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“The Wheel of Time” Cast Sends Greetings from Prague, Images from Table Reads [PREVIEW]

Fans of late author Robert Jordan‘s “Wheel of Time” series of novels have enjoyed the rollout of names set to star in Amazon Prime‘s fantasy series adaptation, beginning with Rosamund Pike‘s (Gone Girl, upcoming The Banker’s Wife) Moiraine. Joining the actress are Madeleine Madden, Marcus Rutherford, Barney Harris, Zoë Robins, Josha Stradowski, Daniel Henney, Michael […]


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“Ripley”: Showtime, Steven Zaillian Series Casts Johnny Flynn as Dickie Greenleaf

Riding high off the series’ award-winning success, Fleabag co-star Andrew Scott is venturing into the world of Patricia Highsmith’s bestselling Tom Ripley novels for Showtime‘s drama series adaptation Ripley. The eight-episode order stems from Oscar and Golden Globe winner and Emmy nominee Steven Zaillian (Schindler’s List, The Night Of), who is set to write and […]

Alex Cross: Amazon, James Patterson Developing Novels for Series

As “The Great Streaming Wars of 2020” rage on, Amazon is hoping James Patterson’s Alex Cross has the answers – with Variety reporting exclusively that the streamer is developing a television series based on the popular literary Washington D.C. detective, FBI agent, and psychologist. Beginning with 1993’s Along Came a Spider, Patterson’s Cross series has extended […]


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“DMZ”: Rosario Dawson Set for Lead Role in Ava DuVernay, HBO Max Series

Ava DuVernay is having a pretty good run of things creatively heading into the early days of 2020, coming off of her critically-acclaimed and award-winning Netflix limited series When They See Us and heading towards a turn behind the camera that puts her at the helm of a film adaptation of Jack Kirby’s New Gods. […]


“The Witcher” Episode 8 Review: “Much More” is a Promise, But Does The Show Keep it?

“The Witcher” Breaks Netflix Viewing Records – But Was Sorcery At Play?

So, it’s no secret that Netflix‘s The Witcher has become a massive success, with loads of people watching it and the streaming service having already smashed the “order season 2” button. Just how much of a succcess has the series been? Netflix reports that over the past four weeks, the show has conjured up viewership […]

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“Monty Python” Legend Terry Jones Passes Away, Age 77

One of Britain’s most treasured comedic talents Terry Jones passed away at the age of 77 on Wednesday. With a career spanning six decades, the actor, director, and writer is best known for his time as a member of the popular and influential comedy troupe Monty Python. During Monty Python’s Flying Circus’ run on the […]



Countdown to “Star Trek: Picard”: Reconsidering “Unimatrix Zero”

Countdown to “Star Trek: Picard”: Reconsidering “Unimatrix Zero” [OPINION]

We’ve made it to the final “episode“of our “Countdown to Star Trek: Picard“: our recommending viewing before the premiere of the CBS All Access series on January 23rd. Since Star Trek: The Next Generation, the Borg became less ominous and more vulnerable by the time of Voyager. Most of the stories provided more depth into […]


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“The Walking Dead” Cast Offers “World Beyond” Folks On-Set Survival Tips [VIDEO]

While the cast and crew of AMC‘s The Walking Dead enjoy the reaction to the tenth season, life in the franchise’s universe has become a lot like the NFL: neither have off-seasons anymore. With a strong ensemble cast (and a “Big Bad” fronted by Samantha Morton in an award-earning turn) and richly-layered writing, showrunner/executive producer […]




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“Locke & Key”: The Key That Brings Your Thoughts to Life [TEASER]

Netflix‘s upcoming adaptation of Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez‘s comic book Locke & Key has had a bit of an adventure of its own over the past year or so. Originally Hulu-bound, the ten-episode, supernatural-fantasy drama from Hill, co-showrunner/EP Carlton Cuse, and IDW Entertainment went through some major behind-the-scenes creative changes as it switched streamers. Now with only […]