This fall’s crop of new TV shows has been, by and large, a crushing disappointment. And that means that some great actors are trapped on some less-than-great shows. We don’t blame these actors for taking the gig — who’d turn down a network-series paycheck? — but we just wish Hollywood would find a better way to take advantage of their many talents.
Morris Chestnut’s Dr. Beaumont Rosewood is one of those braggy know-it-alls that some viewers respond to because they like confidence and big smile, and other viewers turn away from because — well, they don’t like braggy know-it-alls.