TV News: Human, Flash, Witch, Bates

Being Human
Syfy’s U.S. version of the Brit cult hit “Being Human” is officially coming to an end when the current fourth season wraps. Syfy confirmed the news in a press release.

Series star Sam Witwer also tweeted: “This entire season was, from inception, designed to be the last one. All stories are tied up. This was how we wanted to go :)”. [Source: Syfy]

Michelle Harrison (“Emily Owens, MD”) will play Barry Allen’s mother Nora in the upcoming DC Comics series adaptation “Flash” at The CW.

Owens’ role is said to be a recurring one in the new “Arrow” spin-off series starring Grant Gustin as The Flash. [Source: Deadline]

The Good Witch
Hallmark Channel is turning its TV movie franchise “The Good Witch” into an original scripted series which the network has given an order for ten episodes of.

Catherine Bell will reprise her role of raven-haired enchantress Cassie Nightingale from the six TV movies in the series to have aired thus far. A seventh airs in October ahead of the series premiere in the first quarter of 2015. [Source: Deadline]

Bates Motel
A&E has announced plans for “Bates Motel: After Hours,” a half-hour live studio audience talkshow series akin to AMC’s “Talking Bad” and “Talking Dead”. The first episode airs Monday, March 3rd at 11PM US-ET/PT.

The show plans to bring the “Bates Motel” community to life as fans interact with the show’s stars and creators sharing behind-the-scenes analysis and exclusive content. [Source: A&E]