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TV News Roundup: Fox Developing ‘Behind Enemy Lines’ Series, ‘Supergirl’ Adds New Series Regular

13 July 2016 6:16 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »


A new adaptation of “Behind Enemy Lines” is in the works at Fox with a new writer, Nikki Toscano, replacing Jeffrey Nachmanoff, who was originally developing the series for the network last year. The series would take place in the midst of Us and Russia peace negotiations as three American soldiers are shot down behind enemy lines in Eastern Ukraine. Davis Entertaiment, which produced the 2001 feature starring Luke Wilson and Gene Hackman, will also be producing the series. Deadline first reported the news.

Hulu has announced that Reed Morano (“Halt and Catch Fire,” “Billions”) will direct the first three episodes of “The Handmaid’s Tale.” Based on the dystopian novel by Margaret Atwood, the series is executive produced and written by Bruce Miller, with Warren Littlefield, Daniel Wilson, Fran Sears, and Ilene Chaiken serving as executive producers. Atwood is a consulting producer for the series. Morano will also serve as an executive producer on the first »

- Maria Cavassuto

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TVLine Items: Patton Oswalt Is a Little Pony, New Quantico Regular and More

13 July 2016 2:05 PM, PDT | | See recent news »

My Little Pony is taking on Comic-Con, and Patton Oswalt is going to help them do it.

The comedian and former King of Queens star will voice a new character named Quibble Pants (photo, left) on the midseason premiere of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic. Titled “Stranger Than Fan Fiction,” the episode finds Rainbow Dash attending the Daring Do Convention and meeting Quibble Pants, who despises the event as much as she loves it. As the two get wrapped up in a real-life Daring Do adventure, they must settle their differences if they have any chance of surviving.

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"Behind Enemy Lines" TV Series Still Alive

13 July 2016 11:04 AM, PDT | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

Originally developed a year ago and then seemingly abandoned, Fox is once again pushing for a TV series adaptation of the Owen Wilson and Gene Hackman-led 2001 military thriller "Behind Enemy Lines".

Set in the midst of critical peace negotiations between the U.S. and Russia, in the series three American soldiers are shot down behind enemy lines in Eastern Ukraine. This will chronicle their attempts to get to safety.

Nikki Toscano is penning this second take on bringing the story to the small screen, taking over from Jeffrey Nachmanoff. 20th Century Fox TV, Temple Hill and Davis Entertainment will produce.

The original film, which followed a single pilot and was set primarily in war-torn Bosnia, grossed $92 million worldwide on a modest budget. It spawned three direct-to-video sequels.

Source: Deadline »

- Garth Franklin

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‘Behind Enemy Lines’ TV Series Based On Movie Back In The Mix At Fox

13 July 2016 9:28 AM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Behind Enemy Lines, a drama series project based on the movie starring Owen Wilson and Gene Hackman, is back in development at Fox with a new writer. The network, which was high on mounting an adaptation last year, giving the project a put pilot commitment, is taking a new stab at the concept, to be written by Nikki Toscano. Back for the new version are original auspices 20th Century Fox TV, whose feature sibling was behind the movie, studio-based Temple Hill (Revenge) as… »

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"Turn: Washington's Spies" - Season Finale

27 June 2016 11:29 AM, PDT | SneakPeek | See recent SneakPeek news »

Take a look @ footage, plus images from the Season Finale episode of the American 'Revolutionary War' thriller, "Turn: Washington's Spies" titled "Trial and Execution" airing June 27, 2016 on AMC:

"...there is an inevitable march to the gallows for captured spies on both sides..."

"We loved what we saw creatively from the 'Turn: Washington's Spies' team in Season Two," said Charlie Collier, president of AMC and SundanceTV, on renewing the series, "and the show achieved something that is increasingly rare in television today – a growing audience during the season.

"'Turn' continues to attract a dedicated and distinctively upscale audience across multiple platforms, and it has carved out a meaningful space in AMC's 'eclectic by design' programming palette.

"We look forward to working with Craig Silverstein, Barry Josephson, the expanded cast and entire 'Turn' team on season three..."

"Behind enemy lines on Long Island, 'Abe »

- Michael Stevens

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John Moore Aboard To Direct Action Thriller ‘N.O.C.’ For Film House Germany – Cannes

12 May 2016 11:21 AM, PDT | Deadline | See recent Deadline news »

John Moore is set to direct N.O.C., an action thriller from Film House Germany. The Irish filmmaker, whose credits include A Good Day to Die Hard, Behind Enemy Lines and the upcoming I.T., work the case of a deep-undercover CIA operative who discovers that a faction of the agency is collaborating with the terrorist cell he was sent to infiltrate. Stuck in a Berlin hospital and with the help of the Emt who saved his life, Alek must evade both the CIA and the terrorists if… »

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Cannes: John Moore Tapped to Direct ‘N.O.C.’

12 May 2016 10:00 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Irish helmer John Moore is attached to direct upcoming C.I.A. action-thriller “N.O.C.,” which Radiant Films International and Cargo Entertainment is shopping to buyers on the Croisette this year.

