More pictures of Lily James as Pamela Anderson. Season 2 of “Outer Banks” premieres this summer. CBS orders and cancels series. Plus “Blindspotting” and more.
1. Lily James as Pamela Anderson – new photos
Work is underway on the Hulu miniseries “Pam & Tommy”, which tells the story of Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee’s famous sex tape. See Lily James as Pamela Anderson from “The Sunshine” days.
– best of lily james (@badpostslily) May 14, 2021
If I wasn’t told the image to the left is Lily James, I would have thought I was looking at Pamela Anderson 🤯 pic.twitter.com/IAhzy0SitB
– Alex Lobo needs ☕️ (@GeekLawGrad) May 14, 2021
2. Outer Banks season 2 – first photos
Netflix has announced that Season 2 of the youth drama “Outer Banks” will premiere this summer, and showed the first pictures of the new episodes. [TVLine]
Special news from the Outer Banks season two set: see you this summer 🌞 pic.twitter.com/H8zd7MIsLF
– Netflix Polska (@NetflixPL) May 14, 2021
3. CBS orders B Positive and United States of Al
The sitcoms “B Positive” and “United States of AI” got an order for season 2 at CBS. [TVLine]
4. All Rise and The Unicorn deleted
5. Netflix orders the comedy series Uncoupled
Netflix has commissioned the 8-episode comedy “Uncoupled” co-created by Darren Star (“Emily in Paris”) and Jefferey Richman (“Modern Family”). The main character will be Michael, a guy who thought he had a perfect life until his husband left him after 17 years together. As a result, Michael has to face two nightmares: he loses someone he thought was his soul mate and becomes a single gay in his 40s looking for love in New York. [Deadline]
6. Amazon resigns from The Banker’s Wife
The series is based on “The Banker’s Wife”, a book by Cristina Alger, which Amazon ordered the entire season in 2019, but it will not come to fruition. The reasons are the pandemic delays and budgetary challenges the team has faced. Set in the world of international finance, the series was to be shot in five European countries. [Deadline]
7. Animal Kingdom season 5 – premiere in July
TNT has announced that the 5th season of Animal Kingdom will premiere on July 11th. Joining the cast are Charlayne Woodard (“Pose”) as Pamela Johnson, a former Smurf partner, as well as Kevin Csolak (“Boardwalk Empire”) and Darren Mann (“Chilling Adventures of Sabrina”) as the younger versions of Pope and Baza. [TVLine]
8. Blindspotting – trailer and premiere date of the series
Starz TV showed the trailer of “Blindspotting”, the serial version of the indie film of the same title (in Poland – “Blindspotting”). The main character will be Ashley (Jasmine Cephas Jones), a woman whose life changed when Miles (Rafael Casal), her partner and the father of her child landed in prison. The creators are Rafael Casal and Daveed Diggs. Premiere in the US on June 13.