TV News: Da Vinci, Wife, Thrones, Redshirts

Da Vinci’s Demons
Starz has unveiled the poster art for the second season of “Da Vinci’s Demons” which you can see here. The show returns March 22nd and sees da Vinci traveling to the New World (ie. South America) for at least part of the season.

The Good Wife
A day after the announcement of his own show’s cancellation, Michael J. Fox has closed a deal to reprise the role of Louis Canning in the upcoming second half of the fifth season of CBS’ “The Good Wife”.

Fox will play the manipulative lawyer again for multiple episodes and will once again take on Alicia (Julianna Marguiles) in the court room. [Source: TV Line]

Game of Thrones
Nathalie Emmanuel, who joined HBO’s “Game of Thrones” in a recurring role last year as former slave Missandei, has been up to a series regular for the fifth season due to go into production in July.

Emmanuel’s role in the soon to screen fourth season is also only recurring. Her character serves as confidant and advisor to Daenerys (Emilia Clarke). [Source: Deadline]

FX is developing John Scalzi’s Hugo Award-winning comedic sci-fi novel “Redshirts” for a limited event series which is set on the Starship Intrepid in the 25th century.

The story follows five new shipmates who notice that crew members die very fairly often. A 21st-century TV show has encroached on their reality, subjecting these characters to the whims of the show’s producers. [Source: Vulture]