The first new series has been cancelled by ABC. The “Lucky 7” has been cancelled after two episodes.
NBC gets “Cuckoo” for Andy Samberg’s new comedy series. [EW]
Set the date. ABC will televise the wedding of Bachelor Sean Lowe and fiancé Catherine Giudici on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at 8/7c.
“The Originals,” “The Tomorrow People” and “Reign” have each received three additional script orders, from The CW.
PBS will debut “Return to Downton Abbey,” a retrospective look at the past three seasons of the smashing hit drama and a sneak peek at upcoming season, on Sunday, Dec. 1 at 9/8c.
ABC Family renews “The Fosters” for a sophomore season.
New series “We Are Men” has also been pulled from CBS’s schedule. [TVLine]
“Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” is here to stay. ABC has ordered a full season of the new series. [EW]
James Purefoy is returning to “The Following.”
The casting news was revealed Friday during the series’ Comic-Con panel, according to TVLine.
Purefoy plays Joe Carroll on Fox’s smash thriller “The Following,” as a Professor-turned-serial killer-turned-cult leader.
The second season of “The Following” debuts this Fall.
More casting news…
Karine Vanasse has been cast in “Revenge.” the “Pan Am” alum will play Margaux, a French businesswoman and former acquaintance of the Daniel Grayson’s. The actress will appear in a multi-episode guest arc. [Deadline]
Adam Pally is joining the “Mindy Project.” The Happy Endings” actor will play a new doctor at Mindy’s OB/GYN practice in a multi-episode arc. [TVLine]
“Big Love” vet is joining “The Reign.” Shawn Doyle will portray Claude, who is an uncle to the teenager Mary, Queen of Scots. [TVLine]
Billy Campbell has been cast as the lead actor in Syfy’s upcoming thriller series “Helix.” Campbell will play Dr. Alan Farragut, an emotionally troubled Centers for Disease Control pathologist whose marriage has recently fallen apart after his wife had an affair with his brother. [Deadline]
The CW is rolling out its Fall schedule starting Oct. 7.
New series “The Tomorrow People” debuts Wed., Oct 9. The network’s mid-season premiere includes: “America’s Next Top Model: Guys and Girls,” “The 100,” “Star-Crossed” and “Nikita.”
Here is the full schedule:
Monday, Oct. 7
8/7c: Hart of Dixie
9/8c: Beauty and the Beast
Wednesday, Oct. 9
9/8c: The Tomorrow People (series debut)
Thursday, Oct. 10
8/7c: The Vampire Diaries
9/8c: Reign (series debut)
Tuesday, Oct. 15
8/7c: The Originals (series debut)
Friday, Oct. 25
8/7c: The Carrie Diaries