friends reunion special delayed

In this edition of TV Bits:

  • Peacock orders Queer as Folk series reboot
  • Friends reunion special for HBO Max finally sets production date
  • The CW’s Powerpuff Girls live-action series finds its Mojo Jojo
  • Jennifer Jason Leigh joins Hunters season 2
  • MacGyver canceled at CBS after 5 seasons
  • And more.

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Amanda Seyfried to Lead The Dropout Series

Last month, Saturday Night Live star Kate McKinnon lived up to the titular role of Hulu’s upcoming limited series The Dropout by dropping out of the lead role of Elizabeth Holmes, founder of the deceptive biotech start-up company Theranos. However, Hulu has landed Amanda Seyfried, fresh off her Oscar nomination for Mank, to star in the series instead. Read More »

the dropout cast

It looks like the only place we’ll be able to see Kate McKinnon‘s Elizabeth Holmes impression will be Saturday Night Live. The Bombshell actress has dropped out of — well — The Dropout, Hulu’s limited drama series about Theranos founder and notorious fraudster Elizabeth Holmes.

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the dropout series

Kate McKinnon will deepen her voice to play disgraced entrepreneur and accused con-artist Elizabeth Holmes in the Hulu series The Dropout. Based on the podcast of the same name, the series will track Holmes’ meteoric rise and shocking fall as she created privately held health tech corporation Theranos, and then proceeded to lie about nearly everything.

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