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upfronts 2011

CBS Picks Up Two More Dramas and a Comedy [Updated]

CBS has added two more dramas and a comedy to its pickups, according to network insiders: The 2-2 (né Rookies), a cop drama from Robert De Niro's production company; Unforgettable, which stars Poppy Montgomery as an ex-detective with an iron-clad memory; and How to be a Gentleman, which stars Kevin Dillon. Man, upfronts week is the best.

UPDATE The network also picked up A Gifted Man, which stars Patrick Wilson. Jonathan Demme directed the pilot of the Susannah Grant-written series about a gifted surgeon (Wilson) whose ex-wife teaches him lessons from the afterlife.

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