FX debuts its latest series, "Lights Out," on Tuesday night, and in lieu of a full review, we'll tell you this: It's really good.The story of a former heavyweight champion (Holt McCallany) who walked away from the ring five years ago but is feeling the pressure to return, the show blends the beats of a boxing redemption story with that of a family drama: McCallany's Patrick "Lights" Leary has a wife (Catherine McCormack) and three daughters who fear for his safety if he returns to the ring.Lights' boxing life is also a family affair: His father (Stacy Keach) is his trainer, and his brother (Pablo Schreiber) manages him.FX and the show's producers (including "In Treatment's" Warren Leight) have also done something pretty remarkable as a way of getting audiences into "Lights Out": Below, you can watch a nearly 18-minute faux documentary speculating about why Lights left the sport and soliciting thoughts from the show's other... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2011/01/lights-out-get-the-full-back-story-on-fxs-excellent-new-boxing-drama.html
Watch a sneak peek and check out photos of the season premiere episode of FX’s new series, LIGHTS OUT “Pilot” Episode 1 with Holt McCallany which will premiere Tuesday Jan. 11 at 10 pm. Episode Synopsis : LIGHTS OUT (FX) Pilot Episode 1 – Former heavyweight boxing champion Patrick “Lights” Leary struggles to find his identity and support his wife and three daughters after retiring from the ring. Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/daemonstv/~3/y9uy5_9OleY/
Lights Out is coming to FX. Premiering on January 11, the drama centers on former boxing champion, Patrick “Lights” Leary. Five years after his retirement, Leary (Holt McCallany) must find his place in the world. This is a man conflicted, struggling to deal with family life and a looming financial crisis. Can he resist sliding back on the gloves to return to what he does best? Will he be forced to make shady decisions for the sake of his family? To Read More Click Here.