Maksim Chmerkovskiy is apparently returning to Dancing with the Stars for the upcoming season. He will be coming back as a dance pro. The celeb contestants will be announced next Tuesday on Good Morning America. http://www.toofab.com/2014/02/26/maksim-chmerkovskiy-returning-to-dancing-with-the-stars/
Strike Back, on Cinemax, is going on hiatus after the on-set injury of Sullivan Stapleton. Filming of the series will take a 6 month break so that he can recover. The injury will most likely impact his promotional plans for 300:Rise of an Empire. http://www.deadline.com/2014/02/strike-back-sullivan-stapleton-injury-hiatus-cinemax/
Arsenio Hall is renewed for a second season. http://insidetv.ew.com/2014/02/26/arsenio-hall-renewed-for-second-season/
Labyrinth, the miniseries on the CW, is set to premiere over a 2 night period between May 22 and 23 (8-10 pm ET) http://insidetv.ew.com/2014/02/26/cw-labyrinth-premiere-date/
Disney is spending $200 million over the next three years filming four series based on Marvel’s street heroes character for Netflix. They will be filming in New York City. The first series to begin filming will be Daredevil which will begin production in July 2014. It will be followed by Jessica Jones, Iron Fist, and Luke Cage. http://variety.com/2014/biz/news/disney-chief-bob-iger-new-york-gov-andrew-cuomo-set-11-am-et-news-conference-1201121502/
Finally, the Oscars will be stream online for the first time. You will be able to watch the pre-show, award show, and Jimmy Kimmel’s post show live (and then rewatch) all on the Watch ABC app until March 5th. http://insidemovies.ew.com/2014/02/27/oscars-2014-live-stream/
As always, if you’ve heard of any new show that’s going to air or your favorite show wasn’t talked about, let me know in the comments and I’ll remember to keep you up to date on everything that’s happening!