Interesting pilots are emerging this time of year
Second from right is "Desperate Housewives" star Felicity Huffman, who plays a government-employed assassin in a new FOX pilot, "Boomerang."
Posted: Friday, March 8, 2013 12:00 am
The terror gripping broadcast television as viewers continue to run away — 8.6 million to “Duck Dynasty,” 13.1 million to “The Bible,” who knows how many to “House of Cards” — has meant boom times for TV's most ephemeral product: the network pilot.
The big five networks have ordered nearly 100 pilot episodes for the 2013 fall season, up significantly from last year.
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