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Tommy is an upcoming American drama television series created by Paul Attanasio set to premiere as a midseason entry during the 2019–2020 season on CBS.

Tommy
Genre
Created byPaul Attanasio
Starring
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
Production
Executive producer(s)
  • Paul Attanasio
  • Darryl Frank
  • Justin Falvey
  • Kate Dennis
Camera setupSingle-camera
Production company(s)Atelier Paul Attanasio Productions
Amblin Television
CBS Television Studios
DistributorCBS Television Distribution
Release
Original networkCBS
External links
Website

PremiseEdit

The series centers around Abigail "Tommy" Thomas, played by Edie Falco, who is the first female Chief of Police for the LAPD.

Cast and charactersEdit

ProductionEdit

DevelopmentEdit

On May 10, 2019, it was announced that the production had been given a series order.[1]

CastingEdit

In February 2019, it was reported that Edie Falco, Michael Chernus, Russell G. Jones, Olivia Lucy Phillip, and Adelaide Clemens were cast in the pilot's lead roles.[2][3][4][5] In March, it was announced that Joseph Lyle Taylor and David Fierro joined the cast in starring roles.[6] On June 7, 2019, it was reported that Fierro, who was originally cast to play the male lead opposite of Falco in the series, had exited and his role would be recast.[7] On August 5, 2019, Thomas Sadoski was cast as Buddy, replacing Fierro.[8] On August 23, 2019, Vladimir Caamaño joined the cast as a series regular.[9]

ReleaseEdit

MarketingEdit

On May 15, 2019, CBS released the first official trailer for the series.[10]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (May 10, 2019). "'Tommy' Cop Drama Starring Edie Falco Picked Up To Series By CBS". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 15, 2019.
  2. ^ Andreeva, Nellie; Petski, Denise (February 13, 2019). "Edie Falco To Topline CBS Cop Drama Pilot 'Tommy' From Paul Attanasio". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 15, 2019.
  3. ^ Petski, Denise (February 27, 2019). "'Tommy': Michael Chernus To Co-Star In CBS Cop Drama Pilot From Paul Attanasio". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 15, 2019.
  4. ^ Petski, Denise (February 28, 2019). "'Tommy': Russell G. Jones & Olivia Lucy Phillip Cast In CBS Cop Drama Pilot From Paul Attanasio". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 15, 2019.
  5. ^ Petski, Denise (February 28, 2019). "'Tommy': Adelaide Clemens To Co-Star In CBS Cop Drama Pilot From Paul Attanasio". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 15, 2019.
  6. ^ Petski, Denise (March 15, 2019). "'Tommy': Joseph Lyle Taylor & David Fierro Cast In CBS Drama Pilot". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 15, 2019.
  7. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (June 7, 2019). "'Tommy': New CBS Drama Recasts Series Regular Role". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved June 8, 2019.
  8. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (August 5, 2019). "'Tommy': New CBS Drama Recasts Series Regular Role". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved August 6, 2019.
  9. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (August 23, 2019). "'Tommy': Vladimir Caamaño Joins Cast Of New CBS Drama As Series Regular". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved August 23, 2019.
  10. ^ Petski, Denise (May 15, 2019). "CBS New Series Trailers: 'Bob Hearts Abishola', 'Carol's Second Act', 'Evil', 'All Rise', 'FBI: Most Wanted', More". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 15, 2019.

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