TV News: Potter, Tammy, Jeopardy, Gagner



Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: ​​Return to Hogwarts
HBO Max has released the first official photo of the “Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: ​​Return to Hogwarts” special with a first look at the reunion of all-star trio Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint and Emma Watson.

Several actors from the films including Helena Bonham Carter, Robbie Coltrane, Ralph Fiennes, Jason Isaacs, Gary Oldman, Tom Felton, James Phelps, Oliver Phelps, Mark Williams, Bonnie Wright, Alfred Enoch, Matthew Lewis and Evanna Lynch return for the arriving special. on new year’s day. [Source: Twitter]

George and Tammy
Steve Zahn has joined the cast of John Hillcoat’s limited six-episode “George and Tammy” series starring Michael Shannon and Jessica Chastain as C&W legends George Jones and Tammy Wynette.

Zahn will play songwriter and producer George Richey, who married Wynette after her split from Jones in 1975 and directed her career until her death in 1998. Filming began today with the series airing on Spectrum and later on the Paramount + service. [Source: Deadline]

Mayim Bialik and Ken Jennings, who shared hosting duties for season 38 of “Jeopardy,” would continue in the same position until the show’s current season ends in July 2022. Michael Davies , who was acting showrunner, will also continue until the end of the season. [Source: THR]

Win time
Adam McKay’s upcoming HBO drama about the 1980s Los Angeles Lakers, originally titled “Showtime”, has now been renamed “Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty”.

Additionally, the series is slated for release in March and the first trailer will arrive shortly. Based on Jeff Pearlman’s book “Showtime”, it will dramatize both the professional and personal life of the team. [Source: Twitter]