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Photo by John Clark
's Sleepy Hollow
starring Nicole Beharie
and the JJ Abrams
co-production Almost Human,
starring Michael Ealy,
are among the drama series pilots picked
up by the Fox network.
also starring Karl Urban and Lily Taylor, is described by Deadline
as an action-packed police drama
set ahead 35 years into the future, at a time when police officers and human-like androids are teamed up. Things get interesting when a cop "with an aversion to robots and a robot with unexpected emotional responses investigate cases in a brave new world."
is a modern day retelling of the Washington Irving
classic. The action-adventure follows Ichabod Crane (Tom Mison
) as he is resurrected and sent through two and a half centuries of time to discover the modern world is "on the brink of destruction". It's up to Crane to save humanity with the help of Nicole Beharie, who plays police officer, as they solve an ancient mystery.