Kudos to the writers and actors of “Ghosts” for incorporating a sprint of enjoyable and originality to that age-aged trope: otherworldly spirits who can be viewed by only a person (dwelling) particular person.
That’s the premise of this new sitcom, premiering Thursday (Oct. 7) at 9 p.m. on CBS. Here’s the setup: town slickers Samantha (Rose McIver) and her partner, Jay (Utkarsh Ambudkar), inherit a stately, if a bit ramshackle, upstate mansion. It was bequeathed to the spunky Samantha by an aunt she scarcely understood. Samantha, sensing the chance to live her aspiration, wants to chuck the city existence and