IN THE KNOW
MasterChef Australia has resurrected its overseas trips and this year will head to California.
Sports presenter Roz Kelly will return from South Africa in November to co-host Ten’s Big Bash League. It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia has been renewed for its 13th and 14th seasons, taking it through until 2019. The renewal sees the comedy tie with The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet for the title of longest-running scripted comedy on US TV.
Discovery has announced the self-explanatory series Search for the Next Mythbusters.
Drunk History has been renewed for a fourth season.
Kevin Bishop has been cast as the grandson of Ronnie Barker’s character Norman Fletcher, who is jailed for hacking, in the BBC’s one-off remake of Porridge. HBO has picked up
Gone Girl author Gillian Flynn’s Sharp Objects,
which stars Amy Adams.
Caitlyn Jenner will appear in the new season of Transparent.
German TV will screen a feature-length interactive TV event called Terror, which will allow the audience to vote on the outcome of a trial of a soldier who shoots down a hijacked plane to avoid a catastrophe.
stars Titus Welliver (right) and returns to SBS in a few weeks, has been renewed for a third season.