Thursday, July 20, 2017

Casting News - Jimmy Smits to Recur on 'How to Get Away With Murder'; 'Shadowhunters' Promotes Alisha Wainwright

Casting News - July 20, 2017

ABC's How to Get Away With Murder and Freeform's Shadowhunters.

Wednesday Cable Ratings - 'The Real Housewives of New York City,' 'Queen Sugar,' 'Snowfall,' 'Catfish,' 'Suits' & More!

On July 19, 2017, Bravo's The Real Housewives of New York City was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.62 - followed by Discovery's Alaskan Bush People (0.60), OWN's Queen Sugar (0.47) and FX's Snowfall (0.46).

Alaskan Bush People was the most viewed program with 2.638 million viewers - followed by HGTV's House Hunters International (1.971), HGTV's House Hunters (1.963) and The Real Housewives of New York City (1.703).

The CW's 'The Originals' to End After 5 Seasons

It's been exactly a year since The CW and series creator Julie Plec announced that The Vampire Diaries would be ending. And now, Plec has once again used Comic-Con weekend to announce that the spinoff The Originals will be ending after its upcoming fifth season.

Amazon Picks Up Australian Drama 'Picnic at Hanging Rock' Starring Natalie Dormer

Amazon has picked up Australian drama Picnic at Hanging Rock starring Game of Thrones alum Natalie Dormer for U.S. distribution. The season will include six episodes and debut in 2018.

Hulu Sets Premiere Dates for 'Runaways,' 'Future Man,' 'The Mindy Project,' 'Chance,' 'Shut Eye' and 'I Love You, America'

Hulu has today announced premiere dates for a number of its original programming - including Runaways, Future Man, The Mindy Project, Chance, Shut Eye and I Love You, America.