This morning, Conan O’Brien tweeted what he says is the first official photo from the new season of “Arrested Development.” [Source: EW]
Renewals & Retitles
ABC has given Shonda Rhimes’ sophomore political drama “Scandal” a full-season order for the currently airing second season. The network also gave picked up breakout freshman comedy “The Neighbors” for a full season.
Meanwhile NBC is changing the title of midseason mystery-soap “Infamous” to “Deception”. It’s the second change as the project was originally called “Notorious”. [Source: Zap2It]
“The Farm”, NBC’s proposed spin-off to “The Office” starring Rainn Wilson’s Dwight Schrute, will NOT being going to series.
Wilson starred in a pilot that was produced and says “NBC has passed on moving forward with The Farm TV show. Had a blast making the pilot – onwards & upwards!”. [Source: E! Online]
“Grey’s Anatomy” creator Shonda Rhimes, her producing partner Betsy Beers, and David DiGilo are teaming for a series adaptation of Debra Driza’s sci-fi drama/thriller novel at “Mila 2.0” at ABC.
The book is the first in a series of novels about a teenage girl who discovers that she is an experiment in artificial intelligence. [Source: Shadow and Act]