What have you been watching? Including American Gods, Master of None, Lucifer and The Americans

It’s “What have you been watching?”, my chance to tell you what movies and TV I’ve been watching recently and your chance to recommend anything you’ve been watching.

That flood of new shows I was expected? Hasn’t shown up. Hmmm. Wonder why. Anyway, we’re still on a Tuesday because Sunday is still quite full, plus Upfronts week coverage took a bit of work to put together yesterday.

That means it’s time to look at the regulars, including the latest episodes of American Gods, The Americans, Doctor Who, The Flash, Great News, The Handmaid’s Tale, Lucifer and Silicon Valley. Netflix also released season two of Master of None on Friday and I’ve watched… an episode of it. So I can talk about that, at least, after the jump. See you in a mo. 

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More Fox trailers for the Fall 2017-8 season

Upfronts week continues and slightly uncharacteristically, the networks are releasing trailers for their new shows before as well as after their presentations. Yesterday, we looked at Fox’s trailer for The Gifted, but now it’s released a whole bunch more. 

So after the jump, take a gander at:

  • The Orville – Seth McFarlane’s comedy Star Trek
  • The Resident – Training Day with doctors
  • LA to Vegas – office comedy set on planes
  • Ghosted – comedy The X-Files

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News: Quantico renewed; Scream Queens cancelled; Tennant/Piper Doctor Who reunion; + more

Internet TV

International TV

  • Kandyse McClure joins Syfy (US)/Netflix’s Ghost Wars
  • MGM developing: adaptation of Daniel Silva’s Gabriel Allon spy novels

Audio plays

  • David Tennant, Billie Piper and Camille Coduri to reunite for Big Finish’s Doctor Who: The Tenth Doctor Adventures – Volume 2

UK TV show casting

New UK TV shows

US TV

US TV show casting

  • John Hannah, Alan Tudyk, Amanda Walsh et al join BBC America’s Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency
  • Cameron Scoggins promoted to regular on CMT’s Nashville
  • Adam Goldberg and Spencer Grammer to recur on Epix’s Graves
  • Jessica Meraz and Lourdes Benedicto join TNT’s Major Crimes

New US TV show

New US TV show casting