When Cote de Pablo announced she was leaving “NCIS,” fans were up in arms. The long-running drama, which still pulls in about 20 million viewers an episode, will say goodbye to her character Ziva in the beginning of the upcoming eleventh season and at the Television Critics Association Summer 2013 press tour, CBS CEO Les Moonves addressed the cast shakeup.
We’ve seen the pilots of CBS’s new shows, and while they’re not for review (things often change drastically before the shows are set to premiere), we do want to share our first reactions to what’s coming in the fall and midseason. This quick guide is designed to get you excited for some new shows … and to warn you to curb your enthusiasm for others.
My colleagues and I watched CBS’s new shows. Here’s our first impressions.