TV News Roundup: October 6, 2016
- ABC gives full season orders to two shows
- The CW rebooting another classic series
- FOX relying on more Gordon
- FXX getting more WORST
FX has renewed the anthology series, AMERICAN HORROR STORY, for a 7th season.
Yet another 80's reboot:
The CW is rebooting another classic series, this time it is soap drama, DYNASTY. The series is being developed from the creators of GOSSIP GIRL, Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage.
Full season pickups:
ABC has given the order for a full season pick up for the comedy, SPEECHLESS, and the hit drama, DESIGNATED SURVIVOR.
More of the WORST:
Despite ultra low ratings for three seasons, FXX has renewed the comedy, YOU'RE THE WORST, for a 4th season, in 2017.
GONG SHOW reboot coming:
ABC has ordered 10 new episodes of the 70's classic game show, THE GONG SHOW, produced by actor, Will Arnett. This will be the third reboot of the show. in 1998-99, THE PRICE IS RIGHT's George Grey hosted THE GONG SHOW. Eight year's ago, GSN tabbed Dave Attell as host for an eight week run.
FOX is ordering another series from the man who seems to be the only one who can draw ratings on FOX, Gordon Ramsay. An American version of his talk/variety series, TH F-WORD, will debut sometime in 2017.
HBO getting more HIGH:
HBO has renewed the comedy, HIGH MAINTENANCE,f or a second season.