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'The Conners' Renewed for Season 2!

The Conners is coming back for more.

The comedy series, a spin-off of Roseanne, was renewed for a second season by ABC as of Friday (March 22).

“We are proud to be continuing the story of the iconic Conners family .This team is fearless in their willingness to tackle contemporary issues with humor and heart, and I have no doubt they will continue to outdo themselves,” said ABC president Karey Burke.

The series stars John Goodman as Dan Conner, Laurie Metcalf as Jackie Harris, Sara Gilbert as Darlene Conner, Lecy Goranson as Becky Conner-Healy and Ames McNamara as Mark Conner-Healy.

The show was ranked No. 1 in new comedies this season, with 9.5 million total viewers. It also led the Tuesday 8 p.m. slot in Adults 18-49 by 16% over its nearest competitor, according to the network.

Additional cast for the next season will be announced at a later date.

Sam Strike & Jasper Paakkonen Join 'Dark Tower' TV Series

Amazon is adapting the Stephen King book series The Dark Tower into a television series and the two leads have been cast!

Sam Strike, best known for his work on Nightflyers, has landed the role of the Gunslinger, Roland Deschain. The series will take place many years before the events in the recent film adaptation, in which Idris Elba played the Gunslinger.

The series will follow “Roland Deschain’s origin story – how he first became a gunslinger and got his guns, his first conflict with the man in black, his first love and his first mission as a gunslinger,” according to Deadline.

Jasper, who was recently seen in the film BlacKkKlansman, is believed to play Marten, the target of Roland.

'Schitt's Creek' Renewed for Sixth & Final Season

Schitt’s Creek will be returning for one final season.

The cult comedy will air its final season in 2020, creators Dan and Eugene Levy have confirmed.

“We are very excited to announce that ‘Schitt’s Creek’ is coming back for a sixth season on CBC and Pop in 2020,” Dan posted on social media. “We also wanted to take this opportunity to let you know that we have decided Season 6 will be our last. We are so grateful to have been given the time and creative freedom to tell this story in its totality, concluding with a final chapter that we had envisioned from the very beginning. It’s not lost on us what a rare privilege it is in this industry to get to decide when your show should take its final bow. We could never have dreamed that our fans would grow to love and care about these characters in the ways that you have.”

The show stars Eugene, Catherine O’Hara, Annie Murphy, Chris Elliott, Emily Hampshire, and more.

Will Sasso & Christina Vidal to Star in 'United We Fall' ABC Comedy Pilot

Will Sasso and Christina Vidal are teaming up for a new ABC comedy pilot!

The actors have signed on to star in the multi-camera family comedy United We Fall as Bill and Jo – parents with young kids and overzealous extended families.

Here’s the synopsis: “Bill (Sasso) and his wife, Jo (Vidal), both have college degrees, great careers, and a solid, loving marriage. However, since having their second kid, they can barely make it out the door. He tries to hold it together because he loves his family more than anything, and, deep down, he knows his wife is slightly too cool to be with him,” Deadline reports.

The United We Fall pilot is being written by Julius Sharpe and directed by Mark Cendrowski.

Michelle Dockery & Jaeden Martell Will Star in 'Defending Jacob' Series

Michelle Dockery and Jaeden Martell are teaming up for Apple’s new limited series Defending Jacob!

The 37-year-old Godless actress and the 16-year-old It actor (formerly known as Jaeden Lieberher) have both signed on for lead roles alongside Chris Evans, Variety reports.

Defending Jacob is based on the 2012 best-selling book of the same title by William Landay.

It centers on “Andy Barber (Evans), a father whose 14-year-old son Jacob (Martell) is accused of murder.”

Michelle will play Laurie Barber, Andy’s wife and Jacob’s mother.

The series was created, written, and executive produced by Mark Bomback, who will also serve as showrunner. Academy Award-nominee Morten Tyldum will executive produce and direct.

Arielle Kebbel Films 'The Bone Collector' Spinoff Series 'Lincoln' in NYC

Arielle Kebbel is filming her new series!

The 34-year-old Vampire Diaries actress was spotted filming for the Bone Collector spinoff pilot Lincoln in Central Park on Wednesday (March 20) in New York City.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Arielle Kebbel

Arielle is playing Angelina Jolie‘s role in the upcoming series. She was seen getting playful with a dog in between takes, and was also pictured with co-star Michael Imperioli.

The drama pilot is based on the bestselling book series by Jeffery Deaver that was adapted into the 1999 movie. Lincoln follows legendary forensic criminologist Lincoln Rhyme (Russell Hornsby), who was seriously injured during his hunt for the diabolic serial killer known as the Bone Collector.

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