BBCs 1, 2 and 3 comedy pilots; Shooter shortened; Queen Sugar renewed; + more

Internet TV

  • BBC Three green lights: pilots of comedies Chinese Burn (with Yennis Cheung et al), Hailmakers (with Akemnji Ndifornyen and Samson Kayo), Wannabe (with Liz Brazier) and Enterprice (with Kayode Ewumi et al)

International TV

New UK TV shows

  • BBC One green lights: pilots of comedies Mister Winner (with Spencer Jones et al), Time Vine Travels Through Time and Static (with Rob Beckett)
  • BBC Two green lights: pilots of comedies The Other One and The Pact

US TV

US TV show casting

  • Li Jun Li joins Fox’s The Exorcist
  • Elizabeth Banks, Ed Begley Jr, Carrie Brownstein et al to guest on HBO’s Curb Your Enthusiasm
  • Mahershala Ali to star in HBO’s True Detective
  • Jaylen Moore promoted to regular, Nikolai Nikolaeff joins, Katherine Evans to recur on History’s Six
  • Breeda Wool to guest on NBC’s Midnight, Texas
  • Rachelle Lefevre and Missy Peregrym to guest on NBC’s The Night Shift

New US TV shows

New US TV show casting