Hulu is launching their own iteration of beloved comic book character Ghost Rider. The fiery, hell brand anti-hero will again be played by Gabriel Luna who played the Robbie Reyes version of the character in Marvel's Agents of SHIELD just a couple of seasons ago. I...
Swingers and Iron Man director Jon Favreau is to write and produce a new Star Wars series and, after a swathe of bad decision-making, this means finally… “There is another.”
When we last saw Jesse Pinkman speed off into the night, we may not have seen the last of the character. Vince Gilligan, the creator behind Breaking Bad and spin-off series Better Call Saul revealed that he’s open to bringing Jesse back.
Writer and producer Bryan Fuller leaves Amazing Stories is the news coming outta Hollywood. While it’s a shame, it’s hardly surprising news, given that the showrunner also left two other shows in the past year.
Damon Lindelof has found his man to direct the pilot of his new show, HBO’s adaptation of Watchmen – Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons’ seminal graphic novel… and it’s not a man, it’s Nicole Kassell.
From one Lost alum to another as J.J. Abrams’ finds a home for his epic sci-fi fantasy series Demimonde at HBO meaning he and my other hero, Damon Lindelof (currently penning Watchmen for HBO) may share nearby office space and cross paths again.
USA Network announced yesterday that it has cancelled its depression-era strikebreak drama Damnation due to low ratings.
You may have been as dismayed as I was when writer-producer Noah Hawley said that with writing duties on season two of Legion and a feature film in the works, Fargo’s third outing may have been its last… but there’s good news on the snowy, North Dakotan horizon
After dominating the silver screen by rebooting the two greatest sci-fi franchises, über-talented writer and director, Jar Jar Abrams is heading back to the small screen with Demimonde.
Gareth Edwards’ 2010 indie sci-fi movie, Monsters is being made by Vertigo Films for Channel 4 and the man behind 2014’s Godzilla and Star Wars: Rogue One is “likely to be involved behind the scenes with his full involvement determined when the project has been fully greenlit.”
Neil DeGrasse Tyson is hopping back aboard his silver spaceship to bring us a second seeason of his acclaimed science-philosophy series, this time subtitled Cosmos: Possible Worlds.
“The most invigorating season of the grim hacker show yet”, “a thrilling return to form” and “Back to its noir-inspired roots” are just three of the quotes I’ve just read about season three but I think it’s been a terrible season and I’ve not much hope for Mr Robot season four.
Netflix has announced that one of my favourite shows of the year, and the second best serial killer show probably ever made, Mindhunter has been given a second season.
It’s been two months since HBO officially hired Lost and The Leftovers writer (and father of my children) Damon Lindelof to adapt Alan Moore and Dave Gibbon’s legendary graphic novel Watchmen.
Jeff Bezos’ finally got his hands on his ‘precioussss’ on Monday as Amazon has acquired the television rights to J.R.R. Tolkien’s fantasy series The Lord of the Rings.
Evan Rachel Wood, the actress who coldly portrayed android Dolores in Westworld has confirmed in a Tweet that season two will debut early next year…
After seeing the success of Game of Thrones, Amazon Prime want in on the sword and sorcery scene and are trying to conjure up a Lord of the Rings TV show.
“You are traveling through another dimension, a dimension not only of sight and sound but of mind. A journey into a wondrous land of imagination. Next stop, the Twilight Zon
CBS ain’t hanging around – after just six episodes, they’ve announced they’ve recommissioned Star Trek: Discovery for a sophomore series. Their subscription streaming service, CBS All Access must be raking it in.
It may only be the fifth of October, but my old haunting ground, Channel Four Television have ordered a series based on Alan Moore’s other best work, V for Vendetta, which he wrote with David Lloyd.
Jordan Haworth Peele, the more talented half of comedy duo Key And Peele and director of the brilliant horror-farce essay on racism Get Out, is bringing the true story of real-life Nazi hunters in 1970's America to the small screen. If you haven't seen his...
Two days ago, I had a hard-on as big as Dr Manhattan’s over Damon Lindelof’s Instagram post. It all but confirmed he was working on a Watchmen series but now HBO have officially confirmed they’ve ordered a pilot.
