Press Tour: Fox's 'Red Band Society' takes cues from 'Orange is the New Black,' 'Breaking Bad,' 'Breakfast Club'

July 20, 2014 10:51 PM

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Press Tour: Fox's 'Red Band Society' takes cues from 'Orange is the New Black,' 'Breaking Bad,' 'Breakfast Club'

Although Fox's hospital-set dramedy "Red Band Society" is one of the few network series launching this fall that could reasonably be described as unique, showrunner Margaret Nagle spent a lot of time discussing influences at the TCA 2014 summer press tour.

For one, the series is based on a successful Spanish drama called "Polseres Vermelles" that launched in 2011. Steven Spielberg snagged the remake rights for DreamWorks the same year and an American adaptation has been in the works ever since. Just like the original, the show follows six teens of var...

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