'Instinct', 'Me, Myself & I', 'Seal Team', 'By the Book' and 3 more ordered to series at CBS

'Instinct', 'Me, Myself & I', 'Seal Team', 'By the Book' and 3 more ordered to series at CBS

CBS has officially greenlit to series seven scripted shows for the upcoming 2017-2018 TV season. 

Read the titles and official loglines below:

9JKL 

Comedy about a guy who lives in apartment 9K in the building he grew up in, sandwiched between his parents' apartment, 9J, and his brother, sister-in-law and their baby's apartment, 9L, and attempts to set boundaries with his intrusive but well-meaning family.

Cast: David Walton as Andrew, Elliott Gould as Harry, Linda Lavin as Judy 

 

Instinct

Drama based on the upcoming book by James Patterson about a former CIA operative (Cumming) who has since built a normal life as a gifted professor and writer but is pulled back into his old life when the NYPD needs his help to stop a serial killer on the loose.

Cast: Alan Cumming as Dylan Reinhart, Bojana Novakovic as Lizzie, Daniel Ings as Tracy 

Me, Myself & I 

Single-camera comedy which examines one man's life over a 50-year span: as a 14-year-old in 1991, a 40-year-old in present day and a 65-year-old in 2042.

Cast: Bobby Moynihan as Alex Riley (40), Brian Unger as Ron, Christopher Paul Richards as Justin 

 

S.W.A.T.

Reboot of the 1970s series billed as an intense, action-packed procedural following an African-American SWAT lieutenant torn between loyalty to the streets and duty to his fellow officers.

Cast: Alex Russell as Jim Street, Jay Harrington as David "Deacon" Kay, Kenny Johnson as Dominique Luca 

Seal Team

Drama which follows the lives of the elite Navy SEALs as they train, plan and execute the most dangerous, high stakes missions our country can ask.

Cast: A.J. Buckley as Sonny, David Boreanaz as Jason, Jessica Paré as Mandy 

 

Wisdom of the Crowd

Drama based on the Israeli format about a tech innovator who creates a cutting-edge crowd-sourcing hub to solve his own daughter's murder, as well as revolutionizing crime solving in San Francisco.

Cast: Blake Lee as Josh Novak, Jake Matthews as Tariq Siddiqui, Jeremy Piven as Jeffrey Tanner 

By the Book

Single-camera comedy based on A.J. Jacobs's bestselling book about a modern-day man at a crossroads in his life who decides to live according to the Bible. 

Cast: Ian Gomez as Feather Gene, Jay R. Ferguson as Chip, Lindsey Kraft as Leslie, Tony Rock as Vince