Caffeine – TV News – March 12th Edition

Don’t forget to turn your clocks ahead (if you’re somewhere that does that), and then read on for the week’s TV news!

Premiere dates:

April 7th: Tiny Beautiful Things, Jury Duty
April 16th: Barry

May 5th: Silo




Barry (after its upcoming fourth season)

Other headlines:

NCIS: Los Angeles will have its series finale, along with a retrospective special, on May 21st.

Showrunner Sean Jablonski is out at Law & Order: Organized Crime and David Graziano will run the rest of the season.

Hulu is not moving forward with The Devil in the White City.

Bryan Cogman will showrun and EP Disney+’s upcoming Zorro series.

Pilot Public Defenders will be showrun by Liz Astrof and directed by Randall Einhorn.

Director and EP Reed Morano has left The Power.

Michael Cuesta will direct Daredevil: Born Again.

Ordered to series:

Netflix: A Mike Schur secret investigation comedy starring Ted Danson

Pilot orders:

ABC: A U.S. version of British parenting comedy Motherland called Drop-Off and starring Ellie Kemper

In development:

ABC: Retired NBA player comedy Overtime
Amazon Studios: An adaptation of Jennifer L. Armentrout’s fantasy series From Blood and Ash
David Kane: An adaptation of Denise Mina’s mystery series Morrow
Disney+: Holiday musical anthology series Twas the Night
FX: A new show from David Chase and Hannah Fidell
Paramount+: 1980s Miami drama Vice City from Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson
Peacock: Muhammad Ali event series Excellence: 8 Fights
STV Studios: An adaptation of feminist thriller Good Girls Die Last
Universal Television: A drama about 1920s LGBTQIA+ author/activist Eve Adams
Wiip: An adaptation of Vauhini Vara’s novel The Immortal King Rao

Promoted to series regular:

Sweet Tooth: Naledi Murray, Neil Sandilands, Marlon Williams

Guest stars:

Lioness: Bassem Youssef
Party Down: Nick Offerman


Chicago Fire: Jesse Spencer


Bass Reaves: Shea Whigham
Belgravia: The Next Chapter: Harriet Slater, Ben Wainwright, Edward Bluemel, Claude Perron, Elaine Cassidy, Toby Regbo, Hannah Onslow, Sophie Thompson, Sophie Winkleman
Daredevil: Born Again: Jon Bernthal
HPI: Amirah J
Jury Duty: Alan Barinholtz, Susan Berger, Cassandra Blair, Rashida “Sheedz” Olayiwola, David Brown, Kirk Fox, Ross Kimball, Pramode Kumar, Trisha LaFache, Mekki Leeper, Brandon Loeser, Edy Modica, Kerry O’Neill, Whitney Rice, Maria Russell, Ishmel Sahid, Ben Seaward, Ron Song, Evan Williams
Kaiser Karl: Daniel Brühl
The Madness: Marsha Stephanie Blake, Gabrielle Graham, John Ortiz, Tamsin Topolski
Matlock: David Del Rio, Leah Lewis
Public Defenders: Anthony Anderson
The Residence: Randall Park, Spencer Garrett, E.L. Losada, Matt Oberg, Ryan Farrell, Alexandra Siegel
Sweet Tooth: Christopher Sean Cooper Jr., Yonas Kibreab
The Walking Dead Rick and Michonne spinoff: Lesley-Ann Brandt
Untitled NBC Jenna Bans mystery series pilot: Tituss Burgess, Tommy Dewey, Siobhan Williams

(Image courtesy of Hulu.)

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