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NewFronts 2015: Hulu Snags ‘Walking Dead’ Spinoff in AMC Output Deal

29 April 2015 6:44 AM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Hulu has secured an exclusive output deal with AMC Networks that will include all episodes of an upcoming series being spun off from TV’s top-rated hit, “The Walking Dead,” the company revealed at its NewFront presentation Wednesday.

The pact is the second major move Hulu made on the licensing front that unveiled this week. Leaking shortly before the Newfront event was news that Hulu has exclusively landed the entire run of “Seinfeld” from Sony Pictures Television in a mega-deal that could cost as much as $180 million. The episodes premiere in June.

“FX and AMC are the most important contributors to the new golden age of television,” said Hulu programming chief Craig Erwich, citing a previously announced deal with FX Networks. “Our competitors have some of their libraries, but we will have all of their future.”

Hulu did not specify any other series besides the spinoff — titled “Fear the Walking Dead »

- Andrew Wallenstein

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Molly Shannon, Paul Reiser Set for Coming of Age Dramedy ‘Miles’

28 April 2015 5:58 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Molly Shannon and Paul Reiser will co-star alongside newcomer Tim Boardman in coming of age dramedy “Miles,” Cranium Entertainment announced Monday. After discovering his recently deceased father had squandered his tuition fund in an illicit affair, a young gay man desperate to get out of his small Illinois farming town joins the girls’ volleyball team to win a college scholarship. Nathan Adloff will direct from a semi-autobiographical script co-written by Adloff and Justin D.M. Palmer. Also Read: TheWrap's 25 Most Anticipated Movies of 2015: From 'Fifty Shades' to 'Star Wars' and 'Spectre' Missi Pyle, Stephen Root, Annie Golden, Romy Rosemont, Yeardley Smith and. »

- Linda Ge

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Molly Shannon, Paul Reiser Join Drama-Comedy ‘Miles’

27 April 2015 12:49 PM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Molly Shannon, Paul Reiser and newcomer Tim Boardman have joined the inspirational dramatic comedy “Miles,” currently shooting in New York City.

Nathan Adloff (“Nate and Margaret”) is directing from a semi-autobiographical script co-written by Adloff and Justin D.M. Palmer. Missi Pyle, Stephen Root, Annie Golden (“Orange Is the New Black”), Romy Rosemont (“Glee”), Yeardley Smith (“The Simpsons”) and Ethan Phillips also star.

The story centers on a young gay man who discovers his recently deceased father has squandered his tuition fund in an illicit affair. He joins the girls’ volleyball team in his small town to win a college scholarship.

Ash Christian of Cranium Entertainment is producing. Executive producers are Anne Clements, Stephen Israel, Lisa G. BlackJim Stephens, Abraham Brown, Grey Sample, Monika Casey and Kelly Burkhardt.

Reiser was last seen in “Whiplash.”

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- Dave McNary

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New Revenge Season 4,Episode 21 Official Spoilers,Description Revealed By ABC

19 April 2015 11:12 AM, PDT | OnTheFlix | See recent OnTheFlix news »

Recently, ABC released the new,official synopsis/spoilers for their upcoming "Revenge" episode 21 of season 4. The episode is entitled, "Aftermath," and it turns out that we're going to see some very intense and dramatic stuff go down as Emily will encounter some steep consequences as a result of Victoria's latest actions, and more! In the new, 21st episode press release: Victoria's Drastic Choice Has Permanent Consequences For Emily. Press release number 2: As Emily sifts through the wreckage of her life, even her closest friends are going to worry she has finally gone too far. Guest stars feature: Roger Bart as Mason Treadwell, Gail O'Grady as Stevie Grayson, Clint Carmichael as Chief Kowalski, Asante Jones as Fireman, Ian Vogt as Fire Marshall, Nicola Lambo as Reporter, Minerva Garcia as Martinez, Al Carabello as Miguel, Allen Warchol as Detective Yamada, Carmella Riley as Detective Harris, Eugene Young as CSI Tech, Marc Valera »

- Derek

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TVLine Items: Weeds Star Joins Preacher, Masters Kid Cast and More

17 April 2015 4:54 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Preacher‘s congregation is quickly growing, and Elizabeth Perkins is its newest member.

