PERCEPTION - It's mind over murder as an eccentric neuroscientist with a unique view of the world teams up with the FBI to crack difficult cases in the new drama series "Perception," premiering MONDAY, JULY 9 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT), on TNT. Emmy(R) and Screen Actors Guild Award(R) winner Eric McCormack stars in this fascinating series, along with Rachael Leigh Cook, Arjay Smith and Kelly Rowan. (ABC STUDIOS/DOUG HYUN) ERIC MCCORMACK

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