or


[06/07/19 - 11:38 PM]
Development Update: Friday, June 7
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- The latest development news, culled from recent wire reports:

Looking to keep track of all the various projects in development? Click here to visit our signature "Devwatch" section. There visitors can view our listings by network, genre, studio and even development stage (ordered to pilot, cast-contingent, script, etc.). It's updated every day!


BUNNY (AMC, New!) - Megan Mostyn-Brown has set up a small screen take on Mona Awad's forthcoming novel at the cable channel, billed as "a spellbinding, down-the-rabbit-hole tale that combines elements of fairy tale, horror, satire, and classic teen movies like Heathers and The Craft in a riveting exploration of women, relationships, desire, and the creative and destructive power of the imagination." She'll write and executive produce the project via her overall deal with AMC Studios. (Deadline.com)
CAROL'S SECOND ACT (CBS) - Ashley Tisdale has joined the cast of the Patricia Heaton-led comedy as Jenny, "Carol's (Heaton) big-hearted daughter. She is a pharmaceutical rep and covers Carol's hospital. Jenny loves and is supportive of her mom, and her bubbly and outgoing personality and carefree spirit is a buoyant counterpoint to Carol's neurotic medical colleagues." She replaces Bonnie Dennison from the original pilot. (Deadline.com)
GREY'S ANATOMY (ABC) - Co-star Jesse Williams has signed a new two-year contract to continue on the series as Dr. Jackson Avery. His involvement however may be limited by his duties on the upcoming Second Stage Theater revival of Richard Greenberg's "Take Me Out." (Deadline.com)
MACGYVER (CBS) - As expected, Levy Tran's Desiree "Desi" Nguyen has formally been promoted to series regular for the upcoming fourth season. (Deadline.com)
RED LINE, THE (CBS) - The Eye has confirmed the freshman drama, which was ultimately billed as a limited series, will not return for a second season. (Deadline.com)
TOMMY (CBS) - Producers of the midseason drama plan to recast the role of Buddy, "the brilliant, manipulative mayor of Los Angeles, who becomes a rival for power with the city's first female police chief." David Fierro, who played said character in the original pilot, has been released. (Deadline.com)
WYATT CENAC'S PROBLEM AREAS (HBO) - Wyatt Cenac revealed on social media the series will not return for a third season, making tonight's season ender its final episode. (@wyattcenac)





  [june 2019]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
      


· BUNNY (AMC)
· CAROL'S SECOND ACT (CBS)
· DEVELOPMENT UPDATE (TFC)
· GREY'S ANATOMY (ABC)
· MACGYVER (CBS)
· RED LINE, THE (CBS)
· TOMMY (CBS)
· WYATT CENAC'S PROBLEM AREAS (HBO)





[05/17/22 - 02:56 PM]
Video: Disney+ Releases Trailer for Marvel Studios' "She-Hulk: Attorney at Law" Premiering August 17
Streaming exclusively on Disney+ beginning August 17, the new comedy series stars Tatiana Maslany as She-Hulk/Jennifer Walters, a lawyer who specializes in superhuman-oriented legal cases.

[05/17/22 - 02:37 PM]
ESPN+ Expands "Peyton's Places" Franchise with New Hosts Sue Bird, John McEnroe and P.K. Subban
Plus: "Peyton's Places" renewed for third season; and "Eli's Places" returning for its second season.

[05/17/22 - 02:32 PM]
Netflix Top 10 Week of May 9: "Senior Year" Tops the Films List, "Welcome to Eden" Grabs the Most Views This Week
"Ozark" season four held on to the #1 spot on the English TV list with 48.62M hours viewed.

[05/17/22 - 02:28 PM]
ESPN Films Announces "30 for 30" Documentary on the 2000 Baltimore Ravens
No team in NFL history has boasted, bullied or brandished as much bravado as the 2000-2001 Baltimore Ravens.

[05/17/22 - 02:23 PM]
ESPN Films Announces "30 for 30" Documentary on "The Black Widow" Pool Legend Jeanette Lee
Lee is better known as the Black Widow, a persona more intriguing and deadly than the moniker itself.

[05/17/22 - 01:01 PM]
Video: New Teaser & Key Art - Hulu's "Only Murders in the Building" Season Two
The new season returns on Tuesday, June 28 with two episodes.

[05/17/22 - 12:31 PM]
Paramount+ Announces Academy Award Winner Helen Mirren and Academy Award Nominee Harrison Ford Will Star in "1932" (wt), Taylor Sheridan's Next Installment of the "Yellowstone" Origin Story
Produced by MTV Entertainment Studios, 101 Studios and Bosque Ranch Productions, the series will debut on the service in December.

[05/17/22 - 12:00 PM]
BBC America's Landmark Natural History Series "Dynasties II" Returns on Saturday, May 21 on BBC America and AMC+
The six-part series, in addition to a "making of" episode, provides a fresh insight into the secret lives of some of the most charismatic animals on the planet featuring surprising, dramatic and heartwarming stories with the iconic favorites from the animal kingdom.

[05/17/22 - 11:00 AM]
Season Two of "That Damn Michael Che" Debuts May 26
Season two offers a side of Michael Che you haven't seen before, returning with an arsenal of brighter, bolder, and sillier takes on everyday life from his personal experiences.

[05/17/22 - 10:03 AM]
"We Hunt Together" to Return to Showtime This Summer
The second season will roll out Friday, June 24, when all six episodes will be available on streaming and on demand for Showtime subscribers before making its on-air debut with its first two episodes on Sunday, June 26 at 7:30/6:30c.

[05/17/22 - 10:02 AM]
Major Matchups and Rivalry Games on ABC Highlight ESPN's Early Season College Football Schedule - "College GameDay Built by The Home Depot" Kicks Off 2022 at Notre Dame-Ohio State
All of the Power 5 conferences are represented in this initial schedule of six ABC games featuring classic college football rivals and top-tier showdowns at neutral sites.

[05/17/22 - 10:00 AM]
ABC Unveils 2022-2023 Fall Primetime Schedule
Highlights include two nights of "Bachelor in Paradise" on Mondays and Tuesdays, plus the debut of "Celebrity Jeopardy!" on Sundays.

[05/17/22 - 09:01 AM]
Apple TV+ Announces Second Season for Innovative Emmy Award-Nominated Design Docuseries "Home," Set to Premiere Globally Friday, June 17
Each episode in the second season of "Home" unveils the boundary-pushing imagination of the visionaries who dared to dream and build them around the world, including the Netherlands, South Africa, Indonesia, Australia, Mexico, Iceland, and more.

[05/17/22 - 08:56 AM]
Boston Celtics Game 7 Victory Over Milwaukee Bucks on ABC Is Most-Watched Eastern Conference Semifinals Game in 10 Years: Average Audience of 7,481,000 Viewers
The broadcast averaged 7,481,000 viewers, peaking with 9,559,000 viewers at 6 p.m. ET.

[05/17/22 - 08:44 AM]
Magnolia Network Linear Launch Shattered Records in First Quarter, Continues to Expand Programming Slate
On the heels of January's linear launch, Magnolia Network is introducing four new originals to its upcoming slate, set to premiere this year.