The Weeds actress has joined AMC’s drama pilot in a co-starring role, opposite recently announced lead Dominic Cooper, our sister site Deadline reports.

RelatedAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Actress to Star in Preacher

Based on Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon’s 1990s comic, Preacher focuses on Rev. Jesse Custer, a conflicted Texas preacher who embarks on a journey to find God. Perkins will play Vyla Quinncannon, Jesse’s strong-willed mother who owns the local slaughterhouse.

Since ending her run on Weeds, Perkins has appeared on The Closer, »

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Castle Finale Mystery: Fringe Vet to Guest-Star — But as Whom?

15 April 2015 5:39 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Perhaps the Castle finale takes place in an alt-universe?

Fringe vet Lance Reddick will guest-star in the ABC drama’s hush-hush Season 7 closer, an ABC rep confirms to TVLine. Details on his character — and the episode’s overall storyline — are being kept under wraps.

RelatedMay Sweeps Scorecard 2015: Weddings, Deaths, Breakups, Sex, Resurrections, Firings and More!

Castle co-star Penny Johnson Jerald unintentionally broke the Reddick casting news Wednesday when she tweeted a photo of the actor on set.

What do we have in common? Maryland representing! pic.twitter.com/SFTsYfnbYa

Penny Johnson Jerald (@btwprod) April 15, 2015

Previously, showrunner David Amann told »

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TVLine Items: BSG Alum Makes It Rain, CW Sets Summer Dates and More

13 April 2015 2:11 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Katee Sackhoff is going back to the future.

The Battlestar Galactica alumna is set to create and star in the evolutionary drama Rain, our sister site Deadline reports.

RelatedIt’s Official: Longmire Gets Season 4 Pickup from Netflix

Described as a futuristic parable that examines the long-term effects of global warming and other ominous events, Rain will star Sackhoff as a soldier who explores the future of the human species.

Sackhoff also will write and executive-produce the project — which is currently being shopped around and has not yet found a home — alongside Continuum‘s Tom Rowe. Her recent TV credits include Longmire, »

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Big Bang Plays 'That Funky Music', Mary Jane Rocks Janelle Monae & More

11 April 2015 8:00 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

When you need me I’ll be there… with an all new TVLine Mixtape!

What follows is an array of songs recently featured on your favorite shows, including artist and album information in case you want to add them to your personal collection.

Spoilers abound, and we chose songs we liked — but we always love to hear your thoughts and suggestions.

So peruse our playlist, then hit the comments with your favorite TV tunes. And remember: You can always submit questions or suggestions about TV music on Twitter @RyanSchwartz.

RelatedTVLine Mixtape: Your Favorite Songs From Jane the Virgin, Forever and »

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Revenge Boss Previews Amanda's New Triple Threat as Season 4 Concludes

10 April 2015 9:00 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Is this really a photo of the trio destined to take down Amanda Clarke?

RelatedMay Sweeps Scorecard 2015: Weddings, Deaths, Breakups, Sex, Resurrections, Firings and More!

Revenge returns Sunday (ABC, 10/9c) with the final five episodes of Season 4, and showrunner Sunil Nayar advises TVLine to keep an eye on Victoria, Margaux and Louise, who might just be the Hamptons’ versions of Once Upon a Time‘s Queens of Darkness. (Even though Louise looks more like an Ariel than an Ursula.)

“Louise is someone who’s always looking for, not just love, but someone she can trust,” Nayar says of Nolan »

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Grey's Anatomy Recap: Business and Displeasure

9 April 2015 7:21 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Watching this week’s Grey’s Anatomy, you might have thought that Owen had a pretty serious relationship problem on his hands. After all, Amelia went so far as to call their romance a mistake. (Ouch.) But, compared to the patient that Stephanie treated with Catherine, Hunt got off easy in “Crazy Love.” Read on, and I’ll tell you all about it.

