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Adrien Brody Joins ‘Peaky Blinders’ Season 4; First Story Elements Revealed

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Exclusive: As filming gets underway on the 4th season of Peaky Blinders, Oscar winner Adrien Brody has suited up to join the Steven Knight-created period gangster drama. The epic BBC Two saga of the Shelby clan, from Caryn Mandabach Productions and Tiger Aspect Drama, started shooting this week in Liverpool. Brody’s role is being kept under wraps, but Knight says, “He genuinely was the actor in my head when I wrote the part. I'm sure he will be a formidable presence in… »

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‘Real Life’: Bret Harrison Cast In CBS Comedy Pilot From Hilary Winston

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Former Reaper and The Loop star Bret Harrison has booked a series regular role in Real Life, CBS' half-hour hybrid comedy pilot written/executive produced by Bad Teacher creator Hilary Winston and executive produced by How I Met Your Mother creators Carter Bays and Craig Thomas. Written by Winston and directed by Pam Fryman, Real Life chronicles the relationship of Nora (Rebecca Rittenhouse) and Drew (to be cast), two twentysomethings who go from being co-workers on… »

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All Eyes On Donald Trump Twitter Account After Trumpcare Vote Postponed

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TV news outlets started reporting at about 12:30 Pm that today’s Trumpcare vote had been postponed after President Donald Trump failed to close a deal Thursday morning with House Freedom Caucus conservatives. This scuttled Trump’s dreams of announcing the Trumpcare vote on the 7th anniversary of the signing of Obamacare. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy told CNN  the “hope” is to start “debate” on the bill Friday morning, suggesting reports the vote would take place… »

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Sean Spicer Swats CNN On Russian Collusion Report: More Evidence CNN Colluded With Hillary Clinton

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White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer swatted at CNN's new report that the FBI has information suggesting President Donald Trump associates "may have coordinated" with Russians on the release of information damaging to Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton during the election. Citing anonymous U.S. officials, CNN began reporting Wednesday night that the FBI is reviewing the information – part of the probe FBI director James Comey revealed this week. "There's probably… »

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Atx Television Festival Sets ‘Snowfall’ For Opening Night, Network Presidents Panel, ‘Fargo’ & More

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The stage is set for the sixth annual Atx Television Festival. Organizers said today that the event will kick off with an opening-night screening and panel for Snowfall, John Singleton's upcoming FX series inspired by the early days of the crack cocaine epidemic in early-1980s Los Angeles. Also on tap for the 2017 edition, which runs June 8-11 in Austin, are the fest’s first network presidents panel and a number of other premiere screenings and panels. The Network… »

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Damien Chazelle, Jordan Peele & Oprah Winfrey On Produced By Conference Roster

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The Produced By Conference set for June 10-11 in Los Angeles unveiled its first set sessions for its ninth edition, with La La Land‘s Oscar-winning director Damien Chazelle, Get Out‘s Jordan Peele, and a discussion with Oprah Winfrey and Ava DuVernay among the highlights. The PGA-sponsored event will take place on the 20th Century Fox lot in Century City. Among the headlining sessions announced today are 360 Profile: 21 Laps Entertainment with company Founder Shawn Levy… »

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Eliza Dushku Joins CBS’ ‘Bull’ As Savvy Lawyer This Season & Maybe Next

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Eliza Dushku will join CBS’ Bull beginning Tuesday, May 9. Dushku will play J.P. Nunnelly, the savvy head of the best criminal defense firm in New York, who is hired by Dr. Jason Bull (Michael Weatherly) when a member of his Trial Analysis Corporation team faces prison time. She will appear in three episodes of Season 1 with an option to become a series regular in Season 2. Dushku is best known for playing Faith on TV’s Buffy the Vampire Slayer and most recently appeared… »

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‘Ink Master’ Renewed For Season 10 At Spike

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Ahead of its Season 9 summer premiere, Spike TV has renewed its hit tattoo-competition series Ink Master for a 10th season and given the green light to a female-focused special, Ink Master Angels. Ink Master has received a 16-episode order and will go into production later this year for premiere on the rebranded Paramount Network in 2018. The hourlong special Ink Master Angels will feature four of Season 8's top female competitors – Ryan Ashley, Kelly Doty, Nikki Simpson… »

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‘The Handmaid’s Tale’, ‘Genius’ & ‘Vietnam War’ Among Tribeca TV Fest Slate

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Hulu/MGM’s The Handmaid’s Tale and National Geographic’s Genius are among the big-name highlights of this year’s Tribeca TV, the second annual television slate of the Tribeca Film Festival. Fifteen shows, including five series premieres, four season premieres and a sneak peek at PBS’ Ken Burns-Lynn Novick docu-series The Vietnam War will screen during the April 19-30 fest. The TV lineup was announced today, and also includes season debuts of Episodes, Unbreakable Kimmy Sch… »

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‘The Knick’ Canceled After 2 Seasons As Cinemax Focuses On Action Dramas

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Cinemax has made it official — Steven Soderbergh’s The Knick will not produce more seasons beyond the two that already had aired. Clive Owen, who starred in the first two seasons, had said that he was done, though the network had left the door slightly open for another installment with a new lead actor. Cinemax will now focus completely on its recalibrated original programming strategy — launched recently with the pickups of new Strike Back series and Rellik — as the… »

