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MERCY "We're All Adults" Episode 11 - Preview

Watch a sneak peek and check out photos of MERCY "We're All Adults" Episode 11 airing Wednesday January 13 on NBC (8-9 p.m. ET). Episode Synopsis: Veronica (Taylor Schilling) has her hands full when a trio of promiscuous college students is admitted with meningitis and their soapy love triangle has the entire Mercy staff drawing comparisons to Veronica's own complicated love life. Meanwhile, Chloe (Michelle Trachtenberg) helps with wedding plans when a bride-to-be (Eva Amurri) comes in with the flu and receives a much more serious diagnosis. Sonia (Jaime Lee Kirchner) manages a defiant hand transplant patient (Michael Imperioli) who wants his donor hand amputated after discovering it once belonged to a pedophile and Dr. Sands (James Tupper) gets a surprise visit from his freewheeling sister (Jill Flint). James LeGros, Guillermo Diaz, and Diego Klattenhoff also star. Source & Preview

Wednesday Ratings Report: No Boost for Ugly Betty - Featured

Tough news for Ugly Betty fans: despite a move to a more attractive night, the show's ratings didn't improve. Here's a rundown of last night's numbers... 8 p.m. The Middle : 7.9 million Mercy : 7.3 million Glee rerun: 3.4 million One Tree Hill rerun: 894,000 9 p.m. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit : 10.8 million People's Choice Awards: 10.4 million Modern Family : 10.2 million/Cougar Town (pictured): 7.9 million Glee rerun: 3.4 million Gossip Girl rerun: 487,000 10 p.m. People's Choice Awards: 11.1 million The Jay Leno Show : 5.2 million Ugly Betty : 5.1 million Source Here

MERCY "I Saw This Pig and I Thought of You" Episode 10 - Preview

Watch a sneak peek and check out photos of MERCY "I Saw This Pig and I Thought of You" Episode 10 airing Wednesday January 6 on NBC (8-9 p.m. ET). Episode Synopsis: Veronica (Taylor Schilling) helps a patient cope after a terrifying experience on the operating table launches him into a crisis of faith. Meanwhile, she suspects that Mike (Diego Klattenhoff) has moved on and started dating again. Sonia (Jaime Lee Kirchner) tries to track down the next of kin for a young patient after a car accident, but instead uncovers a terrible secret that will change the girl's life forever. And Chloe (Michelle Trachtenberg) mediates a bitter family feud when her patient's children can't agree on a course of treatment for their dying father. James Tupper, James Le Gros, and Guillermo Diaz also star. Source & Preview

James Van Der Beek Checks Into Mercy - Featured

From EW: The doctor is in, and he...ZOMG it's Dawson Leery! Dawson's Creek grad James Van Der Beek is joining the cast of Mercy in the major recurring role of Liam West, the hospital's new ICU chief, sources confirm to me exclusively. Cocky, womanizing, and manipulative, Dr. West will frequently clash with Sands, Harris, and the nurses. But beneath the alpha-male swagger lies a brilliant MD whose primary goal is to make Mercy Hospital money. The new doc is also hiding a deep, dark secret. Word has it that Van Der Beek could become a series regular if the character clicks. That raises the question: Do you think the character will click? Source

Kelly Bishop has 'Mercy

Former "Gilmore Girls" star Kelly Bishop will check into NBC's "Mercy" later this season. The Tony Award winner will play a patient under Sonia's (Jaime Lee Kirchner) care in several episodes of the medical drama, NBC confirms to us. The network hasn't set an airdate for the start of her arc yet. Bishop is best known for playing the prickly Gilmore matriarch Emily on "Gilmore Girls" for seven seasons (and before that, probably for being Baby's mom in "Dirty Dancing"). More recently she's guested on episodes of "Law & Order: SVU" and "Army Wives." Source Here

TV Ratings: CBS' crime lords it over Wednesday; Adults on the rise on FOX, ABC - Featured

