Good News, Bad News: Special Pre-UpFront 2013 Edition

Good News: NBC has reportedly renewed PARKS AND RECREATION for a much-deserved sixth season. Bad News: GUYS WITH KIDS, UP ALL NIGHT, WHITNEY and 1600 PENN have nothing to laugh about, having officially been given their walking papers as NBC continues to give their primetime lineup an extreme makeover following a disastrous second half of the season. [Source]

Good News: The CW’s 2013-14 schedule will feature more shows spearheaded by Greg Berlanti, Julie Plec, and top-lined by the genetically blessed likes of Robbie Amell, Austin Butler and Matt Lanter thanks to series orders for THE 100, TOMORROW PEOPLE, REIGN and STAR-CROSSED and a second season renewal for THE CARRIE DIARIES. Bad News: For NIKITA, which just got renewed for what EP Craig Silverstein is calling a shortened — and likely final — season as a result of The CW’s surprisingly crowded schedule. [Source]

Good News: That long-gestating 24 movie just got that much closer to becoming a reality. Bad News: Now that Kiefer Sutherland has some free time on his hand following today’s cancelation of TOUCH by Fox. [Source]

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