IN THE KNOW
CHRISTINA Aguilera ( right) is going country. The US Voice judge has signed on to guest- star on music soap Nashville.
WALKING Dead creator Robert Kirkman will produce a series based on his comic book Outcast. It stars Patrick Fugit as a man who tries to fi nd out why he’s possessed by demons. Outcast will screen on FX.
THE Weekly with Charlie Pickering – joined by
Tom Gleeson and Kitty Flanagan – launches in April on the ABC.
THE First Tuesday Book Club is now the fi rst Sunday book club, although they’re just calling it The Book Club. Catch the fi rst episode, recorded at the Perth Writers’ Festival, 6pm tonight on ABC.
ADRIANNE Palicki is now a regular on Marvel’s Agents of S. H. I. E. L. D.
BANSHEE will return for a fourth season.
THE Librarians has also been renewed for its second season of 10 episodes.
THE Middle will be short one cast member after Charlie McDermott ( Axl) was cast in Greg Garcia’s comedy Super Clyde, about a fast- food worker who becomes a superhero.
NOVELIST Nick Hornby will write his fi rst TV drama called Love, Nina about a 19- year- old woman who goes to work as a nanny in London.
SHOOTING begins this week on the second season of The Tunnel.
JAMES Franco ( below) has been cast as the lead in time- travelling Kennedy assassination thriller 11/ 22/ 63 based on the book by