Jason Bateman Is Returning to TV to Star in a Drama Series

Norman Weiss
TV Tattle

Jason Bateman is returning to TV to star in a drama series

The Arrested Development vet will be the star, executive producer and director of Ozark. The Missouri-set drama, which doesn’t have a network attached, takes place in the Lake of the Ozarks, and focuses on the "dark and dangerous world of drug money laundering.”


Trevor Noah unveils his new Daily Show set

The new set includes a skyline in the background and a big touchscreen. “You can touch it and it will tell you your heart rate,” Noah joked.


Netflix confirms its pickup of Black Mirror, but episodes won’t be bingeable

Expect to see the 12 Season 3 episodes of the Charlie Brooker Twilight Zone-like series staggered into “mini” seasons. PLUS: Watch a teaser for Season 3.


Shonda Rhimes says conquering her fear of Jimmy Kimmel Live changed her life

The TGIT boss tells Kimmel that she was scared to go on his show in May 2014 for their “Behind the Scandalabra” special. Conquering that fear led to her year of saying yes. PLUS: Rhimes talked about juggling her shows and whether ABC ever rejected any of her pitches, and Kevin McKidd tells what he would do if he was Shonda Rhimes.


Heroes Reborn premieres to 6 million, up from the 4.4 million who watched the Heroes finale

Previous Heroes seasons premiered to 14.3 million, 17 million, 10 million and 6 million, respectively. PLUS: The Player was nearly the lowest-rated new show of the season.


Stephen Colbert sings “You’ve Got a Friend” on a Pope-themed Late Show

The Late Show devoted last night’s episode to Pope Francis’ visit, including a panel featuring famous Catholics Maria Shriver, Andrew Sullivan and Jim Gaffigan. PLUS: Gwyneth Paltrow responds to Colbert's parody of her lifestyle brand.


Seth Meyers gives a rom-com ending to his Anne Hathaway interview

Watch them parody the last scene in every romantic comedy.


Jimmy Kimmel caps off live Mean Tweet week with George Clooney and Halle Berry

Naomi Watts and Tobey Maguire also read their mean tweets on last night’s show.


Mr. Robot is headed to Amazon Prime

A new deal will bring the USA series to Amazon Prime in five countries, including UK.


Breaking Bad’s Dean Norris returns to Albuquerque to campaign for co-star Steven Michael Quezada

With Quezada running for county commissioner, Hank and Gomie reunited yesterday at Los Pollos Hermanos.


Watch Banshee’s final season trailer

The fourth and final season premieres in early 2016.