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'Scorpion' Interview: Executive Producers Discuss True Story Behind the Show's High Stakes Missions

Scorpion is a weekly thrill ride which follows the journey of a group of brilliant people who team up to solve problems that appear to be unsolvable. From the moment FBI Agent Cabe Gallo shows up at their door, the group's mission shifts to one that better utilizes their extraordinary talents.   Read More... //www.buddytv.com/articles/scorpion/scorpion-interview-alex-kurtzman-54628.aspx

'Scorpion' Premiere and Cast Photos

Scorpion , inspired by a true story, is a high-octane drama about eccentric genius Walter O?Brien and his team of brilliant misfits who comprise the last line of defense against complex, high-tech threats of the modern age. As Homeland Security?s new think tank, O?Brien?s ?Scorpion? team includes Toby Curtis, an expert behaviorist who can read anyone; Happy Quinn, a mechanical prodigy; and Sylvester Dodd, a statistics guru. Pooling their extensive technological knowledge to solve mind-boggling predicaments amazes federal agent Cabe Gallo, who shares a harrowing history with O?Brien. However, while this socially awkward group is comfortable with each other?s humor and quirks, life outside their circle confounds them, so they rely on Paige Dineen, who has a young, gifted son, to translate the world for them. At last, these nerdy masterminds have found the perfect job: a place where they can apply their exceptional brainpower to solve the nation?s crises, while also helping each other learn how to fit in.   Read More... //www.buddytv.com/slideshows/scorpion-premiere-and-cast-photos-23333.aspx

Exclusive: Watch Mark Harmon, Jim Parsons and More Get Down in CBS Fall Promo

  The new fall season is right around the corner, and from the looks of it, CBS is more than ready to get down to business boogie.   Read More... //www.tvguide.com/News/Exclusive-CBS-Fall-Promo-Mark-Harmon-Jim-Parsons-1086902.aspx?rss=breakingnews

Scorpion Star Katharine McPhee on Jumping From Smash to Dodging Bombs (Video)

Former American Idol fave Katharine McPhee is beginning to build quite the diverse acting portfolio. While McPhee was last a series regular on NBC's musical series Smash, McPhee has quite a different project on her hands with the upcoming CBS drama Scorpion, which premieres Sept. 22.   Read More... //www.thewrap.com/scorpion-star-katharine-mcphee-on-jumping-from-smash-to-dodging-bombs-video/

Scorpion Executive Producer Scooter Braun Discusses Working With Geniuses (Video)

In the music world, Scooter Braun is known for bringing pop acts such as Justin Bieber and Carly Rae Jepsen into prominence. For the upcoming CBS drama Scorpion, Braun is working with a very different caliber of talent: A bunch of nerdy brainiacs on a mission to save the world. The series, which premieres Sept. 22, is based on real-life computer expert/hacker Walter O'Brien and revolves around a group of super-geniuses who band together with the government to solve pressing crises.   Read More... //www.thewrap.com/scorpion-executive-producer-scooter-braun-discusses-working-with-geniuses-video/

'Scorpion' Premiere and Cast Photos

Check out official premiere and cast photos for Scorpion , which premieres Monday, September 22 at 9pm on CBS.   Read More... //www.buddytv.com/slideshows/scorpion-premiere-and-cast-photos-85629.aspx

CBS's Scorpion Cast and Producers Discuss the Agony of Genius

It ain't easy being super-smart or, at least, that was the message at the panel for the upcoming CBS drama Scorpion at the Paleyfest on Sunday night. The series, based on the real-life experiences of computer expert/hacker Walter O'Brien (who serves as an executive producer on the series), centers on a group of super-geniuses who are enlisted by the government to solve modern threats. But to hear the show's stars and executive producers tell it, at its heart the show is about people whose intelligence alienates them from coming together and forming a common bond.   Read More... //www.thewrap.com/cbss-scorpion-cast-and-crew-discuss-the-agony-of-genius/

Scorpion Adds Suits' Brendan Hines

Brendan Hines  has booked a recurring role on  Scorpion.   The Suits alum will recur as  Drew Winters, father of Paige’s (Katharine McPhee) genius son, Ralph. When Drew shows up for the first time in six years, he turns Paige’s life upside down — and the Scorpion team will have a few thoughts of their own on the matter. Read More... //www.zap2it.com/blogs/spoilers-guide/scorpion-adds-emsuitsem-brendan-hines

Comic-Con: The Cast and Producers of SCORPION Talk High IQ’s, The Difficulties of Being a Genius, How the Show Raises Awareness, and More

CBS is bringing to life the incredible stories of real-life genius,  Walter O’Brien  and his team of equally gifted individuals, this fall with their new show,  Scorpion .  After their first appearance as a cast at Comic-Con, where they also screened the pilot’s premiere, the cast and producers sat down for round table interviews with the press. The real O’Brien, who also serves as executive producer on the show, was on hand to discuss how the idea for a series came about and what motivated him to move on with the project.  During our conversation, the cast:  Robert Patrick ,  Elyes Gabel , and  Katherine McPhee , gave us some insight into their characters and the producers (Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci) revealed what viewers can expect to see on a weekly basis and why we should all watch.  Hit the jump for more. Read More.... //collider.com/scorpion-alex-kurtzman-roberto-orci-interview-comic-con/

Katharine McPhee Divorce: Her Ex Says She Cheated

If youre like us and were hoping the whole snarl that was Katharine McPhees marriage would go quietly into the night, bad news. It didnt. The latest bulletin from TMZ makes it clear that the American Idol alumna better brace for impact because her ex aint going nowhere without a fight.  Read More... //feeds.wetpaint.com/~r/wetpaint/latest/excerpt/~3/iGFUsIYPeAg/2014-08-13-katharine-mcphee-divorce-cheated-report