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Adam Glass Inks Overall Deal With Fox 21 TV Studios, Joins ‘The Chi’ As Co-ep

12 April 2017 12:52 PM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Former Supernatural executive producer Adam Glass has signed an overall deal with Fox 21 Television Studios. Under the two-year pact, he has joined the studio’s new Showtime drama series The Chi as co-executive producer, working alongside creator/executive producer Lena Waithe and exec producer/showrunner Elwood Reid. Glass is coming off a stint as an executive producer/co-showrunner on CBS’ Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders, which is airing its second season that likely… »

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‘The Chi’: Sonja Sohn & Jenn An Set To Recur On Showtime Drama

28 March 2017 11:39 AM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Former The Wire star Sonja Sohn and Jenn An have booked recurring roles opposite Jason Mitchell on Showtime's hourlong drama The Chi, from Lena Waithe, Elwood Reid, Common, Aaron Kaplan's Kapital Entertainment and Fox 21 TV Studios. Created/executive produced by Waithe, executive produced/showrun by Reid and executive produced by Common and Kaplan, The Chi is a coming-of-age story that follows a half dozen interrelated characters in the South Side of Chicago. Sohn will… »

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‘The Chi’: Tiffany Boone & Alex R. Hibbert Join Showtime Drama

8 February 2017 4:41 PM, PST | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

The Following alumna Tiffany Boone and Alex R. Hibbert (Moonlight) have been cast as series regulars opposite Jason Mitchell in Showtime's hourlong drama The Chi, from Lena Waithe, Elwood Reid, Common, Aaron Kaplan's Kapital Entertainment and Fox 21 TV Studios. Created/executive produced by Waithe, executive produced/showrun by Reid and executive produced by Common and Kaplan, The Chi is a coming-of-age story that follows a half-dozen interrelated characters in the South… »

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‘The Chi’: Jacob Latimore & Yolonda Ross Join Showtime Drama In Recasting

24 January 2017 3:42 PM, PST | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Jacob Latimore (Collateral Beauty) and Yolonda Ross (Treme, The Get Down) have been cast as series regulars for Showtime’s hourlong drama The Chi, from Lena Waithe, Elwood Reid, Common, Aaron Kaplan's Kapital Entertainment and Fox 21 TV Studios. Created/executive produced by Waithe, executive produced/showrun by Reid and executive produced by Common and Kaplan, The Chi is a coming-of-age story that follows a half dozen interrelated characters in the South Side of… »

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‘Twin Peaks’: Showtime Boss on the Revival’s Launch Plans and How It’s ‘Pure Heroin’ David Lynch

9 January 2017 3:48 PM, PST | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

Showtime is bracing for the “Twin Peaks” effect.

Network president/CEO David Nevins expects to see a tremendous surge in sign-ups for Showtime’s streaming service come May 21, when “Twin Peaks” premieres, and hopes to capitalize on that interest.

Showtime is expected to see its over-the-top service explode that day, given that episodes 3 and 4 will be available on the service the same day as the show’s two-hour linear premiere. Beyond that, the show will roll out in a traditional weekly fashion.

Read More: ‘Twin Peaks’ Revival: Release Date Announced For David Lynch’s Iconic Series

“More or less it will be once a week,” he said. “We’re not breaking it into two seasons. David really believes in the drip of weekly television.”

He also believes in keeping the show hush-hush ­­ – so much that a proper “Twin Peaks” trailer probably won’t be released before premiere. “You’ll see film pieces come out, »

- Michael Schneider

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‘Twin Peaks’: Showtime Boss on the Revival’s Launch Plans and How It’s ‘Pure Heroin’ David Lynch

9 January 2017 3:48 PM, PST | Indiewire Television | See recent Indiewire Television news »

Showtime is bracing for the “Twin Peaks” effect.

Network president/CEO David Nevins expects to see a tremendous surge in sign-ups for Showtime’s streaming service come May 21, when “Twin Peaks” premieres, and hopes to capitalize on that interest.

Showtime is expected to see its over-the-top service explode that day, given that episodes 3 and 4 will be available on the service the same day as the show’s two-hour linear premiere. Beyond that, the show will roll out in a traditional weekly fashion.

Read More: ‘Twin Peaks’ Revival: Release Date Announced For David Lynch’s Iconic Series

“More or less it will be once a week,” he said. “We’re not breaking it into two seasons. David really believes in the drip of weekly television.”

He also believes in keeping the show hush-hush ­­ – so much that a proper “Twin Peaks” trailer probably won’t be released before premiere. “You’ll see film pieces come out, »

- Michael Schneider

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Showtime Picks Up Drama ‘The Chi’ To Series; Jason Mitchell Joins Cast – TCA

9 January 2017 1:54 PM, PST | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Showtime has given a series order to hourlong drama The Chi, from Lena Waithe, Elwood Reid, Common, Aaron Kaplan’s Kapital Entertainment and Fox 21 TV Studios. The project, originally piloted last year and later redeveloped, was recently put on track for a series pickup after Dope writer-director Rick Famuyiwa came on board as  new director. As part of the recasting stemming from the redevelopment, Straight Outta Compton’s Jason Mitchell joins the cast as a… »

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Showtime Gives Series Order to Drama ‘The Chi’

9 January 2017 1:54 PM, PST | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Showtime has given a series pickup to the Fox 21 drama “The Chi,” a coming-of-age story revolving around a group of people living on the South Side of Chicago.

Jason Mitchell (“Straight Outta Compton”) has joined the cast, playing a young man with ambitions of opening a restaurant but conflicted by his responsibilities to his mother and teenage brother in Chicago.

The series hails from writer Lena Waithe (“Bones,” “Master of None”), who will exec produce and serve as showrunner with Elwood Reid. A pilot was shot last year that was redeveloped. “Dope” helmer Rick Famuyiwa has come on board to direct the first episode. Common, Famuyiwa and Aaron Kaplan are also exec producers.

“The Chi” is based on Waithe’s experiences growing up in Chicago.

“The Chi” is one of several new projects in contention for series orders at Showtime, including comedies “Smilf” and “Mating.” The former, penned by actress Frankie Shaw, is »

- Cynthia Littleton

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