Caffeine – TV News – November 22nd Edition

Caffeine – TV News – November 22nd Edition

Lots of shows are already heading into holiday breaks, but this week’s TV news brings us a bunch of winter scheduling!

Premiere dates:

December 11th: The WIlds

January 3rd: The Rookie
January 5th: Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist, Nurses (new timeslot)
January 7th: Mr. Mayor, Coyote (now on CBS All Access rather than Paramount Network)
January 13th: Call Your Mother
January 26th: black-ish (new timeslot), mixed-ish

February 19th: For All Mankind
February 28th: The Walking Dead extra episodes




Black Lightning (after the upcoming fourth season)

Other headlines:

Kimberly A. Harrison will showrun Delta Blues.

Steven Lightfoot will showrun Shantaram.

Showrunner Terence Winter has left the HBO Max Batman spinoff series.

Ordered to series:

ABC: A roommate comedy starring Alec Baldwin and Kelsey Grammer
HBO: An adaptation of game The Last of Us
HBO Max: DC Comics series DMZ from Ava DuVernay
ITV: An adaptation of Ann Cleeves’ mystery novel The Long Call

In development:

185 Carat Films: A drama series based on non-fiction book Koh-i-Noor: The History of the World’s Most Infamous Diamond
A+E Studios: Muhammad Ali and Malcolm X limited series Blood Brothers
ABC: A Waiting to Exhale reboot series from Lee Daniels, musical comedy Family Affair from 50 Cent and Mary J. Blige
Annapurna: An adaptation of horror novel The Final Girl Support Group
BTF Media: A series based on modern classic Argentine movie Nine Queens
Channel 4: A Covid-era care home drama potentially starring Jodie Comer and Stephen Graham
Cowboy + Cougar Entertainment: Sci-fi series Fermi’s Paradox adapted from book Confessions of an Alien Hunter
The CW: A Wonder Girl series with a Latina lead
Good at Business: Slack-based workplace series Several People Are Typing
Hulu: Technology and dating dramedy Out There
IMDb TV: Family comedy Hialeah: Dade F*ckin County
MGM/UA TV: A limited series adaptation of Dial M for Murder, an adaptation of Rebecca Carroll’s memoir Surviving the White Gaze
NBC: Rob Thomas wedding band drama Get Lucky
Starz: An Eleanor of Aquitaine series based on the work of Alison Weir

Promoted to series regular:

You: Saffron Burrows


Law & Order: SVU: Wentworth Miller


All American: Alonda Delgado
American Gigolo: Gretchen Mol
Archive 81: Martin Donovan, Matt McGorry, Julia Chan, Evan Jonigkeit, Ariana Neal
Charmed: J.J. Hawkins
City on a Hill: David Iacono
Colin in Black and White: Mary-Louise Parker, Nick Offerman
The Conners: Alexandra Billings
Cowboy Bebop: Geoff Stults, Tamara Tunie, Mason Alexander Park, Rachel House, Ann Truong, Hoa Xuande
DC’s Stargirl: Alkoya Brunson
For All Mankind: Cynthy Wu, Coral Peña, Casey W. Johnson
Heels: Trey Tucker, Robby Ramos
Hightown: Luis Guzmán, Jona Xiao, Charline St. Charles, Dominic L. Santana
I Love This for You: Cybill Shepherd, Paul James
In Treatment: Liza Colón-Zayas, John Benjamin Hickey, Quintessa Swindell
Kung Fu: Yvonne Chapman
Nine Perfect Strangers: Zoe Terakes
None of the Above: Gregg Wayans, Asjha Cooper, Ron Taylor, Justin Miles, Katelyn Tarver
Only Murders in the Building: Aaron Dominguez
The Second Wave: Phillipa Soo, Will Swenson, Leslie Uggams
Snowfall: Antonio Jaramillo
Stranger Things: Robert Englund, Jamie Campbell Bower, Eduardo Franco, Joseph Quinn, Tom Wlaschiha, Sherman Augustus, Mason Dye, Nikola Djuricko
Truth Be Told: Merle Dandridge, Jason O’Mara, Alona Tal, David Lyons, Christopher Backus, Cranston Johnson, Hale Appleman, Anthony Lee Medina, Mychala Lee
You: Dylan Arnold, Tati Gabrielle, Michaela McManus, Shannon Chan-Kent, Ben Mehl, Christopher O’Shea, Christopher Sean, Bryan Safi, Mackenzie Astin, Mauricio Lara, Ayelet Zurer, Jack Fisher
Your Honor: Blair Underwood

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