IN THE KNOW
AUSSIE actors Yvonne Strahovski ( Chuck , above) and Ryan Kwanten ( True Blood) will co- star in Amazon’s western pilot Edge, based on the George Gilman books. FOX8 footy reality show
The Recruit is looking for … well, recruits for season 2. Can you play footy? Over 20? Want to score a contract? Head to www. fox8. tv
HUMANS ( based on the Swedish series Real
Humans) has been renewed for a second season and
Black Sails will set sail for season four.
WELCOME To Sweden has been cancelled, “Due to some craptastically low ratings”, star
Greg Poehler said. DOWNTON Abbey will never film at Highclere Castle again ( unless that movie they’re considering gets up). The final season will premiere in January ( local date TBA). IAN McShane ( Deadwood) has been cast in a mystery role in Game Of Thrones.
CRIME drama Banshee’s upcoming fourth season will be its last.
ANTONIO Banderas is attached to star in drama
Havana Quartet, based on the novel series about a hard- drinking detective who yearns to be a writer.
SCREEN Australia has announced funding for
Rebecca Gibney’s ( below) new series Wanted, about two strangers who intervene in a deadly carjacking only to be swept up in a chase across Australia in a car full of cash.