Caffeine – January 19th Edition

Happy …¬†Monday. Sorry for the late post, but hey, it’s a long weekend for a lot of people, so let’s pretend that was on purpose! I’ve got tons of news for you this week.

Premiere dates:
February 13th: Bosch
March 17th: Community
March 31st: The Dovekeepers
April 5th: Outlander (Canadian date)
April 9th: Louie, The Comedians
April 12th: Nurse Jackie
April 26th: Happyish, Penny Dreadful
June 8th: Odd Mom Out

Renewed: Arrow, Jane the Virgin, Reign, Supernatural, The 100, The Flash, The Originals, The Vampire Diaries, Schitt’s Creek, NCIS: New Orleans, Madam Secretary, Scorpion, Shameless, The Fosters, Broad City, The Royals, Gotham, Empire, Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Canceled: Benched

Red Band Society is officially canceled, but the last three episodes will air.

Kyle MacLachlan will return as the star of the new Showtime Twin Peaks limited series. Sheryl Lee and Dana Ashbrook will return as well.

Picked up to series:
Amazon: A Woody Allen series
NBC: Eva Longoria comedy Telenovela
Netflix: Will Arnett comedy Flaked
PBS: A Civil War drama
Showtime: Happyish
USA Network: Satirical comedy Donny!

Pilot orders:
FX: Pamela Adlon comedy Better Things
NBC: Three comedies, dramas Curse of the Fuentes Women and Love Is a Four Letter Word

In development:
ABC: Comedies What Up Wahlbergs, My Four Moms, Meet.Mate.Multiply
Bravo: CEO assistant drama The One
CBS: Comedies Coverband and Pittsburgh Rich
Channel 4: AIDS drama The Boys
NBC: Underground railroad miniseries Freedom Run
Omnifilm Entertainment: Nora Roberts’s Cousins O’Dwyer trilogy
Sonar: A David E. Kelley limited series based on Stephen King’s Mr. Mercedes
Syfy: Futuristic prison society drama 51st State, a miniseries based on novel Spin

Pilot directors:
Minority Report: Mark Mylod

Leaving their shows:
The Vampire Diaries: Steven R. McQueen

Promoted to series regular:
Salem: Oliver Bell

Guest stars!
Agent Carter: Stan Lee
The Blacklist: Janel Moloney, David Strathairn, Gloria Reuben
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Bradley Whitford
The Comedians: Mel Brooks, Jimmy Kimmel, Rob Reiner, Steven Weber
Doctor Who: Paul Kaye, Arsher Ali, Morven Christie
The Flash: Devon Graye
Forever: Emily Kinney
Fresh Off the Boat: Albert Tsai
Gotham: Cameron Monaghan
Kevin from Work: Amy Sedaris
The Mysteries of Laura: Eric McCormack
Revenge: Kim Richards
Salem: Lucy Lawless, Stuart Townsend

Returns:
Arrow: Charlotte Ross
Castle: Michael Mosley
CSI: Eric Roberts
Forever: Hilarie Burton
Parks and Recreation: John McCain, Kathryn Hahn

Casting:
Black-ish: Allen Maldonado
Breed: Justin Chatwin
Criminal Minds spinoff: Gary Sinise
Fargo: Keir O’Donnell
Hannibal: Richard Armitage
Heroes Reborn: Zachary Levi
Kevin from Work: Matt Murray, Jordan Hinson
The Last Man on Earth: Mary Steenburgen
Once Upon a Time: Patrick Fischler
Queen of the South: Adriana Barraza, James Martinez
Roadies: Colson Baker (a.k.a. Machine Gun Kelly), Luis Guzman, Finesse Mitchell
Salem: Joe Doyle
Scream Queens: Lea Michele, Joe Manganiello, Abigail Breslin, Keke Palmer, Ariana Grande
Shannara: John Rhys-Davies
Silicon Valley: Suzanne Cryer, Patrick Fischler
Stitchers: Allison Scagliotti, Salli Richardson-Whitfield, Ritesh Rajan, Damon Dayoub
The Strain: Joaquin Cosio
Tough Cookie: Shoshana Bush, Frankie Shaw, Mallory James Mahoney, Arturo Del Puerto, Rick Gonzalez
Turn: Gentry White
The Vampire Diaries: Tristin Mays
The Walking Dead: Ross Marquand
Wet Hot American Summer: Josh Charles, Michaela Watkins, John Slattery, Randall Park, Jayma Mays, Lake Bell, Paul Scheer, Rob Huebel, Richard Schiff
Zoo: Billy Burke, Kristen Connolly

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