TIME-TRAVEL SERIES 'SLIDERS' TO BE FOX MIDSEASON REPLACEMENT SHOW
Published: Tuesday, June 27, 1995
Sliders, the parallel-universe time-travel series starring John Rhys-Davies, Jerry O'Connell, Cleavant Derricks and Sabrina Lloyd, will be a Fox midseason replacement series for the 1995-96 season. Sliders premiered in March and aired through May 17 and ranked 87th for the 1994-95 season. Sliders reruns began airing at 7 p.m. Sunday, beginning this week. ... The Great Defender, with Michael Rispoli (While You Were Sleeping theatrical film) as a streetwise lawyer in a prestigious Boston law firm, will return to Fox's schedule July 10 with new episodes. The 134th-ranked series is not on Fox's fall schedule.