Five Shows to Geek Out About in 2011


In 2010, we mourned the loss of Lost, saw Flight of the Conchords grounded for good, and watched the clock finally run out for 24. Three very different shows, but with one thing in common: All very much fit the definition of Geek TV — series that were super-addictive and obsessed over far longer than the 30 or 60 minutes they were on each week. Can anything fill the void? Here are five projects coming your way in 2011 that seem likely to inspire freakish devotion.