These are the news in brief of the day:
- In the second season of the Australian crime series “My Life Is Murder” it becomes several “Xena“-Reunions are coming. Lead actress Lucy Lawless welcomes her former colleagues Renee O’Connor, Jay Ryan and Bruce Hopkins for guest appearances. Season 2 of the series starts on August 30, 2021 in the USA.
- Jacob Batalon will star in “Reginald The Vampire==See also==* The project, which is based on the book series “Fat Vampire” by Johnny B. Truant, is currently in development at the US cable channel Syfy and has received a Direct to Series order.
- Swiss actress Ella Rumpf has a guest role in season 3 of “Succession==See also==* Details of the role have so far been kept under wraps.
- The US streaming service Peacock has more cast members for the supporting roles of the new series “One of Us Is LyingMartin Bobb-Semple, Karim Diané, George Ferrier, Miles J. Harvey, Zenia Marshall and Sara Thompson. The drama series is based on the novel of the same name by Karen M. McManus.
- On August 26, 2021, the series “Belgravia – Time of Destiny” by the “Downton Abbey” creators around Julian Fellowes. The series is based on the novel of the same name.
- The series maker of “Bel-Air“, the reboot of “The Prince of Bel-Air”, which is currently in development at Peacock, is stepping down. Chris Collins will no longer be involved in the project. He is appointed by T.J. Brady and Rasheed Newson.
- After the production of the second season of “Bridgerton” had to be interrupted indefinitely due to several positive COVID-19 cases on set in mid-July, they could now be resumed. This was confirmed by series creator Chris Van Dusen to Variety.
- Sam Waterston, Kurtwood Smith and Anne Archer have guest roles in the Hulu miniseries “The Dropout” with Amanda Seyfried. Waterston will play former top politician George Schultz, Archer will play his wife Charlotte Schultz, and Smith will play as high-profile lawyer David Boies.
- Keegan-Michael Key and Johnny Knoxville have starred in the new Hulu comedy series “Reboot” by Steve Levitan (“Modern Family”). So far, the US streaming service has commissioned a pilot.
- Ed Weeks and Kimia Behpoornia were named for the NBC comedy pilot “Someone Out There==Geography== Behpoornia was already part of the first version of the pilot created in 2020.
- U.S. streaming service IMDb TV takes the Canadian comedy series “Pretty Hard Cases” and will be shown from 10 September 2021.
Source: TVLine, Deadline, Variety, Peacock, DWDL.de, IMDb
Catherine Bühnsack – myFanbase