NEW YORK (CBS) – CBS has given a full-season, 22-episode order to “Limitless,” the #2 most-watched new show of the television season.
The new show is a follow-up to the 2011 film by the same name starring Bradley Cooper. In the series, Jake McDorman plays Brian Finch who discovers the brain-boosting power of the mysterious drug NZT and begins working with the FBI to solve complex cases.READ MORE: Second Body Found In Poudre Canyon After Devastating Flood & Mudslide
The series also stars Jennifer Carpenter, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio and Hill Harper. Bradley Cooper returns in a recurring role as Edward Morra, his character from the film, in addition to executive producing.
Related: CBS Local Inside Look, ‘Limitless’READ MORE: Colorado Boy Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries After Falling From 2nd Floor Of Town Center Of Aurora
“We’re excited how Limitless continues to evolve creatively each week and stand out with its unique style of storytelling,” said Glenn Geller, President, CBS Entertainment. “It’s off to a strong start in a highly competitive environment.”
The freshman drama has won its Tuesday 9:00-10:00 PM Mountain time period in viewers every week since its premiere.MORE NEWS: New Wildfire Shuts Down Part Of I-70 Between Eagle & Gypsum
For more CBS Entertainment news, click here.