sophia Bush to star in "Good Sam" at CBS; Reina Hardesty set as The CW's "Maverick"; and Ben Schnetzer tapped as new lead in "Y: The Last Man" at FX.

[02/25/20 - 11:32 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, February 25
Updates include: Stella Baker to lead "The Republic of Sarah" for The CW; Mekai Curtis lands title role on "Power Book III: Raising Kanan"; and Sarah Gadon tapped for USA's "Evel."

[01/27/20 - 11:15 PM]
Development Update: Monday, January 27
Updates include: CBS gives pilot order to Queen Latifah-led "The Equalizer" reboot; HBO Max passes on comedy pilot "Delilah"; and Peacock's "Saved by the Bell" revival rounds out cast.

[11/04/19 - 11:53 PM]
Development Update: Monday, November 4
Updates include: Queen Latifah to star in "The Equalizer" reboot for CBS; Melissa George cast in "Mosquito Coast" at Apple TV+; and Anne Winters tapped for the Hulu-bound "The Orville."







EQUALIZER, THE (CBS)
Premieres Sunday, February 7
BROADCAST HISTORY:
2/7/21 - ???
STATUS:
new this winter (yet to premiere)
TIME SLOT:
sundays from 8:00 PM-9:00 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (??? episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from CBS's press release, December 2020) THE EQUALIZER is a reimagining of the classic series starring Queen Latifah ("Chicago," "Bessie") as Robyn McCall, an enigmatic woman with a mysterious background who uses her extensive skills to help those with nowhere else to turn. The cast also includes Chris Noth as William Bishop, Lorraine Toussaint as Viola "Aunt Vi" Marsette, Tory Kittles as Det. Marcus Dante, Adam Goldberg as Harry Keshegian, Liza Lapira as Melody Bayani and Laya DeLeon Hayes as Delilah.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Adam Goldberg as Harry Keshegian
· Chris Noth as William Bishop
· Laya DeLeon Hayes as Delilah
· Liza Lapira as Melody Zhao
· Lorraine Toussaint as Viola "Aunt Vi" Lascombe
· Queen Latifah as Robyn McCall
· Tory Kittles as Marcus Dante
CREW INFORMATION:
· Andrew Marlowe as CRTR/EP
· Debra Martin Chase as EP
· John Davis as EP
· John Fox as EP
· Liz Friedlander as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Queen Latifah as EP
· Richard Lindheim as EP/CRTR (Original Series)
· Shakim Compere as EP
· Terri Miller as CRTR/EP
GENRE(S):
· based on a tv series
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· CBS Television Studios
· Davis Entertainment
· Flavor Unit Entertainment
· Martin Chase Productions
· Universal Television