RelatedGrey’s Anatomy Contract Scoop: Ellen Pompeo and Patrick Dempsey Sign New 2-Year Deals

Dangerous Curves | Upon learning about Owen and Amelia’s involvement just as Derek was headed back to D.C. to resign, Meredith warned »

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Castle's Top-Secret Season Finale Recruits CSI Vet Wallace Langham

9 April 2015 2:21 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

For whatever ABC’s Castle has planned for its Season 7 finale, we know at least one guest star who will be a part of it.

‎TVLine has learned exclusively that CSI vet Wallace Langham will have a role in the yet-to-be-titled season ender, though no details on his character or the overall storyline are being released. (Perhaps he is playing the “distinguished, highly intelligent” shrink teased in Ask Ausiello?)

RelatedMay Sweeps Scorecard 2015: Weddings, Deaths, Breakups, Sex, Resurrections, Firings and More!

Previously, showrunner David Amann told TVLine that the finale will “focus on compelling, high-stakes story-telling surrounding Castle and Beckett mythology, »

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Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Spinoff in the Works — But What Will It Be About?

9 April 2015 10:35 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Corporate synergy talks.

Because even though Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. just a week ago tied a series low in the demo, ABC is reportedly eyeballing a spinoff of the sophomore drama.

RelatedAgent Carter: Should It Get a Season 2?

According to EW.com, which first reported the news, the project is being penned by S.H.I.E.L.D. executive producer Jeffrey Bell (whose writing credits also include Angel and The X-Files) and co-exec producer Paul Zbyszewski (Hawaii Five-0, Lost).

As for what/who it will entail, story elements yet to come during S.H.I.E. »

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TV Breaks Rules To Take Ads From Streaming-Video Rivals

6 April 2015 7:42 AM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

ABC’s broadcast of the Oscars is one of TV’s biggest annual events. And yet the Walt Disney-owned network allowed some of the show’s sponsors to suggest to viewers that traditional TV was not what they ought to be viewing.

Netflix ran a commercial during the telecast to tout one of its original streaming-video programs. Google’s Google Play, which allows for streaming of TV shows and movies on mobile devices, made a pitch. And on New York’s Wabc and Los Angeles’ Kabc, cable network AMC called attention to the coming final season of “Mad Men.”

The Oscars aren’t the only place where TV has allowed new-tech video rivals to take roost. NBCUniversal allowed Amazon last year to tout its series “Transparent” on E! and gave Netflix free rein to promote kid-focused series “All Hail King Julian” on pre-schooler network Sprout. The tagline? “Now Streaming.” The »

- Brian Steinberg

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Cancelled or Renewed? CBS TV Shows Status

1 April 2015 8:26 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

Below, you'll find a list of CBS' recent/current/upcoming primetime TV shows and their current status. To see a series' ratings, click the links in the middle column (where applicable).

Shows include 2 Broke Girls, Battle Creek, The Big Bang Theory, Blue Bloods, The Crazy Ones, Criminal Minds, CSI, CSI: Cyber, Elementary, Extant, The Good Wife, Madam Secretary, The McCarthys, The Mentalist, The Millers, Mom, NCIS, NCIS: Los Angeles, NCIS: New Orleans, The Odd Couple, Person of Interest, Reckless, Scorpion, Stalker, Survivor, Two And A Half Men, Under The Dome, Undercover Boss, Unforgettable, Zoo »

- TVSeriesFinale.com

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What's New on Hulu in April: 'CSI,' 'Sons of Anarchy' Final Season, 'Deadbeat' Season 2

28 March 2015 1:33 PM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

CSI fans or those who want to catch up on the long-running CBS procedural online should make sure they have their Hulu Plus subscriptions up and running by April 7. That's when all 14 seasons will be available on the streaming service, via CSI's first subscription video-on-demand deal. CSI is just one of the noteworthy TV additions to Hulu next month, including the final season of Sons of Anarchy (streaming April 25) and recent seasons of Hot in Cleveland (April 8) and Top Gear special, "The Perfect Road Trip" (April 8). Read More Netflix New Releases Coming

