Week of   « Prev | Next »

1-20 of 139 items   « Prev | Next »


‘Casual’ Renewed By Hulu For Fourth & Final Season

52 minutes ago

Exclusive: Casual, the series that helped usher in high-end original programming on Hulu, will be coming to the end. The streaming network has ordered an abbreviated eight-episode fourth season of the comedy, which will  be its last. It will air in 2018. Casual, from director Jason Reitman, creator Zander Lehmann and showrunner Liz Tigelaar, was one of the first original series to launch on Hulu in October 2015 as the service was beginning its transformation from a place… »

Permalink | Report a problem


SAG-aftra OKs Waiver For Commercial Digital Low Budget Work

1 hour ago

SAG-aftra said today that it has decided to offer a waiver to its members for commercial digital low budget productions, an unusual step taken in the middle of a contract that’s designed to keep its actors in the running for jobs in the growing digital space. The news came via a statement from the union and the Joint Policy Committee on Broadcast Talent Union Relations. They called the move an “experiment with the goal of developing a strong foothold in this area." The… »

Permalink | Report a problem


Fox Snags Danny Strong’s ‘Operation Nexus’ NYPD Thriller As Put Pilot

1 hour ago

Exclusive: Empire aired last night on Fox and today co-creator Danny Strong grew his empire with the company with another project. Fox has given a put pilot commitment to the thriller Operation Nexus from sister studio 20th Century Fox TV and Danny Strong Productions. The NYC set Nexus joins medical drama Stranger Conditions from the two time Emmy winner at Fox as well as legal dramas Midnight Lawyer and Infamy. Operation Nexus centers on the courageous but nowhere near… »


Permalink | Report a problem


Steve Buscemi To Replace Owen Wilson In TBS Anthology Series ‘Miracle Workers’

1 hour ago

Steve Buscemi has been tapped as the co-lead opposite Daniel Radcliffe in TBS’ anthology comedy series Miracle Workers, executive produced by Lorne Michaels. Buscemi replaces Owen Wilson who was originally set to star alongside Radcliffe in the seven-episode straight-to-series comedy, announced at the Turner’s upfront in May. Wilson fell out in late August, and start of production on Miracle Workers was pushed while the network searched for a replacement. Created by Man Se… »

Permalink | Report a problem


‘Bellevue’ Trailer, Premiere Date & Posters: First Look At Wgn America’s Anna Paquin Drama

1 hour ago

Wgn America has set a January 23 premiere date for its recently acquired Bellevue, and today unveiled a new trailer and key art for the crime drama starring Anna Paquin, Shawn Doyle and Allen Leech. The eight-episode, one-hour series features True Blood‘s Paquin as Detective Annie Ryder, Fargo‘s Doyle as Police Chief Peter Welland and Downton Abbey‘s Leech as Eddie Roe, Ryder’s ex. The series is set against the backdrop of a small town with big secrets. Twenty years after… »

Permalink | Report a problem


‘Better Things’ Renewed For Season 3 By FX

1 hour ago

Even better things are on the way. Just weeks after its Season 2 premiere, FX has renewed its hit Peabody-winning comedy series Better Things for a third season for premiere in 2018. Created by and starring Pamela Adlon, who also directed all 10 episodes of the current season season, Better Things centers on Sam Fox (Adlon), a single, working actor with no filter raising her three daughters, Max (Mikey Madison), Frankie (Hannah Alligood) and Duke (Olivia Edward) in Los… »

Permalink | Report a problem


Janice Min Booked For This Week’s ‘Real Time With Bill Maher’ On HBO

1 hour ago

Chances are somewhere near 200% that Harvey Weinstein will fuel much of the conversation on Real Time with Bill Maher this week: former Hollywood Reporter editor Janice Min has been booked as the top of show guest. Min, who moved from THR to parent company Eldridge Industries last February, is a much-bandied name for replacing Graydon Carter as editor-in-chief of Condé Nast’s Vanity Fair. Her booking on the Maher show bumps the previously announced top of show guest… »

Permalink | Report a problem


‘Empire’ Ratings Steady, ‘Riverdale’ Down, NBA Debut On Espn Up From 2016

1 hour ago

A Prince themed birthday party on Empire (1.8/7) and Taraji P Henson's Cookie as the deceased musical genius in his Raspberry Beret phase seems like the most obvious turn on the Fox drama As the L.A. Dodger's failed to make it a clean sweep to the World Series in the Nlcs last night, that homage to the Purple One was part of the Lee Daniels and Danny Strong created show's fourth episode of its fourth season. However, as Empire aimed for a soapy high, Wednesday's also saw… »

Permalink | Report a problem


Megyn Kelly Not So Sure Harvey Weinstein Scandal Will Bring Sea Change

2 hours ago

NBC News host Megyn Kelly’s reaction to those who say the Harvey Weinstein scandal marks the start of a sea change? “Maybe.” In a piece for Time, Kelly, who was among the women who came forward claiming to have been sexual harassed by late Fox News Chief Roger Ailes, said she thought his ouster marked the start of a sea change. And, she thought so again, when Silicon Valley began to disgorge its own stories of harassment against women. “Now that we are in the midst of the… »

Permalink | Report a problem


Samie Kim Falvey Named President Of Imagine Television

2 hours ago

Exclusive: After a short break, Samie Kim Falvey is returning to the executive ranks as President of Imagine Television. Falvey, who will oversee the development and production of new comedy and drama series, succeeds in the role Francie Calfo who was just promoted to Chairman of Imagine Television Group. The addition of a seasoned executive of the caliber of Falvey is part of the plans of Imagine Entertainment chairmen Brian Grazer and Ron Howard to grow the TV operation… »

