Parenthood: The TV Series

NBC have a new TV series airing in the autumn called Parenthood based on the 1989 movie directed by Ron Howard.


Craig T. Nelson and Bonnie Bedelia play the parents and it also features Peter KrauseMaura TierneyErika ChristensenDax Shepard and Monica Potter.

Fact fans may note that it was made into a TV series before in 1990 and featured quite a few people who would go on to later fame.

Joss Whedon was a writer and the cast featured actors such as Leonardo DiCaprioDavid Arquette and Thora Birch.

If you don’t remember the original movie, here is the trailer:

(Notice a young Joaquin Phoenix at 0.50)

UK air dates for the new TV series are TBC.


NBC reviews the 2008 election


Colin Powell endorses Barack Obama

The former Republican Secretary of State Colin Powell was on NBC’s Meet The Press earlier this morning where he endorsed Barack Obama for president.