TV Trailer: New CBS Drama ‘Golden Boy’


UPDATE: It turns out the Golden Boy trailer had been put up on YouTube without CBS’ knowledge and has since been been taken down. There is no ETA on when the network will release the first trailer for the show.

PREVIOUS: CBS has released the first extended trailer for midseason drama series Golden Boy. It showcases young British actor Theo James in his first American TV role, sporting a newly acquired New York accent. Golden Boy chronicles the meteoric rise of an ambitious cop (James) who becomes the youngest police commissioner in the history of New York City. The series explores the high personal and professional cost he pays to achieve it as he is mentored by his partner (Chi McBride), a veteran detective. Golden Boy is set to premiere February 26 and air in the Tuesday 10 PM slot for two weeks before moving into its permanent Friday 9 PM berth. Kevin Alejandro, Bonnie Somerville, Holt McCallany and Stella Maeve co-star. Nicholas Wootton wrote the script and executive produces with Greg Berlanti.

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