TV News: Billions, Spider-Man, Veep, Last

Showtime has announced that John Malkovich will have a guest-starring arc as Russian billionaire Grigor Andolov in the third season of its hit drama “Billions” which returns March 25th.

The new season sees Chuck Rhoades (Paul Giamatti) and Bobby Axelrod (Damian Lewis) in a world that has shifted on its axis. Both men are still determined to destroy the other, but must also battle for their own survival amid new forces and powerful enemies. Check out the new teaser trailer below:

Marvel’s Spider-Man
Disney XD and Marvel Entertainment have announced that a second season of “Marvel’s Spider-Man” will return to the network in 2018. The premiere date for the series will be announced at a later date.

The story follows Peter Parker in his sophomore year as a more experienced Super Hero and a more confident student at what was once the intimidating Horizon High School. [Source: Disney XD]

Julia Louis-Dreyfus is reportedly planning to begin filming the final season of HBO’s comedy series “Veep” this August. Louis-Dreyfus has completed undergoing chemotherapy for breast cancer and has been participating in table reads for the upcoming season which will air in 2019. Approximately four of the final season’s scripts are written at this point. [Source: SpoilerTV]

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
HBO has revealed the trailer for the fifth season of the John Oliver comedy/topical news series “Last Week Tonight” which returns Sunday February 18th. The series has been renewed for two additional seasons, extending its run on the network through 2020.