Judd Hirsch returns to TV in new ABC drama

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – Judd Hirsch is going from the ridiculous to the sublime in his newest TV roles. The 79-year-old actor best known for “Taxi” appears in “Sharknado 2: The Second One,” about sharks unleashed on New York City airing July 30 on Syfy. Hirsch’s regular gig will be co-starring on the ABC series “Forever” this Fall. He plays the best friend and confidant of Dr. Henry Morgan, the medical examiner who has immortality.