Caffeine – TV News – July 17th Edition

The big TV news this week was, of course, the announcement of the Emmy nominations, but we’ve got a few other bits and pieces for you as well.

Premiere dates:
September 6th: StartUp
September 16th: High Maintenance
September 25th: Poldark

Catastrophe has been renewed for two more seasons on both Channel 4 and Amazon.

Also renewed: Bloodline

BrainDead is moving to Sundays starting July 24th.

Because of recent events, USA Network has delayed the premiere of Shooter to July 26th.

Reed Morano will direct the first three episodes of The Handmaid’s Tale.

Ordered to series:
HBO: Andy Samberg mockumentary Tour de Pharmacy starring Daveed Diggs
Netflix: Chuck Lorre pot comedy Disjointed starring Kathy Bates

In development:
Fox: An X-Men series from Matt Nix and Bryan Singer, a new version of Behind Enemy Lines
Paramount/Anonymous Content: A show based on video game Battlefield
Storyoscopic Films: Sci-fi series Holoscape from Roddenberry Entertainment

Leaving their shows:
Rosewood: Brian Austin Green

Promoted to series regular:
NCIS: Duane Henry

Guest stars:
Blue Bloods: Lori Loughlin, Michael Imperioli
Rizzoli & Isles: Sharon Gless
Roadies: Eddie Vedder, Jim James, Nicole Atkins, Jackson Browne, Robyn Hitchcock, Jess Wolfe, Holly Laessig, Gary Clark Jr.

Altered Carbon: Renee Elise Goldsberry
American Gods: Dane Cook
Citizen: Amanda Plummer
Empire: Sierra McClain
Famous in Love: Charlie DePew
Fargo: Carrie Coon
The Handmaid’s Tale: Max Minghella, Ann Dowd
MacGyver: Sandrine Holt
The Mist: Alyssa Sutherland, Okezie Morro, Darren Pettie, Russell Posner, Isiah Whitlock Jr., Gus Birney, Dan Butler, Luke Cosgrove, Danica Curcic
NCIS: Jennifer Esposito
Once Upon a Time: Giles Matthey
Quantico: Pearl Thusi
Roadside Picnic: Felisha Terrell
Rosewood: Eddie Cibrian
Shameless: Sharon Lawrence
Supergirl: Ian Gomez, Floriana Lima

(Image courtesy of Amazon.)

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