Epix Elects to Cancel the Nick Nolte series Graves

Nick Nolte’s term as former United States President Richard Graves has come to an end. Epix has announced that it has canceled their series Graves after two season, according to Variety. The series debuted in October of 2016 with the second season just wrapping up on December 10th of this year. The basis for the […]

MGM Developing Hunter S. Thompson Series With ‘Get Shorty’ Holmes

So it would seem that when the going gets weird, the weird also turn MGM Television. The studio is moving ahead with development of a series based on the life of famed “Gonzo journalist” Dr. Hunter S. Thompson. Written by Bob Nelson (Nebraska), the project is part of an overall deal MGM Television has with […]

Chris O’Dowd And Ray Romano To Lead Get Shorty Series

Epix is putting together a new 10-episode adaptation of Elmore Leonard’s novel Get Shorty. Most people know the property from the 1995 film with John Travolta, Gene Hackman, Rene Russo and Danny DeVito. The new take changes a couple of name. Chilli Palmer (Travolta) is now Miles Daly and will be played by Chris O’Dowd. […]

Epix To Offer Offline Mode For Mobile Devices

Would the availability of an offline mode get you to switch streaming service or resume a cable subscription? That’s what Epix is betting on, according to Variety. Expected to launch later this month, the new feature will allow subscribers to watch movies on mobile devices when not connected to the Internet via an app on […]

Streaming: Hulu Ad-Free Service Announced; Support Ended for Older Rokus

When we reported on cable outlet Epix‘s new alliance with streaming service Hulu, I mentioned the service was getting closer to the diversity and quality Netflix was known for in years past. Well, once you try to excuse the presence of commercial interruptions during forty-year-old episodes of The Brady Bunch. But the service has just […]

Epix Signs With Hulu, Leaves Netflix

As streaming rights become a more central part of the film business, alliances with Netflix, the company that made streaming a workable system, continue to breakdown as the company moves toward more original content. One example: according to The Hollywood Reporter, premium cable outlet Epix will not renew its contract with Netflix. Instead, they have […]