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17 items from 2016


Homeland Renewed for Seasons 7 And 8; Season 6 Premiere Date Set!

11 August 2016 5:11 PM, PDT | TVfanatic | See recent TVfanatic news »

Carrie Mathison fans rejoice!

Homeland Season 6 will soon be going into production, and now has an official premiere date.

Carrie and Saul will be fighting terrorism again, this time on domestic soil, beginning on Sunday, January 15 at 9/8c.

As if that news isn't enough to perk up our ears, along comes something even better.

Carrie Mathison will be on the case for another two seasons!

Showtime handed out a renewal for Homeland Season 7 and Homeland Season 8. So far, Claire Danes is the only cast member to sign on, but it shouldn't be long before others follow.

The upcoming season of Homeland will be staying fairly close to current events, as Carrie and Saul return to the Us and find themselves investigating something out of New York City.

The story will take place between the time of the presidential election and the when the new president, in this case a woman, »

- Carissa Pavlica

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Homeland Creator: 'Quinn Is Alive' But 'Very Changed' — Plus, End Date Plan?

11 August 2016 4:05 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Despite the fact that Homeland‘s Peter Quinn was last seen crossing over to the proverbial light in the Season 5 finale, Rupert Friend is returning for Season 6 as a full-fledged series regular — but how? And to what surprising end?

RelatedHomeland Officially Renewed for Seasons 7 and 8 at Showtime

Previously, showrunner Alex Gansa had teased, “How [Quinn] is gonna be dramatized this year is going to surprise people, and it may not be what you think.” Appearing on Thursday at the Television Critics Association summer press tour, he elaborated — some.

“Quinn is alive — I can say that much. But we want to »

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Homeland Officially Renewed for Season 7 and Season 8 at Showtime

11 August 2016 1:41 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

It’s officially official: Showtime has renewed Homeland for two additional seasons beyond the drama’s upcoming sixth season. The cabler confirmed the Season 7 and 8 pickup Thursday at the Television Critics Association summer press tour.

RelatedCable/Streaming Renewal Scorecard 2016: What’s Coming Back? What’s Cancelled? What’s On the Bubble?

Showtime president David Nevins foreshadowed the somewhat surprising multi-season renewal during a conference call with reporters back in June. “Homeland is a show that is constantly reinventing itself… since it’s very much about this Intelligence world,” the exec said at the time. “More than most, this is »

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Homeland Season 6, Billions Season 2 Get Premiere Dates at Showtime

11 August 2016 1:38 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Showtime has big plans for 2017, beginning with the return of Homeland.

RelatedHomeland Season 6 Adds The Flash‘s Patrick Sabongui, CSI: NY‘s Hill Harper

Season 6 of the Claire Danes-led drama will premiere Sunday, Jan. 15 at 9/8c, the network announced Thursday during the Television Critics Association summer press tour. Additionally, the second season of the Paul Giamatti/Damien Lewis drama Billions will premiere Sunday, Feb. 19 at 10/9c.

Per the announcement, Homeland‘s sixth season “picks up several months [after the events of Season 5] and finds Carrie Mathison back on American soil, living in Brooklyn, New York. She has begun working at a foundation whose »

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Limitless: Why There's No Second Season of the CBS Series

10 August 2016 9:34 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

Why did CBS cancel Limitless? At this summer's TCA press tour, network chief Glenn Geller explained why there will be no second season of the series, TVInsider reports.Based on the 2011 film, the drama followed Brian Finch (Jake McDorman), who is given a special drug that unlocks 100% of his brain. The cast also included Jennifer Carpenter, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Hill Harper, and Colin Salmon.Read More… »

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Homeland Season 6 Adds The Flash's Patrick Sabongui, CSI: NY's Hill Harper

10 August 2016 6:30 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Homeland is spying two familiar TV faces for Season 6.

CSI: NY‘s Hill Harper and The Flash‘s Patrick Sabongui have joined the Showtime thriller in recurring roles, TVLine has learned. Harper will portray the Chief of Staff to President-elect Keane (House of Cards‘ Elizabeth Marvel), while Sabongui will play a Cuny law professor who works with Carrie and is a fierce advocate for the Muslim American community.

RelatedHomeland: Quinn’s Fate Revealed!

