It seems like the creators of Limitless, a TV adaptation of the film, saw the movie and decided that the film's premise was... unlimitable. But let's step back for a second. What happened in Limitless: The Film?
The fate of the new CBS series "Limitless" rests almost entirely on Bradley Cooper. Not because he's a big movie star and his eyes are so darn blue or because he starred in the film of the same name and is the force behind the sequel series, which premieres Tuesday.
CBS' " Limitless," is hoping to break the mold of TV action-thrillers with its premiere episode. Thanks to some star power and plot from the original 2011 movie of the same name, the new series is poised to captivate audiences by building directly on what worked in the past.
Based on the 2011 feature, Limitless follows Brian Finch as he discovers the power of the mysterious drug NZT. In this new drama from executive producer Bradley Cooper, explore what happens when a man unlocks his limitless potential. This Fall on CBS.
Created by Craig Sweeny. With Jake McDorman, Aaron Ayhan, Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Carpenter. A man gains the ability to use the full extent of his brain's capabilities. A television adaptation of the 2011 film, 'Limitless'.