TV Talk! Big Shots
PHOTO CAP: Male Cast of ABC's Newest Drama Series "Big Shots"
Premiered: Thursday, September 27, 2007 at 10pm on ABC
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Similar Shows: Desperate Housewives
Starring: Michael Vartan ("Alias") as James Walker
Dylan McDermott ("The Practice") as Duncan Collinsworth
Christopher Titus ("Titus") as Brody Johns
Joshua Malina ("The West Wing") as Karl Mixworthy
Nia Long ("Premonition") as Katie Graham
Paige Turco ("Party of Five") as Lisbeth
Peyton List ("Day Break") as Cameron Collinsworth
Wendy Moniz ("Nash Bridges") as Stacey Walker
Jessica Collins ("The Nine") as Marla
Amy Sloan ("The Heartbreak Kid") as Wendy
What's it About?: The show revolves around four top executives (Michael Vartan, Joshua Malina, Dylan McDermott and Christopher Titus) who have the world at their fingertips, but they all have the same problems as the rest of the working world- fidelity, broken relationships, ex-wifes and kids, and the everlasting power struggles at the office. But...at least they have each other.
Big Shots is said to be a male version of Desperate Housewives.
McDermott, playing the divorced head of a cosmetics company, has fun with his role as the group's designated rogue, and Malina and Titus each have scenes where they can show off their comic chops.
Big Shots is produced by Warner Bros. Television. Jon Harmon Feldman ("American Dreams") serves as executive producer and penned the pilot for " Charles McDougall ("Desperate Housewives") directed the pilot.