Bergen's main competition will be her son, portrayed by Limitless actor Jack McDorman who hosts his own conservative morning news show, Entertainment Weekly reported. Jay Hernandez plays Thomas Magnum, a decorated former Navy SEAL who returns from Afghanistan to use his military skills to become a private investigator. Stephen Hill plays TC.
On Sunday, after 60 Minutes, a new drama, God Friended Me, will star Brandon Micheal Hall (The Mayor) as an atheist who accepts a friend request from a social-media account calling itself God, an act that leads to his helping people in need. Starring Missy Peregrym as Maggie Bell and Zeeko Zaki as Omar Adom, this fast-paced drama goes inside the NY office of the Federal Bureau Of Investigation and highlights the talents, intellect and technical expertise of the bureau's agents.
MONDAY: 8 p.m., "The Neighborhood;" 8:30 p.m., "Happy Together;" 9 p.m., "Magnum P.I.;" 10 p.m., "Bull".
On Tuesdays, Bull's former berth between NCIS and NCIS: New Orleans will be filled by Federal Bureau of Investigation, a new procedural from University of Pennsylvania grad Dick Wolf, who also has four shows on NBC this fall: Chicago Med, Chicago Fire, Chicago P.D.
Michigan State University reaches $500 million settlement with Larry Nassar victims
Michigan State University has settled hundreds of lawsuits filed against it by the survivors of Larry Nassar's sexual assaults. The agreement states that there will be no confidentiality agreements or non-disclosure agreements attached to the settlement.
"FBI" will be the first Wolf-produced network show since 2003 that's not on NBC.
"God Friended Me" gets the prime slot after "60 Minutes". The network also canceled "Scorpion" and Kevin James' "Kevin Can Wait".
"The Big Bang Theory" enters its 12th year this fall, and is still a draw: This season's finale, in which the Amy and Sheldon characters Wednesday, was the most-watched show last week.
Two other new dramas, The Code and The Red Line, and new comedy Fam will be held for midseason, along with returning shows Instinct, Elementary, Man with a Plan, and Life. Along with Noah Wyle, the series stars include Howard Charles and Emayatzy Corinealdi.
THURSDAY: 8-8:30, "The Big Bang Theory"; 8:30-9, "Young Sheldon"; 9-9:30, "Mom"; 9:30-10, "Murphy Brown"; 10-11, "S.W.A.T".