Shannen Doherty will reunite with her “Beverly Hills, 90210′ for this summer’s series about the cast trying to mount… a reboot of the original series. Doherty and Luke Perry were the two notable holdouts from the original cast who weren’t planning to participate when the project was announced, and Perry sadly passed away earlier this year. “90210” is set to premiere in the summer. [Source: The Live Feed]
Disney’s Channel’s hit tween sitcom “Andi Mack” has been cancelled after three seasons with the final episodes to run from June 21st-July 26th. The coming-of-age story included 13-year-old Cyrus Goodman (Joshua Rush) who came out to his friends after realizing he was gay – Disney Channel’s first depiction of a coming-out journey. [Source: Disney Channel]
Brave New World
“Game of Thrones” star Harry Lloyd has been cast as a lead opposite Alden Ehrenreich in the series adaptation of the Aldous Huxley novel “Brave New World” which received a straight-to-series order from USA Network. Written by David Wiener, Grant Morrison and Brian Taylor, the story imagines a utopian society that has achieved peace and stability through the prohibition of monogamy, privacy, money, family, and history itself. [Source: TV Line]
Netflix has ordered twenty episodes of the adult animated comedy series “Inside Job” from Shion Takeuchi (“Gravity Falls”). The project marks the first in her overall deal with the service. The workplace comedy is set in the shadow government where every conspiracy theory – from the Illuminati to Reptoids – is true, and one woman struggles to keep the chaos under wraps. Takeuchi will executive produce and serve as showrunner. [Source: Deadline]
Christian Cooke (“The Art of More”) and James Bloor (“Dunkirk”) are set to join David Thewlis in National Geographic’s scripted drama series “Barkskins” based on Pulitzer Prize-winning author Annie Proulx’s novel.
The story spans three centuries and chronicles the deforestation of the New World from the arrival of Europeans into the contemporary era of global warming through the stories of two immigrants to New France who work as wood-cutters. [Source: Deadline]
A couple of key clips today starting with the new trailer for the fourth season of “Animal Kingdom,” the first trailer for the third season of Netflix’s “Easy,” and a new featurette about the upcoming “Creepshow” series reboot.