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All In Will Be on PPV, with a “Zero Hour” on WGN America

Cody and the Young Bucks made a huge announcement about the upcoming All In wrestling super-mega-crossover event happening on September 1st. For fans who weren’t able to get tickets to the sold-out show, All In will be broadcast on PPV and streamed on Fite TV and Ring of Honor’s Honor Club service, a press release […]

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Shoot The Messenger: Orphan Black’s Elyse Levesque Leads WGN 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) […]

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‘Bellevue’: WGN America To Air Detective Series Starring Anna Paquin (TRAILER)

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 […]

WGN Cancels Their Most Watched Scripted Original Series

In a surprise move, WGN has announced it’s cancelling it’s highest rated scripted original series, Outsiders. The story of a family of outsiders living off the grid in the hills of Appalachia will air its second season finale (now series finale) on April 25 at 10 p.m. Why would the next work ax it’s highest rated show? Tribune Media […]

Twilight’s Alex Meraz Joins Scalped Cast As Lead Dashiell Bad Horse

The machine behind WGN’s adaptation of Jason Aaron and R.M. Guéra’s comic book Scalped is kicking into high gear. We learned last weekend that Belgian directors Bilall Fallah and Adil El Arbi will direct the pilot episode, and now the production has its lead. Alex Meraz, best known for his role in the Twilight movie series, has been cast as […]

Bilall Fallah and Adil El Arbi Will Direct WGN’s Scalped Pilot

Belgian directors Bilall Fallah and Adil El Arbi have been hired to direct the pilot for WGN’s adaptation of Scalped, the comic book by Jason Aaron and R.M. Guéra. The show, described as “a modern-day crime story set in the world of a Native American reservation, Scalped explores power, loyalty and spirituality in a community led by […]

WGN’s Underground Teaser Promises An Escape

WGN released a teaser for its upcoming drama series, Underground: [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BPsEaX_OQUA[/youtube] The program tells the tale of a group of slaves plotting their escape and journeying across 600 miles to freedom. The series stars Aldis Hodge, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Christopher Meloni, Alano Miller, Jessic De Gouw and Amirah Vann. It debuts on WGN in the new […]