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Elizabeth Mitchell, Goran Visnjic Join Crossing Lines Season 3

Crossing Lines new leads have a rather impressive TV-drama pedigree: Losts Elizabeth Mitchell and ERs Goran Visnjic will take over as series leads in the crime dramasSeason 3, our sister site Deadline reports. In addition, Frank Spotnitz (The X-Files) has signed on as an executive producer of the drama, which follows European law-enforcement officers as they dealwith [] //

'Crossing Lines' cast explains behind the scenes cultural mix

brightcove.createExperiences(); "Crossing Lines," which premiered in summer 2013 on NBC, has a unique take on the crime procedural format. The cast of the show, which includes Donald Sutherland and William Fichtner, solves crimes across national borders. The series is a co-production between the U.S., France, Italy and Germany, creating a different perspective.Season 1 of the show is being released on DVD and Blu ray and is jam-packed with special features and behind-the-scenes footage. You can check out one of those features above, with the Fichtner and the rest of the cast explaining what it is about the cultural mix on the series that makes it so special."Crossing Lines" Season 1 hits DVD and Blu ray Tuesday (Jan. 21).... //

TV ratings: 'Big Brother' and CBS top NFL preseason Sunday, 'Whodunnit?' finale rises

Fast National ratings for Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013Sunday night brought something rare in the TV ratings world: An NFL broadcast finishing second in total viewers for the evening. It was just a preseason game, but still, FOX's telecast of the Colts-Giants contest finished second in viewers behind CBS' "60 Minutes" and "Big Brother"-led lineup.FOX did lead the night in adults 18-49, and once updates come in accounting for its live broadcast it could catch CBS in viewers. Elsewhere, the finale of "Whodunnit?" scored its best 18-49 rating of the summer and its second-biggest total audience.CBS delivered 6.25 million viewers and a 4.1 rating/7 share in households for the night. Pending updates, FOX stands at 5.8 million viewers and a 3.7/6. ABC (4 million, 2.5/4) came in third, and NBC (2.3 million, 1.5/3) trailed.FOX scored a 1.9 rating among adults 18-49 to lead the demographic race. CBS took second with a 1.2, followed by ABC, 1.0,... //

Crossing Lines (NBC) Episode 9 “New Scars/Old Wounds, Part 1?

Crossing Lines  Episode 9 “New Scars/Old Wounds, Part 1″ airs Sunday, August 18 2013 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT) on NBC. Episode Synopsis:  Crossing Lines Episode 9 “New Scars/Old Wounds, Part 1″- Louis (Marc Lavoine) and his wife, who have never recovered from the death of their son at the hands of arch enemy Alexander Dimitrov (guest star Marcel Iures) rely on Dorn (Donald Sutherland), who discovers new information that may lead to the capture of the Russian. Meanwhile, a woman is found dead and another missing, and all the evidence points to Hickman (William Fichtner) prompting Tommy (Richard Flood) and a Dutch detective to track down who framed him. Elsewhere, Louis returns home to a shocking discovery. Moon Dailly and Gabriella Pession also star. Read More... //

TV ratings: 'Big Brother' leads Sunday, Teen Choice Awards even with last year

Fast National ratings for Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013FOX's broadcast of the Teen Choice Awards Sunday was on par with last year's show -- which is to say, not very big. It was the night's top show among teenagers, but people over 18 didn't pay much attention."Big Brother" scored the night's top 18-49 rating, tying its number in the demographic last week and rising some in viewers, pending updates (CBS' primetime lineup was delayed a few minutes for the end of the PGA Championship). "Unforgettable" also ticked up for CBS, as did "Whodunnit?" for ABC.CBS averaged 6.9 million viewers and a 4.4 rating/8 share in households for the night to score an easy win over second-place ABC (3.8 million, 2.4/4). NBC (2.6 million, 1.8/3) beat out FOX (2.4 million, 1.4/2) for third.CBS was the only network to get above a 1.0 rating among adults 18-49, finishing with a 1.4. ABC and FOX tied for second at... //

Crossing Lines (NBC) Episode 8 “Desperation & Desperados”

Crossing Lines  Episode 8 “Desperation & Desperados” airs Sunday, August 11 2013 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT) on NBC. Episode Synopsis:  Crossing Lines Episode 8 “Desperation & Desperados”- When Anne-Marie (Moon Dailly) is away working on an old case, the ICC team must figure out the reason behind a series of shootings  in Italy and Slovenia. Meanwhile, two young men have stolen money and drugs from an Italian drug lord and unknowingly kidnap the drug lord’s daughter. Eva’s (Gabriella Pession) past family connections to the drug lord reveal hidden details from her past which may be able to help save the girl. William Fichtner, Richard Flood, Marc Lavoine, Tom Wlaschiha and Donald Sutherland also star. Read More... //

Crossing Lines (NBC) Episode 7 “The Animals”

Crossing Lines   Episode 7  “The Animals” airs Sunday, July 28 2013 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT) on NBC. Episode Synopsis:  Crossing Lines Episode 7 “The Animals”- Hickman’s (William Fichtner) search for a criminal mastermind leads him to a bank where he is suddenly taken hostage and soon realizes that the thieves may not be after the money. Outside  the bank , the ICC team must work against time to figure out the real motive behind the crime and when part of the truth is revealed, Tommy (Richard Flood) must confront a secret from his past that could jeopardize his career. Marc Lavoine, Tom Wlaschiha, Donald Sutherland, Moon Dailly and Gabriella Pession also star. Read More... //

'Crossing Lines': William Fichtner likes the American cowboy thing

Zap2it: Why do you think now is a good time for a globally based crime drama such as "Crossing Lines"?WilliamFichtner:  It's not like it was 20 years ago, when everything seemed so separate. Everything has changed, and in the age of information, people are all over the place.  Everything is closer now.Zap2it: How do you think your character in the series reflects that?William Fichtner: I love the fact that the "fish out of water" guy is the American this time, and I feel like we've only begun to get into the possibilities of that this season. With Americans, there's a bit of a cowboy thing; it's just who we are. If you take that element and put that in another world, literally, it's pretty fascinating.Zap2it: You're having such a big movie summer, with "The Lone Ranger" and "Elysium," how did a series fit into your plans?William Fichtner: It's never about where a particular project is. It... //

'Crossing Lines' Up Week-to-Week, Tied for Number 1 in Slot Among ABC, CBS & NBC

From 10-11 p.m. ET, "Crossing Lines" (0.6/2 in 18-49, 2.9 million viewers overall) is currently up a tenth of a point or 20% vs. last week in adults 18-49 (0.6 vs. 0.5) Read More... //

Crossing Lines (NBC) Episode 6 “Special Ops – Part 2?

Crossing Lines Episode 6 "Special Ops- Part 2? airs Sunday, July 21 2013 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT) on NBC. Episode Synopsis: Crossing Lines Episode 6 "Special Ops- Part 2?- While in Florence, Eva (Gabriella Pession) finds something amiss when she discovers another similar kidnapping. While confronting her former partner in the Italian Police, a secret is discovered that may put Sebastian’s (Tom Wlaschiha) career at risk. Back in Cannes, a search of the financial records from the missing boy’s father shows that not everything is as it seems. Richard Flood, William Fichtner, Moon Dailly and Donald Sutherland also star. READ MORE...