The producers of Showtime’s Homeland are going back to the Middle East.
FX has ordered a pilot called Tyrant from producers Howard Gordon and Gideon Raff along with Lost writer Craig Wright. The show follows a family that gets drawn into turbulent Middle East politics when the dictator of an Arab state dies and his American son becomes the new head of the country.
FX seems very excited about this one. The network’s executive vp of programming Nick Grad said: “The brilliant and wholly original concept just blew us away. It’s pretty amazing when you read a »
- James Hibberd
Similar News Items"Lost" (2004)
- TV Review: CW’s ‘The 100,’ Season Two (From Variety - TV News. 21 October 2014, 7:30 AM, PDT)
- Int’l Box Office Final: ‘Guardians’ Now 3rd Biggest Marvel Movie Ever (From Deadline New York. 20 October 2014, 2:45 PM, PDT)
- Lost Star Joins Bryan Cranston On Trumbo Biopic (From We Got This Covered. 20 October 2014, 12:01 PM, PDT)
- Have 'The Walking Dead' fans become numb to all the atrocities? (From Hitfix. 20 October 2014, 6:39 PM, PDT)
- Homeland, Ep. 4.04, “Iron in the Fire” goes the Full Carrie (From SoundOnSight. 20 October 2014, 6:03 PM, PDT)
- Homeland Season 4,Episode 5 Three New Spoiler Clips Hit The Net (From OnTheFlix. 20 October 2014, 12:11 PM, PDT)
Howard Gordon (I)
- Homeland Review: “Iron In The Fire” (Season 4, Episode 4) (From We Got This Covered. 19 October 2014, 7:00 PM, PDT)
- Hillary Clinton's Hollywood Backers Mobilize for Expected Presidential Run (From The Hollywood Reporter. 24 September 2014, 5:00 AM, PDT)
- Showtime’s Tactile Trailer for ‘Homeland’ Will Shake Smartphones When a Bomb Explodes (From Variety - TV News. 23 September 2014, 9:38 AM, PDT)