Marvel's Jessica Jones - Krysten Ritter and David Tennant
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Superstore, Will acquired; Big Little Lies renewed; Love Child, The Wrong Girl, House Husbands cancelled + more

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  • Trailer for season 2 of Netflix’s Jessica Jones
  • Trailer for the series finale of Netflix’s Sense8
  • Netflix green lights: series adaptation of Isidora Chacon’s Yo, Bruja as Siempre Bruja

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  • Nine cancels: Love Child, The Wrong Girl and House Husbands

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Four Weddings and a Funeral
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Daytime Divas, New Warriors cancelled; 4 Weddings anthology; female legal 24; + more

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  • Sandrine Holt and Lesli Margherita to recur Showtime’s Homeland

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Kung Fu
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Female Kung Fu, Nice Guys reboots; Marlon renewed; six minutes of Gifted; + more

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  • Trailer for season 3 of Amazon’s Red Oaks
  • Amazon developing: adaptations of Larry Niven’s Ringworld, Greg Rucka’s Lazarus and Neal Stephenson’s Snow Crash

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  • CBS developing: Eric Holder-inspired DoJ legal drama Main Justice
  • Fox developing: female, 1950s-set Kung Fu reboot…
  • …female Nice Guys reboot
  • …and Diablo Cody squirrel-loving female ex-cop drama FBI drama Two Nights

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SEALTeam
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Review: SEAL Team 1×1 (US: CBS)

In the US: Wednesdays, 9/8c, CBS

Well we’ve seen how the amateurs do it – now it’s the turn of the pros, because following NBC’s efforts at doing manly special forces operations with The Brave, we now have CBS’s rejoinder in the form of SEAL Team.

In an ideal world of course, they’d be calling it SEAL Team 6, but since History has already given us the almost identical Six, CBS presumably could only get custody of the first half of the name. Maybe this is SEAL Team 5.

Anyway, it’s basically The Unit again, as we get an elite troop of special forces blokes (and a woman) who have to take off at a moment’s notice to shoot people overseas. Against that backdrop, they have to juggle complicated home lives and the toll the job takes on them. The big difference? It’s that David Boreanaz from Bones and Angel in charge, not Dennis Haysbert.

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Taylor Kitsch in Paramount's Waco
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Waco trailer; new Tina Brown and Stephen King adaptations; + more

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