• TCA: ‘Game Of Thrones’ Will Likely End After 8 Seasons; HBO Open To Prequel, Addresses Violence Criticism & Jon Snow’s Fate
• Amazing: UnREAL Creator Reacts to Bachelor Host Chris Harrison’s ‘Terrible’ Review
• Knock Knock Who’s There? Not Ryan Seacrest: Fox Cancels Seacrest’s Knock Knock
• Looking Cancellation: HBO Boss Talks ‘Painful’ Decision to End Series
• Casting Coup: Julia Ormond Cast as Georgina Haig’s Mom in Syfy Drama Pilot Incorporated
• Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D Season 3: Constance Zimmer to Clash With Coulson, Blair Underwood Returns
• Continuum’s Final Season Gets Syfy Premiere Date — Watch the Trailer
• The Knick Gets an Official Return Date, Second Season Will Pass Through San Francisco
• Oh-Oh! David Fincher’s Two Planned HBO Projects Might Be In Serious Trouble
• Trevor Noah reveals Daily Show changes (including less Fox News bashing)
• Weekend TV: ‘Descendants’ on Disney
• Showrunning 101: Damon Lindelof Makes ‘No Apologies’ for ‘The Leftovers’ Season 1
• TCA: HBO’s Michael Lombardo Optimistic About New David Chase Series, Another Season of ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm.
• HBO Defends True Detective Season 2, Says We’re All Watching the Show Wrong
• As the Apple Turns: New Apple TV set to be announced in September
• Netflix vs. The World: Foreign Streamers Prepare for War
• ‘The Game’ is over and everybody won: How BET’s comedy helped make TV history
• Career Trajectory Alert: Mariah Carey to Direct and Star in Christmas Movie for Hallmark Channel
• Duh of the Day: Comedy Central jacks up ad rates for ‘Daily Show’ finale
• Friday Fun: Which TV Sitcom Hangout Should Be Your Spot?
• Cool Beans: Strike Back roars into its final season as fun and confident as ever
• We Love British Accents: Humans renewed for season 2
• Cannot Wait! AMC releases first photo from Better Call Saul season 2



• TCA Journal No. 1: Don’t Drown In the Stream
• Attention Gearheads: Former ‘Top Gear’ Team Heading to Amazon
• Give a sentence description of your favorite TV drama characters, and try to guess each others’ characters
• Class Act: Jimmy Kimmel’s Cecil the Lion Plea Rakes in Over $150,000 in Donations
• Why Netflix is spending $5 Billion to win the fight for your screens, and how it plans to do it.
• Pilot Watch: The CW Eyeing Dark Little Women Adaptation From NCIS Star
• Friends co-creator: Those $1 million cast salaries were ‘ridiculous’
• Nostalgia Alert: Two “Degrassi: The Next Generation” Stars Reunited And It Was Incredible
• Profile: Kartheiser forsakes Pete for Pilgrims
• ‘Supergirl’: ‘Sons Of Anarchy’ Actor Chris Browning Cast As Reactron
• TCA: ‘Manhattan’ Cast Discuss The Moral Atomic Fallout Heating Up In Season 2
• TrendWatch: Kevin Costner to Take On Billy the Kid Mystery for National Geographic
• Funny Business: What You Need to Know About Aziz Ansari’s New Netflix Comedy
• The Business of Show: Scream Renewed for Season 2
• TCA: Trevor Noah: “I’m Not In The News Business” As New ‘Daily Show’ Host
• The mounting battle for ESPN’s turf: Fox Sports 1 and NBCSN are both grabbing up TV sports rights

Morning Static: UNREAL, AMAZON, JIMMY KIMMEL & More!


