After a fan tweeted Adult Swim a request to air episodes of The Boondocks more frequently, the cable network responded and revealed that a new season (Season 4) is set to arrive in January of 2014.
With the return of the animated sitcom, which portrays a mixture of lifestyles, social classes, stereotypes and race relations in satire and comedy, we can’t wait to see what Riley, Huey and grandad Robert Freeman have been up to. Will you be tuning in?
Octavia Set to Star in ‘Murder, She Wrote’
Murder, She Wrote, one of the most thriving shows in the history of television, is slated to be revived by the NBC network.
With a revision by writer Alexandra Cunningham and producer David Janollari, the mystery series is set to feature Octavia Spencer, who succeeds Angela Lansbury in the lead detective role. This character will highlight the “first series regular role” for Spencer, who garnered an Oscar for The Help. Congrats!
‘Ironside’ Officially Canceled
NBC has decided to revoke its remake of Ironside, which stars NAACP Image Awards actor Blair Underwood. After only three episodes, the crime show is being canceled due to poor rating in views.
According to EurWeb, “the freshman drama opened to an underwhelming 1.3 rating with adults 18-49 and 6.8 million viewers the first Wednesday after premiere week.”
In August, Underwood was asked if he thought the multitude of crime shows already on television would keep Ironside from acquiring an audience. Check out his response down below.