Morning Static: THE DAILY SHOW, 24, THE GRINDER & More!

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• Casting Coup: Woody Allen casts Miley Cyrus in his Amazon series
• Sacre Bleu! Children spending more time online than watching TV for the first time
• Dream Team: Kevin Williamson, Julie Plec Team for Fox Drama Pilot ‘Recon’
• Pilot Watch: ABC Orders ‘Chunk & Bean’ & ‘Square Roots’ Comedy Pilots
• Straight Outta Cinema: Fox’s 24 Spin-Off Has Cast Its Jack Bauer Replacement
• Thomas Jefferson’s coming home: Hamilton stars to guest on Law & Order: SVU
• Sad But True: Matthew Perry Has No Memory Of Several Seasons Of ‘Friends’
• Trendwatch: ABC Plotting Watergate Event Series
• Who Knew? How “House Hunters” became the most unstoppable juggernaut on TV
• Why Super Bowl advertising is a ripoff. Or not.
• Ouch! Why Are Americans Ignoring Trevor Noah?
• SAM SIMON ‘SIMPSONS’ EMMYS AUCTION BLOCKED… By the Emmys!
• Funny Business: Check Out the Trailer for HBO’s New Animated Series ‘Animals’
• Woo-Hoo! 24, Community stars to appear on The Grinder
• Live From New York… it’s Larry David

Afternoon Static: LEGENDS OF TOMORROW, THE X-FILES, HEROES & More!

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• Rumor Patrol! Julianna Margulies Is Probably Leaving The Good Wife
• Friends Forever: David Schwimmer to Star in AMC’s Clyde Phillips Drama ‘Feed the Beast’
• Today in WTF: Gillian Anderson was offered half of David Duchovny’s pay for the new X-Files
• Friday Funny: Stephen Colbert delivers a “Hot Take” on Sesame Street’s move to HBO
• PILOT SEASON 2016 Actors Hot List: Who Are Poised For Offers?
• Nostalgia Alert: McG Orbiting ‘Masters Of The Universe’ At Sony
• ‘DC’s Legends Of Tomorrow’ Off To Solid Ratings Start; ‘The 100’ Up In Return
• Legends of Tomorrow’s Biggest Problem: Nine Heroes, Forty-Two Minutes
• Please, Tina Fey and ‘SNL’: Take on Sarah Palin’s Trump endorsement
• Cool Beans: Seth Meyers Debuts the Trailer for His Wicked Good Movie ‘Boston Accent’
• Pilot Watch: Shonda Rhimes’ ‘Romeo & Juliet’ “Sequel” Ordered to Series
• Scoop: Jane the Virgin showrunner teases ‘emotional’ midseason premiere
• Tim Kring on the Future of Heroes: “There Is More To Come”
• When ‘The X-Files’ Became A-List: An Oral History of Fox’s Out-There Success Story
• Mark Your Calendars: NBC Sets Spring Premiere Dates for ‘The Carmichael Show,’ ‘Crowded’ and More
• HypeMachine: HBO Shares ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 6 Preview Clips with Fans on Twitter
• TCA: 32 Top Network Execs Dish on the Shows They Really Want, ‘Jinx’ vs. ‘Making a Murderer’

Afternoon Static: GIRLS, THE 100, THE GRINDER & More!

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• My Time/Your Time: CBS Orders HIMYM Creators’ Long-Distance Dating Pilot
• The Business of Show: Netflix’s Year-End 2015 Performance Shows Timely Strategic Shift
• TV By the Numbers: Nielsen To Use Facebook And Twitter In New Social TV Ratings
• The Big Tease: New Girls season 5 trailer hints at rocky start for Marnie’s marriage
• ‘The 100’ Showrunner: Things ‘Spiral Out of Control’ in Season 3
• Review: ‘London Spy’ is gripping tale of lies
• Must Read TV: The Anxiety of Fan Culture
• Who Knew? The Time to Cut the Cord and Switch to Streaming TV is Now
• Cable Ace: HBO Orders David Simon & James Franco’s Porn Drama ‘The Deuce’ to Series
• 1966: The TV year that gave us ‘Batman,’ ‘Star Trek,’ ‘Dark Shadows’ and ‘The Monkees’
• Chatter: NATPE Kicks Off with Lively Debate About Pros and Cons of Peak TV
• By the Book: Netflix Picks Up Futuristic Sci-Fi Series ‘Altered Carbon’ Based on Book
• Nostalgia: ‘High School Musical’ Cast Reminisces About Filming, Fans & More at 10-Year Reunion
• LOVE: The Grinder is turning into a worthy descendant of Arrested Development
• How Brands Are Getting in on the Joke: With Comedies Like Angie Tribeca Product integration is funny business for Snickers and others
• TVLine Tidbits: Room Star on Last Man, Scream Queens Additions and More
• Ouch! Why TCA Is So Boring
• HOTTIE Alert: Arrow and Teen Wolf star Colton Haynes to guest on The Grinder
• Ranked: Every song in High School Musical

Afternoon Static: ORPHAN BLACK, NETFLIX, GIRL MEETS WORLD & More!

