TV News: Versace, East, Trial, Animals, Fear

Versace: American Crime Story
The first photos are out of Penelope Cruz filming scenes as Donatella Versace in the third season of FX’s “American Crime Story” which is currently in production.

“Versace: American Crime Story” also stars Edgar Ramirez as Donatella’s brother Gianni Versace and Darren Criss as his killer Andrew Cunanan. It’s scheduled to debut in early 2018. [Source: Vulture]

East Los High
Hulu has cancelled “East Los High” after four seasons. The series follows teens growing up in a working-class neighborhood in East Los Angeles.

Boasting all-Latino actors, creators and writers, the will conclude with a one-hour finale this fall that will follow the main characters eight months after the events of the fourth season finale. [Source: Variety]

Trial and Error
NBC has renewed the John Lithgow-led freshman comedy “Trial & Error” for a ten-episode second season. The comedy aired twice per week during its spring run, pulling in 3.9 million viewers overall

Nicholas D’Agosto plays a bright-eyed New York lawyer who heads to a tiny Southern town for his first big case, which is to defend an eccentric poetry professor (Lithgow) who is accused of the bizarre murder of his beloved wife. [Source: Variety]

Animals
HBO has given the green light to a third season of the animated series “Animals”. Created by Phil Matarese & Mike Luciano, the animated adult television series aired its second season finale on Friday.

The series focuses on the downtrodden creatures native to Earth’s least-habitable environment: New York City. Matarese and Luciano executive produce, write and direct all the episodes. [Source: HBO]

College-ish
Freeform has greenlit a “Black-ish” college-set spinoff series, starring Yara Shahidi. A thirteen episode season is set to debut in early 2018.

“College-ish” will center around Shahidi’s character Zoey Johnson, as she heads off to college and quickly discovers that not everything goes her way once she leaves the nest. [Source: Variety]

Fear the Walking Dead
A new trailer for the third season of AMC’s “Fear the Walking Dead” has arrived ahead of the show’s premiere on June 4th.

The clip reveals Luciana’s fate along with newcomers The Ottos (Dayton Callie, Daniel Sharman, Sam Underwood) who are the father and son owners of the Broke Jaw Ranch which will be a refuge that may be more dangerous than expected.