Caffeine – TV News – January 15th Edition

Brace yourself – we’ve got a ton of premiere dates, renewals, and more TV news this week from the TCA press tour and more!

Premiere dates:

March 3rd: Grand Crew
March 10th:Unprisoned
March 12th: A Spy Among Friends
March 16th: Good Trouble
March 19th: Lucky Hank
March 24th: Up Here
March 26th: Rabbit Hole
March 29th: Riverdale

April 5th: Dave
April 6th: Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies
April 12th: Single Drunk Female
April 23rd: From
April 26th: Saint X
April 30th: Fatal Attraction

May 14th: Fear the Walking Dead
May 31st: Nancy Drew


Abbott Elementary, All American, Ghosts, Criminal Minds: Evolution, Mo (for a second and final season), grown-ish, Pitch Perfect: Bumper in Berlin, Rogue Heroes, Billy the Kid


Mayans M.C. (after the upcomign fifth season), Uncoupled

Other headlines:

Riverdale and Nancy Drew will have their series finales on August 23rd.

Miracle Workers is no longer returning tomorrow and supposedly a new date will be announced soon.

A backdoor pilot for spinoff The Good Lawyer starring Kennedy McMann and Felicity Huffman will air during the current season of The Good Doctor.

Starz has ordered a new season of Minx after it was canceled by HBO Max.

The final season of Snowpiercer will no longer air on TNT.

Season two of The Bear, coming this summer, will have ten episodes.

NBC’s Found is moving to fall.

Craig Doyle is taking over as showrunner of grown-ish.

Ordered to series:

Onyx Collective: Phone sex comedy 1266 starring Gabourey Sidibe
Paramount+: A live-action Dungeons and Dragons series

In development:

AMC: A series based on John Maxim’s Bannerman spy novels
BBC: A drama about the Wagatha Christie case in the Very English Scandal series
Fox: Latinx neighbor comedy El Patio
Hulu: Dark comedy Second Wife starring Tom Ellis and Emma Roberts
MGM+: An adaptation of Stephen L. Carter’s novel The Emperor of Ocean Park, 1930s crime series Hoodlum, post-apocalyptic pandemic series Earth Abides, theater comedy American Classic, futuristic series Ark
Netflix: An adaptation of Adam Silvera’s YA novel They Both Die at the End
Sony Pictures TV: A series adaptation of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Story and Film, Inc.: An adaptation of Sara Foster’s futuristic thriller The Hush
Wiip: An adaptation of Michael Koryta’s upcoming crime novel An Honest Man

Promoted to series regular:

Single Drunk Female: Ian Gomez

Guest stars:

Bel-Air: Saweetie
Dave: Usher, Rick Ross, Demi Lovato, Don Cheadle, Machine Gun Kelly, Megan Fox, Killer Mike, Travis Barker
How I Met Your Father: Meghan Trainor, Mark Consuelos, Constance Marie, Michael Cimino, John Corbett
Not Dead Yet: Ed Begley Jr., Mo Collins, Deborah S. Craig, Telma Hopkins, Don Lake, Rhea Perlman, Paula Pell, Tony Plana, Brittany Snow, Julia Sweeney
The Rookie: Feds: Donna Mills


Doctor Who: Jemma Redgrave
Good Trouble: Maia Mitchell


Bel-Air: Brooklyn McLinn, Jazlyn Martin, Riele Downs
Dark Winds: Nicholas Logan, Jeri Ryan
Doctor Who: Aneurin Barnard
Frasier: Nicholas Lyndhust, Jack Cutmore-Scott
The Last of Us: Rutina Wesley
Lioness: Morgan Freeman
Mary & George: Nicholas Galitzine
Obituary: Michael Smiley, Ronan Raftery, Danielle Galligan, David Ganly
The Palace: Guillaume Gallienne
Single Drunk Female: Busy Philipps, Ricky Velez
Slow Horses: Sope Dirisu

(Image courtesy of the CW.)

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