NBC's Chicago franchise grew this week with the premiere of Chicago Med. NPR explores whether it can be the next ER and whether executive producer Dick Wolf, who built the Law & Order empire, can do it again with the Chicago shows.
NBC's Chicago Fire starts off with some firefighters going to a fire in Chicago. So in case you thought that the title was referring to the soccer team, or was a period piece about the original Chicago fire, or was a metaphor or something, rest assured: you will see plenty of firemen fighting fires.
FOX's The Mob Doctor, the first of several pilots slotted for the fall television season that were filmed in Chicago, premiered Monday night promising to bring Chicagoans exactly what doesn't apply to their lives. But NBC's Revolution creates a more convincing, if fantastical version of the city.