As previously reported, Season 6 will be set (and shot) in New York City, and will take place during the two month period between Election Day and the swearing in of Keane. »

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'Homeland' Casts Pair for Key Season 6 Roles

10 August 2016 6:30 PM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

Homeland continues to fill out the cast for its upcoming sixth season. Another hard reboot for the Showtime series, the next season shifts back to the U.S. in the wake of a presidential election. How timely! Limitless star Hill Harper joins the previously cast Elizabeth Marvel. He will play the chief of staff to her president-elect. The Flash actor Patrick Sabongui will team up with Claire Danes' Carrie Mathison, playing a Cuny law professor and advocate for the Muslim-American community. Homeland, which is set to return to Showtime in January after more than a year off the

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- Michael O'Connell

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HBOAccess Directing Fellowship Winners Unveiled

8 July 2016 8:29 AM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Three filmmakers have been selected to participate in the second annual HBOAccess Directing Fellowship, a program that provides a mentorship with an HBO creative executive and a $100,000 budget to shoot a short presentation for the premium network. The winners: Kate Marks, a Project Involve fellow at Film Independent; Pete Chatmon, whose debut feature Premium starred Dorian Missick, Zoe Saldana and Hill Harper; and Kevin Lau, a recent fellow of the Sony Pictures… »

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Brenton Thwaites, David Strathairn Starring in ‘An Interview with God’

30 June 2016 1:39 PM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Brenton Thwaites and David Straithairn are starring in the faith-based drama “An Interview with God,” which is wrapping shooting in the New York City area.

Perry Lang (“Weeds”) is directing from a screenplay by Ken Aguado. The cast also includes Yael Grobglas (“Jane The Virgin”), Hill Harper (“Concussion, CSI: NY”) and Charlbi Dean Kriek.

Aguado and Fred Bernstein are producing with Richard L. Jackson, founder of Giving Films, and Paul Kurta.

An Interview with God” is set in New York City with Thwaites playing an up-and-coming journalist when he’s granted an interview with a man who claims to be God, portrayed by Strathairn.

“We wanted to make an accessible film that explored core aspects of faith and inspiration, but one that would also stand on its own as great entertainment,” Aguado said in a statement.

Bernstein added, “Through a provocative story, ‘An Interview with God’ poses a simple yet »

- Dave McNary

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Limitless: Cancelled? No Season Two on CBS But...

18 May 2016 4:59 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

[caption id="attachment_49119" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Limitless TV show on CBS. Image via CBS.[/caption]

Limitless is cancelled on CBS. The drama series is not included in the CBS 2016-2016 Primetime Lineup. At the CBS Upfronts, though, boss Les Moonves said they were shopping the series around. Per a Variety report, CBS Entertainment chief Glenn Geller said, “Right now we’re in discussions with other potential buyers.”

The Limitless TV series cast includes: Jake McDorman, Jennifer Carpenter, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Hill Harper, and Colin Salmon. According to the report, contrary to recent speculation, Moonves said streaming the second season of Limitless on the CBS All-Access subscription service is not an option.Read More… »

- TVSeriesFinale.com

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Limitless: Cancelled Soon? Season Two Seems Unlikely

15 May 2016 6:14 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

[caption id="attachment_49118" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Limitless TV show image, courtesy of CBS.[/caption]

The Limitless TV show on CBS is likely to be cancelled. According to a Deadline report, the show is being shopped around. The Limitless season one finale aired April 26, 2016. Whether or not it ends up being the Limitless TV series finale remains to be seen.

On Limitless, when slacker Brian Finch (Jake McDorman) is given the drug Nzt-48, it activates 100% of his brainpower. Since his has total recall of anything he has learned in his life, either actively or passively, the FBI wants to use him to help solve crimes. The Feds aren't the only ones interested in exploiting Brian and the drug. The Limitless cast also includes: Jennifer Carpenter, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Hill Harper, and Colin Salmon.

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Limitless: Cancel or Renew for Season Two?

26 April 2016 10:09 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

Tonight marks the last episode of the first season of Limitless on CBS. Will it be the series finale as well? Should this drama be cancelled or renewed for a second season?

