TV News: Sheen, Schwarzenegger, Cheney

Great character actor Michael Sheen is set to provide a voice-over for the Neil Gaiman-scripted fourth episode of the upcoming season of “Doctor Who”. Sheen announced the news which Gaiman later confirmed.

Arnold Schwarzenegger is set to announce details of a new TV series he’s involved with on April 4th at this year’s MIPTV convention. All that’s known so far is that it’s being called an “international TV series.”

Finally, HBO has optioned Barton Gellman’s book “Angler: The Cheney Vice Presidency” and plans to adapt it into a mini-series exploring the life of former Vice President Dick Cheney. Rick Cleveland (“Six Feet Under”) will adapt the script.