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Go Behind the Scenes and See the Official Trailer for The Lottery

3 July 2014 11:48 AM, PDT | DreadCentral.com | See recent Dread Central news »

Despite being just half the length of the official teaser, the official trailer has arrived for "The Lottery" along with a look behind the scenes with the cast of Lifetime's newest conspiracy thriller series. Check 'em both out here, and look for more soon!

Written by Timothy J. Sexton (Children of Men), the series stars Marley Shelton (Planet Terror, "Eleventh Hour"), Michael Graziadei ("American Horror Story"), David Alpay ("The Vampire Diaries"), Athena Karkanis ("Low Winter Sun"), Yul Vazquez ("Magic City"), Shelley Conn ("Terra Nova"), and Martin Donovan (The Haunting in Connecticut, "Homeland").

Can you imagine a world where women have stopped giving birth? Lifetime brings viewers to the year 2025 with the premiere of the provocative new conspiracy thriller "The Lottery" on Sunday, July 20, at 10Pm Et/Pt.

"The Lottery" is produced by Timothy J. Sexton alongside Rick Eid ("Hostages") and Dawn Olmstead ("Prison Break"). Danny Cannon ("CSI") directed and executive produced the pilot, »

- Debi Moore

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Raffle Off These New Stills from The Lottery

19 June 2014 3:21 PM, PDT | DreadCentral.com | See recent Dread Central news »

A few days ago we brought you the first teaser video for Lifetime's upcoming new series "The Lottery," and today we're back with a set of stills introducing us to the main characters.

Written by Timothy J. Sexton (Children of Men), the series stars Marley Shelton (Planet Terror, "Eleventh Hour"), Michael Graziadei ("American Horror Story"), David Alpay ("The Vampire Diaries"), Athena Karkanis ("Low Winter Sun"), Yul Vazquez ("Magic City"), Shelley Conn ("Terra Nova"), and Martin Donovan (The Haunting in Connecticut, "Homeland").

Can you imagine a world where women have stopped giving birth? Lifetime brings viewers to the year 2025 with the premiere of the provocative new conspiracy thriller "The Lottery" on Sunday, July 20, at 10Pm Et/Pt.

"The Lottery" is produced by Timothy J. Sexton alongside Rick Eid ("Hostages") and Dawn Olmstead ("Prison Break"). Danny Cannon ("CSI") directed and executive produced the pilot, which is from Grady Girl Productions in association with Warner Horizon Television. »

- Debi Moore

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Get the First Sneak Peek of Lifetime's New Summer Series The Lottery

11 June 2014 5:13 PM, PDT | DreadCentral.com | See recent Dread Central news »

We haven't talked much about Lifetime's upcoming new series "The Lottery" since it falls more on the sci-fi side of the fence, but since the first teaser trailer just landed in our inbox, we thought we'd give you a peek.

Can you imagine a world where women have stopped giving birth? Lifetime brings viewers to the year 2025 with the premiere of the provocative new conspiracy thriller "The Lottery" on Sunday, July 20, at 10Pm Et/Pt.

Written by Timothy J. Sexton (Children of Men), the series stars Marley Shelton (Planet Terror, "Eleventh Hour"), Michael Graziadei ("American Horror Story"), David Alpay ("The Vampire Diaries"), Athena Karkanis ("Low Winter Sun"), Yul Vazquez ("Magic City"), Shelley Conn ("Terra Nova"), and Martin Donovan (The Haunting in Connecticut, "Homeland").

"The Lottery" is produced by Timothy J. Sexton alongside Rick Eid ("Hostages") and Dawn Olmstead ("Prison Break"). Danny Cannon ("CSI") directed and executive produced the pilot, which »

- Debi Moore

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Rick Eid Signs Overall Deal With Warner Bros TV, Joins ‘The Lottery’ As Showrunner

26 February 2014 5:38 PM, PST | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Exclusive: Drama writer-producer Rick Eid has closed an overall deal with Warner Bros TV. Under the two-year pact, Eid will develop new projects for the studio. He also is boarding Warner Horizon’s newly picked-up Lifetime drama series The Lottery as executive producer/showrunner. Written by Timothy J. Sexton and starring Marley Shelton, David Alpay, Michael Graziadei and Martin Donovan, The Lottery is set in a dystopian future when women have stopped having children. Remarkably, 100 embryos are successfully fertilized and a national lottery is held to decide the surrogates. Eid will executive produce alongside Sexton, the pilot’s director Danny Cannon and Dawn Olmstead. Eid is coming off executive producer/showrunner duties on Wbtv’s drama series for CBS Hostages. Before that, he was under a deal at CBS TV Studios where he served as co-executive producer on the studio’s long-running CBS crime drama CSI. At Wbtv/Warner Horizon, »

- NELLIE ANDREEVA

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Hostages' Quite Finite Finale Raises the Question: Should TV's 'Limited' Series Be Exactly That?

6 January 2014 8:20 AM, PST | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

When all is said and done, CBS’ Hostages may not have held captive the largest audience, but its true success may be in demonstrating what a limited series can and should be, as its final two hours unspool tonight at 9/8c.

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Announced last May as a “15-episode thriller” (though always a candidate for renewal, presumably with a different cast/premise), Hostages followed Dr. Ellen Sanders (played by Toni Collette) as rogue FBI agent Duncan Carlisle (Dylan McDermott) pressured her to »

- Matt Webb Mitovich

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