FOX SCI-FI SERIES 'SLIDERS' TO MIX LAUGHS WITH EERINESS
Published: Friday, February 24, 1995
Fox will premiere a new science-fiction series with a comedic touch, Sliders, on March 22. John Rhys-Davies (Raiders of the Lost Ark), Jerry O'Connell (Stand By Me), Sabrina Lloyd (Father Hood) and Broadway's Cleavant Derricks (Dreamgirls) will star. After premiering with a two-hour episode that will pre-empt Beverly Hills, 90210, Sliders will take its regular 9 p.m. Wednesday slot March 29, bumping Party of Five, which will have its season finale March 15.