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‘Power Rangers Dino Charge’ Davi Santos Joins Thriller Series ‘Tell Me a Story’

The cast of characters continues to grow on Kevin Williamson‘s (Scream) psychological thriller Tell Me a Story, with Davi Santos (Law & Order: True Crime) joining previously announced cast members Kim Cattrall  (HBO’s  Sex and the City), Billy Magnussen (Game Night, Get Shorty), Paul Wesley (The Vampire Diaries), Danielle Campbell (The Originals), James Wolk (Zoo), Dania Ramirez (Once Upon a Time), and Sam Jaeger (Parenthood) in the CBS All Access series. […]

Tell Me a Story: ‘Parenthood’ Star Sam Jaeger Joins Kevin Williamson’s Twisted Fairy Tale Series

Not sure if  Sam Jaeger‘s run on Parenthood has prepared him with the kind of “parenting skills” he’ll need for Kevin Williamson‘s (Scream) psychological thriller Tell Me a Story. Jaeger joins fellow cast members Kim Cattrall (HBO’s Sex and the City), Billy Magnussen (Game Night, Get Shorty), Paul Wesley (The Vampire Diaries), Danielle Campbell (The Originals), James Wolk (Zoo), and Dania Ramirez (Once Upon a Time) in the CBS All Access series. Directed […]

Zoo’s James Wolk Latest Addition to Kevin Williamson’s ‘Tell Me a Story’ for CBS All Access

Kevin Williamson (Scream) continues expanding the twisted universe of his psychological thriller Tell Me a Story, tapping Zoo‘s James Wolk (Goliath, Billions) to join previously cast Kim Cattrall (HBO’s Sex and the City), Billy Magnussen (Game Night, Get Shorty), Paul Wesley (The Vampire Diaries) and Danielle Campbell (The Originals) in the CBS All Access series. Directed by Liz Friedlander (Conviction), Williamson will executive produce his twisted re-imagining of time-honored childhood […]


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CW Moves ‘The Originals’ Up as ‘Life Sentence’ Gets a Death Sentence

The final season of The Originals is being moved up and given a different time slot. The fifth season premiere of the Vampire Diaries spinoff will take place on Wednesday, April 18th at 9 p.m. ET following the musical episode of Riverdale. It was originally planned to launch two days later, on Friday April 20th. […]

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The CW Releases Their Mid-Season ‘Dare to Defy’ Trailer

The CW has released their new ‘Dare to Defy’ ad for the midseason, and it’s interesting to see who is and who isn’t in it. added to the mix are characters/actors from Black Lightning and Life Sentence along with returning series iZombie, The Originals and The 100. All four series have kicked off since the first […]

Roswell: Vampire Diaries’ Michael Trevino Joins CW Reboot Pilot

In what we’re choosing to refer to as a “Peaches & Herb announcement”, The Vampire Diaries star Michael Trevino is reuniting with director Julie Plec on the CW‘s immigration-theme-with-a-twist sci-fi reboot pilot Roswell. Joining leads Jeanine Mason (Grey’s Anatomy) and The Originals‘ Nathan Parsons, Trevino is set to play Kyle Valenti: popular son of the town sheriff, Kyle questions […]

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The Orignials’ Joseph Morgan Set to Lead Fox’s ‘Gone Baby Gone’ Pilot

Fox’s untitled television series based on the novel / film Gone Baby Gone has found it’s lead. Joseph Morgan from the soon to be concluded CW series The Originals will be taking on the role of private eye Patrick Kenzie that was played by Casey Affleck in the 2007 adaptation lead by his brother Ben […]

The Quad’s Rob Hardy to Direct CW’s Spencer Paysinger Football Pilot

The Quad director/executive producer Rob Hardy is set to direct the CW‘s still-untitled drama pilot inspired by the life of football player Spencer Paysinger. April Blair (Spencer) will write and executive produce the project, which centers on a rising high school football player from South Central L.A. recruited to play for Beverly Hills High. Berlanti Productions will produce […]

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CW Gives Premiere Dates for iZombie, Life Sentence, the Originals and the 100

The CW has announced some changes to their upcoming schedule including the moving on one series and the premiere dates for four more. Dynasty, the under-performing reboot series that got a full season order, will be moving to 8 PM Fridays starting March 9th. This slot opens up when the 13-episode season of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend […]

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The Originals Season 5: Jaime Murray Joins the Cast For the Finale Season

Jaime Murray has done a lot of genre television, most recently appearing on Once Upon A Time. But she’s also had major roles on Defiance, Warehouse 13, Ringer, Hustle, Spartacus: Gods of the Arena, and Valentine. But the role I always think about her for was arsonist Lila Tournay on Dexter. We appeared in the […]

CW Considering A Spinoff Of The Originals Focused On Hope

With the Vampire Diaries already gone and The Originals ending next season, fans of the universe can cling to hope coming out of the Television Critics Association Summer press tour as the CW president Mark Pedowitz mentioned that they are in early talks with creator Julie Plec about a potential spinoff series. The new series […]

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Summer Fontana Might Be Playing Young Jean Grey In X-Men: Dark Phoenix

X-Men: Dark Phoenix is currently filming in Canada, and the production has reportedly added a new cast member: 8-year-old The Originals actress Summer Fontana. Fontana has appeared on the IMDb page for X-Men: Dark Phoenix, listed as playing a young Jean Grey in the film, as noted by ScreenRant. Fontana’s own imdb page lists the role, […]

CW’s ‘The Originals’ To End After Five Seasons

Exactly one year after she announced the date of The Vampire Diaries‘ series finale, creator/showrunner Julie Plec took to social media to announce that The Originals‘ upcoming fifth season will be the show’s last. A fifth season will give the show’s creativors an opportunity to wrap-up the series on their own terms and (hopefully) in […]



Daredevil’s Vincent D’Onofrio Chats With Orange Is The New Black’s Uzo Aduba

Netflix is continuing their peer-to-peer interview series called the Originals. The initial episode featured Charlie Cox of Daredevil talking to Kevin Spacey from House of Cards. Well, in the second episode, we get another Daredevil cast member in Vincent D’Onofrio talking with Uzo Aduba from Orange Is The New Black. The two actors discuss how […]

Farscape’s Claudia Black Joins The Originals

Actress Claudia Black who made her name on the cult classic sci-fi series Farscape has landed a recurring role on the CW series The Originals. Black will play Dahlia, a mysterious and dangerous witch who is the maternal aunt of the Mikaelson siblings. Dahlia helped her younger sister Esther with a fertility spell and took Freya, […]

CBS Testing Vampire Diaries Star As Potential Supergirl

CBS may be getting close to casting their Supergirl for the Greg Berlanti / Ali Adler produced hour drama that the network gave a series commitment to a few months back. According to The Wrap, one of the actresses being tested for the part is Claire Holt (Vampire Diaries, The Originals). Besides playing Rebekah on […]