Pilot Castings: Jane Star Joins Spinoff, Iron Fist Vet's ABC Drama and More

Jane the Virgin‘s abuela is moving to the spinoff Jane the Novela: Ivonne Coll — who plays Jane’s grandma Alba on the original series — will co-star in The CW’s offshoot pilot as a new character, our sister site Deadline reports. Coll will portray Camila, the adoptive mother of central heroine Estela (East Los High‘s […]

Game of Thrones season 8 spoilers: Hodor to RETURN from the dead in spin-off twist?

The actor who played the colossal House Stark servant Hodor has revealed bosses would have been stupid to forget about the much-loved characters.  The character was killed off in Game of Thrones season six whilst protecting his master Bran Stark (played by Isaac Hempstead-Wright).  Of a series spin-off he said: “It would be crazy not […]

Jane the Novela: Weeds' Hunter Parrish to Star in Jane the Virgin Spinoff

The CW’s Jane the Virgin spinoff has found its leading man: Weeds alum Hunter Parrish has joined the cast of Jane the Novela, according to our sister site Deadline. Jane the Novela — which scored a pilot order at The CW in January — is based on the fictional novels of Gina Rodriguez’s Jane character […]

CBS' FBI Spinoff Adds Law & Order Alum Alana De La Garza to Cast

A Law & Order veteran is getting back on the right side of the law: Alana De La Garza has joined the cast of CBS’ upcoming FBI spinoff, according to our sister site Deadline. De La Garza will play special agent Isobel Castile, a West Point graduate who supervises the bureau’s fugitive squad, on the […]

L.A.'s Finest: Bad Boys Spinoff Gets May Premiere Date on Spectrum

L.A.’s Finest will report for duty this spring. Cable provider Spectrum has announced that the Bad Boys spinoff will launch ad-free on Monday, May 13 via Spectrum On Demand, beginning with the first three installments; subsequent episodes will be released weekly. The logline for the 13-episode offshoot reads as follows: The one-hour series follows Syd […]

CBS Eyeing Second Big Bang Spinoff?

CBS is open to further expanding the Big Bang Theory universe. With Big Bang set to conclude in May, the network’s entertainment president, Kelly Kahl, hinted in a new interview that the prospect of another spinoff has been (unofficially) broached. Although Kahl maintained to Deadline that “nothing formal” has been discussed with executive producer Chuck Lorre […]

‘Baby Driver’ Star Eiza Gonzalez Heads to ‘Fast and Furious’ Spin-Off ‘Hobbs and Shaw’

After feeling a little speed as a bank robber in Baby Driver, rising star Eiza Gonzalez has landed a last minute role in the Fast and Furious spin-off Hobbs and Shaw. She’s been popping up all over the place lately, and this is a great step for her career. Variety has the news on Eiza […]

The Middle Spinoff Starring Eden Sher Not Going Forward at ABC

Well, this is one heck of a Thanksgiving bummer: ABC has decided not to go forward with its spinoff of The Middle centered on Eden Sher’s Sue Heck, TVLine has learned. The scrapped spinoff Sue Sue in the City, which received a pilot order from the Alphabet network in August, was to see Sher reprise […]

Michelle Yeoh in Talks to Take the Helm in ‘Star Trek’ Spin-Off Series

Michelle Yeoh could soon be at the helm of her own Star Trek spin-off series. Hot off the blockbuster success of Crazy Rich Asians, the actress is set to reprise her role as Captain Philippa Georgiou in the second season of CBS All Access’ Star Trek Discovery. Now, reports say that Yeoh’s Captain Georgiou could take the helm […]