01/27/2012 06:25 pm ET Updated Mar 28, 2012

How TV Dramas Like 'Justified' And 'Man Men' Deal With Fatherhood

Babies have long been a staple of television, but these shows are handling pregnancy and childbirth in new ways.

Justified has justly drawn praise for being a groundbreaking show, from its crackling dialogue to its nuanced depiction of the rural south--a setting typically underutilized on television. But the third season of Justified does follow one TV tradition: It looks like it's going to feature a "new baby" episode.