This week for TVEnthusiast’s weekly news show, The Week’s News, Wong Kar Wai to direct a streaming series, Jenji Kohan to tackle female wrestling on Netflix, new seasons for Transparent and Outlander, Daniel Craig (Skyfall) and Todd Field (Little Children) adapt Jonathan Franzen’s novel Purity, and HBO picks up Bill Hader’s comedy series Barry. Also, Rooster Teeth try their hands at scifi drama, Amy Pohler working with BBC America, FX adapting Legion with the help of Fargo Showrunner Noah Hawley, and Twin Peaks being edited for a 2017 release. Gillian Anderson re-teams with Bryan Fuller on American Gods, and Dominic Purcell is injured on the set of Prison Break. Get well soon, Mr. Purcell.
This week’s question: With Wong Kar Wai getting involved in television, what other foreign Directors would you like to see working in the medium?
The Week’s News is TVEnthusiast’s weekly roundup of the news that affects the shows you love.