Caffeine – TV News – January 14th Edition

Caffeine – TV News – January 14th Edition

We’re getting back into the swing of things with a few more winter premiere dates and a variety of other TV news updates this week!

Premiere dates:

January 19th: Chad
January 30th: Quantum Leap

February 1st: A Bloody Lucky Day
February 8th: Tokyo Vice


Our Flag Means Death, The Good Doctor (after the upcoming seventh season), Julia

Other headlines:

Ahsoka isn’t officially renewed yet, but it’s getting closer.

Irma Correa will write Spanish Civil War drama Villa Paz.

Michael Showalter will direct the first episode of Happy Face.

Ordered to series:

Great American Family: Medical drama County Rescue
Netflix: Couples vacation comedy The Four Seasons from and starring Tina Fey
Peacock: “F*cked up rom-com” Laid starring Stephanie Hsu
Prime Video: Crime series Criminal based on Ed Brubaker’s graphic novels

Pilot orders:

FX: Twentysomethings comedy Snowflakes

In development:

BBC: A drama series based on serial killer Bible John
CBS: Native American reservation family comedy Bonnie, a Young Sheldon spinoff about Gorgie and Mandy
Hulu: An autobiographical series from Amanda Knox produced with Warren Littlefield and Monica Lewinsky
Legendary Entertainment: Psychic drama Miss Cleo from and starring Sanaa Lathan
Netflix: Lena Dunham spy drama Covers

Promoted to series regular:

The Good Doctor: Chuku Modu


Grey’s Anatomy: Alex Landi


Alert: Missing Persons Unit: Alisha-Marie Ahamed, Gil Bellows
Before: Rosie Perez
Happy Place: Annaleigh Ashford
The Last of Us: Kaitlyn Dever, Young Mazino, Isabela Merced
Law & Order: SVU: Amy Carlson
The Night Agent: Berto Colon, Louis Herthum, Arienne Mandi, Brittany Snow, Teddy Sears
No Good Deed: Denis Leary, O-T Fagbenle
Tyler Perry’s Sistas: Devin Way (replacing Sean Sagar)
The White Lotus: Carrie Coon, Miloš Biković, Christian Friedel, Morgana O’Reilly, Lek Patravadi, Shalini Peiris
The Witcher: Laurence Fishburne

(Image courtesy of Max.)

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