5 items from 2017
It’s a certainty that within any given calendar year, there will exist a small handful of films set during World War II whose plots involve resisting Nazis. Art house audiences seem especially fond of the sub-genre. Novelty tends to steer these stories. They’re filled with zookeeper’s wives, brave children who steal valuable books, and other souls whose courage stands as a beacon of hope amidst savagery. “The Exception,” the latest of these, from Tony Award-nominated theater director David Leveaux (making his feature film debut), and written by Simon Burke (“Strike Back”), based off Alan Judd’s novel “The Kaiser’s Last Kiss, »
- Dave White
Production has begun on the new season of the Strike Back TV show. The Cinemax series is returning for what the cable network refers to as season five, but which is season six on Sky. The numbering has to do with how the seasons were released in the Us, so let's just blame the Metric System.Strike Back stars Warren Brown, Daniel MacPherson, Roxanne McKee, and Alin Sumarwata. Check out this Cinemax press release for more details on the return of Section 20. Read More… »
Nina Sosanya (David Brent: Life on the Road, Love Actually), Katherine Kelly (The Night Manager, Happy Valley) and Trevor Eve (Death of a Farmer, Troy) round out the Season 5 cast of Cinemax and Sky’s reboot of Strike Back. They join previously announced new series stars Warren Brown as “Mac” McAllister, Daniel MacPherson as Samuel Wyatt, Roxanne McKee as Natalie Reynolds and Alin Sumarwata as Gracie Novin. Filming has begun on the new season — its sixth overall and fifth… »
Is Philip Winchester returning for the upcoming Strike Back reboot? Recently, the star spoke with TV Guide about the Cinemax TV series.Winchester played Sergeant Michael Stonebridge on the original action drama, which followed the missions of Section 20, a classified branch of the British Defence Intelligence service. The cast also included Richard Armitage, Andrew Lincoln, Colin Salmon, and Shelley Conn. The show lasted for five seasons before ending in 2015.Read More… »
One of Law & Order's original stars is stepping back into the courtroom.
The actor will appear in one episode, "Uncertainty Principle," slated to air sometime this spring.
Starring Philip Winchester (Strike Back), Monica Barbaro (UnREAL), Joelle Carter (Justified), Carl Weathers (Rocky) and Chicago P.D. grad Jon Seda, the legal drama follows the prosecutors and investigators at the Cook County State’s Attorney's Office. Just like their brethren in the Chicago P.D., the State’s Attorney’s dedicated team »
- Kate Stanhope
5 items from 2017
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