Caffeine – TV News – June 14th Edition

Caffeine – TV News – June 14th Edition

This week’s TV news brings us some updates on shows that will be getting new seasons (or not) as well as a few new things in development!

Premiere dates:

June 17th: Love, Victor (new date)


Hightown, Love Life, Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist


Perfect Harmony, Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector, Harlots, Reprisal

Other headlines:

Hartley Sawyer has been fired from The Flash because of racist and misogynistic tweets.

The season two premiere of L.A.’s Finest has been postponed to an unspecified date.

Amazon has picked up Flack after it was dropped by PopTV.

Pilot directors:

The Last of Us: Johan Renck

Acquired for the U.S.:

Sundance Now: Cold War thriller Shadow Lines, Tim Minchin road trip drama Upright

In development:

Amazon: An adaptation of manga Promised Neverland, mockumentary series Rodeo Queens starring Dakota Johnson
Fremantle: An adaptation of Cara Hunter’s DI Fawley novels
Hulu: Ilene Chaiken historical thriller limited series The Other Typist starring Keira Knightley
I’ll Have Another Productions: An adaptation of George M. Johnson’s memoir All Boys Aren’t Blue
Jason T. Reed Productions: An adaptation of Sarah Pinsker’s novel A Song for a New Day
Rabbit Track Pictures: An adaptation of Hazel Hayes’ novel Out of Love
Stellar Productions: Alien abduction series Captured

Promoted to series regular:

Virgin River: Ben Hollingsworth

(Image courtesy of Hulu.)

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