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“The Rookie” SHOCKS With Season 2 Guest Star Announcement

ABC‘s The Rookie used the last twenty-four hours to put their fans through an emotional rollercoaster. At about 3 p.m. EDT Sunday afternoon, the show’s official Twitter account posted a countdown clock promising a “big announcement” on Monday afternoon. The countdown – which featured Nathan Fillion‘s floating head – told fans to expect big news at […]

‘Pandora’: CW Casts Traffik’s Priscilla Quintana, 7 More for Summer Sci-Fi Series

The CW has found their lead and cast for upcoming summer sci-fi/action series Pandora, stemming from Mark A. Altman and Steve Kriozere (Castle), Vital Signs Entertainment, and Starlings Television. With production currently underway in Bulgaria, Priscilla Quintana (Traffik) is set to lead the series and will be joined by Oliver Dench (Ride), Raechelle Bano (Home […]

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‘The Rookie’ Season 1, Episode 18: All (Not) Quiet On The “Homefront” [SPOILER REVIEW]

Two weeks after ABC‘s The Rookie suffered a heartbreaking loss in “Greenlight,” the show is right back in its sweet spot. After letting some plot points hang fas the show recovered, this week’s “Homefront” picked up right where things left off. Once again, the show is heartwarming, challenging, funny, and engaging. However, unlike previous episodes, not everyone […]

The Punisher Season 2: Frank’s The One Who Does The Killing (OFFICIAL TRAILER)

To the righteous sound of Alice in Chains’ Layne Staley‘s voice raging through “Would?,” Netflix unleashed the second season trailer for Marvel’s The Punisher. Though it may be a new season for Frank Castle (Jon Bernthal), that doesn’t mean old ghosts won’t be back to “haunt” Frank in some very deadly ways. Isn’t that right, Billy […]

‘Take Two’ Gets Premiere Date, Sends Quantico to Fridays

How do you follow up a successful run on Castle? If you’re executive producers Terri Edda Miller and Andrew W. Marlowe, you flip the script and come up with Take Two. The new series has been in the works for two years before ABC gave it a straight-to-series order in November 2017. Now the 13-episode […]

Nathan Fillion’s ‘The Rookie’ Gets Its Series Start at ABC

Castle fans barely had time to mourn the loss of star Nathan Fillion‘s presence from their ABC screens (there was Modern Family, but that wasn’t the same…) before today’s news that the network has given a formal series order to Castle executive producer/co-showrunner Alexi Hawley‘s light crime drama series The Rookie. Written by Hawley and directed […]

The Rookie: Ray Donovan’s Alyssa Diaz Joins ABC Drama Series

The precinct at ABC‘s The Rookie continues to get crowded, with word that Ray Donovan‘s Alyssa Diaz has been charged as a series regular in the light crime drama series. Written by former Castle executive producer/co-showrunner Alexi Hawley and executive produced by series star Nathan Fillion (Castle), the Mark Gordon/Entertainment One and ABC Studios production also […]

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Nathan Fillion’s New Series, The Rookie, Adds Afton Williamson

The new Nathan Fillion-led series The Rookie has added Afton Williamson (The Night Of, Banshee) as a series regular. The straight-to-series crime dramedy features Fillion as a 40-year-old rookie cop with Williamson playing Talia Bishop, his newly promoted training officer. Reports say that the series is still looking for to fill the role of Lucy […]


Stana Katic Opens Up About Her Untimely Exit From Castle

The ABC series Castle was well loved by fans and pushed Stana Katic into stardom along with her co-star Nathan Fillion. For eight years their partnership/relationship was a hit for the network, which made how the series ended so odd. They basically fired her from the show and then later decided to cancel the series […]

Seamus Dever at "The World's End" Los Angeles Premiere, Cinerama Dome, Hollywood, CA 08-21-13

Castle’s Seamus Dever Signs on with The Titans

Seamus Dever, who played Detective Kevin Ryan for eight seasons of Castle, has signed on to the new Titans series being developed for a DC branded streaming service. Dever’s role will be recurring, but no other details have been released. The series is from executive producers Akiva Goldsman, Geoff Johns, Greg Berlanti and Sarah Schechter. […]

Absentia: Amazon Sets U.S. Premiere Date for Stana Katic Crime Thriller

Castle‘s Stana Katic is making her return to state-side television this February with Amazon‘s new crime thriller drama Absentia. Produced by Sony Pictures Television Network’s AXN, all ten episodes of the series will be available to stream on February 2. Absentia originally premiered at the Monte Carlo Television Festival during the summer of 2017; and was broadcast […]


Castle Creators To Launch ‘Take Two’, A New Crime Procedural For ABC

Terri Edda Miller and Andrew W. Marlow, co-creators of the Nathan Fillion-led and now-ended Castle series on ABC, have just landed themselves a straight-to-series order from ABC. This is series order is for a new procedural called Take Two. This is information is coming to us from Variety. This series will star Rachel Bilson and Eddie Cibrian, the former of which is cop-series star named Ella who […]

Castle’s Stana Katic Returns In Amazon Thriller Drama Series Absentia

Amazon is about to be the new home for Castle star Stana Katic‘s return to television, acquiring the rights to Sony Pictures Television Network’s crime thriller drama Absentia. Set to premiere on the streaming service in 2018, the 10-episode series premiered at the Monte Carlo Television Festival in June and was broadcast on Sony’s AXN channels during […]

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ABC Orders New Nathan Fillion Project Straight To Series

Nathan Fillion has had good luck with ABC. He was on the soap opera One Life To Live, spent 4 seasons with Two Guys, A Girl And A Pizza Place with Ryan Reynolds and hung out with Desperate Housewives for half a season, and then eight seasons as writer turned detective on Castle. So, it’s […]

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Moves To 10PM Next Fall; Conviction To Air 10PM Mondays

As ABC reconfigures its primetime scheduled in the wake of a number of cancellations last week, the network announced its fall schedule at its upfront presentation today. Of interest around these parts, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is moving to the 10pm slot to cover some of the open drama ground with sitcoms Fresh Off the Boat […]

Nathan Fillion Responds To The End Of Castle

Nathan Fillion took to twitter to respond to the news that ABC had cancelled the long-running series Castle. As the series was wrapping up their eighth season, Fillion signed on to reprise the role of writer Richard Castle for one more, but his co-star Stana Katic was not invited back. There was mix reaction to […]

ABC Cancels Castle

We’re just getting word tonight that ABC has cancelled Castle. The series, which stars Nathan Fillion and Stana Katic, is about to conclude their eight season and had already been the subject of controversy. About a month back producers signed new contracts with Fillion, Seamus Dever and Jon Huertas for a ninth season but did not invite […]

Stana Katic To Return For Season 8 Of Castle

With the eighth season of Castle getting the green light from ABC, the series was already set to go through changes as a new showrunner was needed. But both stars Nathan Fillion and Stana Katic needed new contracts as well. Fillion signed his before the shows return was announce, but Katic had not. Now Deadline […]

Now This Would Be An Interesting Crossover

Clark Gregg, fan favorite Agent Phil Coulson on Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. posted this image on his Facebook page. Here he is hugging / attacking / putting a sleeper hold on his Much Ado co-star Nathan Fillion from Castle. Now its not the photos, but rather the caption that is really interesting. Now it’s obviously […]

ABC’s Forever – Or How To Frankenstein Together A Television Show

Never judge a series by its pilot. That’s a pretty good rule of thumb as most series tend to get better once the pressure of the pilot is past. Writer’s become more free to stretch things out instead of just making one “wow them” episode. So I’m holding judgment on the new series until a […]