Fox Picks Up New Tim Kring/Kiefer Sutherland Series

Network gives the green light to Touch

Fox has now officially given the green light to the new Kiefer Sutherland series Touch , created by Tim Kring ( Heroes ) and centring on a father (Sutherland) who discovers that his autistic son (David Mazouz) can predict the future.

Danny Glover costars as an expert on children who possess special gifts.

The series is due to premiere in the US in the spring.

Touch is another ambitious series from Tim Kring that is beautifully executed and has incredibly resonant themes for our times,” Fox president Kevin Reilly says in a statement. “With Kiefer back on the network as the face and force behind this creative new series, I’m confident it will resonate with viewers this spring.”