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- Hilary Lewis

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9 Reasons Why the 'X-Files' Revival Matters

27 March 2015 5:00 AM, PDT | Moviefone | See recent Moviefone news »

Admit it, millennials: When the news broke Tuesday that FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully would be returning to the Fox network for a six-episode reboot of "The X-Files," many of you said, "Who are Mulder and Scully?" After all, the show has been off the air for 13 years. Since then, Gillian Anderson (Scully) moved to England and did period dramas, while David Duchovny (Mulder) became that creepy old lech on Showtime's "Californication," and "X-Files" creator Chris Carter went Mia and was apparently abducted by aliens.

Still, even if "The X-Files," its stars, and its creator haven't been pinging the cultural radar much in recent years, the return of the show with its original cast and showrunner on board is a huge deal. Much of what we now take for granted in pop culture -- especially on TV and online -- owes a tremendous debt to the 1993-2002 sci-fi drama series. »

- Gary Susman

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Get Hard – The Review

26 March 2015 9:30 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

It’s team-up time for twin titans of comedy once again . Actually one of the stars of this new film was attempting this just a couple of months ago. The in-danger-of-over-saturation star Kevin Hart made an attempt to broaden his fan base by joining up with another rising comic star, Josh Gad, In the modest hit (couldn’t have cost that much) The Wedding Ringer. Well it certainly worked for Kevin’s comic predecessors Richard Pryor, Eddie Murphy, and Chris Tucker. But this time out he’s truly going for it, making a run for the comedy big leagues, by teaming with an established superstar of laugh-filled flicks, Will Ferrell (sure he’s had some duds, but when he scores, he scores big). And this new film takes some hot-button current topics, and gives them a spin that may remind you of certain Pryor and Murphy classics. So, let’s »

- Jim Batts

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Save One Show 2015: Vote in the Top 10 Now!

25 March 2015 12:00 PM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

We're sending out a small-screen Sos! Put on your voting shoes 'cause we're getting right down to business. The five shows eliminated in the first round of our annual Save One Show campaign? Community, Cristela, CSI, The Following, and Looking, which was canceled just one day after voting ended. (Fortunately, HBO is giving us a special to wrap things up/properly mourn.) But still: the power of Save One Show is real, y'all!  But you still have the chance to rescue one of the 10 remaining shows from cancellation.  The contenders are Agent Carter, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Constantine, Forever, Hart of Dixie, Hawaii Five-0, The Mindy Project, Nashville, Revenge and »

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Save One Show 2015 Officially Begins: Vote in Round 1 Now!

23 March 2015 10:11 AM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Are you ready to get your hero on?  We asked, you nominated, and now Save One Show 2015, our annual campaign to rescue a TV series from cancellation, can officially begin! The 15 shows in the running? Agent Carter, Agents of S.H.I.E. L.D., Community, Constantine, Cristela, CSI, The Following, Forever, Hart of Dixie, Hawaii Five-0, Looking, The Mindy Project, Nashville, Revenge and Stalker. So much small screen goodness, right?  But only 10 can move on in our competition. This round of voting closes on Tuesday, March 24 at 5 p.m. Pt, with round two kicking off on Wednesday morning. Hey, it's hard work savin' a show! Make sure to spread the word to your fellow fans on »

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Bella Thorne to Headline ABC Family Drama Project from Little Liars Boss

19 March 2015 5:18 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Former Disney Channel starlet Bella Thorne is Famous in Love — as the star of a potential ABC Family drama from Pretty Little Liars showrunner Marlene King, our sister site Deadline reports.

RelatedPilot Season ’15: Scoop on This Fall’s (Possible) New Shows, Who’s In Them

Based on Rebecca Serle’s novel of the same name — of which Thorne reportedly is a superfan — Famous in Love follows a girl who is plucked from obscurity to star in the film-franchise adaptation of a popular book (so meta!), and then finds herself in love triangles both on and off screen.

The project, »

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