By Patrick Munn | September 16, 2016 - 11:22 pm | 1 Comment
The curtain is coming down on Roadies. Showtime has cancelled the hour-long music themed comedy series, from J.J. Abrams and his Bad Robot production banner, after a single ten episode season, TVWise has confirmed.
By Patrick Munn | September 15, 2016 - 7:19 pm | No Comments
There will be no third season for Amazon Studios' original series Hand Of God. The streaming service has opted to bring the Ron Perlman (Sons Of Anarchy) and Dana Delany (Body Of Proof) fronted series to a close with its ten episode second season, which is set to air later this year.
By Patrick Munn | September 14, 2016 - 11:28 pm | No Comments
As a result of the decision to shift Star Trek: Discovery to May 2017, CBS All Access' as-yet untitled The Good Wife spin-off, starring Christine Baranski and Cush Jumbo, will now premiere in February; with the two shows essentially swapping launch windows.
By Patrick Munn | September 14, 2016 - 10:51 pm | No Comments
Netflix is calling time on Bloodline. The streaming service has announced that their drama series from the Damages team of Todd A. Kessler, Glenn Kessler and Daniel Zelman will end with its recently ordered third season. Additionally, TVWise has confirmed that, alongside the decision to cancel Bloodline, Netflix has also trimmed the order for season three to ten episodes, down from the thirteen that were ordered when the renewal was announced in July.
By Patrick Munn | September 14, 2016 - 10:37 pm | No Comments
At the request of Bryan Fuller and Alex Kurtzman, CBS's streaming service CBS All Access has pushed the premiere of Star Trek: Discovery from January to May 2017. In keeping with the previous roll-out plans, the series premiere will now air on the CBS network during the May sweeps, before it shifts to CBS All Access for the remainder of its 13 episode first season.
By Patrick Munn | September 14, 2016 - 10:03 pm | No Comments
9/11 drama The Looming Tower, based on the book of the same name by Lawrence Wright, is close to securing a ten episode series order at streaming service Hulu. The series examines the chain of events that led to the September 11th terrorist attacks. Of particular focus is the rising threat of Bin Laden and the Al-Qaeda network throughout the 1990s and how dysfunction at the heart of government, the FBI and CIA prevented U.S. authorities from identifying and disrupting the attack.