The Orville: New Horizons is getting a spin-off novella

Show creator Seth MacFarlane has penned a tale for The Orville crew called ‘Sympathy for the Devil’.  After its long gestation, thanks to the pandemic and behind-the-scenes network changes, Season 3 of The Orville is currently playing out. Available on Hulu in the US and under the Star banner on Disney+ elsewhere, the show is … >

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HBO in early development with a Game of Thrones sequel (updated)

Is Kit Harrington donning his furs and heading back beyond the wall for a Jon Snow sequel series? Updated 23/06/22: Thanks to a BBC interview with Emilia Clark, Kit Harrington’s former Game of Thrones co-star, we’ve learned a little more about the prospective Jon Show show. In response to a question about the spin-off, Clarke … >

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Florence Pugh to star in East of Eden mini-series for Netflix

The novel is being adapted by Zoe Kazan for the streamer.  John Steinbeck’s classic novel East of Eden is getting the series treatment from Netflix. The adaptation, with Zoe Kazan both writing an executive producing, had Florence Pugh set to star. The actor will also co-produce. In what Deadline call a “limited series adaptation” – … >

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House of the Dragon – a new trailer lands showing simmering tensions (updated)

The Game of Thrones prequel show premieres this August.  Updated 23/06/22: As the promotional engine ramps into gear for House of the Dragon, against other high-profile shows, HBO have released a killer poster via social media. Fire will reign. August 21 on @HBOMax. #HouseoftheDragon pic.twitter.com/A8d4xtw8YT — House of the Dragon (@HouseofDragon) June 22, 2022 It … >

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Russell T Davies teases Doctor Who announcements

In an article he wrote in Doctor Who Magazine 579, Doctor Who showrunner Russell T Davies teased recent announcements and filming. Despite the wording on the the cover, Davies doesn’t reveal how or why David Tennant (who played the tenth Doctor) and Catherine Tate (Who plays Donna Noble) are back together again filming Doctor Who. … >

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Stranger Things 4 – Netflix teases Volume 2 (updated)

Ahead of the July 1st Volume 2 launch, Stranger Things 4 now has a full-length trailer.  Updated 22/06/22: In the countdown to the second part of season 4, Netflix have released a full trailer for Stranger Things 4. Although it only comprises two episodes, ‘Papa’ and ‘The Piggyback’, their combined runtime is an eye-watering 3 … >

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Peter Capaldi and Cush Jumbo get a Criminal Record for Apple TV+

The pair will play detectives in conflict over an old case in the new London crime thriller.  Apple TV+ have announced a series order for Criminal Record. The show will star Peter Capaldi and Cush Jumbo (The Good Fight) as detectives who find themselves at loggerheads over a historic murder conviction. Here’s the synopsis for … >

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