TV-Shows News

“Stargate Origins” First Three Eps Online

  MGM is set to begin releasing its new ten-episode premium digital series “Stargate Origins” on its Stargate Command subscription service. The first three episodes were released in a surprise drop on the Stargate Command platform last night, with the remaining seven episodes being unrolled weekly and available to All-Access …

TV-Shows News

McHale, McRaney Join “Santa Clarita Diet” S2

  Joel McHale (“Community”), Zachary Knighton (“Happy Endings”) and Gerald McRaney (“Deadwood”) have joined the cast of the second season of Netflix’s zombie comedy “Santa Clarita Diet” starring Drew Barrymore and Timothy Olyphant. In the new season, increasing number of murder victims needed to feed Sheila’s undead hunger is starting …

TV-Shows News

Gomez, Perdomo Join Netflix’s “Sabrina”

  Former “Doctor Who” alum Michelle Gomez and newcomer Chance Perdomo are set to play series regulars opposite Kiernan Shipka in the “Sabrina the Teenage Witch” TV series on Netflix. Based on the Archie Comics characters, the untitled project reimagines the origin of Sabrina as a dark coming-of-age story that …

TV-Shows News

TV News: Legends, Beneath, Male, Titans, Muppet

  DC’s Legends of Tomorrow Matt Ryan will once again return as John Constantine on the fifteenth episode of “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” on March 19th. Ryan reprised his role for a guest starring spot in both the mid-season finale and mid-season premiere of the current season of The CW …

TV-Shows News

HBO Planning A “Stuxnet” Mini-Series

  HBO and “Downton Abbey” producer Carnival Films are teaming to developing documentary filmmaker Alex Gibney’s cyber warfare project “Stuxnet” as a limited series. The project is based on Gibney’s 2016 cyberwarfare documentary “Zero Days” which told the complete story of the phenomenon – a self-replicating piece of computer malware …

TV-Shows News

Guy Pearce To Lead Netflix’s “The Innocents”

  Guy Pearce has scored a key role in Netflix‘s eight-episode British supernatural teen series “The Innocents” from creators Hania Elkington (“The North London Book of the Dead”) and Simon Duric (“Black Mirror”). The story follows teenagers Harry (Percelle Ascott) and June (Sorcha Groundsell) who run away from their repressive …

TV-Shows News

Netflix Cancels “Disjointed” After One Season

  Netflix has cancelled its multi-camera stoner comedy series “Disjointed” after one season. The series starred Kathy Bates as a lifelong advocate for legalization who’s finally living her dream as the owner of an L.A.–area cannabis dispensary. Joining her are three budtenders, her twenty-something son and a deeply troubled security …

TV-Shows News

NBC Renews “Midnight, Texas” Series

  NBC has announced that they have renewed their supernatural drama “Midnight, Texas” for a second season. The series was the top-rated summer broadcast drama in the 18-49 demographic and is based on the best-selling book series by “True Blood” author Charlaine Harris. Francois Arnaud (“The Borgias”) stars in the …

TV-Shows News

Netflix Renews “Grace,” Teases Last “Love”

  Netflix has renewed its comedy “Grace and Frankie” for a fifth season and has set RuPaul to guest star alongside regulars Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin on the new season. RuPaul will portray Benjamin Le Day, a ‘formidable and quick-witted adversary’ to the two ladies. The news follows on …

TV-Shows News

The CW Expands To Include Sunday Nights

  The CW will return to Sunday nights this fall for the first time since 2009, which is good news for its existing shows that are ‘on the bubble’ (eg. “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend”) which might fill those extra two hours a week. As part of the expansion, The CW is expected …

TV-Shows News

Dev Patel To Lead Ianucci’s “David Copperfield”

  Dev Patel is set to star in the newest adaptation of Charles Dickens’ 1850 novel “The Personal History of David Copperfield” with this take penned and directed by “Veep” and “The Thick of It” creator Armando Iannucci. This modern update follows the title character as he navigates a chaotic …

TV-Shows News

Robert & Michelle Rodriguez Wrap VR Series

  Actress Michelle Rodriguez and filmmaker Robert Rodriguez (no relation) have teamed for an original first-person POV virtual reality action series called “The Limit” starring the actress and which has just wrapped filming. Robert Rodriguez will pen, direct and produce the project which has Michelle Rodriguez playing a genetically enhanced …

TV-Shows News

“Kimmy Schmidt” Returns May 30th

  Netflix’s has set a May 30th premiere date for the fourth season of the comedy series “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”. The new season will launch in two parts. The first six episodes will be available on that May 30th date, with the second half of the season to premiere later …

TV-Shows News

Quick News: Activity, Judy, Vault, School, Batso

  No Activity The CBS All Access comedy “No Activity,” a remake of the Australian series of the same name, has been renewed for a second season. The story centers on the mundane daily antics of two low-level cops (Tim Meadows and Patrick Brammall) who suddenly find themselves in the …

TV-Shows News

Ryan Murphy Scores A Massive Netflix Deal

  Prolific producer Ryan Murphy is moving to Netflix as part of a record-setting five-year deal valued at $250-300 million. The “Glee,” “9-1-1,” “American Horror Story,” “American Crime Story,” “Feud,” “Scream Queens,” “Nip/Tuck” and “Popular” creator’s pact with the streaming service calls for him to produce new series and films …