Penned by Dave Matalon and Daniel Scott Gordon, “N.O.C” follows Alek, a C.I.A. deep undercover operative who discovers that a faction of the agency is actively collaborating with the terrorist cell he was sent to infiltrate. Stuck in a hospital in Berlin with the help of Corinne, the Emt who saved his life, Alek must evade both the agency and the terrorists, if he wants to bring the evidence of the unsanctioned special op to the people he thinks he can trust.

Gabriela Bacher will produce for Summerstorm Entertainment, a subsidiary of Film House Germany, alongside Vandal Entertainment’s Navid Mcllhargey and Cargo Entertainment’s Marina Grassic. Moore, Peter Veverka, Christian Angermayer and Clemens Hallmann will exec produce. »

- Diana Lodderhose

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Russia's Duelist Delivers A Guns-Blazing Second Trailer

17 March 2016 8:30 AM, PDT | Screen Anarchy | See recent Screen Anarchy news »

Russian helmer Alex Mizgiryov caught our attention back in December with the first teaser for his upcoming period set action film Duelist (Дуэлянт). Telling the tale of an 1800's roaming duelist-for-hire that first teaser was slick, stylish, and enormously entertaining stuff. And it has now been followed by a full trailer that is even moreso. Pyotr Fyodorov (The Darkest Hour) Vladimir Mashkov (Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol, Behind Enemy Lines), Martin Wuttke (Cloud Atlas, Inglourious Basterds) and Yuri Kilokolnikov (The Transporter Refueled) all star and we can only hope that this one turns up on the festival circuit soon. Check out the trailer below. [Thanks to Sergey for the tip!]...

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'Training Day' TV Reboot Gets Pilot Order

1 February 2016 5:16 PM, PST | | See recent Rolling Stone news »

Fifteen years after Denzel Washington won an Academy Award for playing a morally corrupt detective in Training Day, that film's director Antoine Fuqua will helm a reboot of the Los Angeles police drama, only this time for television. CBS has ordered a pilot for the Training Day reboot, which takes place 15 years after the action of the film, with Fuqua on board to direct the episode.

However, as opposed to the original film – where Washington's Alonzo Harris attempted to corrupt straight-laced officer Jake Hoyt, played by Ethan Hawke – the series »

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‘No Escape’ Blu-ray Review

10 January 2016 9:00 AM, PST | Blogomatic3000 | See recent Blogomatic3000 news »

Stars: Owen Wilson, Lake Bell, Pierce Brosnan, Thanawut Kasro, Chatchawai Kamonsakpitak | Written by John Erick Dowdle, Drew Dowdle | Directed by John Erick Dowdle

No Escape starts out with Jack and Annie Dwyer (Wilson & Bell) and their two daughters emigrating to an unspecified Southeast Asian country for Wilson’s work. This work is somehow connected to the country’s water supply and it’s hinted that the company may have had some shady dealings in the past. This notion becomes somewhat inconsequential when violent revolutionaries seize power from the government and beginning tearing through the city, killing any foreigners they find. This makes life difficult for the young family as they’re staying at the richest, most foreigner-friendly hotel in town…

Owen Wilson might seem like an unlikely action hero, but there was a time when he looked primed to become America’s next golden-haired champion of good and kicking ass. »

- Mark Allen

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First Look at 'Fear the Walking Dead' Season 2, Premiere Date Announced

8 January 2016 4:47 PM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

AMC announced today from the Television Critics Association (TCA) Press Tour the network's 2016 spring premiere dates for new and returning original series. For the first time ever, AMC will launch a fourth night of original programming on Tuesdays beginning this April with the debut of the highly anticipated miniseries event The Night Manager. Last year, AMC became home to the top four cable series launches of all time among adults 18-49 in live+3 ratings, with Fear the Walking Dead at #1, Better Call Saul at #2, Into the Badlands at #3 and The Walking Dead at #4. AMC also released today three first-look photos, one each from the sets of Fear the Walking Dead, The Night Manager and Turn: Washington's Spies.

Fear the Walking Dead will air its second season of 15 episodes in two parts, beginning with the first of seven episodes on Sunday, April 10th at 9:00 p.m. Et/Pt. The remaining »

- MovieWeb

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CBS Schedules ‘Rush Hour’ Reboot for Thursdays This Spring

8 January 2016 10:01 AM, PST | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

CBS has slotted its reboot of “Rush Hour,” based on the action-comedy feature film series starring Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker, for Thursdays this spring, the network announced Friday.

Rush Hour” will bow March 31 at 10 p.m. in the timeslot currently occupied by “Elementary.” CBS figures to heavily promote the new series during its coverage of the March Madness college basketball tournament, and it should be a good fit coming out of the net’s Thursday comedy block.

In other CBS schedule notes announced Friday, “Elementary” will move to Sundays at 10 starting March 20. Current timeslot occupant “CSI: Cyber” will squeeze in a pair of originals on Wednesday at 10 on March 2 and 9, serving as a bridge between the first-season finale of “Code Black” on Feb. 24 and the series premiere of “Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders,” whose premiere is now set for March 16.

The moves would seem to give CBS a good »

- Rick Kissell

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