Morning Static: CASTLE, AMERICAN HORROR STORY, JANE THE VIRGIN & More!

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• Here! Here! Let Consumers Use Better, Cheaper Cable Boxes
• Rumor Patrol: Apple Might Be Getting Into Original Series And Films
• Sleep With The Lights On – New ‘American Horror Story: Hotel’ Teasers Are Here
• Post-mortem: The ‘Suits’ Showrunner Answers The Most Important Question You Have After The Mid-Season Finale
• Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Hitchcock & Scully Webisodes
• Fumble! Coach Revival Canceled By NBC
• Castle Season 8 Promo: Kate’s Job Change, Rick’s New Partner and More
• Casting Coup: ‘Jane the Virgin’ Enlists Kesha for Guest Appearance
• Spoiler Alert: Bryan Fuller On Hannibal Season 4 Story & Buffalo Bill Casting
• Smart: Amazon Expands Prime Video Downloads To iOS, Android
• Over the Dome: ‘Under The Dome’ To End After 3 Seasons
• Q&A: Orange Is the New Black Star Pablo Schreiber on the Perils of Live-Tweeting Cutting back on bad social media habits
• Super News: THE FLASH Casts The Voice of Hunter Zolomon, aka Zoom
• Funny Business: ‘The Jim Gaffigan Show’ & ‘Impastor’ Renewed For Season 2 By TV Land
• Cancon: 14 ‘Degrassi’ Stars Who Totally Pulled A Neville Longbottom
• ‘The View’ Executive Producer Bill Wolff Out, Candi Carter In
• Spoiler Alert? Arrow Season 4 Production Art Teases Green Lantern

Afternoon Static: GREY’S ANATOMY, LONGMIRE, NETFLIX & More!

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• Meet Jon Rudnitsky, SNL’s newest featured player
• Casting Coup: Liam Hemsworth coming to ABC’s The Muppets
• Mark Your Calendars: TNT Sets Premiere Dates for Legends, Librarians, Sharon Stone’s Agent X
• Mark Your Calendars: Tom Selleck’s New Jesse Stone Movie Gets Premiere Date on Hallmark
• Spoiler Alert: Longmire’s Season 4 Trailer Touts Secrets, Second Chances
• Ouch! PETA slams Obama plan to go on NBC reality show
• Mostly Joking: “Black-ish” creator Kenya Barris’s balancing act
• Showtime Takes Over Production Of ‘Episodes’; BBC 2 Still Will Air Season 5
• Preston Beckman: The Scheduler Unmasked
• Think network executives ruin TV? These 5 examples prove you wrong.
• The Future of Netflix: Ted Sarandos on Tweens, His Adam Sandler Gamble and Capitalizing on Cable’s Big Weakness
• Sad: What Will Happen to Wes Craven’s TV Projects?
• ‘The Shannara Chronicles’ Trailer: MTV Fantasy Series Debuts In January
• Watch: ‘Downton Abbey’ Characters Get Emotional in Trailer for Final Season
• Funny Business: Andy Samberg Predicts Bryan Cranston Will Streak at Emmys in New Promo
• ‘Apprentice’ Producers Speak Out About Donald Trump – And Their Stories Might Surprise You
• News You Can Use: Netflix, Binging And Quality Control In The Age Of Peak TV
• Funny: 15 Things to Say When You Haven’t Watched Any of the Must-Watch TV Shows
• Grey’s Anatomy’s Jason George on the Show Without Patrick Dempsey: Everybody Is ‘Falling into Bed’ Again

Afternoon Static: THE DAILY SHOW, DIFFICULT PEOPLE, GALAXY QUEST & More!

