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Geek Chorus

EW introduces a few new members of the pocket-protector posse coming to TV next season

Reaper (THE CW)
On his 21st birthday, slacker Sam (The Loop star Bret Harrison) finds out that his parents have sold his soul to the devil. His new job? Bounty hunter for Satan (Ray Wise)!

The IT Crowd (NBC)
Office tech specialists Roy and Moss (Joel McHale and Richard Ayoade) are wizards with computers — but not their co-workers — in this adaptation of the BBC comedy.

Miss/Guided (ABC)
After surviving some painfully awkward teen years, former ugly duckling Becky (Judy Greer) returns to her alma mater as a newly confident guidance counselor.

Aliens in America (THE CW) When his mother accidentally invites a Muslim exchange student to live with their family, friendless Wisconsinite Justin (played by Dan Byrd) gains a pal.

Chuck (NBC)
Zachary Levi (last seen on ABC's Less Than Perfect) plays IT drone Chuck, whose dull life is transformed when government secrets are downloaded into his brain.

Originally posted May 25, 2007 Published in issue #936 Jun 01, 2007 Order article reprints