Posts Tagged ‘heroes’
  • Heroes Returns for Limited Series Run
    Posted March 1st, 2014 at 12:30 pm No Comments
    Fox is bringing back 24 for a "limited series" run this May of 12 episodes. Now NBC is following that same strategy with a return to Heroes which originally aired from 2006-2010. The show was a huge hit initially - and had great fan support - up until the end of the first season and things crumbled from there both creatively and in ratings. Heroes Reborn will feature 13 episodes and air in 2015. It will focus on a brand new set of characters who discover they have powers however there wil...
  • Microsoft May Bring Back Heroes
    Posted April 28th, 2013 at 9:00 am No Comments
    Microsoft is currently considering a return for the NBC series Heroes which ran for four seasons from 2006-2010. In the past the company has considered starting up their own original programming - they tried to get Conan O'Brien for a show that would have aired through Xbox Live before he went to TBS - and Heroes could represent the start of that as they look to debut their new console late this year. The show would feature a cast of new characters with the possibility of those from the p...
  • The Latest Series Renewal Rumors
    Posted May 13th, 2010 at 12:51 pm 1 Comment
    The network "upfronts" are just a few days away...that is where each announces their slate of shows for next season. Here are a few of the latest rumors on shows that may or may not be coming back. Chuck: NBC may be picking up a fourth season for a standard 13 episodes with an option for a back nine. Chuck's ratings have not been great but they have been steady and the show carries a passionate fan base. Given the situation at NBC that made the show good enough to consider for renewal. Chuc...
  • This Season Expected To Be Heroes Last
    Posted December 3rd, 2009 at 3:54 pm 10 Comments
    While there have been no official statements regarding the future of Heroes its ratings and deterioration of fan support has it in critical condition. Recent episodes have brought series ratings lows and even though it targets the 18-49 demo with its content it has performed mediocre at best in that regard. The quality dropped like a rock after the first season and it hasn't been able to recover. It has also seen its budget continually trimmed and the latest episode had one of the most laugh...
  • Heroes Major Character to Be Killed Off
    Posted October 14th, 2009 at 4:13 pm 12 Comments
    Heroes continues to drop in the ratings and following the girl-on-girl kiss (ratings desperation) comes another supposed shocker. Ausiello reports that a major original male character in a one-time hit show is set to be killed off in the near future. Apparently this development came a surprise to the actor who only learned of this from reading the script. E Online confirms and reveals that the series in question is in fact Heroes. So what characters are in danger? Peter and Nathan, Sylar,...