By Patrick Munn | April 16, 2019 - 5:50 pm | No Comments
Starz has confirmed that the upcoming fifth season of Outlander will consist of twelve episodes. That marks the shortest order yet for the show. Season one consisted of sixteen episodes, while seasons two through four had thirteen episodes. Production is now underway in Scotland.
By Patrick Munn | April 16, 2019 - 2:59 pm | No Comments
NBC has renewed supernatural drama Manifest for a second season. It is the latest in a string of pick ups for the network and comes after they recently handed out renewals to Law & Order: Special Victims Unitand Good Girls.
By Patrick Munn | April 15, 2019 - 10:23 am | No Comments
Hallmark Channel has renewed hit period drama When Calls The Heart for a seventh season. The pick up comes shortly after the network set a May return date for the series. They had pulled it from the schedule amidst the college admissions scandal which saw series star Lori Loughlin indicted by the Department of Justice. The network also parted ways with Loughlin.
By Patrick Munn | April 15, 2019 - 10:21 am | No Comments
HBO has released the trailer for the second season of Big Little Lies, which is set to premiere state-side on Sunday June 9th. Sky Atlantic continues to hold UK rights to the show, but have not yet announced a UK premiere date for season two.
By Patrick Munn | April 15, 2019 - 10:19 am | No Comments
Add JAG to the list of hit TV shows getting the revival treatment. CBS is eyeing a comeback for the series that kicked off the NCIS franchise, with the upcoming four episode arc on NCIS: Los Angeles, in which David James Elliott and Catherine Bell will reprise their roles as Harm and Mac, testing the waters for such a move.
By Patrick Munn | April 15, 2019 - 10:18 am | No Comments
NBC has handed out an early renewal to drama series Good Girls. The series, which airs on this side of the pond on Netflix UK, will return for its third season. "We're so excited to continue following the friendship and adventures of these three incredible women while also exploring relatable issues in both funny and surprising ways," said Lisa Katz and Tracey Pakosta, Co-Presidents of Scripted Programming for NBC Entertainment. "Congratulations to Jenna Bans, and our amazing writers, cast and crew who give these stories depth and humanity."
By Patrick Munn | April 12, 2019 - 6:16 pm | No Comments
Fresh off of picking up NCIS for a seventeenth season, CBS has also handed out a renewal to long-running procedural Blue Bloods - picking up the Tom Selleck fronted drama for its tenth season. The renewal comes after CBS Television Studios inked a new one-year deal with Selleck.