NBC has renewed comedy “The Good Place” for a 13-episode second season. The move makes creator Mike Schur’s comedy the second freshman series to get an early renewal this season f…
ABC has given an early renewal to The Middle for next season, the veteran comedy’s ninth. Earlier this month, ABC Entertainment president Channing Dungey revealed to Deadline that the network…
NBC issued an unheard-of double renewal of “This Is Us” Wednesday morning at TCA.
Some TV News that you may have missed the last couple of weeks due to the holidays.
- A&E FINALLY DECIDED TO CANCEL THEIR KKK DOCUSERIES, ESCAPING THE KKK, BUT NOT FOR THE REASONS IT SHOULD HAVE. The network cited ethical concerns because they found the producers paid people who participated in the series – INDIEWIRE
- THE CRUEL INTENTIONS REBOOT IS OFFICIALLY DEAD. The pilot was ordered by NBC and left in contention for potential pickup in May. Sony – the studio behind the series – continued to shop the series around. I was able to watch the pilot in May and was not good but definitely enjoyable – VULTURE
- THE BROTHER OF THE SLAIN JONBENET RAMSEY SUES CBS AND THE PRODUCTION COMPANY CRITICAL CONTENT OVER DOCUSERIES THE CASE OF: JONBENET RAMSEY FOR $750M. The true crime docuseries reunited the original investigators of the unsolved murder to reexamine the case. Upon further rehashing the case, they hypothesized that Burke Ramsey accidentally killed his sister – PEOPLE
My favorite late night personality Samantha Bee will be back!!! TBS has renewed “Full Frontal” through 2017. Between her, John Oliver and Trevor Noah, we’re all set for a Trump presidency.
Check out a clip of Samantha’s post-election episode and see why she’s one of the best.
HBO has given second season pickups to its trio of new fall series: fantasy drama “Westworld” and comedies “Insecure” and “Divorce.”
Hulu has renewed Casual for a third season. The streaming network’s original series starring Michaela Watkins (Trophy Wife, Enlightened) and Tommy Dewey (The Mindy Project, Code Black) just started releasing episodes for its second season. The show was a surprise for me as I didn’t expect much from it but it’s a pretty good series that’s well done and I’m slightly obsessed with Michaela so I can only say good things about her and the show.
Archer has been renewed for three more seasons, FX announced today. That will bring the animated spy now P.I. series to 10 seasons by around 2019.