• ESPN OTT direct “eventually”, but leagues are OTT direct now
• ‘Bachelor’ Host Chris Harrison Slams Lifetime’s ‘UnREAL’: ‘It’s Really Terrible’
• Seriously? David Faustino teases Married… with Children spin-off
• Who Knew? Anthony Geary may return to General Hospital if ‘story is interesting’
• Awww Alert: Jimmy Kimmel gets emotional during monologue on Cecil the lion’s death
• Stars go back to work! The casts of ‘Scandal,’ ‘Arrow,’ ‘The Good Wife,’ more return to set
• Funny Business: Key & Peele treat school teachers like sports stars in SportsCenter spoof
• Banshee Sets End Date: Season 4 Will Be Cinemax Drama’s Last
• Cool Beans: NBC’s The Wiz Casts Queen Latifah as Wizard, Mary J. Blige as Wicked Witch
• Bloodline Season 2: Ben Mendelsohn Returning as Series Regular
• RIP: Welcome to Sweden Cancelled
• Coach Shocker: NBC Revival Poised to Kill Off Shelley Fabares’ Christine
• Scoop: Singer/Vine Star Shawn Mendes Heads to The 100 for “Unique” and “Special” Role
• Mark Your Calendars: Amazon to debut new shows from Bryan Cranston and ‘Amelie’ director

Afternoon Static: BREAKING BAD, NETFLIX, TCA & More!


• Super News: Marvel/Netflix’s JESSICA JONES Should Be Arriving Soon
• Funny Business: Chelsea Handler Unapologetic About Burning E! Bridge on Way to Netflix
• Pilot Watch: HBO Developing Paula Pell Comedy Series
• TCA: ‘Bojack Horseman’ Renewed For Season 3; ‘Longmire’ & Aziz Ansari Comedy Premiere Dates Set On Netflix
• Found! Lost Alum Terry O’Quinn Joins ABC’s Secrets and Lies for Season 2
• It Got Better: I Am Cait Tops Sunday Cable Ratings
• Hulu Scoop: Mindy Project Casts Ajay Mehta and Sakina Jaffrey as Mindy’s Folks
• Love Him: Mindy Project Taps Raising Hope’s Garret Dillahunt to Replace Dr. Lahiri
• Scoop: Chicago Fire Recruits Scandal Alum Brian White as New Captain
• I Want to Go There: This Breaking Bad coffee shop in Istanbul takes no half-measures in celebrating AMC drama
• RIP: TV Land’s ‘The Soul Man’ to End After Season 5
• ‘Breaking Bad’: Jesse Pinkman’s House Hits Market for $1.6 Million
• Pilot Watch II: Werewolf Comic ‘Brooklyn Animal Control’ Ordered to Pilot at USA Network
• Casting Coup: Diane Keaton to Star Opposite Jude Law in HBO and Sky Series ‘The Young Pope’
• Q&A: Jon Stewart Talks Retirement Plans and George W. Bush During Audience Q&A
• Must Read TV: The known unknowns of the 2015-16 TV season on the eve of press tour
• How Netflix’s Original Programming Is Poised to Outpace the Top Cable Networks, in One Chart
• Cool Beans: Tig Notaro to Star in Amazon Comedy From Louis C.K., Diablo Cody
• Sweet: All of the Current ‘Daily Show’ Correspondents Are Sticking Around with Trevor Noah
• Writing in the Circus: TV Writer Talks Recognition, Development Hell, And The Drive To Keep Creating



• SDCC Scoop: Wentworth Miller Talks THE FLASH, LEGENDS OF TOMORROW & MORE!
• Behind-the-Scenes: ‘Daily Show’ Writer Recalls Heated Dispute With Jon Stewart
• ‘Hannibal’: 3 Steps to TV’s Scariest Soundtrack
• RIP: ‘Key & Peele’ to End its Comedy Central Run After This Season
• Woo-Hoo! ‘Arrested Development’ creates writers room to plot more episodes
• Ouch: Showtime’s ‘Happyish’ Canceled After One Season
• For ‘Wayward Pines,’ a laudable run
• Netflix has a $5 billion warchest. Look out HBO
• Profile: Isabelle Fuhrman talks growing pains for teenage Tessa on Masters of Sex
• Fuller House: Uncle Jesse Is Back in John Stamos’ New On-Set Photo
• General Hospital: Ron Carlivati Out, Two Soap Vets In as Headwriter
• Who Knew? You Will Never Believe Who Almost Played Jon Snow on Game of Thrones
• Hottie Alert: ‘Sleepy Hollow’ Casts Abbie’s New Boss
• Scoop: Amy Brenneman to return to Reign in season 3



