Friday’s “Dallas down 50%, The Secret Dude Society and Guillermo del Toro’s TV The Strain” news

Doctor Who

  • Ashley Walters to guest



  • Trailer for 42 with Harrison Ford
  • Trailer for remake of Gambit with Colin Firth and Cameron Diaz
  • Trailer for Beautiful Creatures with Emmy Rossum, Emma Thompson, Jeremy Irons et al

Canadian TV


US TV casting

New US TV shows

  • Fox developing modern Hamlet set in DC
  • Guillermo del Toro adapting The Strain for FX with Carlton Cuse
  • FX buys thriller from Stephen Belber
  • CBS buys Melissa McCarthy-produced comedy
  • ABC buys Party Girls

New US TV show casting