ABC has released trailers for its new comedies, dramas, and reboots/revivals.
Check out the trailers for new fall and midseason series including The Mayor, The Good Doctor, The Gospel of Kevin, and Ten Days in the Valley.
The Mayor is a half-hour comedy that tells the story of a young rapper who is still waiting for his big break. Courtney Rose decides to run for mayor of his hometown as a publicity stunt but ends up winning.With
the help of his mother and friends, including Valentina, Courtney will have to overcome his hubris if he wants to transform the struggling city he loves. The series stars Brandon Micheal Hall, Lea Michele, Bernard David Jones, Marcel Spears and Yvette Nicole Brown.
The Mayor is set to air Tuesdays at 9:30 p.m. this fall.
The Good Doctor tells the story of a young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome as he joins a prestigious hospital’s surgical unit. Alone in the world and unable to personally connect with those around him, Shaun uses his extraordinary medical gifts to save lives and challenge the skepticism of his colleagues. The series stars Freddie Highmore, Antonia Thomas, Nicholas Gonzalez, Chuku Modu as Dr. Jared Kalu, Beau Garrett, Hill Harper, and Richard Schiff.
The Good Doctor will be heading to the Monday 10 p.m spot.
The Gospel of Kevin comes from Agent Carter‘s showrunners, Michele Fazekas and Tara Butters, and tells the story of a clueless, selfish man who ends up back home after losing his job. On his first night there, an unlikely celestial being named Yvette (who was Cristela Alonzo but has since been recast) appears to him and presents him with a mission – to save the world. The series stars Jason Ritter, JoAnna Garcia Swisher, J. August Richards, Chloe East, Dustin Ybarra, and India de Beaufort.
The Gospel of Kevin will be debuting Tuesdays at 10 p.m
Deception tells the story of a magician who is ruined after a scandal and offers his help to the FBI. Using every trick in the book and inventing new ones, Cameron Black will help the government catch the world’s most elusive criminals while staging the biggest illusions of his career. The series stars Jack Cutmore-Scott, Ilfenesh Hadera, Lenora Crichlow, Amaury Nolasco, Justin Chon, Laila Robins, and Vinnie Jones.
Deception is set to debut in the midseason.
For The People is the latest Shondaland addition to the ABC schedule and will be set in “The Mother Court”, the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. The series follows brand-new lawyers working for both the defense and the prosecution handling the most high-profile and high-stakes federal cases in the country – all astheir lives intersect in and out of the courtroom. For The People stars Ben Rappaport, Susannah Flood, Wesam Keesh, Regé-Jean Page, Ben Shenkman, Hope Davis, Vondie Curtis-Hall and Anna Deavere Smith.
The series is set to debut in the midseason.
Splitting Up Together is based on a Danish series and is the story of a couple whose marriage is reignited by their divorce. The series stars Jenna Fischer, Oliver Hudson, Bobby Lee, Diane Farr, Lindsay Price, Olivia Keville, Van Crosby and Sander Thomas.
Ten Days in the Valley tells the story of an overworked television producer and single mother whose life is turned upside down when her daughter goes missing in the middle of the night. The series stars Kyra Sedgwick, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Kick Gurry, Erika Christensen, Felix Solis, Josh Randall, Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Abigail Pniowsky, and Francois Battiste.
Ten Days in the Valley will be heading to Sundays at 10 p.m.
Alex, Inc., based on the podcast StartUp, follows Alex Schuman, a radio journalist,
husband and father of two who is about to do something crazy – quit his job and start his own
company. He quickly discovers it’s going to be a lot harder than he thought. Zach Braff stars, directs, and is executive producer. The series will be heading to midseason.
The Crossing tells the story of a small American fishing town that encounters refugees from a war-torn country seeking asylum. The country these people are from is America – and the war they are fleeing hasn’t happened yet. As the government tries to uncover the truth behind this mysterious migration only one thing is certain: The lives of the people here — both the townspeople and these newcomers — will never be the same. The series stars Steve Zahn, Natalie Martinez, Sandrine Holt, Rick Gomez, Jay Karnes, Marcuis Harris, Simone Kessel, Kelly Missal, Rob Campbell, Grant Harvey, Bailey Skodje, Jon D’Leo, Luc Roderique, and Tommy Bastow.
The Crossing will be debuting in the midseason.