Fall 2012's new TV series offerings proved to be underwhelming at best. But with every winter there comes a new TV pilot season, and with it a new crop of contenders to become our next must-see series.
This year, call us naive, but the pilots the networks have greenlit so far sound promising, by and large, and feature the return of several stars we would be happy to welcome back to our TVs every week.
A pilot order, of course, doesn't mean the show is guaranteed to become a series, but here are the most interesting pilots the networks have ordered so far. Which ones get your vote for most likely to live on to a series order?
"Beverly Hills Cop": Eddie Murphy will co-produce and make a cameo appearance; "The Shield" creator Shawn Ryan will produce; and "Tropic Thunder" star Brandon T. Jackson will star as the son of Axel Foley, Murphy's iconic movie character.
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