By Patrick Munn | June 29, 2016 - 8:26 pm | No Comments
AMC has handed out a second season renewal to their comic book adaptation Preacher, TVWise has learned. The network has ordered 13 episodes for the show's second season, up from the ten episodes they ordered for the show's debut run.
By Patrick Munn | June 29, 2016 - 8:08 pm | No Comments
Universal Cable Productions is promoting two of their own. The NBCU owned studio, which produces both scripted and unscripted shows for cable networks, has upped development executives Kate Fenske and Elise Henderson to Senior Vice-President, TVWise has learned.
By Patrick Munn | June 29, 2016 - 4:28 pm | No Comments
Gilmore Girls is coming to Netflix. The streaming giant has acquired global streaming rights to the original seven season run of the show after striking a deal with Warner Bros. International Television Distribution, TVWise has learned. All seven seasons of the show will be available to stream worldwide on Netflix from July 1st.
By Patrick Munn | June 29, 2016 - 9:31 am | No Comments
Netflix & CBC have found the lead for their co-production Alias Grace. Sarah Gadon (11.22.63, Murdoch Mysteries) has been tapped to play the part of real-life serial killer Grace Marks in the six episode miniseries, which is based on the Margaret Atwood novel of the same name, TVWise has learned.
By Patrick Munn | June 28, 2016 - 3:58 pm | No Comments
Freida Pinto (Slumdog Millionaire) has been set as the female lead in Guerrilla, Sky Atlantic and Showtime's six episode co-production about a couple's path from political activism to radical militancy, TVWise has learned.
By Patrick Munn | June 27, 2016 - 7:32 pm | No Comments
Freeform has renewed their multi-camera comedy series Baby Daddy for a sixth season, TVWise has learned. While no formal episode order has been set, the network said the pick-up meant that by the end of season six more than 100 episodes will have been produced.