CBS' FBI Spinoff Adds Law & Order Alum Alana De La Garza to Cast

A Law & Order veteran is getting back on the right side of the law: Alana De La Garza has joined the cast of CBS’ upcoming FBI spinoff, according to our sister site Deadline. De La Garza will play special agent Isobel Castile, a West Point graduate who supervises the bureau’s fugitive squad, on the […]

The Bone Collector TV Adaptation Snags Pilot Order at NBC

One of literature’s most famous crime-solvers is coming to the small screen. NBC has handed a pilot order to Lincoln, a drama based on Jeffery Deaver’s series of Lincoln Rhyme crime novels, TVLine has learned. Originally titled The Bone Collector (which is also the first book in Deaver’s collection), Lincoln centers on legendary forensic criminologist […]

Star Wars 9 leaks: Title is ‘BLEAK, dark’ – and the First Order will have BIG advantage

Of course, posts claiming to be leaks and spoilers pop up on sites like Reddit all the time – and ultimately there’s no foolproof way to differentiate the genuine from the hoaxers. So treat this as part of the fun of speculation for now, without any real indicators from Lucasfilm to verify it. User PlanetOfMisfitSoldrs […]

Butina may have pleaded guilty under ‘pressure’ & in order to get back home – ex-state senator to RT

The US may have used months of solitary confinement to “pressure” jailed Russian gun activist Maria Butina into pleading guilty, international law attorney and former Pennsylvania State Senator Bruce Marks told RT. Butina likely pleaded guilty to “very technical charges” as she expected not to “serve prison time” and hoped that she would be “returned […]

Netflix will order original shows from Africa in 2019

Netflix has filmed originals in Africa, but it hasn’t really commissioned originals from Africa. That’s about to change, the company’s Erik Barmack revealed at a conference this week. He promised that Netflix would “definitely” order some shows from Africa in 2019. He didn’t hint at what might be coming in the pipeline, but the service […]

Cowboy Bebop: Live-Action Series Based on Japanese Anime Phenom Scores 10-Episode Netflix Order

Netflix is saying “Giddy up!” to Cowboy Bebop, placing a 10-episode series order for a live-action version of the late ’90s Japanese anime phenom, TVLine has learned. Set in the future, the jazz-inspired, genre-bending series follows a rag-tag crew of bounty hunters (named Spike Spiegel, Jet Black, Faye Valentine and Radical Ed) on the run from their pasts […]

Alleged woman-beater Avenatti gets hit with restraining order – report

Still protesting his innocence after he was arrested on felony domestic violence charges last week, lawyer Michael Avenatti is reportedly being served with a restraining order by his alleged victim, whose name is finally public. Estonian-born actress Mareli Miniutti filed for a domestic violence restraining order against the scenery-chewing lawyer in Los Angeles on Monday. […]

‘Everything is working and everything is in order’: Paralysis fears allayed after Floersch surgery

Representatives for 17-year-old F3 driver Sophia Floersch have posted a positive update after she was rushed to hospital to undergo spinal surgery following a horrific high-speed crash in Macau. Floersch’s surgery has been considered a success, with her team telling BBC that it went “extremely well” and that there is “no fear of paralysis” following […]

PUBG on PS4: Battlegrounds hits PlayStation Store with pre order bonuses

It’s been a long time coming, but PUBG now has a release date on PS4 and PS4 Pro. The absence of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds on PlayStation consoles helped fuel Fortnite Battle Royale to major success. Now, PUGB will look to make up ground on PS4 and PS4 Pro on December 7. This is when the game’s […]