ABC picks up 'X-Files'-like series 'Weird Desk'
ABC has picked up a sci-fi drama that will likely pique the interest of many X-Files fans.
The network has just ordered 13 episodes of Weird Desk, a drama series that centers on an a top-level organization (“Weird Desk”) that is tasked with investigating paranormal, supernatural and extra-terrestrial cases. The organization is led by a character named Morgan, a stubborn and brilliant man who has a female partner named Rosetta.
The series, written by Carl Binder (“Stargate”), is scheduled to air Summer 2013 on ABC.