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‘Perry Mason’: Orphan Black Star Tatiana Maslany Joins HBO Limited Series

Orphan Black star Tatiana Maslany has been tapped for a lead role in HBO‘s Perry Mason limited series, written and executive produced by showrunners Rolin Jones and Ron Fitzgerald. With television director, writer, and producer Tim Van Patten (Boardwalk Empire, The Sopranos, Game of Thrones) set to direct and executive produce, the upcoming project stars Matthew Rhys (The Americans) in the title role. […]

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‘Castle Rock’ Season 2 Recast: Paul Sparks as “Ace” Merrill; Garrett Hedlund Out

The masterminds behind Hulu‘s critically-acclaimed Stephen King universe series Castle Rock are engaging in a bit of recasting, with Paul Sparks (Boardwalk Empire, House of Cards) now set to play John “Ace” Merrill, the infamous town’s legendary bully. Sparks joins Lizzy Caplan (Masters of Sex), Tim Robbins (Here and Now) and Elsie Fisher (Eighth Grade) as leads in the horror anthology’s […]

‘Perry Mason’ HBO Greenlights Limited Series; Tim Van Patten to Direct, EP

It’s been awhile since anyone’s seen the famed criminal defense attorney back in the courtroom and back on the case, but that’s about to come to an end with television director, writer, and producer Tim Van Patten (Boardwalk Empire, The Sopranos, Game of Thrones) set to direct and executive produce HBO‘s Perry Mason. Written and […]

FX Adapting James Clavell’s Feudal Japan Novel ‘Shogun’ as 10-Episode Limited Series

After nearly four decades since NBC’s award-winning miniseries event helped firmly cement the “event series” in the television landscape, FX is ordering a 10-episode limited series adaptation of James Clavell‘s best-selling novel Shogun. Announced by FX Networks and FX Productions CEO John Landgraf during today’s Televison Critics Association’s (TCA) summer press event, the project is set to […]

BBC One/Netflix Thriller ‘Giri/Haji’ Casts Boardwalk Empire’s Kelly Macdonald

The customs and cultures of crime are set to collide on the streets of London, with Boardwalk Empire‘s Kelly Macdonald (Trainspotting) set to take on the criminal underworld as a lead in BBC One/Netflix’s upcoming thriller Giri/Haji. Hailing from writer Joe Barton (Humans) and Jane Featherstone’s Sister Pictures and originally announced in May 2017, the eight-part series […]

Hong Chau, Shea Whigham, Jeremy Allen White, Sydney Tamiia Poitier: Homecoming Cast

Amazon’s Homecoming: Hong Chau, Shea Whigham, Jeremy Allen White and Sydney Tamiia Poitier Cast

Hong Chau (Downsizing), Shea Whigham (Boardwalk Empire), Jeremy Allen White (Shameless), and Sydney Tamiia Poitier (Chicago PD) are set to join Julia Roberts, Stephan James, and Bobby Cannavale in Amazon‘s half-hour drama Homecoming from Universal Cable Productions, Mr. Robot creator Sam Esmail, and Anonymous Content. Based on Gimlet Media’s breakout fictional podcast from Eli Horowitz and Micah […]

Mr. Mercedes Season 2 Adds Boardwalk’s Huston, Sicario’s Hernandez

With production on the second season of AT&T Audience Network’s breakout series Mr. Mercedes set to begin next month, Boardwalk Empire alum Jack Huston and Maximiliano Hernandez (Sicario) are joining Stephen King‘s game of “cat and mouse” between Brendan Gleeson‘s Detective Bill Hodges and Harry Treadaway‘s Brady Hartsfield. David E. Kelley (Big Little Lies) and Dennis Lehane […]

Homecoming: Bobby Cannavale Joins Amazon Podcast Adaptation

Boardwalk Empire‘s Bobby Cannavale will be making the leap to Amazon, tapped to star opposite series leads Julia Roberts and Stephan James in the half-hour drama Homecoming from Universal Cable Productions, Mr. Robot creator Sam Esmail, and Anonymous Content. Based on Gimlet Media’s breakout fictional podcast from Eli Horowitz and Micah Bloomberg, the series has […]

Another Boardwalk Empire Star Joins The Superhero World

A lot of casting directors must love Boardwalk Empire. Seems like we’re getting a lot of casting news based on actors from that show including Michael Shannon playing General Zod, Charlie Cox playing Daredevil and the rumor of Jack Huston playing Doctor Strange, but he’s a little busy now. We have news that Shea Whigham […]

Doctor Strange Casting Rumor

I’ve hesitated to post this one, but it doesn’t seem to be going away. This is Infamous is saying that Marvel has found their man to be the Sorcerer Supreme. The reason I hesitate is that so far Marvel has found their man in Johnny Depp, Jon Hamm, Benedict Cumberbatch and Joaquin Phoenix… so I’m […]

Boardwalk Empire Gets A Trailer For Season 5

Boardwalk Empire is coming up for its fifth and final season and HBO has now released a trailer. In the trailer Nucky Thompson (Steve Buscemi) promises to see his enemies put into their graves, the tagline is No One Goes Quietly and we get a hauntingly appropriate song Tranquilize by the band The Killers. [youtube]http://youtu.be/gDRcAWjyUYM[/youtube]