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Deception (NBC) Episode 2 “Nothing’s Free, Little Girl”

The new NBC series  Deception  “Nothing’s Free, Little Girl” episode 2 airs Monday, January 14 on NBC (10-11 p.m. ET). Episode synopsis :  As Joanna (Meagan Good) continues to search for answers to Vivian’s rumored drug overdose, many believe Edward (Tate Donovan) murdered Vivian. Robert (Victor Garber ) must discreetly deal with a threat to his family while Julian (Wes Brown) goes down a self-destructive path to cope with the loss of his sister. READ MORE...

TV ratings: 'The Bachelor' and 'Deception' open quietly on BCS Monday

Fast National ratings for Monday, Jan. 7, 2013The premiere of "The Bachelor" helped ABC score a win in total viewers Monday night, but the premiere was off a little from its debut last year. NBC's new drama "Deception" also opened pretty quietly -- it led the 10 o'clock hour among adults 18-49, but only with a 2.0 rating. "The Biggest Loser" fell from its Sunday premiere but was still the night's top show in the 18-49 demographic -- on the broadcast networks, anyway. The BCS title game on ESPN will be the night's top show overall.ABC drew 7.4 million viewers and a 5.0 rating/7 share in households in primetime. NBC (6.1 million, 3.9/6) came in second, beating out CBS (5.4 million, 3.7/5). FOX took fourth with 3.8 million viewers and a 2.4/3. The CW (937,000, 0.6/1) trailed.NBC scored a narrow win among adults 18-49 with a 2.2 rating, edging ABC's 2.1. CBS came in third...

‘Deception’ Star Meagan Good Is Doing Great

Actress Meagan Good is doing a whole lot better than her last name suggests. The actress talks about her starring role in "Deception"--and her hope to someday star in a Whitney Houston biopic.

'Deception': NBC's new drama has dirty, sexy, moneyed secrets

All families are complicated, and coming off of the holidays, few would disagree. But few families are quite as complicated as the Bowerses.The Bowerses are the family of NBC's drama "Deception," premiering Monday, Jan. 7. The family has amassed the sort of obscene wealth that usually comes at others' expense. This features people behaving really badly and expecting to get away with it because they are so rich.The pilot is crowded as it tries to lay the foundations for many stories, but stick with it. By the second episode, the pace improves, and the characters are more nuanced, and by the third, it becomes compelling.Set in New York and Connecticut, the show opens with the death of the family's adult daughter. It was initially considered a drug overdose, but Vivian was clearly beaten. Figuring out who did it sets up the series.The FBI recruits a police officer, Joanna Locasto (Meagan Good, "Californication"), to go under...

Deception (NBC) Episode 1 “Pilot”

The new NBC series  Deception  airs Monday, January 7 on NBC (10-11 p.m. ET) and stars Meagan Good. Show Summary:  “Deception” is NBC’s new mid-season drama that follows the Bowers family dynasty through the opulent world of excess and scandal in which they live, starting with the death of thefamily’s eldest daughter, Vivian Bowers. Read More...

'Deception' premiere: Meagan Good says it has something for everyone

"Deception" is the new midseason drama premiering on NBC. It chronicles Joanna Locasto (Meagan Good), a cop who returns to the family where she grew up as the daughter of their maid in order to now investigate the murder of daughter Vivian, Joanna's childhood friend."I'm always walking that thin line of actually having a relationship and growing up in those walls and not having seen them for 17 years with actually going back and being a cop," says Good on "Today.""Today" host Willie Geist points out that perhaps the family is using her because of that relationship -- "They can pull some things on you, you might trust them in a way you shouldn't."Good agrees that that is part of it. "It's a little bit of both. They're also using me for healing, too," says Good. "It's very comforting for [Vivian's father] Robert to have me there because I was a childhood friend."Creatively, Good says...

'Deception' Creator Brushes Off 'Revenge' Comparisons

Billing her soap as a TV hybrid of "Donnie Brasco" and "Sabrina," Liz Heldens breezes through questions about the popular ABC drama.

Video: New "Deception" Trailer

NBC's latest drama launches Monday, January 7 at 10:00/9:00c.

Deception Promo: A Family of Secrets

Revolution aired its midseason finale last night. It is now on hiatus until March. But as fans lament the four-month loss of television's most popular new show, NBC is hoping to replication Revolution 's success with its predecessor. Deception debuts January 7th at 10/9c and the mysterious drama centers on the death of Vivian Bowers, the offspring of a powerful, wealthy family that is about to be infiltrated by Detective Joanna Locasto, a childhood friend of the deceased. Will she uncover the dark secrets that lurk inside this mansion? Or fall victim to them? NBC's answer to Revenge , Deception stars Victor Garber, Meagan Good, Laz Alfonso, Tate Donovan, Wes Brown, Ella Rae Peck and Katherine LaNasa. Watch an extended preview for it now and decide if it's worth your time:

Mystery Abounds In NBC’s New ‘Deception’ Teaser [Video]

“Who killed Vivian Bowers?” is the question at the center of NBC’s upcoming midseason drama Deception  (which was previously titled “Infamous”), and as the new teaser boasts “there’s a whole family of suspects.” The mystery series will follow Detective Joanna Locasta (Meagan Good), who will use her past connection with the Bowers clan to infiltrate the family and find out who murdered her old friend. Read More....