Caffeine – TV News – November 28th Edition

We hope all our U.S. readers had a safe Thanksgiving! It’s been a quiet holiday TV news week, but let’s catch up on some premiere dates and other updates!

Premiere dates:

December 16th: MacGruber

January 9th: Euphoria
January 14th: Ray Donovan: The Movie
January 21st: As We See It

February 11th: Inventing Anna, Dollface
February 27th: Super Pumped: The Battle for Uber

March 6th: Outlander


We Are Lady Parts

Other headlines:

Jon Feldman is taking over as showrunner of Monarch.

Upcoming CBS bowling comedy Smallwood has been renamed How We Roll.

Ordered to series:

Foxtel: Australian courtroom drama The Twelve starring Sam Neill
HBO: Music drama The Idol starring The Weeknd
ITV: British soap star drama Nolly from Russell T. Davies and starring Helena Bonham Carter

In development:

Amazon: A series based on video game Mass Effect
John Wells Productions: An adaptation of Swedish crime novel series The High Coast
Kat Scratch/Treasure Entertainment: A miniseries adaptation of Liz Nugent’s thriller Lying in Wait
MPI Original Films: An adaptation of William Forstchen’s John Matherson sci-fi trilogy
Netflix: An adaptation of comic series Nocterra
Revelations Entertainment: Historical drama series Deaf Punk from Nyle DiMarco
SK Global: Money laundering book adaptation Billion Dollar Whale
Sleeper Films: Historical supernatural series Corballymore House

Promoted to series regular:

Fantasy Island: John Gabriel Rodriquez

Guest stars:

4400: Patrick John Flueger


Dead Boy Detectives: George Rexstrew, Jayden Revri, Kassius Nelson, Alexander Calvert, Briana Cuoco, Jenn Lyon, Yuyu Kitamura, Ruth Connell
The Idol: Suzanna Son, Steve Zissis, Troye Sivan, Melanie Liburd, Tunde Adebimpe, Elizabeth Berkley Lauren, Nico Hiraga, Anne Heche
Irma Vep: Vincent Macaigne, Jeanne Balibar, Lars Eidinger, Vincent Lacoste, Hippolyte Girardot, Alex Descas, Nora Hamzawi, Antoine Reinartz
Law & Order: Anthony Anderson, Hugh Dancy
The Night Agent: Gabriel Basso, Luciane Buchanan
This Fool: Michael Imperioli, Fabian Alomar
Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan: Zuleikha Robinson, Louis Ozawa, Okieriete Onaodowan, Derek Cecil, Nancy Lenehan
Washington Black: Ernest Kingsley Jr., Iola Evans

(Image courtesy of Starz.)

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