TV News: Toy, Downton, HBO, Dusk, Behind

Toy Story of Terror
ABC has confirmed that Pixar’s new 30-minute short “Toy Story of Terror” is slated to air this Halloween. The short will follow the loveable group of toys as they embark on that classic trope of horror films: a road trip adventure that goes wrong. [Source: The Telegraph]

Downton Abbey
PBS’ “Downton Abbey” is set to return for a fourth season from January 5th through February 23rd next year in the United States. The season will commence airing in the United Kingdom this September. [Source: The Live Feed]

Untitled HBO San Fran Project
HBO has handed out a series order for an untitled eight-episode dramedy that is said to be akin to their hit series “Girls,” but changes the protagonists to a group of San Francisco gay men.

Jonathan Groff, Frankie J. Alvarez and Murray Bartlett star. Andrew Haigh, Sarah Condon and David Marshall Grant will executive produce. [Source: The Live Feed]

From Dusk Till Dawn
Robert Rodriguez has announced plans for a TV series based on his classic 1996 horror film “From Dusk Till Dawn”. no details have been given about production or air dates.

George Clooney and Quentin Tarantino starred in the original as two criminals facing off against vampires while stuck in a Mexican bar after pulling off a job. [Source: Digital Spy]