THR.com: NBC is pulling the plug on J.J. Abrams' spy series Undercovers. The network is declining to pick up a full season of the show.
Undercovers will air three more episodes in the coming weeks. The addition three episodes in the can "will likely" air at some point, but there's no date set.
Undercovers broke the mold by casting two black leads as the show's main characters. But middling reviews and declining ratings made the show increasingly destined for the chopping block. Labels: Cancelled, NBC, Season 1, TV, Undercovers
Harry Lennix is to make a guest appearance in a forthcoming episode of NBC spy drama Undercovers. TV Squad reports that the former Dollhouse star will play Gary Bloom, the estranged older brother of Steven Bloom (Boris Kodjoe).
Kodjoe admitted that he was surprised by the character's introduction, explaining: "I was told that I have a brother about a week before I shot with him, so that came out of nowhere! I read it in the script right before I shoot. It's the funniest thing, but it keeps it fresh that way."
The star also revealed that Steven and Gary will have "a lot of issues to work out". Labels: Harry Lennix, NBC, Season 1, Spoiler, Undercovers
Watch Undercovers, Season 1 Episode 7: "Assassins" TONIGHT at 8/7c on NBC. Check out Promo Pics for this episode.
Episode Description: Steven, Samantha and Leo get orders from Shaw to take on a mission in Lima, Peru where an assassination plot has been orchestrated against president-elect Alberto Loya. When Samantha gets too emotionally invested, she puts the whole mission at stake and her own life in danger. Elsewhere, Lizzy caters a party for Samantha’s college friend and also discovers a connection with an unlikely source. Labels: NBC, Season 1, Undercovers
Alan Dale has signed on for a recurring role on NBC's Undercovers, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively.
The 63-year-old actor will play James Kelvin, the boss of Shaw & the man responsible for bringing Steven and Samantha Bloom back to the CIA. Although the couple were told they were recruited to rescue Leo Nash, the real reason involves elements from the Blooms' past in which Kelvin is interested.
He will make his first appearance in Episode 11, but viewers will begin hearing his voice in episode 8. Labels: Alan Dale, NBC, Season 1, Undercovers
Watch Undercovers, Season 1 Episode 6: "Xerxes" TONIGHT @ 8/7c on NBC. Check out the Promo Pics and read the Episode Description:
Samantha & Steven are sent to Tuscany to retrieve a weapons dealer and the formula to a lethal biological weapon; Samantha must assume a former cover that involves partnering with Steven's rival. Labels: NBC, Season 1, Undercovers
The Viewer Ratings for last nights Undercovers, Season 1 Episode 5: "Not Without My Daughter", reached 5.9 Million viewers. This is slightly down from last week, but startng to stabilize.
Check out our Viewer Ratings page to compare previous episodes' ratings numbers. Labels: NBC, Ratings, Season 1, Undercovers
Here's the Short Synopsis for Undercovers Season 1 Episode 8: "Crashed".
Samantha and Steven must find a man with a bomb, but face unexpected challenges; Shaw wonders how much time he has left before the Blooms become suspicious. - SpoilerTV.comLabels: NBC, Season 1, Spoiler, Undercovers