The show follows the journey of a time traveler, Cole, from the post-apocalyptic future.

The Gilchrists are just the average American family dealing with all the everyday issues, like a grown kid whos forced to move back home, teenagers who are smarter than their teachers and a stepmom (Jenna Elfman) desperately trying to win over the kids. In other words, just like everyone else - with one exception: they live in a very special house. "24" is a TV thriller presented in "real time" with each minute of airtime that corresponds to a minute in the lives of the characters.

"24" employs fast-paced and complex stories, and often contains unexpected plot twists.

Though each days events typically revolve around thwarting an impending terrorist attack, each season is made up of various interwoven story threads.

These may run for just one hour, but more usually run over several hours.

This gentle-hearted series stars John Lithgow as the High Commander of an investigative team sent to Earth on a mission to learn everything about humans and their so-called advanced civilization.

Described by its producers as "Carl Sagan meets the Marx Brothers," 3rd Rock has a clever, distinct point of view seen through the extraterrestrial team who has no other worldly powers except absolute truthfulness.This is the A-to-Z story of Andrew and Zelda - a pair that almost wasnt - and all that happened from the day they met.These typically involve investigations of leads on terrorists, tracking suspects, and averting attacks.The exact objective of the day evolves over the course of the season as the antagonists adapt, contingencies arise, and larger scale operations unfold.Liz Lemon, played by Saturday Night Lives Tina Fey, is the head writer of the fictional TV show, The Girlie Show.When her old boss dies and a new boss comes in, Liz must try to run a successful TV show without losing her mind.3RD ROCK FROM THE SUN is an inspired half-hour comedy series farcically dealing with the human condition set in the fictional city of Rutherford, Ohio.