Sundance Nowannounced it has renewed the crime drama“Riviera”starringJulia Stiles.The show is expected to stream on Sundance Now in 2019, and will feature new cast membersAlex Lanipekun, as well as the previously announcedWill Arnett,Juliet Stevenson,Poppy Delevingne,Jack Fox, andGrégory Fitoussi.
ABCannounced “Stand Up To Cancer”will return for its sixth telecast onFriday, Sept. 7at 8 p.m. ET.Bradley Cooperwill return as co-executive producer along with
the renowned live-event producing teamDone + Dusted.
AMCannounced“Talking with Chris Hardwick”will return with new episodes onSunday, June 17 at 11:00 p.m.The initial lineup of guests set to appear include (not in air order): Chris Pratt, Karen Gillan, Bill Hader, Donald Glover, Ethan Hawke, Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg.
Hollywood Radio and Television Society will host “A Conversation withRyan Murphy, Moderated byRonan Farrow” as part of its Newsmaker Luncheon series, on Thursday, July 19, at 11:30 a.m. PT at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Ryan Murphy is an Emmy, Golden Globe and Peabody-Award winner, known for creating numerous television shows, including: “Nip/Tuck,” “Glee,” “American Horror Story” and “American Crime Story.” His latest FX series “Pose” made history by featuring the largest transgender series regular cast and the largest LGBTQ cast ever for a scripted series.
Australian filmmakerAlethea Joneshas been tapped to direct the upcoming scripted series“Queen America,”forFacebook Watch. Created, written, and executive produced byMeaghan Oppenheimer, The show is set to starCatherine Zeta-Jonesand has been given a 10-episode order.Set in Tulsa, Oklahoma, “Queen America” is a dark comedy about Vicki Ellis, the most renowned (and ruthless) pageant coach in the state. Vicki is desperately sought after by young women competing to be pageant queen royalty for one reason; she can turn any girl into a winner. But when she gets paired with the beautiful but unpolished Samantha, Vicki’s entire reputation might be at stake.
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