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STAN has stitched up a deal with Warner Bros to stream iZombie, Constantine, season three of The Following plus The Flash, The Last Ship and Hart of Dixie.
THE Prison Break limited series sequel is going ahead.
PETER Gallagher (right, The O.C, Covert Affairs) has joined The Good Wife.
SEVEN will launch a subscription TV service for the 2016 Rio Olympics, covering every last event live on up to 36 streaming channels.
NETFLIX headscratcher Sense8, from creative duo the Wachowskis, has been renewed for a second season.
LOUIS CK’s comedy Louie is on indefinite hiatus (season five wrapped in May) while the comedian executive produces three new shows.
DAVID Fincher’s remake of terrific UK graphic novel conspiracy series Utopia has been abandoned after Fincher couldn’t agree on a budget with HBO.
GORY vampire series The Strain has been renewed for a third season.
DOCTOR Who has cast a transgender actress Bethany Black in the next series – but she won’t be playing a transgender character.
Low-key but likable cooking reality series Poh & Co, fronted by Poh Ling Yeow (right) is filming its second season.