Gaiman will exec. produce the series under his multi-year exclusive deal with FremantleMedia following the success of the Starz series American Gods based on Gaiman's novel.
Shot entirely from the perspective of Bob (Kevin Smith), viewers will embody the silent fanboy himself while alpha-slacker Jay (Jason Mewes) leads the way through a string of idiotic adventures.
Lost Boys and Technicolor Girls is an hourlong drama based on an upcoming book by Alice Bermans, and Ex-Best is a half-hour comedy based on the web series of the same name.
The series explores the emotional and psychological effects of an affair that destroyed two marriages, and the crime that brings these individuals back together.
Halt and Catch Fire alum Toby Huss and Jessica Jones' star Leah Gibson have been cast as series regulars in an upcoming half hour drama. All this and more on today's TV casting round-up.
The series will be an entirely new entry into America's 12 hours of annual lawlessness and is slated to launch in conjunction with the next installment in the movie franchise, The First Purge.
Robin Weigert, Merrin Dungey and Sarah Sokolovic are also coming back, and they'll be joined by Crystal Fox and Mo McRae. Andrea Arnold is directing the seven-episode second season.
The series is based on the articles and breakout true crime podcast from Los Angeles Times reporter Christopher Goffard.
The Golden Globe-winner previously starred in Hulu's drama series Chance. Clooney, Grant Heslov, and Ellen Kuras have all signed on to direct episodes with scripts co-written by Luke Davies and David Michod.
If the pilot goes to series, this would be the second series HBO does with author Tom Perrotta based on one of his works, following the cult hit series The Leftovers.
Based on Amor Towles’ novel about a man who is ordered to spend the rest of his life inside a luxury hotel, the television film will be adapted by Tom Harper (War and Peace).
The network is expanding their schedule to include Sunday nights and will continue to have shorter seasons allowing room for the many returning shows and potential new series. The future of fan favorites iZombie and The 100 is still unknown.
The order is for 13 episodes, up from 9 in the current first installment of the revival.
Former iCarly star Miranda Cosgrove has joined a high-profile multi-camera/hybrid comedy pilot. Meanwhile, Scream alum Tom Maden is set as a lead in a hybrid comedy pilot. All this and more on today's round-up.
Handler recently wrapped her Netflix talk show Chelsea, and before that she did a successful seven-year run as host of E!'s Chelsea Lately.