Happy Memorial Day weekend to our U.S. readers; let’s catch you up on the week’s TV news so you can head out to your cookouts!
June 2nd: Bruh, I Love Us
November 30th: Willow
Bryce Dallas Howard will direct an episode of The Mandalorian.
Diablo Cody will EP influencer series City of Likes.
Bryan Goluboff will showrun season three of Law & Order: Organized Crime.
Phil Abraham will direct and EP Netflix’s untitled Arnold Schwarzenegger spy series.
Ordered to series:
Apple TV+: 1970s Spanish-language Mexican-set crime drama Las Azules
Acquired for North America:
AMC Networks: Sam Spade drama Monsieur Spade starring Clive Owen
Apple TV+: A live-action Speed Racer series from J.J. Abrams
Freevee: Rom-com Arranged from Gloria Calderón Kellett and Taran Killam
marblemedia/MEZO Entertainment: Sci-fi adaptation Generation Mars
Netflix: Video game adaptation Horizon Zero Dawn
Village Roadshow: A limited series about Jesse Jackson
Leaving their shows:
Promoted to series regular:
Dynasty: Charisma Carpenter
Cobra Kai: Alicia Hannah-Kim
CSI: Vegas: Lex Medlin, Ariana Guerra
DC’s Stargirl: Seth Green (replacing Jim Gaffigan)
Demascus: Okieriete Onaodowan
Doogie Kameāloha, M.D.: Milo Manheim
History of a Pleasure Seeker: Lesley-Ann Brandt, Ato Blankson-Wood
Kaos: Aurora Perrineau
Last King of the Cross: Tim Roth (replacing Ian McShane)
The Loud House: Jolie Jenkins, Eva Carlton, Annaka Fourneret
Mrs. American Pie: Ricky Martin, Josh Lucas
The Sex Lives of College Girls: Mitchell Slaggert
Star Wars: Skeleton Crew: Jude Law
That ’90s Show: Tommy Chong
True Detective: Night Country: Jodie Foster
World on Fire: Gregg Sulkin
(Image courtesy of StarWars.com.)