Inside Jerry Bruckheimer's Brain at the Eleventh Hour

Jerry Bruckheimer's remake of the British flop Eleventh Hour » 9/29/08 2:40pm 9/29/08 2:40pm has already had its share of confusion ahead of its October 9th premiere. The network had decided (a remake of the British pilot) for another episode titled "Agro." Now they say they're going back to using the original $4 million dollar pilot as the…

Jerry Bruckheimer's Evil-Science Show Plays It Safe

So we mentioned in morning spoilers the other day that Jerry Bruckheimer's oh-no-science show Eleventh Hour » 8/22/08 11:30am 8/22/08 11:30am was doing a . That is, the mad-science show's original pilot is getting pushed back to become its second or third episode, because its hard-hitting storyline about abuses of science was too dark and…

Rufus Sewell Debuts His Crazy Eyes In New Elemental Clip

It looks like Rufus Sewell's performance in Jerry Bruckheimer's new show Elemental takes a page from his work in CSI. Including the one recluse-type main character, lots of hypothetical question asking, and great musical crescendos for commercial breaks. As in the original British show, the Patrick Stewart-starring … » 5/19/08 8:40am 5/19/08 8:40am

Ass-Kicking Bodyguard Will Be A Supermodel

Not surprisingly, Jerry Bruckheimer's Eleventh Hour, on CBS, will be the guiltiest pleasure of the fall TV season. The remake of a stodgy British show, about a scientist who goes around investigating "the worst abuses of science" with his female bodyguard, will replace Patrick Stewart with Rufus Sewell (Dark City).… » 3/11/08 3:00pm 3/11/08 3:00pm

Jerry Bruckheimer Reinvents Patrick Stewart's Fear-The-Science Drama

Jerry Bruckheimer, creator of CSI, will copy Eleventh Hour, a British TV miniseries about a government scientist who investigates abuses of science, including killer viruses and stem-cell research run amok. (With his bad-ass female bodyguard in tow.) The British version starred Patrick Stewart, who went around… » 2/25/08 6:30am 2/25/08 6:30am