Arrested Development will return. Series star, Will Arnett, recently appeared on The Tonight Show and confirmed that a fifth season of the cult comedy was in the works, “It’s going to happen. We don’t know when, but it is going to happen”. Netflix chief content officer, Ted Sarandos, echoed the news, saying he was “positive” that a new season would happen.
The first photos of Netflix’s Daredevil series came out this week, showing Charlie Cox (Boardwalk Empire) in character as the crime-fighting lawyer, Matt Murdock. True Blood‘s Deborah Ann Woll also joined the cast recently as Karen Page, a well-known character from the comic books and potential love interest for Murdock.
Geena Davis (Thelma & Louise) will appear as a major guest character in the upcoming eleventh season of Grey’s Anatomy. Further plot details are (as usual) being kept carefully under wraps.
The first plot details for season two of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. have begun leaking out, with news that Kyle MacLachlan has signed on to play the key role of Skye’s (Chloe Bennet) father. No word yet on how many episodes MacLachlan will be appearing in.
HBO’s Westworld is lining up its key cast, with James Marsden (X-Men) locked in to star alongside Anthony Hopkins (Silence of the Lambs), Evan Rachel Wood (True Blood), Jeffrey Wright (The Hunger Games) and Shannon Woodward (Raising Hope). The series is a reboot of the 1970s Michael Crichton (Jurassic Park) series, set in a theme park where the robotic characters malfunction and attack the guests.