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• For Canadian Eyes Only: Canadian Screen Awards 2016 nominations led by Room, Schitt’s Creek, Orphan Black
• Must Read TV: Caitlyn Jenner to Write Memoir With ‘Friday Night Lights’ Author
• Scoop: DC’s ‘Legends Of Tomorrow’ Casts Its Jonah Hex
• Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: Catch Up on The CW’s Award-Winning Comedy for Free!
• TV Review: ‘DC’s Legends of Tomorrow’
• Pilot Watch: USA Orders ‘Eyewitness’ Drama Series From ‘Shades Of Blue’ Creator Based On Norwegian Format
• The X-Files EW review: Never better, never worse
• Trend Watch: ‘Adele Carpool Karaoke’ Most Viral Late-Night Video Since 2013
• What was the TV channel? In the midst of cable’s existential meltdown, ABC Family rebrands to Freeform
• If The 30-Second TV Ad Is Dying, TV Networks Are Helping To Kill It
• Netflix: The most feared force in Hollywood?
• Seconded: Netflix Mocks “Remarkably Inaccurate” Ratings Info NBC Tried to Spread About Them
• Watch: Stephen Colbert’s hilarious stunt to check his white privilege
• Prison and Chill: Steven Avery is not allowed to watch Making a Murderer in prison
• Charisma Carpenter Books Chicago P.D. Arc — Will She Be Hot for Halstead?
• Controversy: Spike Lee, Jada Pinkett Smith Call for Oscar Boycott
• It Gets Better: Girl Meets World Star Rowan Blanchard Comes Out as Queer

Morning Static: NETFLIX, THE AMERICANS, BATES MOTEL & More!

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• Bill Maher to fans: Get Obama on show
• Really? Tiffani Thiessen says a Saved by the Bell reboot is ‘never going to happen’
• House of Cards Season 4 Teaser: Back on Track
• It’s a ‘High School (Musical)’ reunion! Cast celebrates 10th anniversary
• Who Knew? Gotham TV Series Spinoff a Possibility According to Fox
• Funny Business: Judd Apatow Also Thinks The Golden Globes Comedy Category Is Stupid
• Ouch! HBO’s Much Anticipated, Hugely Ambitious ‘Westworld’ Hits Another Snag
• Netflix at TCA: JESSICA JONES Renewed & Premiere Dates for Ten Series Announced (OITNB, KIMMY SCHMIDT & More!)
• CanCon: ‘Degrassi: Next Class’ Team Talk Female Masturbation Storyline, Adding a Muslim Character
• Fuller House creator wants Olsen twins for season 2: ‘We only need one’
• WOW: Netflix to spend $6 billion on content this year. Six. Billion.
• Scoop: ‘Fargo’ Season Three Will Go Back To The Future With An Older Season Two Character
• Sad But True: Aziz Ansari is in no rush to do Season 2 of ‘Master of None’
• More Sad News: ‘The Americans’ Could End After Fifth or Sixth Season, Says Exec Producer
• TCA: FX Chief on ‘Louie’s’ Future, Netflix’s Ratings and Streamers’ Lack of Profits
• ‘Freaks and Geeks’ Reunion? Judd Apatow Says “It Could Happen”
• Bates Motel Season 4: First Teaser Features Chilling Homage to Psycho
• Nostalgia Alert: A Fan-Made ‘Seinfeld’ Video Game Is in the Works
• The Business of Show: Netflix’s growth elicits fear in Hollywood

Afternoon Static: ORPHAN BLACK, NBC, FRIENDS & More!

