What We Can Hope to Hear and See at This Year’s Upfronts

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Each year, the upfronts roll around and instill a mix of promise, fantasy, realism and energetic fun into the industry. I often think we’re living in a Charles Dickens novel full of satire, comical characters and conflict. So, using some of Dickens’ most well-known words, let’s break down what we can expect to see or hope to hear from the networks during this week’s presentations in N.Y.