Friday, Oct. 17
Described as a combination of "MacGyver," "Castaway" and "Pirates of the Caribbean," this take on Daniel Defoe's adventure tale follows a man who has been shipwrecked on a tropical island for 28 years, but is still determined to return to the wife -- and life -- he left behind.
It looks awfully pretty, but we wonder if a 17th-century period piece is really the thing to draw a big audience on network TV.
Philip Winchester ("Thunderbirds"), Anna Walton ("Hellboy II"), Sam Neill ("The Tudors"), Sean Bean ("The Lord of the Rings"), Mia Maestro ("Alias"), Tongayi Chirisa, Joaquim De Almeida ("24")
Stephen Greenberg, Justin Bodle, Michael Prupas, Genevieve Hofmeyr, Jeffrey Hayes, Jean Bureau, Philip Key