Caffeine – TV News – October 23rd Edition

Let’s catch up on a few late-breaking November premiere dates and the rest of the week’s TV news!

Premiere dates:

November 1st: Young Royals
November 3rd: The Suspect
November 11th: Mammals
November 17th: The Sex Lives of College Girls

December 15th: The Game

January 8th: Anne Rice’s Mayfair Witches (new date)

Picked up for full seasons:

ABC: The Rookie: Feds
CBS: So Help Me Todd, Fire Country, East New York


Heartbreak High, P-Valley


As We See It

Other headlines:

FBI will air a special Sunday episode because of election night preempts.

Jesse Williams will both direct and guest star in a November episode of Grey’s Anatomy.

Jesse Lee Soffer will direct an episode of Chicago P.D.

Jennifer Morrison and Laura Belsey will direct season two of Dr. Death.

Ordered to series:

AMC/Sky: Historical limited series Mary & George starring Julianne Moore
BBC: A series continuation of restaurant film Boiling Point
Intaglio Films: Surveillance sci-fi thriller Concordia
ITVX: Terrorist attack drama Bali 2002
Netflix: Yeon Sang-ho suspense drama The Bequeathed

Acquired for the U.S.:

AMC+/Sundance Now: David Tennant true crime drama Litvinenko
Disney+: BBC dramas The A Word and Ralph and Katie

In development:

Amazon Prime: An action-adventure series adaptation of Ben Mezrich’s novel Seven Wonders directed by Justin Lin and starring Simu Liu
Disney+: Three Musketeers spinoff series Milady Origins and Black Musketeer
Fox: An adaptation of Thomas Perry’s crime novel The Bomb Maker
iGeneration Studios: Spanish Civil War medical drama Villa Paz
Paramount TV: An adaptation of comic series Geiger
Showtime: Thriller All Her Little Secrets starring Uzo Aduba
Wild Bunch TV: Sci-fi thriller series Arcadia

Guest stars:

Bupkis: Charlie Day, Brad Garrett, Ray Romano, Simon Rex, Kenan Thompson, Chase Sui Wonders
The Conners: William H. Macy
Emily in Paris: Paul Forman, Melia Kreiling
Harlem: Rick Fox, Sherri Shepherd, Countess Vaughn, Lil Rel Howery
Run the Burbs: Dakota Ray Hebert, Ann Pornel


Grey’s Anatomy: Greg Germann


And Just Like That…: Tony Danza
Average Joe: Tammy Townsend, Malcolm Barrett, Cynthia Kaye McWilliams, Michael Trucco, Ashley Olivia Fisher, Pasha Lychnikoff
Chicago P.D.: Jefferson White
Chief of War: Temuera Morrison
Dead to Me: Garret Dillahunt
Disclaimer: Leila George
Doom Patrol: Sendhil Ramamurthy
Dune: The Sisterhood: Sarah-Sofie Boussnina, Shalom Brune-Franklin, Faoileann Cunningham, Aoife Hinds, Chloe Lea
Full Circle: William Sadler, Happy Anderson, Adia
Goosebumps: Rachael Harris
Harlem: Rachel True, Courtnee Carter, Luke Forbes
Ironheart: Paul Calderón
M. Son of the Century: Luca Marinelli
Maryland: Eve Best, Stockard Channing
The Morning Show: Natalie Morales
Mrs. Davis: Tom Wlaschiha, Mathilde Ollivier
One Day: Essie Davis
Power Book III: Raising Kanan: Tony Danza
Run the Burbs: Gavin Crawford, Sharjil Rasool
Survival of the Thickest: Michelle Visage, Sarah Cooper, Anthony Michael Lopez, Liza Treyger, Allan K. Washington

(Image courtesy of AMC.)

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