Tomorrow's Artificial Intelligence, Today

11-Jan-08 8:00 AM by
Filed under Television, Trailers; 2 comments.

Though the following information already exists as various comments on existing threads, I perceived the pending premieres of a pair of popular pilots prompted promotion (phew!) — so to ensure our readers stay savvy and don't miss the return of these franchises, here's a timely reminder.

On Sunday, January 13th, at 8:00 PM EST, and Monday, January 14th, at 9:00 PM EST, will be Fox's two-part The Sarah Connor Chronicles, which attempts to bring the successful Terminator movie series to the small screen. The show features a strong cast that includes Thomas Dekker (Heroes) and Summer Glau (Firefly), as seen in this trailer:

Five weeks later, on Sunday, February 17th, at 9:00 PM EST, will be NBC's debut of what could be a new Knight Rider series. This two-hour movie is what's known as a "backdoor pilot": a stand-alone film that could conceivably lead to a continuing series. Trailers such as the following have not yet shown much actual movie footage, just teasers:

Each show is based on a successful license; what could possibly go wrong?

(Hat tip to Coming Soon)

2 Responses to “Tomorrow's Artificial Intelligence, Today”

  1. Ken Gagne adds:

    A reminder that tonight is the premiere of the new Knight Rider movie!

  2. Ken Gagne adds:

    Look for the nine-episode first season of The Sarah Connor Chronicles on DVD this August, says