Thursday, July 18, 2019

Casting News - Jack Huston, Jason Schwartzman, Ben Whishaw and Jessie Buckley Board FX's 'Fargo'; Plus 2 More Updates!

Casting News - July 18, 2019

AMC's Dispatches From Elsewhere; CBS' Evil; and FX's Fargo.

Ted Danson and Tina Fey Team Up for New Comedy at NBC

NBC is bringing two of its comedy icons together for a new series - which has received a straight-to-series order today. Ted Danson (Cheers, The Good Place) is set to star, while 30 Rock's Tina Fey and Robert Carlock are writing. A premiere date window and episode count were not immediately announced.

Wednesday Cable Ratings - 'Yellowstone,' 'Basketball Wives,' 'Southern Charm,' 'Forged in Fire,' 'Suits,' 'Younger' & More!

On July 17, 2019, Paramount's Yellowstone was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.47 - followed by VH1's Basketball Wives (0.46), Bravo's Southern Charm (0.44), History's Forged in Fire (0.38) and Fox News' Tucker Carlson Tonight (0.38).

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'MasterChef' and 'First Responders Live' Rise; 'Big Brother,' 'Press Your Luck' and 'Card Sharks' Dip

On July 17, 2019, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.70 rating - followed by CBS (0.67), ABC (0.60), NBC (0.47) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 3.410 million viewers - followed by CBS (2.996), FOX (2.673), NBC (2.579) and The CW (0.741).

Comedy Central Reveals Premiere Date for Season 23 of 'South Park'

Comedy Central has today announced the premiere date for the upcoming 23rd season of the original animated comedy series South Park.