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A look at CBS’s new series:

“We Are Men” (Mondays at 8:30): A 20-something guy gets left at the altar, and winds up moving into a short-term apartment complex that’s filled with single men, most recovering from a romantic misstep of their own — he immediately bonds with three others.

“Mom” (Mondays at 9:30): Latest Chuck Lorre comedy, starring Anna Faris as a newly sober single mom living in northern California wine country working as a waitress, dealing with her mom (played by Allison Janney)

“Hostages” (Mondays at 10): Thriller about a top surgeon (Toni Collette), who hfinds her and her entire family kidnapped the night before she’s supposed to operate on the president.

“The Millers” (Thursdays at 8:30): Will Arnett stars as a recently divorced news reporter, whose plans to jump back into the single scene is derailed when his parents (played by Margo Martindale and Beau Bridges) unexpectedly separate after 43 years.

“The Crazy Ones” (Thursdays at 9): Robin William returns to TV as a quirky advertising genius in charge of a powerful ad agency — Sarah Michelle Gellar plays his daughter, who also works at his company.


“Intelligence” (Mondays at 10): Josh Holloway stars as a high-tech intelligence operative who happens to have a super-computer microchip in his brain.

Blog: CBS’s 2013-2014 schedule

Video: A look at ABC’s new series

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Video: A look at NBC’s new series

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Blog: Seth Meyers is the big story, but Jay Leno, Jimmy Fallon entertain the crowd at NBC upfronts

Blog: CBS, NBC, ABC make decisions on a slew of shows: What’s ordered and what’s gone?

Live chat: Do any of next year’s shows look particularly promising?

Emily Yahr covers pop culture and entertainment for the Post. Follow her on Twitter @EmilyYahr.



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