TV News Roundup: SNL Hosts, Trollhunter Guests, and MoreTV News Roundup: SNL Hosts, Trollhunter Guests, and More
TV news today includes the first three hosts for SNL's next season, guest stars on the second Trollhunters season, and a new Speechless promo. TV News Roundup: SNL Hosts, Trollhunter Guests, and More

Netflix has announced that season two of Trollhunters will feature Mark Hamill, Lena Headey and David Bradley in guest roles. Hamill plays the unknown older brother to a member of the Trollhunting team but has pledged his loyalty to the evil Gunmar; Headey will be voicing an evil sorceress who must be stopped at all costs; and Bradley is set to portray a mysterious figure known for his great powers.

Season two of Trollhunters is set to premiere later this year.

David Lim (Quantico) has been upped to a series regular ahead of the upcoming series premiere of SWAT. He plays Victor Tan, a SWAT officer who has a nose for action and a willingness to place a bet on anything.

The Daily Show alum Jessica Williams will topline a comedy for Showtime about an African-American science fiction writer living in Brooklyn.

Shameless actress Emma Kenney has joined the upcoming reboot of Roseanne as Harris, David and Darlene’s teenage daughter who’s determined to make a better life for herself than the ones her parents and grandparents lived.

Saturday Night Live has revealed the first three hosts and musical guests for its upcoming season. Ryan Gosling will kick things off on September 30th with musical guest Jay-Z; October 7th sees Wonder Woman herself Gal Gadot paired with Sam Smith, who recently released a new single; and Kumail Nanjiani (The Big Sick) will host on an October 14th episode that sees a duo of performances from Pink.

In development news:

FOX has put into development Step Strangers, a comedy about five 20-somethings who are forced to become step-siblings after their overbearing divorced mother and oblivious widower father meet on a singles cruise and fall in love.

NBC has put into development an untitled comedy about Dr. Olivia Boudreau, a 35-year-old Doogie Howser-esque prodigy who has a breakdown in the operating room, loses her medical license, and finds herself having to learn everything she missed while in med school.

FOX has put into development Classified, a female-fronted CIA drama focusing on the dedicated attorneys who represent the Agency.

ABC has put into development Paradise Falls, a family drama about  a working mom who figures out the best way to guide her kids (and even the adults) is through a series of homemade parenting videos.

From around KSiteTV’s affiliates:

GreenArrowTV has photos from the season six premiere of Arrow.

GothamSite has photos from the season four premiere of Gotham.

XMenTV has photos from episode two of The Gifted.

Here’s another look at the upcoming final season of Scandal.

ABC has released promos for The Goldbergs and Speechless.

FOX has released a special focusing on their 2017 fall shows.

ABC has released a new preview of Once Upon a Time‘s rebooted seventh season.

Here’s a new Brooklyn Nine-Nine season five promo.

Shilo Adams

Shilo Adams is a contributor to KSiteTV who has written for the likes of TVOvermind, ScreenFad, and TVHackr. You can e-mail him at or follow him on Twitter @sda0918.