IN THE KNOW
CHICAGO Fire spin-off Chicago PD starts this Thursday at 8.30pm on Universal.
VIEWERS can vote on the 30 best concerts of all time* (*that STUDIO has the rights to) which will screen over the weekend of December 5-7. Head to the STUDIO website to vote.
OVERLY-ambitious US reality show Utopia, designed to screen 24/7 for a year has been cancelled after just two months. UMA Thurman
(right, Pulp Fiction) has replaced Mary Louise-Parker in the US remake of
The Slap, after the Weeds
star fell ill.
SHERLOCK starts filming the 2015 Christmas special in January, with work on the fourth season beginning later in the year.
A LOCAL version of hilarious UK hit Gogglebox, which turns the TV cameras on viewers, has been commissioned by Ten and Foxtel to screen in 2015.
SHARON Stone will star as the Vice President in 10-part action drama Agent X, described as “National
Treasure meets the Bourne Identity”.
JESSICA Marais and the cast of cancelled SoHo series
Magic City are headed to the big screen with Bruce Willis and Bill Murray joining.
RECYCLED ideas dept: Netflix making live-action Ritchie Rich; Bradley Cooper producing a TV version of Limitless; MTV making series
based on Scream. THE Colbert Report finishes up on December 18, so Stephen Colbert (right) can take over
from David Letterman on The Late Show.