IN THE KNOW
HOW do we get this gig to tick off our bucket list? William Shatner ( above), Henry “The Fonz’ Winkler and George Foreman have signed on to star in NBC bromance- style travelogue reality series Better Late
Than Never. The three will join comedian Jeff Dye and sportscaster Terry
Bradshaw journeying across Asia, delivering ( NBC hopes) a few laughs as they navigate unfamiliar cultures where they’re unknowns rather than celebs.
ORIGINAL Grand Designs guru Kevin McCloud returns to the ABC next Sunday, with another swathe of ambitious self- building projects from the UK. First cab off the rank is a couple who want a home with a view – despite the fact the site is a crumbling cliff regularly lashed by 100km/ h winds. That’s tame compared to McCloud’s latest venture – fi lming for his new series Escape to the
Wild has seen him ice fi shing in - 30C in Sweden. ABC favourite Shaun
Micallef started fi lming his new comedy series in Melbourne earlier this month. The six- part The Ex- PM sees Micallef playing a former prime minister with way too much time on his hands.
THIS week’s fi nal episode of Revenge sees a few familiar faces return to see if
Emily Van Camp’s Emily is ready to lay down the sword. Among them are Christa
B. Allen ( who played Charlotte Grayson) and guest star Courtney Love ( right) – reprising her recurring role as rich new arrival in the Hamptons, White Gold.