OK, I’m back from my week off at the annual film festival I attended. So here’s what happened during that time.
- First off, and most recently, Syfy has officially canceled its alien drama “Hunters” after one season.
- FX has announced that the upcoming sixth, yet still untitled, sixth season of “American Horror Story” will launch on September 14 at 10/9c. Lady Gaga returns alongside Angela Bassett and Cheyenne Jackson. According to FX topper Josh Landgraf, the new season “will be set in the present, with echoes of the past”.
- Earlier, AT&T has renewed its martial arts drama “Kingdom”, starring Frank Grillo, Nick Jonas and Matt Lauria, for a third season. Season 2 is currently airing, with the finale set for August 3.
- The BBC has ordered a third season of its history drama “Poldark”. 10 new episodes will debut in 2017.
- TBS has handed out renewals to “Angie Tribeca”, which will return for a third season, as well as “Wrecked”, which will get a second season.
- TNT has officially picked up Ellen Barkin crime drama “Animal Kingdom” for a second season.
- ABC has officially canceled its comedy “Uncle Buck” after its freshman run.