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‘Mrs. America’: Elizabeth Banks Joins Cate Blanchett in FX Limited Series

Adding to its already impressive cast, Elizabeth Banks (Pitch Perfect franchise, upcoming Charlie’s Angels reboot) is set to join Cate Blanchett in FX‘s Mrs. America, from Emmy-winning writer Davhi Waller, Oscar-nominated producer Stacey Sher and FX Productions. Banks’ Ruckelshaus is a pro-choice, socially progressive Republican appointed by President Gerald Ford to advance women’s rights – and […]






‘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. […]


‘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 […]




CBS Sets Spring 2019 Premiere Dates for The Code, The Red Line, Ransom Season 3

CBS is ready to roll out a new drama series (The Code), a new event series (The Red Line), and a returning series for its third season (Ransom), with “The Eye Network” unveiling the Spring 2019 premiere dates and times for all three projects–which you can find out more about below: Written by Limitless creator […]

HBO’s ‘Perry Mason’ Limited Series Casts Matthew Rhys in Lead

Robert Downey Jr. and Susan Downey are prepping a limited series for HBO under their Team Downey Banner about legendary TV character sleuth/criminal defense lawyer, Perry Mason. It was just announced that Emmy winning The Americans actor Matthew Rhys will play the lead. According to Variety, this version of Perry Mason is at a time in his life when he is “living […]

I Am The Night: TNT Releases New Trailer for Patty Jenkins, Chris Pine Mystery Limited Series

TNT is giving us a new look at director Patty Jenkins and actor Chris Pine‘s “side project” I Am The Night (originally One Day She’ll Darken): a mystery-thriller limited series from executive producer/director Jenkins, and starring executive producer Pine. Inspired by a true story and focusing on Fauna Hodel’s (India Eisley) search for her real parents, the limited series blends the mystery surrounding […]

TNT Orders ‘The Alienist’ Follow-Up Limited Series ‘The Angel of Darkness’

TNT is getting back into the Caleb Carr business, following up their successful limited series adaptation of The Alienist with a limited series order for Carr’s follow-up novel in the Dr. Laszlo Kreizler series, The Angel of Darkness. Reuniting Alienist cast mates Daniel Bruhl, Luke Evans and Dakota Fanning, the project will mine more source material […]

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 […]