• Spoiler Alert: David Mazouz Talks GOTHAM Season 2 at San Diego Comic Con 2015
• It Got Better: What Actor Gavin MacIntosh Has Learned From Playing A Gay Teen On ‘The Fosters’
• True Dat! Kurt Sutter’s Original Title For ‘The Bastard Executioner’ Was Pure Kurt Sutter
• I Want to Go There! Inside London’s ‘Breaking Bad’ themed bar
• New ‘X-Files’ Teaser Trailer: Are You Ready For This?
• Post-mortem: ‘Wayward Pines’ Boss on the Finale’s Major Deaths and a Possible Season 2
• Super News: ‘Arrow’ Season 4 Casts JR Bourne & Jeri Ryan As Double Down & Jessica Danforth
• Cannot Wait: New ‘Gotham’ TV Spots Tease The Rise Of The Villains
• Sharknado 3 Dips in Ratings, Gets Tons of Tweets and a Sequel
• The Business of Show: TNT Renews Rizzoli & Isles for Shortened Season 7
• The Netflix effect: Comcast now has fewer pay TV subscribers than Internet subscribers
• RIP: FX’s ‘The Comedians’ Canceled After One Season
• Cable Ace: HBO’s LBJ Movie ‘All The Way’ Adds Four To Cast
• Groan: Candace Cameron Bure, ‘GMA’s’ Paula Faris Near Deals to Join ‘The View’
• Cool Beans: Supergirl star Melissa Benoist surprises young fans at screening
• Mark Your Calendars: Showtime Announces Premiere Dates for Homeland and The Affair
• Reminder: ‘Pixels’ Lifted Its Entire Plot From An Episode Of ‘Futurama’
• At VidCon, Small-Screen Stars and Big-Time Fame
• Funny Business: HBO Renews ‘The Brink’ for Season 2



• Must Read TV: Wendi McLendon-Covey Finally Earned The Career She Always Dreamed Of
• We Love Lists! 28 Fictional Restaurants That Should Actually Be Real
• Cable Ace: HBO’s The Brink Renewed for Season 2
• Michael Chiklis Cops Big Gotham Role, Joins Season 2 as Series Regular
• Cool Beans: Chicago Fire Enlists Vampire Diaries Alum Steven R. McQueen
• Must See TV: Judd Apatow slams Bill Cosby during blistering Tonight Show stand-up set
• Ratings Watch: ‘Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll’ Rocks FX Record For Live+3 Bump
• ‘The Muppets’ Pilot Pitch: What Was Screened At Comic Con
• New ‘Fargo’ Trailer: There’s Blood In The Diner & Welcome To 1979
• Ouch! Bill Cosby Bio Loses Endorsements From Jerry Seinfeld, David Letterman
• TV Review: ‘Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp’
• President Obama to Jon Stewart: “I Can’t Believe You’re Leaving Before Me”
• Casting Coup: ‘The X-Files’ Adds Robbie Amell, Lauren Ambrose
• SMASHing News: Megan Hilty Joins ‘Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce’
• Spoiler Alert! Guess Who Was Spotted on the set of GAME OF THRONES?



• Robert Kirkman Has An Ending For ‘The Walking Dead’ In Mind, And It’s Not What You Might Expect
• Funny Business: Lunch With Stephen Colbert
• ‘The Flash’: Andrew Kreisberg & Grant Gustin Talk Time Travel & The Multiverse
• Scoop: ‘Teen Wolf’ Creator on Season 5′s Latest Death, “Dark and Dire” Finale
• Casting Coup: Madam Secretary Adds Jill Hennessy
• Lucy Lawless: ‘Xena: Warrior Princess’ Reboot “Wishful Thinking” At This Stage
• Photo Call: Grant Gustin’s ‘The Flash’ Season 2 Suit Revealed
• Mekia Cox Cast In ABC’s ‘Secrets & Lies’; Aurora Perrineau Joins ‘Blood & Oil’ In Recasting
• Supernatural Season 11: The Mentalist’s Emily Swallow Joins Cast as ‘Sinister’ and ‘Seductive’ Femme Fatale
• Fall TV Preview: Chicago Med adds Jurassic World star as series regular
• Must Read TV: The Wire cast reunites to give voice to stories of Baltimore’s riots
• AwardsLine: Scott Aukerman and the ‘Comedy Bang! Bang!’ Writers Are Writing This Year’s Emmys
• Superfan: ‘The X-Files’ Revival Cast Adds Kumail Nanjiani
• The Business of Show: Hulu Taps Jordan Helman To Head Up Drama Originals
• Interview: ‘Sharknado 3′ Producer on Creating “Shock, Awe and Surprise” on the ‘Feast Coast’
• Cashing In: Ashton Kutcher, Troy Carter And Chris Sacca Test Investing Chops On New Season Of ‘Shark Tank’
• Veronica Mars Reunion on iZombie: Adam Rose Set for Season 2 Premiere
• Scoop: CW’s ‘Reign’ Adds Saamer Usmani, Ben Geurens, Nick Lee in Recurring Roles
• He’s Alive: The Flash’s Rick Cosnett heads to Quantico
• Cool Beans: Arrow Casts Anarky and Mister Terrific

