IN THE KNOW
Superbad’s Emma Stone and Jonah Hill ( pictured) will reunite on the small screen in dark comedy series
Maniac, about a guy who lives a fantasy life in his dreams but is actually locked up in a mental institution. It’s being directed by Cary Fukunaga ( Beasts of No Nation). Vikings, which screens on SBS, has been renewed for a fifth season of 20 episodes.
Gotham will return for a third season.
Steven Fry has joined US
comedy pilot The Great Indoors as Joel McHale’s
Drew Barrymore and Timothy Olyphant will co- star as a married couple in 2017 Netfl ix comedy series
Santa Clarita Diet.
Netfl ix is now actively reporting links to pirated movies and TV ( of content it streams) to Google.
After he leaves NCIS at the end of its current season,
Michael Weatherly will star in CBS pilot Bull, based on
Dr Phil’s early career.
Helen Hunt, Richard Dreyfuss and Stephen Moyer will star in limited
series Shots Fired, a drama that explores the aftermath of racially charged shootings in a small town in Tennessee. Carl Weathers has joined Chicago Justice playing a
Jeremy Renner has
said he’d be open to reprising Marvel character Hawkeye on Netfl ix. Lucas Till ( X- Men: Apocalypse,
pictured) will star as
in the new TV reboot.