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• Smart Hire: ‘The Daily Show’ Gets Ready to Go Viral
• Analysis: Trump’s press
• Good Question: Why the Hell Isn’t ‘The O.C.’ Streaming?
• Scoop: There could be TWO seasons of American Horror Story in 2016
• Please Come to Canada: Galaxy Quest TV series landing at Amazon
• I Feel Very Old: Vine star Hayes Grier, 15, joins Dancing with the Stars
• Please Come to Canada II: Difficult People Renewed for Season 2
• Fresh Off the Boat: Shaquille O’Neal to Hold Court in Season 2
• Friends Video: Lisa Kudrow Revives Phoebe’s ‘Smelly Cat’ (With a Little Help From Taylor Swift)
• Tragedy: Virginia’s WDBJ Airs Moment of Silence for Slain Reporter, Cameraman
• Casting Coup: Maria Bello, Lost Actress Join Amazon Legal Drama From David E. Kelley
• Iannucci: Production sector must speak up for BBC
• Awful: Vester Flanagan’s video and the inevitable live-streamed massacre
• Showtime’s David Nevins: Shows Must Reflect U.S. Diversity
• Funny Business: 24′s Mary Lynn Rajskub to guest on Brooklyn Nine-Nine
• Colbert Grabs Cover of Time Magazine: Letterman told new host how to run the freight elevator
• Trailer Park: HOMELAND Season 5

Afternoon Static: THE FLASH, SURVIVOR, OUTLANDER & More!

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• ‘Survivor: Cambodia — Second Chance’ Cast Photos Revealed!
• Teen Wolf boss answers season 5 finale burning questions, talks potential Derek return
• Behind-the-Scenes: Showrunner Greg Malins departs The Grinder
• Outlander Is Finally Casting Brianna — and Why the Timing Is Verra Interesting
• Post-mortem: Devious Maids EP Talks Possible Finale Deaths, [Spoiler]‘s Big Return & More
• Look Closer: The ‘Fear The Walking Dead’ Pilot May Have Offered A Clue To The Origin Of The Zombie Virus
• Pilot Watch: Shondaland’s Next Project Will Be a Comedy About Divorce
• Hottie Alert: ABC announces its new ‘Bachelor’
• Nice Work if You Can Get it: Bell Media’s Top Programmer Phil King Exits
• Alias Alum Alert: Mia Maestro Joins ‘Scandal’ As Recurring
• Social: Here’s Why Shonda Rhimes’ ‘Scandal’ and Zombies Rule Twitter
• Smart: Netflix to Add Films and TV Series for Teenagers
• Second Chance: Katherine Heigl Cast in CBS Legal Drama ‘Doubt’ for Pilot Reshoot
• Who Knew? David Boreanaz Returns to Bones Following Health Scare
• Watch: Fox Release 22-Minute ‘Empire’ Featurette Prepping You for Season 2
• Super News: The Flash Casts Newcomer as Heroine Speedster Jesse Quick

Morning Static: COLBERT, FEAR THE WALKING DEAD, THE GOOD WIFE & More!

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• Colbert’s Late Show: Stephen King, ScarJo, Uber CEO Among First Guests
• Mark Your Calendars: WGN America Plans 100-Episode Binge Event for Person of Interest and Elementary
• DWTS Season 21: Bindi Irwin Revealed as First Celeb Contestant
• Preview: Cody Christian says the Teen Wolf finale will have fans ‘losing their minds’
• Post-mortem: Fear the Walking Dead showrunner Dave Erickson breaks down the premiere
• Nostalgia Alert: The cast of One Tree Hill reunited and thoroughly documented it on Instagram
• John Oliver’s Bogus Church Is a Huge Success: ‘Thousands of Dollars’ Received
• Television 2015: Are We Done Hating Television?
• Question of the Day: How Long Should a TV Season Be?
• Health Watch: Get Up. Get Out. Don’t Sit.
• Good Wife, Bad Call: Producers of The Good Wife grossly mishandle a controversy, demeaning their dedicated fanbase in the process.
• Analysis: Just how much media coverage is Donald Trump getting?
• Why is BoJack Horseman, Netflix’s best show, so very good? Let’s ask its creator!
• Across the Pond: What next for the BBC?
• Food for Thought: 11 Food Shows to Watch This Fall

Afternoon Static: SIX FEET UNDER, GRIMM, MANHATTAN & More!

