Anna Paquin is keeping herself busy, with the True Blood star following up recent well-received runs on WGN America’s Bellevue, Amazon’s Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams and Netflix’s Alias Grace with Pop TV‘s upcoming drama-comedy series Flack. Created by Oliver Lansley (Whites, Alice’s Adventures Underground) and directed by Peter Cattaneo (The Full Monty), the limited series […]
If you’re Elyse Levesque‘s (Orphan Black) Daisy Channing, you really need the people who are coming after you to understand that the title of WGN America‘s newest limited series, Shoot the Messenger, isn’t supposed to be taken literally. Co-created by Jennifer Holness and Sudz Sutherland, the eight-part thriller also stars Alex Kingston (Doctor Who), Lucas Bryant (Haven) […]
Anna Paquin‘s (True Blood, Roots) new crime drama Bellevue has found a home at WGN America, as the network announced that its recently acquired new series will premiere on Tuesday January 23, 2018 at 10:00 pm ET / 9:00 pm CT. The eight-episode, one-hour series stars Paquin as Detective Annie Ryder; Shawn Doyle (House of Cards, Fargo) […]
Coming off of a programming restructuring that resulted in the cancellation of series Underground and Outsiders, WGN America (WGNA) announced that it has acquired the U.S. rights to the Canadian detective-mystery series Bellevue, starring and executive produced by Anna Paquin (True Blood). The eight-episode drama aired earlier this year on Canadian broadcaster CBC this year, and […]
It seems that after two seasons, WGN America has told producers of it’s slave-era drama Underground that they’ll have to find a new home. WGN had previously announced the cancellation of their other drama series, Outsiders with a similar rationale. Regardless of the ratings, the new network owners, Tribune Media, have set out to find […]
As the season's bloodbath of cancellation announcements keep on coming, WGN America's supernatural (with equal parts drama and romance) series Salem will end after it's current season.
According to TVInsider, WGN America, home to shows like Salem and Manhattan, has ordered a pilot based on Jason Aaron and R.M. Guéra‘s Scapled. The 60-issue comic book series centered on Oglala Lakota inhabitants of the fictional Prairie Rose Indian Reservation. Anchored by FBI agent Dashiell Bad Horse, the book took a look at organized crime, […]
We’ve got the trailer for the new WGN America series Manhattan that looks at the lives of the scientists pulled together to build the first atomic bomb. The show stars: John Benjamin Hickey, Rachel Brosnahan and Katja Herbers and premiers this Sunday at 9pm. [youtube]http://youtu.be/7tfFU4OK6Hw[/youtube]