TV News: CBS, Titans, Locke, Outsider

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CBS has renewed its Dick Wolf procedural “FBI,” the comedy “The Neighborhood” and the “Magnum P.I.” reboot for second seasons. The orders come as the network already picked up “God Friended Me,” seemingly cancelled “Happy Together” and is undecided at present on “Fam”. [Source: TV Line]

Joseph Wilson (aka Jericho) and Rose Wilson (aka Ravager) are set to join their father Slade Wilson (aka Deathstroke) when the DC Universe series “Titans” returns for a second season.

Producer Geoff Johns has teased a different take on the Deathstroke character for the series late last year, this one a military man with a family but whose demanding nature tore that family apart. [That Hashtag Show]

Locke & Key
Griffin Gluck (“American Vandal”) has scored a series regular role while Steven Williams (“The Chi”) has nabbed a recurring role on Netflix’s series adaptation of Joe Hill’s comic “Locke & Key”. Gluck will play a student and Williams an esteemed teacher at Matheson Academy.

The horror/fantasy series revolves around siblings who move to their ancestral home in Massachusetts only to find the house has magical keys that give them a vast array of powers and abilities. A devious demon also wants the keys, and will stop at nothing to attain them. Hill, Carlton Cuse, Aron Eli Coleite, Meredith Averill and IDW Entertainment are producing. [Source: Deadline]

The Outsider
Cynthia Erivo, Bill Camp, Mare Winningham, Paddy Considine, Julianne Nicholson, Yul Vazquez, Jeremy Bobb and Marc Menchaca have all scored regular roles whilst Hettienne Park and Michael Esper have landed recurring roles opposite Ben Mendelsohn in the HBO series “The Outsider” based on Stephen King’s novel.

Richard Price (“The Night Of”) pens and Jason Bateman will helm the first two episodes of the series about a straightforward investigation into the gruesome murder of a local boy which leads a seasoned cop and an unorthodox investigator to question everything they believe to be real as an insidious supernatural force edges its way into the case. [Source: Deadline]