Blunt Talk (Starz-August 22, 2015) a sitcom created by Jonathan Ames, produced by Seth MacFarlane. Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jacki Weaver, Adrian Scarborough, Dolly Wells, and Timm Sharp. Recurring Stars: Richard Lewis, Mary Holland, Elisabeth Shue, and others. A British newscaster Walter moves to Los Angeles with the intentions of conquering American nightly cable news. His misguided decisions on and off the prove that his ambitions will be difficult.