IN THE KNOW
LOST showrunner Carlton Cuse has re- teamed with star
Josh Holloway ( above) for 10- episode thriller Colony, set in an LA that has been occupied by an outside force.
MARGARET Pomeranz will co- host new panel show
SCREEN on Foxtel Arts and will present a weekly movie on Masterpiece from March 4.
MAGDA Szubanski will host the Sydney Mardi Gras broadcast with Tom Ballard and Patrick Abboud on SBS One on March 8.
US remakes are in the pipes for UK anthology Black Mirror, Aussie comedy The Strange Calls ( it starred Toby Truslove and Barry Crocker), and UK comedy Cuckoo. But the remake of Jack Irish is dead in the water.
JON Hamm, Chris Pine, Kristen Wiig and Jason
Schwartzmann join the
great cast for Netfl ix’s Wet Hot American Summer: First Day At Camp.
RACHAEL Taylor has joined Netfl ix Marvel series AKA Jessica Jones
opposite David Tennant. BREAKING Bad’s Anna Gunn ( Skylar) has joined the
Criminal Minds spin- off
alongside Gary Sinise. JEFFREY Dean Morgan ( Grey’s Anatomy) will appear in the next season of Extant as a “roguish womaniser.”
TURKEY’S top religious body has issued a fatwa declaring illegal downloading isn’t in line with Islamic teachings.
BRADLEY Cooper ( below) is heading behind the camera to executive produce a pilot for the TV version of movie
Limitless. Other adaptations with pilot orders include
Uncle Buck, Problem Child, Rush Hour and Minority Report.