Permalink | Report a problem


‘Daddy Issues’ Comedy From Erin Foster & Liz Meriwether Set At Fox As Put Pilot

2 hours ago

Fox has given a put pilot commitment to Daddy Issues, a single-camera comedy from actress-writer Erin Foster and New Girl creator Liz Meriwether. Written by Foster, the project from 3 Arts and 20th Century Fox TV revolves around the relationship between a womanizing father and his adult daughters: Andi, who is perpetually single and has become her dad’s wingman, and Jane, the perfect one who is married and takes joy in Andi’s failures. Their lives are turned upside down… »

Permalink | Report a problem


‘Nashville’ Trailer: Juliette On The Verge Of A Breakdown In First Look At Season 6

2 hours ago

The first look at season 6 of the country music drama Nashville has been revealed — and it looks juicy. The new season is set to premiere on Cmt in January 2018. Although this will be Nashville‘s sixth season, it will be its second on Cmt since moving from ABC. Season five ended with some a lot of southern-fried drama: Maddie (Lennon Stella) and Juliette’s (Hayden Panettiere) conflict comes to a head, Gunnar (Sam Palladio) and Scarlett (Clare Bowen) are on the outs, and… »

Permalink | Report a problem


‘Fixer Upper’ Gets November Premiere Date For Fifth & Final Season On Hgtv

2 hours ago

Hgtv has slotted 9 Pm Tuesday, November 21, for the fifth and final season of its hit series Fixer Upper. Stars Joanna and Chip Gaines confirmed last month on their home-design business website Magnolia that the remodeling series, which drew more than 27.5 million viewers during its previous run, would end after the upcoming season. Fixer Upper follows Chip and Joanna as they fix up homes in their hometown of Waco, TX. The 19-episode Season 5 will feature more families… »

Permalink | Report a problem


Steven Baker Upped To Exec Producer At ‘Nightline’

2 hours ago

Steven Baker has been promoted to Nightline Executive Producer, and Eric Johnson and Jenna Millman have joined as Senior Broadcast Producers. From ABC News chief James Goldston’s memo to staff: Team, I'm pleased to announce exciting news about Nightline. Steven Baker has been promoted to Executive Producer while Eric Johnson and Jenna Millman have been appointed Senior Broadcast Producers. Steve has a long and distinguished record on the show. He first joined me at Nightli… »

Permalink | Report a problem


‘France’s Got Talent’ Season Suspended After Judge Accused Of Sexual Harassment

2 hours ago

French television station M6 is suspending La France a un incroyable talent — the country’s version of America’s Got Talent — for the remainder of its season after one of the show’s judges was accused of sexual harassment. The judge, Gilbert Rozon, is also the president of Montreal’s Just For Laughs comedy festival, and announced his resignation from that and other posts yesterday. (Watch a clip of Rozon on the talent show above). In a statement written in French, Rozon… »

Permalink | Report a problem


‘The First’: Oded Fehr & James Ransone Join Beau Willimon’s Hulu Series

2 hours ago

Covert Affairs alum Oded Fehr and James Ransone (Bosch) have joined the cast of The First, Beau Willimon’s straight-to-series drama slated to premiere on Hulu and U.K.'s Channel 4 in 2018. Written by Willimon, The First follows the first human mission to Mars, exploring the challenges of taking the first steps toward interplanetary colonization. The story focuses not only on the astronauts, but also on their families and loved ones, as well as the ground team on Earth… »

Permalink | Report a problem


‘Jean-Claude Van Johnson Trailer: Jean-Claude Van Damme Is Back – Sort Of

3 hours ago

“My name is Jean-Claude Van Damme. I used to be super famous.” But things have changed. So begins the official trailer for Amazon’s upcoming series Jean-Claude Van Johnson. It stars Jean-Claude Van Damme as Jean-Claude Van Damme, a global martial arts and film sensatio — except he’s operating under the simple alias of 'Johnson.” Unhappily retired, he's now whiling away his days in superficial Hollywood… until a chance encounter with a lost love lures him back into the… »

Permalink | Report a problem


Howard Stern Offers Jimmy Kimmel His Dirty Laundry And Thoughts On Harvey Weinstein

4 hours ago

Howard Stern brought Jimmy Kimmel his dirty laundry, after learning David Letterman had given the ABC late-night host a box of his ties when he retired. Stern complained he watched Kimmel “fawning all over Dave” the previous night, as Jimmy Kimmel Live broadcasts from Brooklyn this week, though he himself has been a bigger influence on Kimmel. “So I brought you a gift,” he snarked, dumping a bag of underwear, socks, and T-shirts on his desk. Stern’s radio program has… »

Permalink | Report a problem


‘Marvel’s The Punisher’ Gets November Premiere Date & Trailer On Netflix

4 hours ago

Updated with trailer: Just over two weeks after a New York Comic-Con panel for Marvel's The Punisher was cancelled because of the October 1 mass shooting in Las Vegas, the Netflix series now has a premiere date. The 13-episode first season of the Jon Bernthal-led show will launch on November 17, the streaming service said this morning. Netflix also released the official trailer which you can watch above. When Punisher would actually appear was a closely held secret that… »

Permalink | Report a problem


BroadwayHD Streaming Service Lowers Price Point, Links With Amazon And Ericsson

5 hours ago

BroadwayHD, a streaming service that offers live and live-to-video stage productions from Broadway and beyond, announced today that it’s partnering with two global streaming services, Amazon and Ericsson. The rebranding effort also will drop the cost of subscribing to $8.99 per month from $14.99 ands include closed captioning. BroadwayHD will deliver content to viewers around the globe as part of Ericsson's new 'Content Provider Boost' on Udn, its “unified delivery… »

Permalink | Report a problem


1-20 of 139 items   « Prev | Next »



IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners