Rectify Season 4

TVLine Items: Final Rectify Trailer Ever, Joey McIntyre Sitcom and More

Rectify‘s fourth and final season will bow on Wednesday, October 26 at 10/9c, SundanceTV announced Sunday at the Television Critics Association summer press tour.

Per the cable net, the eight-episode farewell season picks up a few months after the events of the Season 3 finale “and continues the series’ documentation of the lives of Daniel, his family and the citizens of Paulie.” (The first three seasons will be available on Netflix beginning Aug. 1.)

Check out the official trailer below:

 

Ready for more of today’s newsy nuggets? Well…

* New Kids on the Block’s Joey McIntyre will headline The Joey Mac Project, a half-hour comedy for Pop that follows a (wait unnamed-2for it) former boy band member as he attempts to launch an acting career. McIntyre’s NKOTB cohort Donnie Wahlberg is on board as a producer.

* SundanceTV also announced Sunday a second-season renewal for autism-themed reality series The A Word.

* TruTV has given a green light to Bobcat Goldthwait’s Messed Up Stories, an eight-episode “genre-hopping, scripted anthology comedy series” that features “twisted morality tales” from the “darkly witty mind” of comedian Bobcat Goldthwait.

* MTV will launch on Sept. 5 a new female-driven Monday-night comedy block comprised of half-hour sitcoms Mary + Jane (from EP Snoop Dogg) and Loosely Exactly Nicole (starring Girl Code‘s Nicole Byer).

* EPIX has set an Oct. 16 launch date for its first two scripted series: ensemble spy thriller Berlin Station (9/8c) and Nick Nolte-led political satire Graves (10/9c).