NBC (10 p.m. ET)
Spun off—but not too far—from the 1976 movie Network, this series about a cutthroat TV executive is produced by Lin Bolen, whispered to be a model for the Faye Dunaway lead in the film. The conclusion of this two-part tease runs the following night. The series itself, premiering September 21, may be better written. It couldn’t be worse.
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14