RELATED STORIES Showtime’s political drama The First Lady has sworn in another cast member: O-T Fagbenle (The Handmaid’s Tale) will play President Barack Obama in the upcoming anthology, opposite Viola Davis as Michelle Obama. The First Lady, which snagged a series order at Showtime just over a year ago, will pull back the curtain on the […]
Ray Donovan Lives! Showtime Orders ‘Feature-Length Film’ In Wake of Surprise Cancellation — Who’s Back?
Showtime has fixed Ray Donovan‘s cancellation, ordering a “feature-length” film that will pick up where Season 7 left off. The news comes one year after the premium cabler pulled the plug on the Liev Schreiber-fronted series in a move that drew widespread shock and bewilderment. Schreiber is, of course, confirmed to reprise his titular role for the movie, […]
RELATED STORIES Emma Stone‘s latest blessing is a real Curse. The Oscar-winning actress will star in and executive-produce The Curse, an oddball scripted comedy that Showtime ordered to series Thursday, TVLine has learned. The series follows a pair of newlyweds who co-star on a “problematic” HGTV series and are trying to start a family — if only […]
RELATED STORIES Dexter Morgan’s second act as a lumberjack is coming to an end: Showtime has ordered a 10-episode Dexter revival, with Michael C. Hall on board to reprise his role as the killer vigilante. Original EP Clyde Phillips will be back as showrunner of the quasi-ninth season, which is set to begin production this […]
RELATED STORIES Showtime is (quite literally) shooting for the moon with its latest project: The premium cabler has picked up Moonbase 8, an astronaut comedy series starring Fred Armisen (Portlandia), John C. Reilly (Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story) and Tim Heidecker (Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!). Moonbase 8 finds the aforementioned trio […]
Andy Cohen is joining the parade of talk show hosts broadcasting from their houses: Bravo will air Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen: @ Home, shot from the host’s West Village apartment in New York City, starting this Sunday at 10/9c. The first video-chat guests on Sunday night will include actor Jerry O’Connell, Real […]
RELATED STORIES Lena Headey is no longer queen, but she continues to slay: Headey will headline a new Showtime dramedy pilot, TVLine has learned. The Game of Thrones star will play the titular character in Rita, which she also will executive-produce. The series is based on a Danish format about “a headstrong, unconventional teacher and single mother […]
Fortnite fans can tune in to a special Marshmello set by playing the game later today. The Fortnite Marshmello event has a 7pm UK start time on February 2. The Showtime event kicked off with a series of challenges, giving fans a chance to unlock a set of Marshmello rewards. It all culminates with a special […]
I’m Dying Up Here has flatlined: Showtime is cancelling the dramedy about the ’70s L.A. stand-up comedy scene after two seasons, according to our sister site Variety. Dying starred Oscar winner Melissa Leo as Goldie, the owner of a popular comedy club in 1970s Los Angeles who acted as a gatekeeper to Hollywood fame and […]
Are We Getting Sharp-er Objects? Does Sinner Need DNA Test? Showtime Has a Leaving Lady Problem? And More Qs!
We’ve got questions, and you’ve (maybe) got answers! With another week of TV gone by, we’re lobbing queries left and right about shows including Wynonna Earp, Sharp Objects, Fear the Walking Dead, The Good Doctor, Better Call Saul and more! 1 | Was anyone else excited to see NBC’s late, great Great News arrive on […]