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HBO Planning A Remake Of “Borgen”

Four major Scandinavian TV series have made big critical and commercial impacts overseas - "The Killing," "The Bridge," "Wallander" and "Borgen". The first three have since seen remakes of generally lesser quality by AMC, FX and The BBC...

TV News: Cards, HBO, Fortitude, Salem

House of CardsWe're only about three weeks away from the release of the entire 13-episode second season of Netflix's "House of Cards" on the streaming service on February 14th. Today, new stills from the series have gone online...

TV News: Stardom, Transporter, Secrets, Power

20 Feet from StardomMick Jagger is reportedly looking at turning Oscar-nominated documentary "20 Feet From Stardom" into both a one-hour scripted TV series and a Broadway musical.The doco follows the stories of several important backup singers and featured interviews...

TV News: 24, HBO, Cosby, Strain, Babylon

24: Live Another DayJack Bauer is bleeding and Chloe O'Brian has gone all Lisbeth Salander in the first set photos from filming on the event series "24: Live Another Day" in London on Wednesday. Both characters were filmed...

NBC Cans “Murder She Wrote” Reboot

NBC has decided not to proceed at present with its Octavia Spencer-led proposed re-imagining of the TV series classic "Murder, She Wrote".The project received a put pilot commitment in October and drew a lot of attention, mostly bad, for...

No Crossovers Planned For “Constantine”

While the movies are being flooded by Marvel product, TV is about to get a whole bunch of DC properties hitting the airwaves.The CW will have the already airing "Arrow" and its spin-off "The Flash," Fox has the Batman-prequel...

TV News: Thrones, Sherlock, Vicious

Game of ThronesFollowing on from last week's trailer, HBO have unveiled a new featurette talking about the scale of the new series. Production designer Deborah Riley explains the sheer scale of the series which is filmed in four...

Amazon Picking Up A “Barbarella” TV Series

The new TV series adaptation of Jean-Claude Forest's cult French comic "Barbarella" has been set up at Amazon Studios.Bond series scribes Neal Purvis and Robert Wade are penning the pilot script, and a search is underway for a show...

Adams, Isaacs Join “Rosemary’s Baby” Mini

Patrick J. Adams ("Suits") and Jason Isaacs ("Harry Potter") are joining Zoe Saldana in NBC's four-hour mini-series adaptation of Ira Levin's 1967 novel "Rosemary's Baby".Saldana plays a woman who moves into a Paris apartment with her husband (Adams). ...

NBC Announces Remakes, Crossovers, Musical

It was NBC's turn at the Television Critics Association over the weekend where a number of announcements were made. Amongst them:Peter PanFollowing on from the massive success of "The Sound of Music Live!," NBC has confirmed plans for...

Lady Sif Visits “SHIELD,” Logue Is Bullock?

Two major bits of casting news related to TV series based on comic properties.First up, Jaimie Alexander will reprise her "Thor" role as Asgardian warrior Lady Sif in the currently filming fifteenth episode of "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.".She marks...

Supernatural Could Go Beyond Season 10

Currently halfway through its ninth season, The CW's "Supernatural" continues going strong and has found itself on a more sure footing both last season and this year.Ratings have also been consistently higher this year than the past three years...

TV News: Carter, FXX, Killer, Walking

Agent Carter"Reaper" creators Tara Butters and Michele Fazekas are reportedly serving as show runners and executive producers on Marvel's "Agent Carter" TV series for ABC."Captain America: The First Avenger" scribes Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely have penned the pilot...

ABC Announces A “Toy Story” Xmas Special

ABC has announced "Toy Story That Time Forgot," a new Christmas-themed Toy Story TV special with most of the original voice cast expected to return. Here's the official synopsis:"During a post-Christmas play date, the 'Toy Story' gang...

Penny Dreadful Trailer, Premiere Date

Showtime has announced a May 11th premiere date for its Victorian London-set psychosexual horror series "Penny Dreadful". Josh Hartnett, Eva Green, Timothy Dalton, Reeve Carney, Harry Treadaway, Rory Kinner and Billie Piper star in the series which weaves...

