By Patrick Munn | May 18, 2017 - 10:01 am | 5 Comments
EXCLUSIVE: The reports of Ransom's demise have been greatly exaggerated. Despite a flurry of media reports that CBS had axed the Luke Roberts fronted show, sources with direct knowledge of the situation tell me that it has in fact NOT been cancelled. I'm hearing that CBS has not made a decision one way or another and Ransom remains in contention for a second season pick up.
By Patrick Munn | May 18, 2017 - 1:55 am | 2 Comments
During their upfront presentation in New York City, CBS dropped the first full trailer for the upcoming Star Trek: Discovery, which is presently eyed for a September premiere on CBS All Access in the US and Netflix in all other territories (including the UK).
By Patrick Munn | May 9, 2017 - 9:57 pm | No Comments
Ahead of a slew of new series orders, NBC is making calls on some of their bubble shows. The network has started down that path by handing out a second season renewal to their Taken prequel series for an expanded second season of sixteen episodes.
By Patrick Munn | May 9, 2017 - 7:39 pm | 2 Comments
It's the end of the road for Rosewood. Fox has cancelled the Morris Chestnut fronted crime drama after two full seasons, TVWise has learned. While it was a decent ratings performer last season, when it was serving as the lead-in for Empire, the show suffered in its new Thursday night time-slot and after the ratings all but collapsed it was shunted to a Friday night "death" slot.
By Patrick Munn | May 9, 2017 - 9:03 am | No Comments
Psych is the latest TV property getting the revival treatment. USA Network has announced that they are bringing back the show for a two-hour TV movie, which will air on the NBCU owned and operated network this coming December. Lead actors James Roday and Dulé Hill are on-board to reprise their roles as Shawn and Gus, respectively. Other returning cast members include Timothy Omundson as Lassiter, Maggie Lawson as Juliet, Corbin Bernsen as Henry and Kirsten Nelson as Chief Vick.
By Patrick Munn | May 8, 2017 - 9:23 pm | No Comments
Netflix UK's import Frequency has been cancelled by U.S. network The CW after a single thirteen episode season, TVWise has learned. Alongside Frequency, The CW also pulled the plug on No Tomorrow - which does not yet have a UK home (and is now unlikely to find one).
By Patrick Munn | May 3, 2017 - 5:22 pm | No Comments
Hulu has found their George Tenet. The streaming service has set Alec Baldwin (30 Rock, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit) as the controversial CIA Director in their upcoming ten episode 9/11 event series The Looming Tower, TVWise has learned. As DCI, Tenet is Richard Clarke's partner in fighting Al-Qaeda, though he may know more than he is letting on.