Friday’s “Cambridge-educated British special forces mercenary” news


British TV


  • TNT working on animated version of David Spade’s Joe Dirt
  • TBS picks up Glory Daze
  • Chuck‘s Tony Hale and Eli Stone‘s Matt Letscher join Danny Wallace’s Awkward Situations for Men, plus casting on Criminal Minds spin-off and 187 Detroit
  • Maria Bello teams up with Simon Beaufoy and Russell Crowe for HBO’s Emergency Sex
  • NBC picks up The Cape and Outsourced
  • HeroesLeonard Roberts joins Castle [spoilers]
  • Worst pilot season in a decade for women
  • Steve Carell wants to be Del Boy in US Only Fools and Horses?