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One of this year's most anticipated summer shows that is not contained under a dome is CBS's Extant, the network's second consecutive gamble on a high-profile science-fiction drama that's intended to air during the offseason (the first one being that show under a dome). Extant stars Halle Berry as an astronaut who may've gotten busy or artificially inseminated in space, because she comes back to Earth after a 13-month mission with a baby inside of her. But here's the thing... she was on a SOLO space mission! So what happened? Well, that's presumably what Extant is about! 

After much ballyhoo but only a few cryptic descriptions of the series' premise, CBS has finally released the first trailer for the series via Entertainment Weekly, and it appears that I may be writing all sorts of "Extant does mondo ratings!" stories in July. Have a look:

Oh, and that little boy, Halle Berry's son who's about to have a space baby as a little brother or sister? He's totally a robot! 


Extant premieres Wednesday, July 9 on CBS. Will you be watching? I will.


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AIRED ON 9/9/2015

Season 2 : Episode 13

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&-- stowaway

There's your spoiler
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Well at least it cant be worse than halle berry as storm in the x-men films....or maybe it can 😨
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I was able to watch the first episode as part of a testing for ratings at the MGM in Vegas. It was 100% HORRIBLE!!! There is ZERO chemistry between Halle's character and her husband. The plot has been done over and over again. I can't believe CBS is wasting their money and our time. I strongly advise against watching this show!!!!
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Hally Berry in scifi, okay I'll watch at least 1 episode.
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eww. maybe she sat on one of them nasty party couches up in the space station...
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Cough " Once Upon a Time " cough. Seriously though it worked pretty well in Story Brook. This might be just as interesting at the very least to give it a watch. It can't do worse than some other shows assuming it was made well anyway.
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Well I like Halle Berry enough to watch 3-4 eps, plus it is sci-fi. But as usual, I will not watch spoilers...
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I have my doubts. It's been a long-long time ago that the mix of Sci-fi and baby worked for me. I can count them on two fingers.
St. Alia of the Knife and Elizabeth with the forked tongue.
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I have to say that trailer looked pretty good. But I'll resevre judgement until after the pilot airs.
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Yeah, I agree. If a person likes sci-fi, then they are going to watch, period. I guess I can understand how others who don't enjoy this type of content might quickly dismiss it out of hand. But I'll watch and hope for the best.
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Kinda sorta sounds interesting, but just like Gravity with Clooney and Bullock, the lead means I shall not be watching this.
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When I first heard about it I was not interested. I'm still not interested but I'll wait and see what others, whose opinions I trust, say about the show. That method helped me avoid wasting time on The 100 (no insult to people who like that show but it's just doesn't sound like a show for me).
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This actually looks pretty good to me. It wasn't even on my radar but now I'll probably check it out for at least the first few episodes.
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Fuck CBS. Wake me after they prove the show is worth my time...only then will I be willing to watch the commercials of their sponsors.
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It looks as if all the real sci-fi elements could be in the pilot.

And I bet this guy's the father:
http://images.starpulse.com/Photos/Previews/Astronaut-Farmer-m01.jpg
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How come I can't see the video on the EW website? Is this another case of me locationally challenged?
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Yea that just looks bad. Normally I would trust CBS, but not after Under the Dome last year. Which I plan to watch again or at least watch the firs episode.
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I have next to no interest in watching a pregnant Halle Berry tv show.
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LOL. This looks so dumb, but I'll probably watch anyway. Enough already with the alien/demon baby storylines. Falling Skies, Grimm, Rosemary's Baby, Extant... there's probably 10 more I don't even know about.
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