HBO Max, the upcoming streaming platform from HBO and Warner Media to compete with Netflix, is developing a new limited drama series starring Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o. The show, titled “Americanah” will be adapted on the small screen by actress and showrunner Danai Gurira. It will be based on a novel with the same title written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
AMC’s “The Walking Dead” is about to begin its seventh season on Sunday, Oct. 23. But ahead of its premiere, the cable network has just renewed the show for another season, regardless of how it’s going to perform in the ratings. “The Walking Dead” Season 8 is expected in October 2017.