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'Major Crimes,' 'Perception' earn extra episode orders at TNT

TNT's second season dramas "Major Crimes" and "Perception" will run a little longer than expected this summer now that the cable network has increased their episode orders."Major Crimes," the Mary McDonnell-starring spinoff of TNT's long-running hit "The Closer," received the bigger boost with TNT ordering an extra four episodes to bring its Season 2 total to 19, according to Deadline. Since Season 1 of "Major Crimes" only ran 10 episodes -- and averaged a very strong audience of nearly 7 million viewers -- consider this a sign of good faith in the series from the network.The Season 2 order for "Perception" has been increased by just a single episode to 14 episodes. That's also a jump from the Season 1 order of 10 episodes for the Eric McCormack vehicle, which averaged over 4 million viewers weekly during its initial run last summer."Major Crimes" returns to TNT on June 10, while "Perception" debuts two weeks later... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2013/05/major-crimes-perception-earn-extra-episode-orders-at-tnt.html

'Major Crimes' and 'Falling Skies' return in June, plus more TNT premiere dates

TNT has set premiere dates for a big lineup of summer series that will have the cable channel airing original programming five nights a week.Crime dramas "Major Crimes" and "Rizzoli & Isles" will anchor two-hour blocks on Monday and Tuesday nights starting in June, with new series "King & Maxwell" -- starring Rebecca Romijn and "The Closer" and "Major Crimes" alum Jon Tenney as private eyes -- joining the Monday lineup and Season 2 of "Perception" following "R&I" on Tuesdays."Falling Skies" also debuts in June and will remain in its Sunday night home, and "Franklin & Bash" opens its third season in late July. Thursday nights will feature an unscripted block with competition series "The Hero," hosted by Dwayne Johnson, and "72 Hours," in which contestants have three days to find a hidden stash of cash. Docudrama "Cold Justice" will air on Tuesdays after "Perception" wraps.Here's the full premiere schedule (all times Eastern/Pacific):Thursday, June 69... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2013/03/major-crimes-and-falling-skies-return-in-june-plus-more-tnt-premiere-dates.html

DJ Qualls Returns to TNT for Perception

DJ Qualls is heading back to TNT. The former Memphis Beat star will guest-star on the second season of the cable network's Perception , TVGuide.com has learned exclusively. Qualls will play FBI Agent Rudy Fleckner, a young, tech-savvy investigator who specializes in cybercrimes. When a new online social game becomes the center of a homicide case, Dr. Daniel Pierce ( Eric McCormack ) will call on Fleckner's expertise to crack the case... http://www.tvguide.com/News/Perception-DJ-Qualls-1062084.aspx?rss=breakingnews

Scott Wolf Joins TNT's 'Perception' in Major Recurring Role

He'll play an attorney in the sophomore drama starring Eric McCormack and Rachel Leigh Cook. http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/mKQSoBCyFsE/story01.htm

Season Finale 2012: Perception “Light” Episode 10

Perception  "Light" Episode 10  airs Monday, September 17 at 10 p.m. (ET/PT) on TNT. Episode Synopsis :  In part two of the season finale , Moretti learns there may be some truth to Pierce’s conspiracy theory when new evidence shows up online. Meanwhile, Pierce’s new doctor forces him to face the truth about Natalie. Freddy Rodriguez and Jimmy Bennett guest-star. Read More... http://www.tvequals.com/2012/09/17/season-finale-2012-perception-light-episode-10/  

Eric McCormack Gives His Insight Into the 'Perception' Finale

What's got Dr. Daniel Pierce looking so worried? I asked actor Eric McCormack, who plays the crime-solving doc on TNT's freshman drama ?Perception?, for some clues to the show's season finale, w... http://www.starpulse.com/news/Brittany_Frederick/2012/09/17/eric_mccormack_gives_his_insight_into_?ref_src=news_rss

Perception “Shadow” Episode 9

Perception  "Shadow" Episode 9 airs Monday, September 10 at 10 p.m. (ET/PT) on TNT. Episode Synopsis:  In part one of the two-part finale, Pierce is tipped off by a former student (guest star Freddy Rodriguez) about a potential conspiracy to cover up the murder of a U.S. Senator. But the situation soon spirals into a nightmare in which the people Daniel should be able to trust might instead be working against him. Read More... http://www.tvequals.com/2012/09/10/perception-shadow-episode-9/  

'Perception's' Rachael Leigh Cook on her 'terrible' handcuffing technique

Zap2it: You're playing an FBI agent on "Perception," and that takes some particular skills. How is your handcuffing technique?Rachael Leigh Cook: Apparently, it's a nontechnique, meaning they said I'm terrible at it. It's coming along. You'd be amazed at how few people are willing to let me cuff them. It's fine. They're like, "Just take them home and practice."Zap2it: Whom are you practicing on?Rachael Leigh Cook: My husband's ("The Vampire Diaries" Daniel Gillies) out of town. What am I supposed to do, just walk up to people and say, "How you doing? Can I handcuff you?" That's my handcuff story. My suspects are jamming their wrists together, and I'm trying to pry their wrists apart. I'm like, "What's happening now?" They're like, "I'm sure the stunt guys can show you how to do it."Zap2it: What is the back story of your character, Kate Moretti?Rachael Leigh Cook: I think it was established that she comes from... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2012/09/perceptions-rachael-leigh-cook-on-her-terrible-handcuffing-technique.html

Perception “Kilimanjaro” Episode 8

Perception  "Kilimanjaro" Episode 8 airs Monday, September 3 at 10 p.m. (ET/PT) on TNT. Episode Synopsis:  Moretti and Pierce are called upon to solve a crime in their own backyard  when a college student is killed in her dorm room. Pierce is forced into the uncomfortable situation of interacting on a personal level with more than one of his students, which forces him to confront difficult truths about his own past. The case comes just as Moretti is beginning to re-evaluate her relationship with Dr. Hathaway (guest star Jamie Bamber). Read More... http://www.tvequals.com/2012/09/03/perception-kilimanjaro-episode-8/  

Perception (TNT) “Nemesis” Episode 7

Perception  (TNT) "Nemesis" Episode 7  airs Monday, August 27 at 10 p.m. (ET/PT) on TNT. Episode Synopsis :  Pierce must take a deep look into his own life when he is brought into a case involving a schizophrenic. Meanwhile, Moretti stops at nothing to impress her new boss at the FBI. Guest star  Tom Sizemore  plays a top-level Irish mobster, while guest star Edward Furlong plays a would-be tough guy who may have played a crucial role in the crime. Read More... http://www.tvequals.com/2012/08/27/perception-tnt-nemesis-episode-7/  
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