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• Must Read TV: How Kelly Clarkson Legitimized ‘American Idol’ As A Cultural Institution
• Ratings: NBC’s Bob Greenblatt on Why Donald Trump Wound Up on Saturday Night Live
• Mark Your Calendars: Amazon announces premiere dates for 4 series
• Really? How ‘American Horror Story: Hotel’ Transcended Ryan Murphy’s Standard Schlock
• Orphan Black Season 4 Teaser: Down The Rabbit Hole – BBC America
• Late Night Wars: NBC Extends Seth Meyers’ Contract Through 2021
• Groan: NBC Eyeing Chicago P.D. Spinoff Titled — Wait for It — Chicago Law
• America Ferrera Talks Today’s TV Diversity: ‘Progress Gets Made in These Individual Steps’
• Friends 4 Ever? Do You Remember All Of Monica’s Boyfriends?
• Music to our Ears: ‘Hairspray’ to Be NBC’s Next Live Musical
• Newsworthy: Al Jazeera America to Shut Down
• TCA: NBC Executives On Jimmy Fallon Health Concerns, Ricky Gervais Golden Globes Future, Doing Live Dramas
• TV Review: TV Land’s TEACHERS
• Who Knew? This ‘American Horror Story’ Theory Connects Every Season In One Swoop
• RIP: Heroes Reborn not returning for second season
• Scoop: Vampire Diaries Hires Following Actress as Head of Mysterious Organization
• The ‘Friends’ Cast Will Reunite For A New Special, But It’s Probably Not What You’re Thinking
• Disney Is Giving PewDiePie His Own Network: YouTube star will recruit like-minded creators

Afternoon Static: THE GOOD WIFE, THE FOSTERS, THE X FILES & More!

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• Pilot Season 2016 Off To Faster-ish Start With Early Orders; What To Expect
• Horrible News: The Good Wife creators won’t return as showrunners if series is renewed
• Friends 4 Ever: Fox developing comedy starring Courteney Cox
• Groan: CBS drives into ‘Rush Hour’ traffic
• Cable Ace: ‘Sesame Street’ gets gentrified for its first season on HBO
• Cool Beans: Ted Danson and Kristen Bell to Star in Upcoming NBC Sitcom From Parks & Rec Showrunner
• Scoop: Criminal Minds Casts Danny Glover in ‘Interesting’ Role, as Derek’s [Spoiler]
• Nostalgia Alert: Breaking Bad scribe Moira Walley-Beckett to pen Anne of Green Gables reboot for CBC
• The Truth Hurts: ‘The X-Files’ TV Review
• TCA: CBS President Defends Network’s Diversity Record
• Devious Maids: Desperate Housewives’ Eva Longoria and James Denton Appearing in Season 4
• Who? DC’s Legends of Tomorrow to welcome DC Comics’ Jonah Hex
• TCA: CBS Boss Weighs In on Futures of The Good Wife, Person of Interest
• Michael Weatherly’s exit from ‘NCIS’: No plans for Ziva return, but new characters on the way
• TV Review: COLONY
• Cannot Wait: Emilia Clarke Promises The ‘Biggest Moments On TV Ever’ In ‘Game Of Thrones’ Season 6
• Are You Ready for Some Football? ‘CBS This Morning’s’ Gayle King to Interview President Obama, First Lady on Super Bowl Sunday
• Will Anybody Miss This Show: CSI: Cyber in jeopardy as Ted Danson exits for new sitcom
• CBS: Person of Interest will return in spring, fate uncertain again
• The Business of Show: CBS, Warner Bros. Said to Consider Online Version of CW Network
• Paleyfest LA 2016: Empire, Scream Queens, American Horror Story: Hotel Among Early Panel Honorees
• Streaming News: Netflix Orders ‘One Day At A Time’ Latino Remake Series Co-Starring Rita Moreno
• The Good, the Bad, and the Overly Proper: Dialect Coaches Evaluate the American Accents of TV’s Foreign Actors
• Scoop: Jim Beaver, Steven Williams returning to Supernatural
• It Got Better: Teen Wolf Star Charlie Carver Comes Out as Gay
• ‘The Fosters’: Maia Mitchell and David Lambert Talk New Season, Jake T. Austin’s Departure, Brallie Duet

Afternoon Static: GOLDEN GLOBES, THE CW, THE X FILES & More!

