Patrick Stewart returns to TV in his first major screen role since that one in the space ship.
The good news is Blunt Talk is produced by Family Guy creator Seth McFarlane. The bad news is that it's a US-only show for now, appearing on the Starz network from August.
From the trailer below Professor Xavier looks like BBC News presenter with electrodes clamped to his off-camera bits. We can't wait.
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