RYAN LOCHTE RUMORED FOR 'DANCING WITH THE STARS': Ryan Lochte is rumored to be joining the 23rd season of Dancing With the Stars. Sources tell E! News that ABC was going after Simone Biles for the spot but she could not fit it into her schedule. The new season will premiere on September 12th.
CONNIE BRITTON WILL NOT BE A SERIES REGULAR ON 'NASHVILLE': Connie Britton will be on Nashville when the show moves to CMT this season but only in a limited capacity. She has apparently worked out a deal to only appear in part of the upcoming season but not all of the 22 episodes. The fifth season will premiere on January 5, 2017.
STARZ RENEWS 'SURVIVOR'S REMORSE': Starz has ordered a fourth season of Survivor's Remorse. The third season has averaged 2.9 million viewers from week to week. Executive producer LeBron James said in a statement, "I'm incredibly proud of the team at Survivor's Remorse and what we've built. The show grew so much this year, attracting new fans and reaching new levels of popularity. I want to thank all the fans who've made Survivor's Remorse a success and the team at Starz for all of their support."
DIRECTOR LIST NARROWED FOR 'CAPTAIN MARVEL': The list of possible directors for Captain Marvel has reportedly been narrowed down to three. Niki Caro, Lesli Linka Glatter and Lorene Scafaria are all being considered for the job. Brie Larson will star in the Marvel movie which is set for release in 2019.
DOUG LIMAN WILL DIRECT 'DARK UNIVERSE': Doug Liman has been hired to direct Warner Bros. and DC's Dark Universe. He was previously attached to direct Channing Tatum's Gambit movie. Michael Gilio will write the script.