The Alienist, Jordan Peele, The Gifted

ICYMI: TNT’s ‘The Alienist’ Trailer Released; Jordan Peele Teases New HBO Series; FOX Gets More Mutants; & More TV News

HBO orders even more Game of Thrones spinoff scripts. [Entertainment Weekly] RIP Scream Queens. [Deadline] Spike (soon to be rebranded as the Paramount Network) adds Kevin Costner to its upcoming scripted ranch drama. [Variety] After the success of Legion on FX, more mutants make their way to FOX. [The Verge] Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway probably…

Zach Galifianakis and Louie Anderson on Baskets

#Bingeworthy: “Baskets” Season 2

Given how lazy, dense and cruel Chip Baskets, the out-of-work classically trained clown at the center of Baskets can be, it’s no wonder his life is so awful. What is surprising, though, is that it keeps getting worse. But, hey, it makes for good TV. Zach Galifianakis stars as both Chip and his twin brother…

ICYMI: ‘The Descendants 2’ Gets Premiere Date; Queen Latifah Joins ‘Scream’; ‘Flip or Flop’ Stars Will Shoot New Season; & More TV News

  FX fixture Ryan Murphy announced the next installation of Feud will focus on the time between when Prince Charles and Princess Diana filed for divorce up until her untimely death. [Deadline]   Shadowhunters renewed for a third season by Freeform. [Deadline]   Supergirl’s Melissa Benoist cast in Waco, one of Paramount Network’s debut series,…

ICYMI: ‘Outlander’ Season 3 Teaser; ‘Life-Size 2’ Confirmed; ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 7 First Look; and More TV News

Star Wars Rebels to end after its fourth season. [Variety] Fear The Walking Dead renewed for a fourth season. [Variety]   E! renews Revenge Body with Khloe Kardashian for a second season. [Deadline]   Starz released the first teaser for the third season of Outlander, premiering in September. [Deadline] Showtime at the Apollo has been…

ICYMI: Ricky Martin Cast in ‘American Crime Story’; Kylie Jenner Gets E! Reality Series; ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Gets 10th Season; and More TV News

Ricky Martin joins American Crime Story for the Versace season as the designer’s partner Antonio D’Amico. [Variety] CMT sets return date for season 5 of Nashville and renews it for 16 more episodes for a season 6.  [Variety] MTV reviving Fear Factor with Ludacris serving as both the executive producer and the host. [Hollywood Reporter]…

REVIEW: ‘Archer’ Spends Season 8 in Dreamland

It’s tough to keep a show going past its third season. A lot of shows will pair main characters off, or break them up, or add a baby to the mix — anything to create new dynamics between the characters, new conflicts, new story possibilities. The rioutously funny animated spy comedy Archer has taken a…

ICYMI: ‘Game of Thrones’ Trailer Arrives; ‘True Detective’ May Return; Billy Eichner Joins ‘American Horror Story’; and More TV News

The whisper in the Hollywood winds is True Detective creator Nic Pizzolatto is teaming up with David Milch (NYPD Blue) to clean up the mess season two left as the possibility of a season three looms. [Deadline] In addition to Talulah Riley’s upgrade to Westworld series regular, Louis Herthum, who played Delores’ (Evan Rachel Wood)…

ICYMI: Penelope Cruz Joins ‘American Crime Story’; ‘Being Mary Jane’ Summer Premiere; ‘Shades of Blue’ Scores New Season; and More TV News

NBC renews Jennifer Lopez’s Shades of Blue for a third season. [Hollywood Reporter] Being Mary Jane set to return this summer July 18. [Deadline] Penelope Cruz is joining Ryan Murphy’s growing FX family as Donatella Versace for the third installment of American Crime Story, which is centering on the murder of fashion designer Gianni Versace….

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