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‘Westworld’: Talulah Riley Promoted To Series Regular For Season 2 On HBO

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We will be seeing more of Westworld host Angela next season. After recurring in Season 1 of the HBO drama, Talulah Riley has been promoted to a series regular in Season 2. Riley will continue as Angela, the host whose beatific face welcomed guests to Westworld for decades. She will prove to be one of the last faces many guests will ever see. HBO’s sci-fi drama Westworld, a breakout in its first season, was renewed for a 10-episode second season, which likely will launch… »

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‘Happy!’ Bobby Moynihan To Voice Title Character In Syfy Pilot

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Saturday Night Live veteran Bobby Moynihan has signed on to voice Happy the Horse, the title role in Syfy’s pilot Happy!, based on Grant Morrison and Darick Robertson's graphic novel. Happy the Horse is a goofy little blue unicorn with a relentlessly cheerful personality. Together, Happy and Nick Sax (Chris Meloni) make the oddest of oddball buddy double acts. Moynihan joins the previously announced cast led by Meloni along with Lili Mirojnick, Patrick Fischler, Ritchie… »

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Lifetime Taps E!’s Lauren Celinski As VP Unscripted Development & Programming

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Veteran development exec Lauren Celinski has joined Lifetime as VP Unscripted Development and Programming. Based in Los Angeles, she will be charged with developing and overseeing non-fiction projects for the network. She reports to Mariana Flynn, Svp Unscripted Development and Programming. Prior to joining Lifetime, Celinski was director of programming and development at E! where she was responsible for developing unscripted series and overseeing the network’s… »

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‘Empire’ Prevails, ‘Shots Fired’ Misses Mark In Wednesday Openings

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Empire ruled the night in its return to Fox's lineup, clocking a 2.8 demo rating, which was up a notch from the 2.7 logged by its fall finale in the 8 Pm hour back on December 14, and up 12% compared to its last fall original in its regular timeslot (2.5) last December 7. But Empire tumbled a precipitous 42% from its year-ago spring return, when it registered 4.8 at 9 Pm on March 30, 2016, according to Nielsen’s fast-national stats. Empire could have used a stronger… »

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Netflix Eyes Second Coming Of Jesus Drama Series ‘Messiah’ From Mark Burnett & Roma Downey

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Netflix has in the works Messiah, a present-day Jesus drama series from writer Michael Petroni (The Book Thief) and producers Mark Burnett and Roma Downey, the duo behind History’s hit miniseries The Bible. The project, part of Burnett and Downey’s faith-based programming efforts, landed in the spotlight last week when it was approved for a big, $7.514 million California tax credit in the new series category. Messiah was one of only five projects to get a credit in the… »

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‘The Leftovers’ Showrunner Damon Lindelof On TV Binging & More

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The Leftovers is returning for an eight-episode third and final season on April 16. HBO opted to send out seven of the eight episodes to critics for review, and co-creator, executive producer and showrunner Damon Lindelof used the occasion to share his views on binging and adjusting to the rapidly changing TV business and series consumption. In his letter to critics, he coined a new term, Fleek TV, and made references to Australia, where Season 3 of The Leftovers was… »

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‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Trailer: Elisabeth Moss Is On A Mission To Survive

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“You girls will serve the leaders and their barren wives. You will bear children for them.” We’re getting the first extended look at The Handmaid’s Tale ahead of its April 26 premiere on Hulu. Based on the best-selling Margaret Atwood novel, The Handmaid’s Tale is the story of life in the dystopia of Gilead, a totalitarian society in what was formerly part of the United States. Facing environmental disasters and a plunging birthrate, Gilead is ruled by a fundamentalist… »

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Lemuel Plummer Signs With ICM Partners

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Lemuel Plummer, creator and executive producer of the Preachers franchise and Living With Funny among others, has signed with ICM Partners. Plummer, CEO and President of L. Plummer Media production company, is the creator and executive producer of Preachers of L.A., Preachers of Detroit and Preachers of Atlanta on the Oxygen network, as well as Living With Funny starring Brandon T. Jackson, DeRay Davis and Michael Blackson. He also is executive producer of #TheWestbrooks… »

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‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’: Daveed Diggs, Laura Dern Among Season 3 Guest Stars

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Former Hamilton star Daveed Diggs, Laura Dern, Rachel, Dratch, Ray Liotta, Andrea Martin and Maya Rudolph are set as guest stars for Season 3 of Netflix’s hit comedy series Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. They join series stars Ellie Kemper, Tituss Burgess, Jane Krakowski and Carol Kane, and returning guest stars Fred Armisen, Anna Camp, Mike Carlsen, Josh Charles, David Cross, Tina Fey, Jon Hamm and Amy Sedaris for the third season which premieres Friday, May 19 on… »

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Disney Extends Bob Iger’s Contract To July 2019

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Disney just gave itself a little more time to find CEO Bob Iger’s heir apparent: It made the expected announcement that it has extended his contract one year to July 2, 2019. "Given Bob Iger's outstanding leadership, his record of success in a changing media landscape, and his clear strategic vision for Disney's future, it is obvious that the Company and its shareholders will be best served by his continued leadership as the Board conducts the robust process of… »

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