IN THE KNOW
FARGO season two returns to SBS on Wednesday, October 21. The new cast includes Patrick Wilson (above), Kirsten Dunst, Ted Danson and Aussie Angus Sampson.
The Weekly With Charlie Pickering will return with an end-of-year special in December and a second season next year.
The ABC Arts Channel is now on iView, with original video series including new review show The Critics with Zan Rowe.
Anjelica Huston will appear in three episodes of Transparent, as Maura’s (Jeffrey Tambor) “new friend”.
Sleepy Hollow creator Phillip Iscove is tackling a new series for CBS called
Moreau, inspired by H.G. Wells’ The Island of
Dr Moreau. It’s set in the present with a female lead.
The BBC has made the baffling decision to renew
Still Open All Hours for a second season and a Christmas special.
NBC has given a script commitment to a TV adaptation of Clint
Eastwood film In The Line of Fire, and a series order to a TV adaptation of Liam Neeson’s Taken.
Portlandia stars Fred Armisen and Carrie
Brownstein (below) have announced their sketch series will end after its eighth season, probably in 2018.