The seventh and final season of the HBO comedy “Veep” will have seven episodes, the shortest season to date. Previous seasons ran for ten episodes each bar the first which was eight. The new season is expected to air in the Spring of next year. [Source: TV Line]
The Golden Globes
NBC has confirmed they’ve signed an eight-year contract with The Hollywood Foreign Press Association and Dick Clark Productions to air The Golden Globes for the next eight years. The network has been the home of the ceremony for the past 23 years, with the new deal going into effect with the upcoming January 6th 2019 telecast. [Source: NBC]
Bravo has released the first teaser trailer for its true crime anthology series “Dirty John” starring Eric Bana as romantic charmer and killer John Meehan. The story is based on the articles and breakout true-crime podcast from Los Angeles Times reporter Christopher Goffard. Connie Britton co-star in the series is set to premiere in November on Bravo.
Warner Bros. Television has acquired the rights to award-winning New York Times journalist Amy Chozick’s bestselling memoir “Chasing Hillary” with plans to develop it as a television series. The book deals with Chozick’s decade-long chronicling of Hillary Clinton’s pursuit of the presidency, starting with her imploding 2008 campaign against then-rising Democratic challenger Barack Obama to her loss to Donald Trump in 2016. [Source: Deadline]
The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina
Netflix has released new photos of the various characters in their upcoming original series “Chilling Adventures of Sabrina”. The show reimagines the origin and adventures of Sabrina the Teenage Witch as a dark coming-of-age story that traffics in horror, the occult and witchcraft.
Kiernan Shipka, Lucy Davis, Miranda Otto. Chance Perdomo, Michelle Gomez, Chance Perdomo, Jaz Sinclair, Richard Coyle, Tati Gabrielle as Prudence, Ross Lynch and Bronson Pinchot co-star in the series which Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa is writing and will executive produce. The show hits Netflix on October 26th.