TV News: Triffids, NBC, SGU, Murmurs, Caprica

The Day of the Triffids
Photos are out from the BBC’s upcoming mini-series adaptation of John Wyndham’s post-apocalyptic sci-fi novel classic. Dougray Scott, Joely Richardson, Eddie Izzard, Brian Cox, Vanessa Redgrave and Jason Priestly star in the production which airs December 28th & 29th in the UK.

NBC 2010 Schedule
“Parenthood” begins March 1st and “The Marriage Ref” on March 14th. “Chuck” kicks off with a two-hour premiere on January 10th and settles into its regular timeslot on January 11th.

Stargate Universe & Sanctuary
Syfy has greenlit production on a second season of “Stargate Universe” (SGU) and a third season of “Sanctuary”. The network has ordered 20 new hours for each series which will begin screening in Fall 2010.

Jason Smilovic and Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas are setting up the time-travel drama “Murmurs” for CBS. The story follows an agency that detects and corrects alterations in time, ensuring that history remains unchanged.