Person of Interest is a crime drama focusing on an ex-CIA agent played by James Caviezel (The Prisoner), who teams up with a mysterious billionaire (Michael Emerson from Lost). The show is executive-produced by J.J. Abrams (Lost, Fringe).
Broke Girls is a sitcom about two broke 22-year-olds, played by Kat Dennings (Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist) and newcomer Beth Behrs, both of whom are trying to make it big in New York. The show was co-written by Sex and the City's Michael Patrick King and comedienne Whitney Cummings.
Meanwhile NBC has picked up four new comedies, while ABC are reported to have bought 12 new shows.
> The Event, Law and Order: LA cancelled
> V, Brothers and Sisters cancelled by ABC
> Chelsea Handler comedy picked up by NBC
> Charlie's Angels ordered to series for ABC
> Good Christian Belles, Pan Am join ABC lineup
> Body Of Proof, Happy Endings' renewed by ABC
> Tim Allen, Apt. 23 comedy join ABC lineup
> Treme renewed for third season by HBO
> Ringer switches from CBS to The CW