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.
By Patrick Munn | April 12, 2019 - 10:27 am | No Comments
Fresh off of news that they are working on a Hawkeye TV series, Disney+ is developing a TV series based on Fox 2000's hit LGBT film Love, Simon. It is set up at the now Disney-owned 20th Century Fox Television.
By Patrick Munn | April 12, 2019 - 10:25 am | No Comments
Mickey Malkovich is making a comeback. Noel Fisher, who exited Shameless as a regular after the fifth season, has signed on to return to the Showtime series for its upcoming tenth season. Technically, More4 still holds UK rights to Shameless but have not put the series on the schedule since season five in 2016. Netflix UK continues to release new seasons every autumn, but due to contractual restrictions are a couple of seasons behind. The streaming service has thus far made the first seven seasons available, with season eight set to follow later this year.
By Patrick Munn | April 11, 2019 - 9:01 pm | No Comments
CBS has picked up their long running procedural NCIS for a seventeenth season. While the network had always been expected to pick up the show, it was contingent on series star and executive producer Mark Harmon inking a new deal with CBS Television Studios. That has now happened, clearing the way for today's renewal.
By Patrick Munn | April 11, 2019 - 10:08 am | No Comments
Hawkeye is coming to television. Disney's soon-to-launch streaming service Disney+ is developing a Marvel limited series revolving around the Hawkeye character. Jeremy Renner is attached to reprise the role he has played in three MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe) feature films.
By Patrick Munn | April 11, 2019 - 10:06 am | No Comments
HBO has renewed their dark comedy Barry for a third season. The pick-up comes less than two weeks after the show's second season debuted on the premium cable network. Sky Atlantic holds UK rights to Barry and launched the show's second season on April 3rd.
By Patrick Munn | April 10, 2019 - 5:00 pm | No Comments
ITV has set the core cast for Belgravia. Tamsin Greig (Episodes, Friday Night Dinner), Philip Glenister (Mad Dogs, Living The Dream), Harriet Walter (Law & Order: UK, The Crown) and Alice Eve (Star Trek Into Darkness, She’s Out Of My League) have all signed on to star in the six episode adaptation of Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes' novel.