The once fan favorite TV show is coming back as a mini-series on NBC. It comes back Thursday September 24th at 8pm, competing on the Shonda Rhimes dominated night beginning with the long running Grey’s Anatomy that’s had a slight drop in the ratings, CBS almost has the 8pm on lock ratings wise with Big Bang Theory one of the biggest shows on television and Thursday Night FOotball, the long running Vampire Diaries will see if it can continue without it’s star who left the show last season, Bones which barely made renewal may also suffer due to the heave competition at 8pm. Heroes could benefit from nostalgia and the super hero craze that has been dominating movies and television over the last few years.
The saga behind the 2006 breakout series “Heroes” will continue this fall as creator Tim Kring returns to the fold and develops new layers to his original superhero concept.
This highly anticipated 13-episode event series will reconnect with the basic elements of the show’s first season, where ordinary people were waking up to the fact that they had extraordinary abilities.
Original cast member Jack Coleman will reprise his role as H.R.G., Jimmy Jean-Louis returns as The Haitian, and Masi Oka will be back as Hiro Nakamura. Also joining the cast are Zachary Levi (of NBC’s “Chuck” and the Marvel franchise “Thor”), Ryan Guzman (“The Boy Next Door”), Robbie Kay (“Once Upon a Time”), Danika Yarosh (“Shameless”), Judith Shekoni (“The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2″), Kiki Sukezane (“Death Yankee 3″), Henry Zebrowski (NBC’s “A to Z”) and Gatlin Green (“Criminal Minds”).
ABC: “Grey’s Anatomy”
CBS: Thursday Night Football/ “The Big Bang Theory,” “Life in Pieces”
The CW: “The Vampire Diaries”
NBC: “Heroes Reborn”