Showtime Boss On More “Dexter,” “Homeland”

Showtime Entertainment President David Nevins appeared at the TCA Press Tour presentation for the network today where he touched upon the topic of their two biggest drama series of recent times - the recently wrapped "Dexter" and the still...

A&E Plans “Highway to Heaven” Reboot

A&E is developing a contemporary remake of the acclaimed 1980s Michael Landon drama "Highway to Heaven".The original series ran for five seasons and centered on an angel sent down to Earth on probation where he's given assignments by God...

American Horror Story Season 4 Hints

Ryan Murphy, the creator and executive producer of "American Horror Story," says that the last couple of episodes of this current third season 'Coven' will drop hints regarding next year's storyline.Murphy confirms he's already plotting and planning the next...

TV News: Strain, Dome, Mars, Maher, Dominion

The StrainSeveral new photos are out from "The Strain," the upcoming FX series based on the novels by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan.The high concept thriller series is currently aiming for a five to six season run to...

CW Kills Wonder Woman Series “Amazon”

The CW has scrapped plans to develop its long-gestating Wonder Woman prequel series "Amazon".Announced late 2012 and undergoing at least one major overhaul, the network was hoping to take the project to pilot for a potential off-cycle pickup. ...

1960s “Batman” Finally Comes To Disc

It has been one of the most famous holdouts from ever having a home video release due to thorny legal issues.Now, finally, all 120 episodes of the 1960's "Batman" TV series are getting a complete series box set due...

The CW To Screen “Labyrinth” Mini-Series

The CW has acquired the four-hour period mini-series based on Kate Mosse's novel "Labyrinth," though no premiere date has yet been announced.Jessica Brown Findlay ("Downton Abbey"), Sebastian Stan ("Captain America: The First Avenger"), Tom Felton ("Harry Potter") and veteran...

Donal Logue Is NOT In “Gotham”?

"Terriers" and "Sons of Anarchy" actor Donal Logue became the very brief subject of an online casting rumor yesterday.Latino Review reported that Logue has been offered the lead role of Jim Gordon in Fox's upcoming Batman prequel TV series...

Archer Ratings, Creator Talks Change

The fifth season of FX's "Archer" premiered last night to not only a reboot of its central premise, but its best premiere ratings so far.The first episode scored its best result for a season opener with 1.65 million viewers,...

TV News: Justified, Taxi-22, Marco

JustifiedFX CEO John Landgraf has confirmed the drama series will close out next season. He says: "It was really Graham and Tim Olyphant's decision. We talked about it a year ago and they felt that...

Hawkes, Cera, Galifianakis Join FX Comedies

Michael Cera and John Hawkes have joined the cast of Charlie Kaufman's half-hour comedy pilot "How and Why" for FX.Hawkes plays Goodman Hesselman, host of the "How and Why" show at the center of the comedy. After losing...

Bones To End, “Following” Cuts Violence

Fox entertainment chief Kevin Reilly says that the network is currently negotiating a tenth season of its procedural drama series "Bones".Reilly revealed the news on Monday during the Television Critics Association winter press tour. He also said it...

TV News: Penny, HBO, Lilyhammer

Penny DreadfulShowtime has posted both a new photo and a new teaser trailer for their upcoming Victorian London-era horror series "Penny Dreadful" which airs this spring. The series features some of literature's most famously terrifying characters.HBODespite competition from...

NBC Gives “Constantine” A Pilot Order

NBC has given a pilot order for David Goyer's "Constantine," a TV series adaptation of DC's "Hellblazer" graphic novels.The story follows John Constantine, an enigmatic con man and reluctant supernatural detective struggling with his faith.Haunted by the sins of...

BBC Bosses Want A “Sherlock” Christmas Special

The BBC is reportedly pressuring the producers of its hit drama series "Sherlock" to fast-track at least one new episode to be back on television in time for Christmas this year.Despite a two year delay between the second and...

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