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The CW’s Nancy Drew Pilot Casts Newcomer Kennedy McMann, 3 More Join

The CW has solved some of the mysteries surrounding their untitled Nancy Drew drama pilot, announcing newcomer Kennedy McMann will be stepping behind the magnifying glass as the brilliant young sleuth. Joining McCann in the pilot from Josh Schwartz, Stephanie Savage, and CBS TV Studios is Charmed‘s Leah Lewis – with Larry Teng (Supergirl) aboard as director […]

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Clayne Crawford Responds to ‘Lethal Weapon’ Controversy, Recasting

With the third season of Lethal Weapon set to premiere on Tuesday, September 25, Fox is hoping for a fresh start for the series as new lead Seann William Scott‘s Wesley Cole replaces Clayne Crawford‘s Martin Riggs when the series returns. The series adaptation of the successful film franchise has spent most of its pre-season dealing […]

Fox Sets Fall Premiere Dates for The Gifted, Bob’s Burgers, Family Guy, and More

Things in front of and behind the camera have been anything but boring and same-old-same-old for Fox over the past several weeks; but after a tornado of series renewals, greenlights, and cancellations (sorry, Ghosted: we hardly knew or watched ya), the network has released the fall premiere dates for both its new and returning series. […]


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Waiting on the Fate of Gotham – What Lethal Weapon’s Renewal Means

Yesterday the reports we were hearing said that Fox was down to choosing between Lethal Weapon and Gotham for renewal, and the decision was likely going to come down to whether or not they could cast a new lead after firing Clayne Crawford. A lot of Fox’s bubble series, that would be picked up last […]

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Seann William Scott Added as Fox Renews Lethal Weapon

We’d heard this week that producers on Lethal Weapon had fired Clayne Crawford after reports of inappropriate work place behavior and creating an unsafe work environment surfaced. The series had been expected to be renewed when the move happened and finding a new lead to play opposite of Damon Wayans became crucial if the series […]


Lethal Weapon Reportedly Recasting Lead in Hopes of Saving Series

A couple week back we covered reports that the future of the Fox drama Lethal Weapon was uncertain as complaints of  behavioral issues involving star Clayne Crawford. That the network and studio were considering their options as reports of inappropriate behavior and causing an unsafe work environment surfaced. While the decision on a third season […]

Could Bad Behavior Lead to Fox Cancelling Lethal Weapon?

As we move closer to the time when networks make their decisions on series renewals, Deadline is reporting that Fox’s decision on their sophomore drama Lethal Weapon may not come down to the series’ ratings. While the show is the better performer among the series between Fox and Warner Bros. TV, it looks like the […]

Grey’s Sarah Drew, Blindspot’s Michelle Hurd Set for ‘Cagney & Lacey’

Looks like what’s ABC’s loss could be CBS‘ gain in a very big way. Less than a week after it was announced that Grey’s Anatomy star Sarah Drew would not be returning the show’s expected 15th season, the actress has been tapped to join Michelle Hurd (Blindspot) as co-leads in CBS’ reboot pilot for police […]

Murder: Luna Lauren Velez and Pallavi Sharda Join CBS Mock Doc Series

CBS understands that Detectives Mason Garrity (Michael Chiklis) and Ayana Lake (Teyonah Parris) aren’t going to be able to solve this Murder on their own, signing up Luna Lauren Velez (Dexter) and Pulse‘s Pallavi Sharda as series regulars in the pilot for the upcoming crime mockumentary series. Written by Lethal Weapon‘s Amanda Green and and directed by Anthony Hemingway, the […]

The Punisher Season 2: Netflix Adds Shooter’s Josh Stewart, 2 More

For a man who usually prefers to operate alone, Frank Castle’s (Jon Bernthal) second season world is about to get a little too cozy for comfort. Netflix has announced that Josh Stewart (Shooter), Floriana Lima (Supergirl) and Giorgia Whigham (Scream) will be joining the cast of Marvel’s The Punisher for season 2 as new series regulars. […]

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‘Survivor’s Remorse’ Star Teyonah Parris Joins CBS Drama Pilot ‘Murder’

CBS is now one step closer to solving a murder — well, more specifically, closer to solving their Murder — with Survivor’s Remorse star Teyonah Parris cast as the female lead in The Eye Network’s new drama pilot. Produced by Dan Lin (It, The LEGO Movie) and written by Lethal Weapon‘s Amanda Green, the series is […]

CBS Sets Three Female-Written Pilots: History, Mom So Hard and Murder

Coming off of a pilot season that saw all of their series pickups fronted by men and caused many to call out the network over its lack of inclusion and female-fronted shows, CBS has ordered three female-written pilots: two comedies (History of Them, I Mom So Hard) and a drama (Murder). This marks the first pilot […]

Netflix Starts 2018 with Lots of Batman and a Polka King

With a new year right around the corner, Netflix is readying subscribers for a serious injection of new viewing options for January 2018. Highlights for the first month include the addition of five Batman and Bring It On films, four Lethal Weapon films, and all three The Godfather films. Other notable editions include: Breakfast at Tiffany’s; The […]

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New Lethal Weapon Trailer Mimics The 1987 Film Version

To go with tomorrow night’s mid-season finale of Lethal Weapon, Fox has released a new trailer that mimic’s the original trailer for the 1987 Lethal Weapon movie that starred Mel Gibson and Danny Glover. They used similar graphics to the original and cut in scenes from the television series with Clayne Crawford and Damon Wayans. […]

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What Does Michelle Hurd’s Lethal Weapon Casting Mean For Blindspot?

When it was announced that Michelle Hurd was cast on Lethal Weapon as recurring character Gina Santos, a police chief with a connection to Roger Murtaugh’s (Damon Wayans) past, that left open a question. What does that mean for Hurd’s character of Shepherd on NBC’s Blindspot? It turns out that Shepherd won’t be popping up […]