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• TCA: ABC Family Detaching From ‘Hallowed’ Brand Associations with Freeform Name Change
• Review: Golden Globes 2016
• Scoop: ‘Supergirl’ Casts ‘Smallville’s’ Supergirl to Play Indigo
• The X-Files Sneak Peek: Watch the First Minute of Fox’s Revival Now
• Netflix has tons of hidden categories — here’s how to see them
• Review: ‘Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments’
• Loving This Show: With ‘Superstore,’ America Ferrera Aims To ‘Move The Dial’ On Representation
• TCA: Amazon Chief Roy Price Offers ‘Mozart’ Congratulations And Wall Of Donuts
• TCA: ‘Catastrophe’ Spurns Baby Talk But Carrie Fisher Gets More Screen Time
• Pilot Watch: HBO orders Bill Hader hitman pilot
• Reality: Bachelor creator Mike Fleiss on diversity, UnREAL, Ben Higgins
• Arrow EP Shoots Down Theory About Felicity’s Fate: ‘It’s Off the Table’
• Cool Beans: Frank Underwood Has A Message For America In The Latest ‘House Of Cards’ Teaser
• Smart: ‘Good Morning America’ Launches Livestreamed Pre-Show On Facebook
• ‘Big Little Lies’: Merrin Dungey, Larry Sullivan, David Monahan Join Cast Of HBO Limited Series
• Scoop: Burning Questions for Jason “Jay” Bell of ARROW, THE FLASH and STAR TREK BEYOND
• RIP: MTV, VH1 to Air Iconic David Bowie Moments, Music Videos
• What the Hell Is Mozart in the Jungle? Two Confused Fans Work It Out
• The CW Boss Talks ‘Darker’ Archie, Crazy Ex Ratings — Plus, Flash News
• Seconded: New ‘Muppets’ showrunner wants ‘more heart, more zaniness’ for Kermit and friends
• Golden Globes: Why cable and streaming shows dominate the TV nominations
• Late Night Wars: Samantha Bee Prepares to Break Up Late-Night TV’s Boys Club

Morning Static: HBO, THE X-FILES, THE BACHELOR & More!

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• Late Night Wars: On Full Frontal, Samantha Bee Is ‘Happy to Take Up the Mantle’ for Women on Late Night TV
• HUH? Netflix to restore Lost finale after fan outcry
• When ‘The X-Files’ Became A-List: An Oral History of Fox’s Out-There Success Story
• Woo-Hoo! HBO Near Deal for ‘Game of Thrones’ Seasons 7 and 8
• HBO PREZ: Deadwood Reunion Movie ‘Is Going to Happen,’ Promises HBO President
• News You Can Use: How to Catch Up on 9 Seasons of The X-Files (Plus the Movies) in Just 4 Days
• A History of The Bachelor, by the People Who Lived It
• In Dramatic Overhaul, TNT to Cut Ad Load by 50%: ‘We have overstuffed the bird,’ says president Kevin Reilly
• Here’s How Viacom’s Networks Will Try to Bounce Back in 2016: Comedy Central, MTV and TV Land announce big renewals, new shows
• ‘Walking Dead’ Creator Frank Darabont’s Deposition Unsealed: “We Had Crisis-Level Problems”
• Inside TV’s Retrial of OJ Simpson: A Saga of Race, Redress and, Yes, Robert Kardashian’s Kids
• Surprise, the nightly news is actually growing: Viewership is up, despite the many alternatives people have
• TCA Journal No. 1: It’s End of Days in the Land of Cable
• Mea Culpa: HBO President Of Programming Michael Lombardo Takes Blame For ‘True Detective’ Season 2, Talks Network Nudity
• Cutting the Cord: What won’t happen in 2016
• Must Read TV: Star Trek: Deep Space Nine In 82.5 Hours
• Seriously? The White House has responded to those who want Obama to free Steven Avery
• The Big Tease: See Jimmy McGill Start to Change in an Exclusive Better Call Saul Clip
• Firefly Reunion on Castle: Summer Glau Set to Play New Private Eye
• Mea Culpa II: Eddie Huang Is Finally OK With the Show About His Life, Fresh Off the Boat

Afternoon Static: STAR TREK, PRETTY LITTLE LIARS, NETFLIX & More!

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• For Canadian Eyes Only: What’s Coming to Shomi in January 2016…
• Cool Beans: Netflix picks up Mindhunter series from David Fincher and Charlize Theron
• Live Long and Prosper: Never-before-seen Star Trek photos go behind the final frontier
• Rumour du Jour: The Big Bang Theory Might End After Season 10
• Pretty Little Liars Spoiler: Meet Hanna’s fiancé
• Audiences down, Christmas ad revenue up: Has the TV industry gone mad?
• ‘The Knick’: Cinemax Orders Script for Season 3 Premiere
• It Got Better: Dustin Lance Black, Gus Van Sant’s Gay Rights Mini a Go at ABC
• Who Knew? ‘The Great British Baking Show’ Is the Key to Understanding Today’s Britain
• Trend Watch: USA’s ‘Colony,’ Fox’s ‘Second Chance’ Receive Early Premieres Online
• 2015: The Year in Late-Night TV
• Scoop: Once Upon a Time reveals season 5B’s fiery villain
• MARCO POLO: Michelle Yeoh Joining the Cast for Season 2