Caffeine – TV News – January 20th Edition

I hope everyone else in the midst of this big snowstorm is warm and safe! Here’s some TV news to read while you stay cozy!

Premiere dates:

February 16th: Ransom
February 27th: Gone

March 8th: After Life
March 27th: Happy!

April 2nd: The Last OG
April 9th: The Code, You Me Her
April 14th: Game of Thrones
April 28th: The Red Line


Grace and Frankie, The Kominsky Method


Channel Zero, Trial & Error, The First

Other headlines:

Riverdale will have a Heathers musical episode on March 20th.

The title of the Suits spinoff starring Gina Torres will be Pearson.

Ordered to series:

Apple: A character-driven sci-fi show from Simon Kinberg and David Weil
ITV: Julian Fellowes historical drama Belgravia
Netflix: Greg Daniels series Space Force starring Steve Carell

Pilot orders:

ABC: Liane Moriarty adaptation The Hypnotist’s Love Story starring Heather Graham
CBS: Mike Royce relationship comedy The Story of Us
NBC: Friendship drama Council of Dads, The Bone Collector crime drama adaptation Lincoln, Kenan Thompson family comedy Saving Kenan, magician workplace comedy Like Magic

In development:

Amazon Studios: Sci-fi thriller graphic novel adaptation Thirteen
Bad Wolf: Werewolf adaptation Kiss of the Wolf
CBS All Access: A Star Trek Section 31 spinoff starring Michelle Yeoh
FGW Productions: An adaptation of memoir White Like Her
Freeform: Park ranger comedy National Parker
Kronicle Media/Amyale/Rebel Maverick: YA fantasy adaptation Empire of Sand
Neon Ink: An adaptation of The Count of Monte Cristo
Skybound Entertainment: An adaptation of Korean assassin movie The Villainess

Leaving their shows:

Homecoming: Julia Roberts

Promoted to series regular:

Last Man Standing: Krista Yu

Guest stars:

Arrow: Kelsey Grammer(‘s voice)
Charmed: Jimmy Tatro, Scott Porter
Chicago Med: Lauren Potter
Superstore: Alison Haislip
The Twilight Zone: DeWanda Wise, Jessica Williams, Lucinda Dryzek, Jefferson White, Jonathan Whitesell


Homeland: Nimrat Kaur, Numan Acar


AJ and the Queen: Matthew Wilkas
City on a Hill: Sarah Shahi
Claws: Bernard White
The Crown: Gillian Anderson
Happy Accident: Matt Walsh
Hightown: Riley Voelkel
Interrogation: Peter Sarsgaard
Mrs. Fletcher: Cameron Boyce
NYPD Blue: Fabien Frankel, Rick Gomez, Ashley Thomas
Penny Dreadful: City of Angels: Daniel Zovatto
The Perfectionists: Phillip Rhys
Perry Mason: Matthew Rhys
Raised by Wolves: Amanda Collin, Abubakar Salim, Winta McGrath, Niamh Algar, Felix Jamieson, Ethan Hazzard, Jordan Loughran, Aasiya Shah, Ivy Wong
Ratched: Sharon Stone, Cynthia Nixon, Finn Wittrock, Jon Jon Briones, Charlie Carver, Judy Davis, Harriet Harris, Hunter Parrish, Amanda Plummer, Corey Stoll
Spinning Out: January Jones
The Terror: Christopher Naoki Lee
This Is Us: Goran Višnjić
Treadstone: Omar Metwally, Tracy Ifeachor, Hyo-Joo Han, Gabrielle Scharnitzky, Emilia Schüle
Wu Assassins: Li Jun Li

(Image courtesy of Netflix.)

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