or


[04/05/17 - 11:40 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, April 5
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!


BLINDSPOT (NBC) - Co-executive producer Alex Berger has closed an overall deal at Warner Bros. Television. The pact will presumably cover his duties on the series as well as any future development. (Deadline.com)
CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND (The CW) - Scott Michael Foster's Nathaniel Plimpton and David Hull's White Josh have both been named series regulars for the show's third season. (Deadline.com)
FUTURE MAN (Hulu) - Patrick Carlyle will recur on the upcoming comedy series as Vincent Skarsgaard. "As a rookie cop, Vincent watched his partner die and in the 49 years since, he has thought of nothing else. He's a cop with a vendetta and gimpy knees." (Deadline.com)
JANE THE VIRGIN (The CW) - Tyler Posey will guest star on the season three finale as "someone from Jane's past," a role which is expected to continue into its fourth season. (Deadline.com)
MACHINE, THE (Syfy) - Katee Sackhoff, Lance Henriksen and Jaeden Bettencourt will all lend their voices for the drama pilot as supercomputers Nadia, Stanley and Kazimir, respectively. (Deadline.com)
NIGHT SHIFT, THE (NBC) - Mark Consuelos will recur on the show's upcoming fourth season as Cain, "a highly confident and aggressive travel nurse who emigrated to the U.S. from Mexico." (TVLine.com)
RAY DONOVAN (Showtime) - Ryan Dorsey is the latest bound for the new season as Dime-Bag, "a duplicitous thief." (Deadline.com)
SILICON VALLEY (HBO) - Co-executive producer Clay Tarver will be promoted to executive producer/co-showrunner of the show's expected fifth season. He'll serve alongside original executive producers/showrunners Mike Judge and Alec Berg. (Deadline.com)
SNEAKY PETE (Amazon) - Executive producer Fred Golan has signed a two-year overall deal with Sony Pictures Television, which will cover his duties on the series as well as his development for the studio. (Deadline.com)
WILL & GRACE (NBC) - The Peacock has expanded the show's revival from 10 to 12 new episodes. (Deadline.com)





  [april 2017]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
      


· BLINDSPOT (NBC)
· CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND (CW)
· DEVELOPMENT UPDATE (TFC)
· FUTURE MAN (HULU)
· JANE THE VIRGIN (CW)
· MACHINE, THE (SYFY)
· NIGHT SHIFT, THE (NBC)
· RAY DONOVAN (SHOWTIME)
· SILICON VALLEY (HBO)
· SNEAKY PETE (AMAZON)
· WILL & GRACE (NBC)





[07/19/17 - 02:30 PM]
Academy and Golden Globe Award Winner Forest Whitaker to Join "Empire"
Whitaker will play Uncle Eddie, a charismatic music icon and bonafide hitmaker, who gave an unknown Lucious (Terrence Howard) his first radio airplay.

[07/19/17 - 02:22 PM]
Join the Hunt for Clues to "American Horror Story 7" at Exclusive San Diego Comic-Con Stunt
This first step will open the door to all future reveals ahead of this fall's premiere of "AHS's" seventh installment.

[07/19/17 - 01:47 PM]
HBO Announces "Confederate," A New Drama Series Created by David Benioff and D.B. Weiss
Production will begin following the final season of "Game of Thrones."

[07/19/17 - 12:17 PM]
Ian Anthony Dale, Meaghan Rath and Beulah Koale Join the Cast of "Hawaii Five-0"
Dale has recurred as Adam Noshimuri since season two, becoming a trusted confidant and resource for the team who will now be recruited by McGarrett to work for Five-0.

[07/19/17 - 12:15 PM]
FOX Blasts Into San Diego Comic-Con 2017 with Nine Series
FOX launches one of the most cutting-edge fan opportunities ever: the chance to be cryopreserved and revived in the year 2417 to promote "The Orville."

[07/19/17 - 10:06 AM]
AMC Releases Art for Comic Con - "The Walking Dead" Returns October 22 with 100th Episode
AMC will also be present at MLK Park with a fan activation for fans of both "The Walking Dead" and "Fear the Walking Dead."

[07/19/17 - 09:24 AM]
Crackle's "The Oath" Adds Sarah Dumont, Billy Malone & Aaron Abrams to Cast
The series, set to debut in 2018, is currently in production in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

[07/19/17 - 09:03 AM]
A&E Network's Hit Series "Wahlburgers" Returns on Wednesday, August 9 at 9pm ET/PT
A&E Network will premiere a brand-new season of the hit reality series "Wahlburgers" as it celebrates its 75th episode milestone.

[07/19/17 - 08:52 AM]
Velocity's New Series "RMD Garage" Showcases the Dazzling Automotive Creations of Entrepreneur Ralph Holguin
The series launches Wednesday, August 2 at 9:00/8:00c on the cable channel.

[07/19/17 - 08:20 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC, "Got Talent" Eclipse the Competition
The Peacock beats the combined efforts of ABC, CBS, FOX and The CW among adults 18-49.

[07/19/17 - 07:31 AM]
HGTV Renews Three of Its Popular Fantasy Lifestyle Series
"Beach Hunters," "Lakefront Bargain Hunt" and "Lakefront Bargain Hunt Renovation" are all due back in 2018.

[07/19/17 - 06:13 AM]
TLC Announces the Return of Paige Davis as Host for the Upcoming New Season of Fan Favorite "Trading Spaces"
Additionally, casting of homeowners has begun in the first three cities of Los Angeles, Atlanta and Baltimore.

[07/18/17 - 02:10 PM]
Michelle Hurd Joins "Lethal Weapon" as Recurring Guest Star
She'll play Gina Santos, who is brought in as Chief, above Avery (Kevin Rahm), to take some control of the division.

[07/18/17 - 12:47 PM]
A&E Network's Groundbreaking Series "Live PD" Hits Ratings High with 2.1 Million Total Viewers
A&E spins the numbers for Saturday, July 15.

[07/18/17 - 11:35 AM]
TLC's Successful "90 Day Fiance" Franchise Adds New Prequel Series "90 Day Fiance: Before the 90 Days"
The latest spin-off series premieres Sunday, August 6 at 9:00/8:00c.