Kevin Bacon, Mindy Kaling
Fox has released trailers for its new fall series The Mindy Project, The Mob Doctor and Ben and Kate, along with previews for midseason shows The Following and The Goodwin Games.
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In The Mindy Project, The Office's Mindy Kaling stars as a young Bridget Jones-type OB/GYN trying to navigate both her personal and professional life. Dana DeLorenzo, Anna Camp, Chris Messina Zoe Jarmon and Ed Weeks also star. Ed Helms, Bill Hader and Richard Schiff guest-star. Kaling wrote the pilot and will executive-produce with Office producer Howard Klein. Airing Tuesdays at 9:30/8:30c.
Ben and Kate stars Nat Faxon as a free-spirited young guy who moves in with his type-A, tightly wound sister (Dakota Johnson) under the guise of being his niece's nanny. Lucy Punch, Maggie Jones and Echo Kellum also star. Austin Stowell will recur. Dana Fox (What Happens in Vegas) wrote the pilot and will executive-produce with Terra Nova duo Peter Chernin and Katherine Pope. Airing Tuesdays at 8:30/7:30c.
In Mob Doctor, a young female thoracic surgeon (Jordana Spiro) with Bridgeport roots is split between two worlds as she juggles her career and her lifelong debt to the South Chicago mob. William Forsythe, Zach Gilford, Jaime Lee Kirchner, James Carpinello, Floriana Lima, Zeljko Ivanek, Wendy Makkena and Jesse Lee Soffer also star. Drop Dead Diva's Josh Berman and Robert Wright wrote the pilot and will executive-produce with Justified's Michael Dinner. Airing Mondays at 9/8c.
The Following is an edge-of-your-seat thriller, in which an incarcerated, though still diabolical serial killer (James Purefoy) taunts the damaged FBI profiler (Kevin Bacon) who captured him by recruiting an army of deluded followers. Natalie Zea, Nico Tortorella, Jeananne Goossen, Shawn Ashmore, Adan Canto, Billy Brown, Kyle Catlett and Valorie Curry also star. The Vampire Diaries' Williamson wrote the pilot and will executive-produce. Premiering midseason on Mondays.
In Goodwin Games, three siblings — Becki Newton, Scott Foley and Jake Lacy — must reconnect after the death of their father, who leaves them his fortune only if they agree to his terms. How I Met Your Mother's Carter Bays and Craig Thomas executive-produce with Chris Harris, who also wrote the pilot. Felisha Terrell and Melissa Tang also star. Premiering midseason on Tuesdays.
Which of Fox's new shows will you tune in for?