By Patrick Munn | July 28, 2015 - 8:36 pm | No Comments
Katie McGrath (Merlin), Brandon Jay McLaren (Graceland), Wendy Crewson (Revenge), Steve Byers, (The Man In The High Castle) and Dean McDermott (CSI) have been cast in Chiller's first original series Slasher, TVWise has learned. Production on the series is now underway in Sudbury, Parry Sound and Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario for a 2016 premiere.
By Patrick Munn | July 28, 2015 - 6:18 pm | No Comments
Hot In Cleveland spin-off The Soul Man is coming to and end. TV Land has renewed the Cedric The Entertainer and Niecy Nash fronted series for a fifth and final season. Twelve episodes have been ordered for the show's final run, which is expected to premiere in 2016.
By Patrick Munn | July 28, 2015 - 5:04 pm | No Comments
Hollywood's obsession with comic books continues... USA Network has handed out a pilot order to Brooklyn Animal Control, an adaptation of the comic book of the same name by JT Petty and IDW Publishing. Brooklyn Animal Control follows the inner workings of a secret subdivision of the NYPD that functions as social services for the city’s werewolves.
By Patrick Munn | July 28, 2015 - 4:11 pm | No Comments
Diane Keaton (The Godfather) has signed on to co-star opposite Jude Law in the Young Pope, the eight episode miniseries from creator Paul Sorrentino which is a co-production between Sky, HBO and French broadcaster Canal+. Keaton will play Sister Mary, a nun from the U.S. now living in Vatican City.
By Patrick Munn | July 28, 2015 - 3:20 pm | No Comments
Netflix has picked up a third season of their animated comedy series BoJack Horseman, which stars Will Arnett and Aaron Paul. The streaming giant has ordered 13 episodes for the show's third season, which is expected to premiere globally in 2016. Additionaly, Netflix has also set premiere dates for Longmire and Aziz Ansari's Master Of None
By Patrick Munn | July 28, 2015 - 2:22 pm | No Comments
After an extended delay, Hallmark Channel has formally pulled the trigger on a third season of period drama When Calls The Heart. The network has ordered ten episodes for the show's third season, the first two of which will be previewed as a two-hour movie this Christmas.
By Patrick Munn | July 27, 2015 - 6:20 pm | No Comments
Ed Sheeran is going medieval. The chart-topping musician has been tapped for a recurring role in Sons Of Anarchy creator Kurt Sutter's new FX series The Bastard Executioner, which is currently shooting its ten episode first season in Wales. Sheeran will play Sir Cormac, an ambitious and deadly protégé of a high-ranking church elder.