Conspiracy thriller The Event, one of NBC’s brass’ favorite new series, has already being anointed as heir apparent to recently canceled Heroes as NBC’s new flagship serialized drama series. Now I hear it may also inherit Heroes‘ Monday 9 PM slot. While Monday 10 PM is also being rumored as a possibility, I like the symbolism of passing the baton at 9 PM much better. Because Monday 9 PM is also the home of the series The Event is looking to emulate, Fox’s departing thriller 24.
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