ICYMI: ‘TWD’ Trailer Released; ‘AHS: Cult’ Details Revealed; Katy Perry To Host VMAs; & More TV News

AMC releases the first trailer for season eight of The Walking Dead. [Variety]

 

Cold Justice picked up by Oxygen and set to premiere July 22. [Variety]

Ryan Murphy spills details on Sarah Paulson and Evan Peters’ roles — they will play lovers — in the upcoming seventh season of American Horror Story: Cult. [Hollywood Reporter]

Lily Rabe signs up to star in TNT’s new drama Deadlier Than The Male (WT) and will play Emma, a recent prison release who is trying to move on from her former life in which she was intimately involved with a killer. [Deadline]

 


MTV has announced Katy Perry will host and perform at the 2017 VMAs on August 27. [Hollywood Reporter]

 

Once Upon A Time explains new direction in first trailer for season seven after Jennifer Morrison, Ginnifer Goodwin, Josh Dallas, Jared Gilmore and Emilie de Ravin exited at the end of last season. [Variety]

 

Smallville star Tom Welling signs up for the upcoming season of Lucifer on FOX. [Variety]

 

Westworld creators release a violently delightful teaser for the upcoming second season of the hit HBO show. [Hollywood Reporter]

TNT released the trailer for the final season of The Last Ship which will premiere August 20. [Deadline]

Syfy gives the green light for season three of Wynonna Earp. [Variety]

UnReal and Mary Kills People get season four and season two renewals, repsectively, from Lifetime. [Hollywood Reporter]

 

Patton Oswalt replaced SNL star Bobby Moynihan in Syfy’s upcoming series Happy! alongside Christopher Meloni. [Hollywood Reporter]