The supernatural phenomenon begins again with a fresh crop of inspiring heroes who take on the ultimate struggle between those with extraordinary abilities and those with nefarious motives to hunt and harness their powers. Epic adventures await these newly empowered allies as they cross paths with some of the original characters, unlocking the mysterious fate of the universe and their place within it.
NBC today unveiled a new 2015-16 primetime schedule that combines popular returning series, new dramas, new comedies and season nine of the Emmy Award-winning musical competition series “The Voice.” NBC is on track to win the traditional September-to-May primetime season in adults 18-49 for the second year in a row after having gone the prior 10 years without an 18-49 win. Through 32 completed weeks of the season, NBC also ranks #1 or tied for #1 among the Big 4 networks in adults and men 18-34 and men and women 18-49.
NBC has announced another casting addition to the upcoming “Heroes Reborn” as Masi Oka will reprise his Emmy and Golden Globe-nominated role as Hiro Nakamura for a guest-starring arc in the series.
Starring Jack Coleman as the nefarious “HRG” and Zachary Levi as the series lead, “Heroes Reborn” will debut this year as a limited series reboot of the popular show.
NBC has announced that the upcoming “Heroes Reborn” has found its leading man and it’s none other than Zachary Levi. “One of my first, and fondest, memories of joining the NBC family in 2007 was having the pleasure of getting to know Tim Kring, and the cast of ‘Heroes.’ I was a fan of their collective work and always thought it was such a fantastic and fun world they got to play in,” said Levi. “With ‘Heroes: Reborn,’ I’m honored to have the opportunity to bring more of that world to life, and excited to help in offering the fans of the franchise an epic new installation of a series that made such a huge impact on entertainment.” Details on Levi’s character are being kept under wraps for the time being, though he’s said to play a key role in the mini-series. He’s only the second confirmed cast member following Jack Coleman as Noah Bennet. The original series chronicled the life-changing stories of a series of unrelated ordinary people who discovered they had superhuman abilities. As the saga unfolded, they learned …