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TNT Sets Premiere Dates For ‘The Librarians’, ‘Agent X’ & ‘Legends’

The Librarians S1 FinaleTNT has firmed up their plans for the fall season. The Turner owned cable network has unveiled details of their fall schedule, which includes the return of the second highest rated drama series Major Crimes, the second season of The Librarians, the ten episode first season of Sharon Stone starrer Agent X and the delayed second season of their Sean Bean fronted spy thriller Legends.

USA Network’s ‘Complications’ Cancelled After One Season

ComplicationsComplications has run into a.... complication. USA Network has decided not to move forward with a second season of the Jason O'Mara fronted medical drama series, which hailed from Burn Notice creator Matt Nix, TVWise has confirmed.

BBC Two Drops Out Of ‘Episodes’ As Co-Producer, Will Acquire Season 5

Episodes S4The BBC is reducing their level of investment in Episodes. After co-producing the show for the past four seasons for BBC Two, the corporation has dropped out as a co-production partner. Representatives of the BBC did not immediately respond to TVWise's request for comment.

Showtime Releases New Trailer For ‘Homeland’ Season 5

Homeland S5After teasing the show's return over the course of the Summer, Showtime has released the first full length trailer for the fifth season of Homeland. The 12 episode fifth season of the CIA drama will be set two years after season four, following Carrie’s ill-fated tenure as CIA station chief in Islamabad, Pakistan. Struggling to reconcile her guilt and disillusionment with years of working on the front lines in the “war on terror,” Carrie finds herself in a self-imposed exile in Berlin, estranged from the CIA and working for a private security firm.
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‘American Dad’ Renewed For Two More Seasons At TBS

American Dad is staying put on TBS for the foreseeable future. The Turner owned cable network has ordered a further two seasons of the Seth MacFarlane created animated comedy series, which relocated from Fox to TBS in 2014. The multi-year renewal - which is for some 44 episodes split over two seasons - ensures that American Dad will remain on air through to 2018.

‘Galaxy Quest’ TV Series Lands At Amazon

Galaxy QuestThe Galaxy Quest TV series is one step closer to becoming a reality. Some four months after Paramount Television started development on a potential TV series version of the 1990s feature film Galaxy Quest, the project has landed at Amazon.

NBCU Aligning International Distribution & Networks Business Across EMEA

NBCUniversal InternationalNBCU is making a change to the structure of their international distribution and global channels business. NBCUniversal International has announced the creation of a multi-territory, regional hub In London which will align the activities of NBCUniversal International Distribution (formerly NBCUniversal International Television Distribution) and NBCUniversal International Networks (formerly known as Universal Networks International) across EMEA.

Malachi Kirby Set As Lead In A+E Networks’ ‘Roots’ Reboot

Malachi KirbyA+E Networks has found the lead for their Roots reboot. British actor Malachi Kirby has nabbed the lead role as Kunta Kinte - a role that was played by Star Trek: The Next Generation and Perception star LeVar Burton in the original 1970s miniseries.