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ABC Passes on ‘New York Undercover;’ Dick Wolf, Universal TV Shopping Pilot Elsewhere

ABC has passed on drama pilot New York Undercover, a contemporary sequel-spinoff from original show creator Dick Wolf, Ben Watkins (Hand of God), and director Anthony Hemingway (Underground, American Crime Story). Wolf and Universal TV are expected to shop the project to other networks/streaming services. Written by Watkins based on a story co-created with Wolf, New York Undercover picks up 20 […]

‘New York Undercover’: ABC Adds MC Lyte, Otmara Marrero, 3 More to Sequel Series Pilot

ABC‘s New York Undercover has tapped MC Lyte (Power), Otmara Marrero (StartUp), Toby Sandeman (She’s Gotta Have It), Anna Enger (Chicago Med), and Octavio Pizano (If Loving You Is Wrong) as series regulars on the contemporary sequel series. Original show creator Dick Wolf, Ben Watkins (Hand of God), and director Anthony Hemingway (Underground, American Crime Story) are spearheading the […]

‘New York Undercover’: Malik Yoba Returning as Det. J.C. Williams in ABC Pilot

When fans of FOX’s popular mid-’90s police drama New York Undercover were hit with the news that ABC had given a formal pilot order for a contemporary reboot/restart/reimagining/re??? in late January 2019, questions arose about whether the series would be a fresh start or exist within the original show’s “universe.” Some of those questions were […]

The Purge TV Show Will Explore the Concept Deeper Than the Film Series

The Purge fans flocked to room 6bcf this evening to commence learning a bit about the upcoming USA Network TV series. Hot on the heels of the latest film The First Purge, the show continues to take a look at what happens when all law is suspended for one night only once a year. Lex Scott […]

The Purge: Our First Look at USA Network’s 10-Episode Event Series

September seems as good a month as any for a Purge, right? USA Network hopes so, with their 10-episode event series The Purge set to premiere Tuesday, September 4th at 10 p.m. ET/9 p.m. CT (with a simulcast on Syfy). Directed by Unsolved‘s Anthony Hemingway with Thomas Kelly (Blue Bloods) serving as showrunner, the story is set […]

The Purge: William Baldwin Enlists in USA Network/Syfy Series

Backdraft‘s William Baldwin is taking a stab at USA Network and Syfy‘s upcoming series The Purge, set for a series regular role as an investment firm head with a dark secret and darker motivations. Spearheaded by franchise creator James DeMonaco, Blumhouse Television and Universal Cable Productions, The Purge will feature the annual 12 hours of legalized lawlessness but […]

Murder: Luna Lauren Velez and Pallavi Sharda Join CBS Mock Doc Series

CBS understands that Detectives Mason Garrity (Michael Chiklis) and Ayana Lake (Teyonah Parris) aren’t going to be able to solve this Murder on their own, signing up Luna Lauren Velez (Dexter) and Pulse‘s Pallavi Sharda as series regulars in the pilot for the upcoming crime mockumentary series. Written by Lethal Weapon‘s Amanda Green and and directed by Anthony Hemingway, the […]

USA to Debut Tupac/Biggie Series ‘Unsolved’ at Sundance Film Festival

USA Network is treating attendees at next month’s Sundance Film Festival to a special preview of their new true-crime anthology series Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and the Notorious B.I.G. Though not set to premiere until February 27, 2018, Deadline: Hollywood is reporting exclusively that the network will present clips and a panel during the Park City, […]

Heist 88: American Crime’s Courtney B. Vance To Lead FX Crime Drama

Most people remember the 1980s as the decade of parachute pants, thin leather ties, and Martha Quinn — but did you know that the “Me Decade” was also home to one of the most sophisticated bank robbery attempts in modern history? FX is set to develop the bank heist drama Heist 88, from executive producers Courtney B. […]

Win! A Bundle Of DVDs With Red Tails

As Red Tails, George Lucas‘ long awaited saga of the Tuskegee airmen, is getting ready to hit UK cinema screens, the film’s distributors at Momentum have give me a DVD package as a competition prize. The winner will receive copies of The Mechanic, Brooklyn’s Finest and Law Abiding Citizen. In order to enter, use our […]

WATCH: Almost Seven Minutes Of Lucasfilm’s Red Tails

Mentioned only a little while ago in the Star Wars story, Red Tails is the next picture from Lucasfilm. It tells a story of the Tuskegee Airmen, an all-African American group of World War II fighter pilots. Lucasfilm have form with dogfights. This seemed like a solid project for them. Better still, it has been […]

Red Tails Gets A Trailer – From George Lucas And Director Anthony Hemingway

Everybody is calling it George Lucas’ Red Tails except, I’d suppose, Anthony Hemingway and his Mum. Hemingway is the actual, credited, responsible director for this tale of World War fighter pilots. Lucas produced it. This film was previously infamous for using digital SLR cameras to shoot the in-cockpit footage, but that’s not such a novelty […]