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• ‘Six Feet Under’: The Oral History of HBO’s Beloved Landmark Series
• Awards Watch: ‘Transparent,’ ‘Empire’ Top Casting Society of America’s Nominations
• Marvel’s ‘Luke Cage’: Alfre Woodard Cast In Key Role On Netflix Series
• AHS: Hotel teasers: This definitely ain’t a Holiday Inn
• Scoop: New ‘Heroes Reborn’ Trailer Teases The Return Of Hiro
• 10 YEARS LATER, IS THE ‘SIX FEET UNDER’ FINALE STILL THE BEST DRAMA ENDING EVER?
• Jon Stewart to moderate 2016 debate? Nearly 150,000 people say do it
• Cool Beans: ‘The Bastard Executioner’ Featurette Offers Plot & Character Details
• Foxy News: Vanessa Hudgens talks playing Rizzo in Fox’s Grease: Live
• Yes, There Is Too Much TV: But for Viewers and the Industry, Is That a Bad Thing?
• TV Channel Guide from the Future: What Television Will Look Like in Five Years
• Casting Coup: Tyra Banks Cast in black-ish Season 2
• Mistresses Post Mortem: EPs Talk Calista’s Lies, Their Serial Obsession — and Season 3′s ‘Cliffhanger’ Ending
• Friday Fun: Grimm Casts Scream Queen Bee
• The Business of Show: Major Crimes Season 4 Expanded to Series’ Longest Run Ever
• Bloodline Season 2: John Leguizamo Nabs ‘Violent’ Series-Regular Role
• Manhattan Season 2 Trailer: First Look at Neve Campbell and William Petersen

Morning Static: GOTHAM, HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER, SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE & More!

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• Awwwww Alert: Kathie Lee, Frank Gifford ‘laughed up to the very end’
• Money Matters: Netflix Raises Subscription Price in Europe
• The Business of Show: ‘Big Bang Theory’ Assistant Director Hits Warner Bros. With Age Discrimination Lawsuit
• ‘Gotham’ Season 2: Michelle Veintimilla To Play The Villain Firefly
• Jon Stewart’s First Official Post-Daily Show Gig: WWE SummerSlam
• ‘How to Get Away With Murder’ Boss Talks Season 2 — Plus See the Updated Poster
• Live From New York… Tracy Morgan Is Returning to TV to Host Saturday Night Live
• Summer TV winners and losers: From ‘Mr. Robot’ to ‘True Detective,’ here’s who scored and flopped
• Scoop: ‘Halt and Catch Fire’ Star Kerry Bishe Books Showtime’s ‘Billions’
• Profile: How actor Cliff Curtis avoids playing ‘repetitive stereotypes’
• Arrow Season 4: Charlotte Ross Set to Return as Felicity’s Mom
• Must Read TV: Fat Monica Was The TV Role Model I Never Expected
• Funny Business: ‘Key & Peele’ Ends While Nation Could Still Use a Laugh
• Interesting: Are These Leaked TV Pilots a Part of One Big Conspiracy?

Morning Static: THE MUPPETS, HBO, HEROES & More!

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• Muppets Promos: Nathan Fillion Ogled by Miss Piggy, and More ABC Cameos
• Yes Please: Lee Daniels Wants Mariah Carey to Play Mariah Carey on ‘Empire’
• Super News: ‘True Blood’s Brit Morgan To Play DC Villain Livewire On ‘Supergirl’
• Deadwood is the best drama HBO has ever made – it must be revived
• Pilot Watch: CBS Has Landed The Pilot For Antoine Fuqua’s ‘Training Day’ Series
• Sad But True: Bryan Fuller opens up on Hannibal’s axing and plans for a season 4
• True Detective Season Two: Assessing the Damage to HBO’s Once-Promising Franchise
• Important: TLC To Air Child Sex Abuse Documentary in Response to 19 Kids Scandal
• Scoop: ‘The Flash’ Season 2 To Feature Female Doctor Light
• Tim Goodman’s Final TCA Journal: Nobody Escapes Unscathed
• Duh of the Day: This Is Why HBO Really Wants Sesame Street
• Heroes Reborn Creator on Why the Original Series Fizzled Out — Plus: Will There Be a Season 2?
• Analysis: How Mr. Robot Star Rami Malek Literally Bled to Bring You the Most Intense Performance of the Summer
• Funny Business: Humor (and Hard Work) Inside The Big Bang Theory’s Writer’s Room
• Who Knew? When Jon Hamm became Matt Weiner’s ‘Mad Men’ pitchman
• Scoop: Adam Baldwin returning in season 8 to Castle
• Trailer Park: LONGMIRE Season 4

Afternoon Static: DOWNTON ABBEY, THE ORIGINALS, NBC & More!

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• The View: Nicolle Wallace learned of her ousting via the press
• Synergy: ‘Chicago’ Trilogy, ‘Law & Order: SVU’ Four-Way Crossover to Air in February
• True Detective Season Two: Assessing the Damage to HBO’s Once-Promising Franchise
• Seconded: Connie Britton Was Really Moved by Amy Schumer’s Friday Night Lights Sketch’s Giant Wineglasses
• Season 6 of Downton Abbey Photos: Is That a Smile We See on Edith?
• Live From New York: Legendary Saturday Night Live Writer Paula Pell Picks Her 8 Most Important Sketches
• Celebrity Apprentice: Donald Trump Will ‘Absolutely Not’ Ever Return as Host, NBC Boss Makes Clear
• Pilot Watch: NBC Orders Pair of New Sitcoms from Mike Schur and Tina Fey
• Fresh Prince Reboot in Development, Will Smith on Board as Producer
• WHAAAAAT: ‘Sesame Street’ to Air First on HBO for Next 5 Seasons
• NBC Boss on ‘Xena’ Reboot: “We’re Looking for a Writer”
• The State and Future of Netflix v. HBO in 2015: An Analysis
• Nice Work if You Can Get It: The Zalkens Brothers, competing Canadian streaming powerhouses
• Is the ‘Deadwood’ movie finally happening? One star hears ‘credible rumors’
• Jimmy Fallon to Stick with NBC Through At Least 2021; NBC Developing New Tina Fey, Mike Schur Comedies
• Funny Business: Jay Leno on His TV Return, Trump Jokes and Why He Didn’t Do Dave
• Scoop: Claire Holt Is Returning to The Originals Alongside the Original Finn!
• Mark your Calendars: Syfy Reveals Premiere Dates for Childhood’s End and The Expanse
• Beam Me Up! William Shatner to headline ‘Star Trek’ cruise
• Awardsline: Snapchat Series ‘SnapperHero’ Leads Streamy Award Nominations

Afternoon Static: DOCTOR WHO, THE X FILES, PRETTY LITTLE LIARS & More!

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• Scoop: Supergirl Casts True Blood Bad Girl as the Villainess Livewire
• Scoopier: ‘Arrow,’ ‘The Flash,’ ‘Legends of Tomorrow,’ ‘Supergirl’ Boss Spills 7 Teases
• Funny Business: ‘Rick And Morty’ Renewed For Season 3 By Adult Swim
• Newsworthy? Brian Williams’ Suspension Is Over
• Spoiler Alert: The “A” Reveal On “Pretty Little Liars” Was Outrageous
• Holla: 47 Questions “Pretty Little Liars” Still Needs To Answer
• Truth: Annabeth Gish Signs On for The X-Files Reboot
• USA Sets Premieres for Satisfaction Season 2, Josh Holloway’s Colony
• Olympics 2016: Ryan Seacrest to Host Late-Night Show, Live From Rio
• Paging JTT’s Agent! Lion King spin-off taps Rob Lowe as Simba, Gabrielle Union, James Earl Jones and more
• Still there for you: Will we ever tire of Friends, TV’s eternal comfort-watch?
• TCA: CW Boss Has ‘Supergirl’ Regret, Talks Possible Crossover, ‘Jane the Virgin’ Emmy Snub & ‘Supernatural’ End Date
• TCA: Showtime’s President Talks Twin Peaks Revival and ‘Good’ Versus ‘Great’ TV And why comedy is such a challenge
• TCA: ABC Family Boss Tom Ascheim Talks ‘Pretty Little Liars’ and Building a ‘Harry Potter’-Size Franchise
• The average age of a Big Brother houseguest, and how that’s changed
• Duh of the Day: We saw a fundamental shift in the way people watch TV this year
• Cool Beans: ‘Doctor Who’ Hypes Guest Maisie Williams in Season 9 Trailer
• Pilot Watch: Syfy Prepping Alien Drama ‘Gateway’ From ‘Battlestar Galactica’ Alum