Fast National ratings for Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2009 CBS owned Wednesday night among households with its crimetime lineup, but barely edged out strong competition from ABC and FOX for the adult demo title. In particular, ABC's "Modern Family" at 8 p.m. and the second half of FOX's "Glee" midseason finale at 8:30 p.m. pulled in high numbers for the night among adults 18-49 with a 3.8. CBS drew 11.6 million viewers and a 7.3 rating/12 share in households. ABC came in second with 8.9 million viewers and a 5.5/9, followed by FOX (7.3 million, 4.5/7), NBC (6.5 million, 4.2/7) and The CW (1.3 million, 0.9/1). CBS' 3.1 for the night among adults 18-49 barely passed ABC and FOX tying for second place with a 3.0 apiece. Next came NBC's 1.8 and The CW's 0.5. To Read More Click Here .

Preview of 'Mercy' 1.10: I Saw This Pig and I Thought of You

Veronica, Chloe and Sonia are seen having some fun at the fair when "Mercy" returns to NBC on Wednesday, January 6 next year. Besides, the threesome nurses will be shown witnessing a car accident, much to their surprise. Additionally, there will also be new dating partners in the so-called "I Saw This Pig and I Thought of You" episode. Find out who the new lovers are and the one involved in the collision in the drama series' upcoming tenth episode. Set in the fictional Mercy Hospital in Jersey City, New Jersey and focused on the lives of three nurses Veronica, Chloe and Sonia, "Mercy" has been picked up for a full twenty-two-episode first season by NBC starting on October 23. Taylor Schilling, Michelle Trachtenberg, and Jaime Lee Kirchner fill in the shoes of the three leading characters. Source & Preview

MERCY Episode 9 "Some of Us Have Been to the Desert"

Watch a sneak peek and check out photos of MERCY Episode 9 "Some of Us Have Been to the Desert" airing Wednesday December 9 on NBC (8-9 p.m. ET). Episode Synopsis: Veronica (Taylor Schilling) attends a veterans' support group to deal with her PTSD, while also grappling with her crumbling marriage and her father's downward spiral into Alzheimer's disease. Still, she remains focused on her charming young cystic fibrosis patient in dire need of a lung transplant. Meanwhile, Sonia (Jaime Lee Kirchner) helps a young mother wrestling with her decision to give her newborn up for adoption. Also, when Dr. Harris (James LeGros) suffers a bizarre and incapacitating injury, Chloe (Michelle Trachtenberg) gets stuck with the most difficult kind of patient - a doctor. Diego Klattenhoff, Guillermo Diaz , Kate Mulgrew and Peter Gerety and also star. Source & Preview

Mya to guest star on 'Mercy'

She may have a Fear of Flying, but apparently not a fear of hospitals: Mya will guest star on an episode of the NBC medical drama Mercy, has learned. The singer/actress/Dancing With the Stars runner-up plays the guitar-slinging, melodramatic daughter of a dying 80-year-old man who's under the care of Chloe (Michelle Trachtenberg). The episode airs Jan. 6. Source here

MERCY "I'm Not That Kind of Girl" Season 1 Episode 8 - Preview

Watch a sneak peek and check out photos of MERCY "I'm Not That Kind of Girl" Season 1 Episode 8 airing Wednesday November 18 on NBC (8-9 p.m. ET). Episode Synopsis: Veronica (Taylor Schilling) is shocked to learn she might be pregnant, but worries that not even a baby can save her marriage to Mike (Diego Klattenhoff). Determined to regain some control in her life, she teams up with a grief-stricken Dr. Harris (James Le Gros) to wage a full-fledged war against death at Mercy Hospital. Meanwhile, Sonia (Jaime Lee Kirchner) helps a teenage beauty queen accept a life-changing diagnosis, Chloe (Michelle Trachtenberg) uncovers the nasty secret her fireman-boyfriend has been keeping from her and Dr. Sands gets closer to Dr. Jelani (K.K. Moggie) while helping to organize a "Bike to Work Friday." Guillermo Diaz also stars. Source & Preview