'The Rocky Horror Picture Show'
Fox, October 31
TV’s latest live musical event skews much edgier than the likes of Grease or Peter Pan. Orange Is the New Black's transgender star Laverne Cox takes on the role that Tim Curry made famous on the big screen, playing polyamorous mad scientist Dr. Frank-N-Furter in a remake of a midnight movie classic. Glam American Idol belter Adam Lambert (as Eddie) and How I Met Your Mother mother Christina Milian (as Magenta) will be bringing their best rock ’n’ roll chops and campy B-movie poses, looking to honor the sexy subversiveness of the original. All of which raises one question: Are you ready to do the Time Warp again? It's just a jump to the left .... NM