On Limitless, deadbeat Brian Finch (Jake McDorman) is given the Nzt-48 drug and it unlocks 100% of his brain. Brian has complete recall of whatever he's learned at any point in his life, either consciously or subconsciously. The FBI want to use him to help solve crimes but they're not the only ones interested in Brian and the drug. The rest of the cast includes Jennifer Carpenter, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Hill Harper, and Colin Salmon.

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- TVSeriesFinale.com

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Limitless: Showrunner Teases Season Two Plans

26 April 2016 9:12 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

Limitless airs its season one finale tonight. But what's next? Recently, executive producer Craig Sweeny spoke to IGN about the finale and season two of the CBS series.

Limitless stars Jake McDorman as Brian Finch, a slacker who becomes an FBI guinea pig for a new drug that enhances his brain's abilities. Jennifer Carpenter, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Hill Harper, and Colin Salmon also star.

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Tommy Oliver's Feature Debut '1982' Gets Exclusive Los Angeles Engagement Starting 2/26 (Trailer + Clip)

23 February 2016 2:40 PM, PST | ShadowAndAct | See recent ShadowAndAct news »

Tommy Oliver's directorial debut "1982" - an official Toronto International Film Festival selection, in its "Discovery" section ("The future of world cinema") - was picked up for distribution by Codeblack last December (2015), with a multi-platform release set for March 2016 (DVD, Digital and On Demand r on March 1, 2016). Ahead of that, those in the Los Angeles area should be aware of an exclusive engagement of the film at the Laemmle Fine Arts Theater, beginning on February 26 (this Friday). The stars of the film and the filmmaker will be present for a Q&A with attendees, on 2/26 (Hill Harper, Sharon Leal, Troi Zee & Tommy Oliver; moderated by »

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Colin Salmon Discusses The Character Of Sands And Tonight's Limitless

23 February 2016 8:59 AM, PST | ComicBookMovie.com | See recent ComicBookMovie news »

Interview Conducted by & Copyright Edward Gross Limitless, based on the feature film of the same name focuses on Brian Finch (Jake McDorman), who discovers the brain-boosting power of the mysteriuous drug Nzt and is coerced by the FBI into using his extraordinary cognitive abilities to ssolve complex cases for them. Working closely with Brian in the major case squad in New York City is Agent Rebecca Harris (Jennifer Carpenter), a formidable investigator with a dark past, and Agent Boyle (Hill Harper), a former military officer and Rebecca’s confidante. They report to Special Agent in Charge Nasreen “Naz” Pouran (Mary Elizabeth Mastrontonio), a canny manipulator of the reins of power. Unbeknownst to the FBI, Brian also has a clandestine relationship with Senator Edward Morra (Bradley Cooper, in a recurring role, reprising his role from the film), a presidential hopeful and regular user of Nzt who has plans of his own for his new protégé. »

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Nathan Barksdale, Baltimore Drug Kingpin, 'Wire' Inspiration, Dead at 54

16 February 2016 1:55 PM, PST | Rollingstone.com | See recent Rolling Stone news »

Former Baltimore gangster Nathan Barksdale, who inspired several characters on The Wire including drug kingpin Avon Barksdale, died in federal medical prison in North Carolina, The Baltimore Sun reports. He was 54.

Spokespeople for Baltimore's Health Department, as well as an official at the medical prison in Butner, N.C. confirmed Barksdale's death, but no cause of death was given.

The real Barksdale, who went by the nickname "Bodie" — the name of a low-level dealer in the fake Barksdale's organization — rose to power in the Eighties, dealing heroin out of the Murphy Homes in West Baltimore. »

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Limitless: Season One Ratings

6 January 2016 12:28 PM, PST | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

This season, there are several new TV shows that are based on feature films. Historically, most have done poorly in the ratings and have been cancelled after one season. Will Limitless be one of the lucky ones and be renewed for a second season by CBS? Stay tuned.

On Limitless, deadbeat Brian Finch (Jake McDorman) is given the Nzt-48 drug and it unlocks 100% of his brain. Brian has complete recall of whatever he's learned at any point in his life, either consciously or subconsciously. The FBI want to use him to help solve crimes but they're not the only ones interested in Brian and the drug. The rest of the cast includes Jennifer Carpenter, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Hill Harper, and Colin Salmon.

The ratings are typically the best indication of a show's likelihood of staying on the air. The higher the ratings (particularly the »

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