SERIES FINALES, April 3 2014:
- Once Upon a Time in Wonderland (Series finale, 8 pm, ABC)
-David Letterman is retiring! He is apparently retiring in 2015. He shared it during the taping of today’s show. So watch the announcement either in the link or tonight at 11:35 EST on CBS. http://tvline.com/2014/04/03/david-letterman-retiring-2015-leaving-late-show/
-Here is a first look at the cast of Disney’s new Girl Meets World. The show is set to premiere this summer. http://www.people.com/people/article/0,,20802174,00.html
–Astronaut Wives Club was supposed to have a July 24 premiere but production has now been put on hold. Hopefully there is a fall production start for a midseason 2014-2015 premiere. The show is undergoing creative changes. http://www.deadline.com/2014/04/abc-summer-series-the-astronaut-wives-club-pushed-to-midseason-to-undergo-changes/
-Fox is now going to air Rake’s last two episodes on Saturday April 5, instead of Fridays (which they were bumped to last month.) No word yet on the future of the show, but it’s not looking good.
-BBC has already renewed its upcoming series The Muskateers for a second season even though the first season doesn’t begin until June 22 9/8c.
-Netflix has given a 10-episode order to an new original series, Narcos. It’s a drama about druglord Pablo Escobar and the Medellin Cartel. It is supposed to debut in 2015.
-Michael Strahan (currently co-hosting Live with Kelly & Michael) is reported to be joining Good Morning America after Josh Elliot’s leave earlier this week and Amy Robach taking over that position. Strahan will be apparently keeping his Live with Kelly & Michael gig and only appearing occasionally on Good Morning America segments starting at 7 am at their Times Square studio. http://tvline.com/2014/04/01/michael-strahan-joining-good-morning-america/
- The Leftovers will debut on Sunday June 15 at 10 pm (10 episode season. Following the season finale of Game of Thrones)
- True Blood will debut on Sunday June 22, at 9 pm. (10-episode seventh and final season)