Morning Static: ESPN, MODERN FAMILY, TLC & More!


• Good Riddance: TLC cancels “19 Kids and Counting”
• Across the Pond: BBC To Face “Hard Questions” On Its “Values, Scale, Scope, Funding And Governance” As Govt Begins Review
• Rumor Patrol: ‘Arrow’ May Yet Revive ‘Constantine’
• Must See TV: Caitlyn Jenner’s ESPYs opening was one of 2015′s most powerful TV moments
• Paging Cousin Oliver: Modern Family’s Jay and Gloria’s Son Getting ‘Rough and Tumble’ Makeover in Season 7
• Horsin’ Around: “BoJack Horseman” And The Terrifying Vulnerability Of Making A Show About Your Flaws
• Colin Cowherd Leaving ESPN, What’s Next?
• Scoop: ‘Sleepy Hollow’ And ‘Bones’ Are Getting A Very, Very Strange Crossover Episode
• From Keith Olbermann to Bill Simmons, Why ESPN Is Sacking Top Talent
• Vampire Diaries Casts Heretic Trio in Season 7, Including Same-Sex Couple
• Literal Cool News: The Flash Casts Smallville Alum Michael Ironside as Captain Cold’s Pop
• Spotlight: The “Orange Is The New Black” Character You Never Expected To Cry For
• Yes Please! ‘Prison Break’ Stars Confirm Revival Series Talks
• The View: Nicolle Wallace’s role may change in fall
• Go Billy! AMC’s Turn is getting a third season
• Is it Fall Yet? ‘Empire’ Season 2 Art Unveiled
• This summer scripted series falter: Ratings are down sharply after two strong years. Could it be age?
• SDCC: Grimm Cast Teases Season 5′s ‘No-BS’ Reboot, Muses Nick-Adalind Romance
• Good Read: How 50 Cent and a Feminist Action Hero Are Finally Putting Starz on the Map



• Preview: Netflix’s NARCOS.
• ‘Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp’ Continues the Comedy on Netflix
• How the Creator of Jersey Shore Ended Up Working for CNBC Sally, Ann Salsano on life as the queen of reality TV
• Funny Business: You’re the Worst channels Sixteen Candles for new season 2 promo
• Parting is Such Sweet Sorrow Say goodbye to Jon Stewart with this mash-up of his Daily Show reporting
• With Trump out, NBC brainstorming new ‘Apprentice’ boss
• Cool Beans: See the Poster for AMC’s ‘Fear the Walking Dead’
• Casting Coup: Peter Krause Set as New Male Lead in ABC’s Shondaland Drama ‘The Catch’M
• Funny Business: TV’s Two Adam Goldbergs Wage War Over Twitter Identity Crisis
• The Business of Show: ABC Family’s ‘Stitchers’ Renewed for Second Season
• Profile: Jim Gaffigan on the Long Road to TV Land and Why He Won’t Go Back to Broadcast
• Supergirl Cast Photos Have Landed: Meet the CBS Drama’s Key Players
• TV Review: ‘Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll’
• Pilot Watch: Bryan Singer Developing ‘World War III’ Drama for Spike TV