Steve Zahn (Treme), Romany Malco (Weeds), and Ben Chaplin (The Thin Red Line) will be joining the cast of Shawn Ryan’s (The Shield) new Amazon Prime Instant Video series Mad Dogs. The series will follow frat brothers who travel to Belize reunite, but end up caught in a conspiracy.
Also on Amazon, Alexa Davalos (Angel) has joined the cast of The Man in the High Castle, the series based on the novel by Philip K. Dick. The series will look at an america in an alternate reality in which Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan won World War 2.
David Fincher, the Director of Fight Club, and James Elroy, the author of L.A. Confidential, are working on a 1950s Noir project for HBO. The 2 came into contact when Fincher was circling an adaptation of Elroy’s The Black Dahlia.
Rami Malek (The Pacific) will be taking the lead role in a new USA Computer Hacker drama called Mr. Robot.
Fox has ordered a put-pilot for a TV series sequel to Minority Report that will follow the former Precog 10 years after the events of the movie.