This Week in TV: ‘Tuca & Bertie,’ ‘The 100,’ ‘The Spanish Princess’
Like the previous week, the week of April 29 isn't too heavy on premieres — nor does it feature any finales of note. But a couple of CW shows — including the final season of one — and a pair of high-profile streaming series highlight the week.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Joins ‘iZombie’s’ Final Season
NBA legend and Hollywood Reporter columnist Kareem Abdul-Jabbar will play a Seattle councilman in the final season of 'iZombie.'
‘Jane the Virgin,’ ‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend,’ ‘iZombie’ Set to End on The CW
The trio are confirmed for final seasons on the network, with 'Crazy Ex' set for fall and the others holding for midseason.
Robert Knepper to Remain on ‘iZombie’ After Probe Finds “No Evidence of Wrongdoing”
"We have taken and will continue to take appropriate measures to ensure the safety and well-being of all involved, which is our top priority," Warner Bros. said in a statement.
Four More Women Accuse Actor Robert Knepper of Sexual Misconduct
The allegations, which follow a previous claim against the 'Prison Break' and 'iZombie' star, could cause problems for the CW show on which he stars.
CW Renews 11 Series, Including ‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend,’ ‘Vampire Diaries,’ Full DC Lineup
Also set to return are 'iZombie,' 'Jane the Virgin,' 'The Originals,' 'Reign,' 'Supernatural' and 'The 100' as midseason debut 'Containment' awaits its verdict.
CW Schedules Julie Plec’s ‘Containment,’ ‘Beauty and the Beast,’ ‘Reign’ Returns
The network also has revealed a few of its season-finale dates.
How Kristen Bell’s ‘iZombie’ Role Turned Dax Shepard Into Veronica Mars
Turns out executive producer Rob Thomas' first stab at writing erotica for The CW caused a little havoc on the set of Shepard's new movie.
‘iZombie’ Books ‘Veronica Mars’ Alum for Recurring Role (Exclusive)
The casting reunites Enrico Colantoni with 'Veronica Mars' and 'iZombie' EP Rob Thomas.
‘Crazy Ex Girlfriend’ and ‘iZombie’ Get Additional Episodes at the CW
The two series will complete current seasons with a respective 18 and 19 episodes.
‘iZombie’ Boss Reveals Major “Will Hit Rock Bottom” This Season
"It will be tearing him apart," executive producer Rob Thomas tells THR of Major's big secret. "And it doesn't get any easier for him for a long time."
‘iZombie’ Boss Dishes on Major’s “Juicy” Season 2 Story: “We Have Big Plans For Him”
"He will eventually fight back [against Max Rager], but it takes him a while to get his bearings," executive producer Rob Thomas tells THR.