6/28/21 Entertainment News

Bad news for Good Girls. The show has been canceled after four seasons on NBC.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, efforts to move the show to Netflix for a fifth season fell apart, despite previous seasons’ popularity on the streaming service. Sources tell THR that NBC and its in-house studio Universal Television wanted to bring the show back but couldn’t come to a financial agreement.

The show’s five remaining episodes will air on NBC.

John Langley, creator the long-running TV show Cops, died Saturday of an apparent heart attack in Baja, Mexico, his reps tell Variety.  He was 78.  Langley was reportedly competing in the Coast to Coast Ensenada-San Felipe 250 off-road race.  Cops was of the first reality TV shows and remained one of TV’s top shows for 32 seasons until 2020, when the series was criticized for showing primarily the point of view of the police and ultimately cancelled following the George Floyd protests.  The Cops theme song by Ian Lewis of the Jamaican band Inner Circle went on to become a part of pop culture…

Tiffany HaddishBrad PaisleyWilliam Shatner are among the stars who will be helping Discovery mark Shark Week’s 33rd year with 45 hours of programming — the most in the history of the event — July 11 and continuing through Sunday, July 18.  Leading up to Shark Week, Discovery and Discovery+ will present a month-long shark movie festival beginning July 1, followed by an all-new slate of shows dedicated to the magnificent creatures.  You can also follow Discovery on TikTok, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for updates on programming and fun shark facts.  Details are available at Discovery.com

A series dedicated to DC Comics’ Madame Xanadu, from J.J. Abrams‘ production company Bad Robot is in development at HBO Max, according to Variety.  The comic centers on an immortal sorceress who dates back to the time of King Arthur and the wizard Merlin.  The character is a powerful wielder of magic who can foresee the future — she is also known for keeping a collection of malevolent forces captured in mason jars…