Caffeine – TV News – January 21st Edition

Caffeine – TV News – January 21st Edition

The Emmys were the big news in the TV world this week, but let’s catch up on all of the other TV news that slipped in as well.

Premiere dates:

February 23rd: Poacher
February 29th: Perimeter

March 1st: The Completely Made-Up Adventures of Dick Turpin

May 2nd: The Tattooist of Auschwitz


Rap Sh!t, Schmigadoon, The Flight Attendant

Ordered to series:

BET+: A spinoff of The Family Business set in New Orleans and starring Brandon T. Jackson
Disney+: Mystery drama Light Shop
Prime Video: Biblical series House of David, prequel series The Terminal List: Dark Wolf starring Taylor Kitsch and Chris Pratt

In development:

BlackBox MultiMedia: An adaptation of Caro Carver’s psychological thriller Bad Tourists
Fox: Military comedy Going Dutch from Denis Leary
Hera Pictures: An adaptation of Joanna Quinn’s WWII novel The Whalebone Theatre
Monarch Media: An adaptation of Robert McCammon’s post-apocalyptic novel Swan Song
Monumental Television: A TV version of con woman podcast Filthy Ritual
StudioCanal: A reboot of 1960s secret agent series The Avengers
Universal Television: An adaptation of Attica Locke’s crime novel Bluebird, Bluebird

Leaving their shows:

Criminal Minds: Evolution: Josh Stewart

Promoted to series regular:

Night Court: Nyambi Nyambi

Promoted to recurring:

The Lincoln Lawyer: Devon Graye

Guest stars:

The Conners: Nick Offerman
Ransom Canyon: Philip Winchester


Doctor Who: Varada Sethu (replacing Millie Gibson)
Dying for Sex: Jenny Slate
Emperor of Ocean Park: Forest Whitaker
The Gentlemen: Ray Winstone
The Good Doctor: Kayla Cromer, Wavvy Jonez
Law & Order: Organized Crime: Michael Trotter
Miss Austen: Synnøve Karlsen
Monsters: The Lyle and Erik Menendez Story: Javier Bardem, Chloe Sevigny, Nathan Lane
Ransom Canyon: James Brolin, Eoin Macken, Lizzy Greene, Marianly Tejada, Jack Schumacher, Garrett Wareing, Andrew Liner, Brett Cullen, Kate Burton, Jaren Robledo, Jennifer Ens, Kenneth Miller, Niko Guardado, Justin Johnson Cortez, Casey W. Johnson
Rescue: Hi Surf: Robbie Magasiva, Arielle Kebbel, Adam Demos, Kekoa Kekumano, Alex Aiono, Zoe Cipres, Sea Shimooka
The Rookie: Danielle Campbell
White Lotus: Walton Goggins, Patrick Schwarzenegger, Aimee Lou Wood, Sarah Catherine Hook, Sam Nivola

(Image courtesy of Peacock.)

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