IN THE KNOW
WITH ANDREW FENTON
Based on stellar ratings for the premiere, NBC has ordered nine additional scripts for Blindspot which stars Aussie actor Sullivan Stapleton and Jaimie Alexander (above). A REMAKE of classic 1980s action series The A-Team is in development.
Rebecca Gibney and Steve Peacocke drama Wanted is now filming in Queensland. It’s about two strangers who intervene in a carjacking and get swept up in a cross-country chase in a car stacked with cash.
Devious Maids and Mistresses have both been renewed for fourth seasons.
Netflix has commissioned 12 new episodes of Charlie
Brooker’s dark technology satire series Black Mirror. Season two of Steven
Soderbergh’s brilliant but icky historical medical series
The Knick, starring Clive Owen, returns to Showcase on Wednesday, October 21.
Matt Damon and Ben Affleck will executive produce a new film for HBO called Thirst set against the backdrop of the global water crisis.
Jenna Coleman says she’ll be happy to return to Doctor
Who as a guest star “if there was a good story”.
Jennifer Beals’ supernatural drama
Proof has been cancelled.
Maggie Gyllenhaal (right) has joined The
Wire creator David Simon’s
1970s porn drama The Deuce.