It’s on like Donkey Kong! After suggesting he was penning a Watchmen series back in June, then denying he’d had meetings with HBO, hours ago Damon Lindelof Instagrammed this:
In amongst all of Jonah Nolan’s over-thought storytelling and TV sleight of hand in trying to conceal the show’s central conceit – the multiple timelines (that reddit worked out after two episides) Westworld did contain a few unexpected twists and turns.
American Horror Story co-creator and showrunner Ryan Murphy’s next collaboration with his leading lady, Sarah Paulson will be set in the same universe as One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest named Ratched.
Television is like buses. You wait for one series set against a new, American backdrop and then, with the news that True Detective will feature The Ozarks, two come along at once.
It may have taken two whole series and a fan backlash but Marvel Television Studios have bowed to public pressure and are replacing Danny Rand aka Iron Fist with a new character, Baboon-Arsed Wank Gibbon.
Andrew Scott, best known for playing Jim Moriarty in BBC1’s Sherlock has already taken his production of Shakespeare’s finest play from The Almeida to the West End’s Harold Pinter Theatre. And now he’s bringing it to BBC2
Unbelievably, it’s two years since we saw Hannibal and Will disappear over that… thing. But today, showrunner Bryan Fuller has confirmed he is in talks with the actors and rights-holders for season four.
Hot on the heels of their Miami Vice reboot announcement, NBC is bringing back The Munsters with Seth Meyers producing and Odd Mom Out creator Jill Kargman writing the pilot. But can a revival of a classic 1960’s horror sitcom ever work?
Karl Urban, the only man with chin enough (dismissing Clint Eastwood on age grounds and Jimmy Hill because he’s dead) has confirmed he is in talks to don Judge Dredd’s helmet for the hotly anticipated Judge Dredd: Mega City One TV series.
HBO has suffered a major cyberattack, with upcoming episodes of several of its shows and scripts leaked online by hackers… and that means Casey Bloys is gonna get medieval on the CTO’s ass.
AMC has aanounced a slew of new shows, one being a new horror/sci-fi anthology series helmed by The Walking Dead’s exec producer Greg Nicotero is coming our way, along with a Rainn Wilson alien series…
The days of the BBC’s Saturday night flagship drama Casualty’s mediocre writing and supermarionation model Concorde crashes look to have been laid to rest with an explosive episode
Oscar-winning Moonlight star Mahershala Ali is onboard to star in season three of Nic Pizzolatto’s True Detective series IF it goes ahead!
8 years after the best show in TV history ended, and 14 years after it began, Channel Four’s little brother, E4 will broadcast Mark Wootton’s Lost spoof High and Dry. To which I have only one, two-word question. Too soon?
Game of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss new series “Confederate” tells of an alternate reality in which The Greys won The American Civil War
I know couchpotato is a TV site, but without George A. Romero, film and television would be a much less interesting place.
So, after months of speculation and having to sit through the most uninspiring Wimbledon mens’ final ever, we finally know the Thirteenth Doctor will be… a muthafuckin’ girl!
In a totally wrong, but understandable move the BBC have announced the identity of The Thirteenth Doctor will be unveiled tomorrow after the mens’ final at Wimbledon.
If Battle of the Bastards taking home last year’s awards for Best Writing and Best Direction and Game of Thrones as overall Best Series wasn’t enough to show a complete lack of understanding of television, The Emmy Academy last night trumped its own incompetency by not nominating The Leftovers for a single, serious award.
Sons of Anarchy spin-off Mayans MC, which follows members of a Latino motorcycle club is to undergo major rewrites, reshoots and recasting of major roles.
“S’all good, man!” That was the word from AMC who today announced that Better Call Saul season 4 will premiere in 2018 with what’s certain to be another stonking 10-episode season.
The news that my favorite ever TV writer is adapting everyone’s favorite ever graphic novel into an HBO show just had me in tears…
After all the delays, bridge re-shuffles and heart-breakingly bad, fan-made quality promos from Netflix, CBS has finally given Star Trek: Discovery a premiere date…
A week before the season one finalé, ABC has today renewed the Kiefer Sutherland vehicle that finally saw him bury the ghost of Jack Bauer.
Anyone worth their salt knows The Exorcist sequels are cursed, so when Fox announced today that it had placed an order for The Exorcist Season 2 demons everywhere spread their wings…
After just two episodes of Bryan Fuller’s adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s 2001 novel, Starz has summoned American Gods Season 2.