This week’s TV news brings us updates on the fate of a slew of popular shows!
July 30th: When Calls the Heart
Michael Mando has been fired from Apple series Sinking Spring because of an on-set incident and replaced by Wagner Moura.
Upcoming DC show Dead Boy Detectives is moving to Netflix from HBO Max.
Kelly Park will direct and EP CBS comedy pilot JumpStart.
Stella Meghie will direct multiple episodes of upcoming Marvel show Wonder Man.
The potential True Blood reboot is not moving forward at HBO.
Ordered to series:
Acquired for the U.S.:
Hulu: BBC comedy-thriller Am I Being Unreasonable?
AMC Studios: Private intelligence industry drama Diligence
Eleventh Hour Films: True crime drama The Man in the Back Seat, property brokerage thriller Payday
Hulu: Dark comedy Girlshow starring Meredith Hagner
Mandalay Television: An adaptation of Mike Grist’s Christopher Wren CIA thrillers
Seal of the Gods Films: Hitman series Demonico
Seoul Street/Astro-Nomical Entertainment: A U.S. series adaptation of Korean assassin novel Sad Tropic
UIS/Matchbox Pictures: An adaptation of Adrian McKinty’s Australia-set novel The Island
Leaving their shows:
Sex Education: Emma Mackey
The Good Doctor: Chuku Modu
Apples Never Fall: Alison Brie, Jake Lacy
Bel-Air: Al-Shabazz Jabateh, Nicholas Duvernay, Diandra Lyle, Justin Cornwell, Reno Wilson
Big Mood: Nicola Coughlan, Lydia West
BMF: 2 Chainz, Ne-Yo
Boiling Point sequel: Steven Ogg
Eric: Wade Allain-Marcus
Fool Me Once: Richard Armitage, Michelle Keegan, Joanna Lumley, Emmett J.Scanlan, Dino Fetscher, Adeel Akhtar
A Gentleman in Moscow: Mary Elizabeth Winstead
How to Die Alone: Conrad Ricamora, KeiLyn Durrel Jones, Jocko Sims, Bashir Salahuddin
HPI: Javicia Leslie, Deniz Akdeniz, Judy Reyes
The Hurt Unit: Ashley Romans (replacing Jaime Lee Kirchner), Melissa George
The Night Agent: Kari Matchett
Only Murders in the Building: Ashley Park
The Santa Clauses: Eric Stonestreet
Sex Education: Jodie Turner-Smith
The Sticky: Margo Martindale, Chris Diamantopoulos
Umbrella Academy: Nick Offerman, Megan Mullally, David Cross
Wonder Man: Lauren Glazier
(Image courtesy of CBS.)