TV News: Queen, Helix, Teacher, Boardwalk

The ten episode first season of Starz/BBC series “The White Queen” is officially set to debut on Starz in the U.S. on Saturday, August 10th.

Meanwhile, FX is set to debut its remake of the Scandanavian crime drama “The Bridge” on Wednesday, July 10th. [Source: Deadline]

David Slade (“The Twilight Saga: Eclipse”) is set to direct the opening episode of Ronald D. Moore’s upcoming series “Helix” on Syfy.

The story will follow a team of scientists investigating a possible disease outbreak. Shooting begins this summer in Montreal. [Source: Deadline]

Bad Teacher
CBS has handed out a series order to Hilary Winston’s small screen series adaptation of the 2011 comedy feature “Bad Teacher”.

Ari Graynor stars as a sexy, foul-mouthed divorcee who becomes a teacher in order to find her next husband. Winston, Lee Eisenberg and Gene Stupnitsky will executive produce. [Source: The Live Feed]