Caffeine – TV News – July 9th Edition

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We don’t have a huge quantity of TV news this short holiday week, but read on for some interesting updates on some of our favorites!

Premiere dates:

July 21st: Ozark
July 30th: Teen Wolf
September 17th: Vice Principals

Other headlines:

We’ve got episode titles and descriptions for the first three Game of Thrones episodes!

Fox is working on a crossover between Empire and Star.

Burden of Truth showrunners Noelle Carbone and Adriana Maggs have stepped down.

Outlander writer Anne Kenney is leaving the series.

Sons of Anarchy spinoff pilot Mayans MC is getting a reshoot with some recasting.

Ordered to series:

Channel 4: Crime thriller Baghdad Central

In development:

BBC Studios: Adaptations of Ken Follett’s WWII novel Jackdaws and Frederick Forsyth’s terrorist thriller The Kill List
Capa Drama: Fantasy thriller Dolce Vita, spy drama Thanksgiving
FX: Tet Offensive limited series Hue 1968
Imagine Television: A series based on Patricia Lockwood memoir Priestdaddy
Netflix: A Central Park Five series from Ava DuVernay
Rebel Maverick: Detroit riots series Nightmare in Detroit
Syfy: John Carpenter horror anthology series Tales for a Halloween Night
UCP: A Nightside adaptation from John Carpenter

Returns:

Arrow: Manu Bennett
Bull: Jill Flint
Veep: Usman Ally

Casting:

Counterpart: Rahul Parikh
The Exorcist: John Cho
Girlfriends: Matthew Lewis, Anthony Head, Daisy Head, Chris Fountain, Steve Evets, Elena Saurel, Thailia Zucchi, Emmett J Scanlon
Graves: Michael Cyril Creighton
Heathers: Selma Blair
Little Women: Michael Gambon, Emily Watson, Maya Hawke, Willa Fitzgerald, Annes Elwy, Kathryn Newton, Jonah Hauer-King
Marcella: Nigel Planer, Keith Allen, Sophie Brown, Peter Sullivan, Jason Hughes, Victoria Smurfit, Yolanda Kettle, Josh Herdman, Harriet Cains
Marvel’s Luke Cage: Mustafa Shakir, Gabrielle Dennis
Misfits: Dave Foley, Charlie Saxton
The Oath: Katrina Law
Ordeal by Innocence: Bill Nighy, Catherine Keener, Matthew Goode, Eleanor Tomlinson, Ed Westwick, Anthony Boyle, Luke Treadaway, Morven Christie, Crystal Clarke, Ella Purnell, Alice Eve
Olive Forever: Sarah Yarkin, Adam DiMarco
Once Upon a Time: Dania Ramirez, Gabrielle Anwar, Mekia Cox, Rose Reynolds, Adelaide Kane
Psych: The Movie: Charlotte Flair
Supergirl: Erica Durance (replacing Laura Benanti)
Teen Wolf: Casey Deidrick
Vanity Fair: Tom Bateman

(Image courtesy of MTV.)

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Kate Linnea Welsh is a New Hampshire-based writer and taxonomist. (No, that doesn't involve dead animals.) She keeps us up to date on TV news in her weekly column "Caffeine." She writes about other TV shows, books, and more at her blog and her site Read the Screen. She'd love to talk to you on Twitter: @katelinnea