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Ryan Hansen To Star In ‘Adam & Eve’ Fox Comedy Pilot

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Ryan Hansen To Star In ‘Adam & Eve’ Fox Comedy Pilot
Veronica MarsRyan Hansen has been tapped as the male lead, Adam, opposite Odette Annable in Fox’s single-camera comedy pilot Adam & Eve, based on the French-Canadian format, from writer Jon Beckerman, original series producers Avanti Groupe and 20th Century Fox TV.

Written by Beckerman and directed by Claire Scanlon, Adam & Eve follows one couple, Adam (Hansen) and Eve (Annable) at three stages of their relationship — young and passionate, middle-aged with kids, and navigating retirement. It’s a comedy about the big questions: What makes a marriage last? Do people ever really change? And, after 40 years together, why can’t we pick a place for dinner without it turning into a whole, you know, “thing?

Beckerman executive produces with Avanti Group’s Claude Meunier and Luc Wiseman.

Hansen is reprising his co-starring Veronica Mars role of Dick Casablancas on Hulu’s upcoming revival series. He recently starred as himself in
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Miranda Richardson Cast In "Game Of Thrones" Prequel Pilot For HBO

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Oscar-nominated Miranda Richardson has joined the ensemble cast of HBO’s Game Of Thrones prequel pilot, from writer Jane Goldman and author/Got co-executive producer George R.R. Martin.

Created by Goldman and Martin and written by Goldman based on a story by her and Martin, the untitled prequel takes place thousands of years before the events of Game Of Thrones. It chronicles the world’s descent from the golden Age of Heroes into its darkest hour. And only one thing is for sure: from the horrifying secrets of Westeros’ history to the true origin of the white walkers, the mysteries of the East to the Starks of legend… it’s not the story we think we know.

She joins previously announced series regulars Naomi Watts, Josh Whitehouse, Naomi Ackie, Denise Gough, Jamie Campbell Bower, Sheila Atim, Ivanno Jeremiah, Georgie Henley, Alex Sharp and Toby Regbo.

Goldman serves as showrunner and
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Ratings: NBC’s ‘Good Girls’ Dips to New Series Low – Not Good

Ratings: NBC’s ‘Good Girls’ Dips to New Series Low – Not Good
NBC’s “Good Girls” slipped Sunday in ratings, settling for a new series low.

ABC was first in ratings with a 1.1 rating/5 in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic and second in total viewers with an average of 5.7 million, according to preliminary numbers. Following a rerun, a two-hour “American Idol” at 8 p.m. posted a 1.3/6 and 7.1 million viewers. “Shark Tank” at 10 had a 0.9/4 and 3.9 million viewers.

CBS was second in ratings with a 0.9/4 and first in viewers with 7.9 million. At 7, “60 Minutes” put up a 1.1/6 and 9.9 million viewers. “God Friended Me” at 8 got a 0.8/4 and 7.8 million viewers. At 9, “NCIS: Los Angeles” received a 0.9/4 and 8.3 million viewers. “Madam Secretary” at 10 finished primetime off with a 0.5/3 and 5.5 million viewers.
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"When Calls the Heart" Producers Say Show Is Not Canceled But Is ‘Retooling’ After Cutting Ties With Lori Loughlin

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Hallmark Channel may have cut ties with Lori Loughlin but they aren’t giving up on “When Calls the Heart.”

According to the show’s producers, the Western drama has not been canceled but is undergoing “retooling” after Loughlin — a series regular — was fired by Hallmark Channel last week following her arrest in the ongoing college admissions bribery scandal.

“#Hearties, thank you for your love, support and patience these last several days as we have been preoccupied with the news about Lori Loughlin and her family, and the decisions our colleagues at the Hallmark Channel USA needed to make,” read a “producers’ statement” from Brian Bird and the show’s other executive producers that was posted to the show’s official Instagram page on Sunday. “As you can imagine, everyone involved with ‘When Calls the Heart’ was surprised by these developments, so we hope you can forgive us for initially
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Alvina August Cast In the CW’s Nancy Drew Pilot

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Alvina August Cast In the CW’s Nancy Drew Pilot
Exclusive: Alvina August (Siren) is set as a series regular opposite Kennedy McMann and Freddie Prinze Jr. in the CW’s untitled Nancy Drew pilot inspired by the classic mysteries about the brilliant young sleuth. The project hails from Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage’s Fake Empire and CBS TV Studios.

Written/executive produced by Noga Landau, Schwartz and Savage and directed by Larry Teng, the untitled Nancy Drew project centers on 18-year-old Nancy Drew (McMann) and is set in the summer after her high school graduation. She thought she’d be leaving her hometown for college, but when a family tragedy holds her back another year, she finds herself embroiled in a ghostly murder investigation — and along the way, uncovers secrets that run deeper than she ever imagined.

August will play Detective Karen Hunt, an ambitious police detective who had a close friendship with Nancy’s late mother. Karen
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Anders Holm and Tika Sumpter Cast in "Black-ish" Spinoff Episode

Anders Holm and Tika Sumpter Cast in
Tika Sumpter and Anders Holm are joining the growing “Black-ish” world, Variety has learned.

They will both star in the upcoming prequel episode, which could reportedly launch into its own spinoff series. As earlier reported, ABC is in development on the prequel that would focus on Tracee Ellis Ross’ character Rainbow.

Holm will play Paul, Rainbow’s father, while Sumpter will play her mother, Alicia.

Other actors who are joining the episode include Arica Himmel, who will play the younger version of Rainbow, Mykal-Michelle Harris as Santamonica, Christina Anthony as Alicia’s sister, Denise, Gary Cole as Paul’s father,
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‘Tanked’ Canceled by Animal Planet After 15 Seasons

‘Tanked’ Canceled by Animal Planet After 15 Seasons
Animal Planet has canceled “Tanked” after 15 seasons, a rep for the cable channel tells TheWrap.

“After 15 fantastic seasons the series came to a natural end late last year,” an Animal Planet spokesman told TheWrap.

Though news of the show’s cancellation just recently became public, the series’ co-star Brett Raymer told the local Las Vegas Fox station that Animal Planet shuttered the program back on Dec. 20.
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What's Leaving Netflix in April

James Bond fans might want to book another viewing of their 007 favorites soon because the dapper Mi-6 man will be making a partial getaway from Netflix at the end of the month.

The streaming service has announced the titles that will be leaving in April, and the list includes a ton of its Bond

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Hollywood’s Musical Chairs: Top Execs Are Changing Jobs and Facing High Expectations

When NBC Entertainment chairman Bob Greenblatt said goodbye to his job in September after eight years, he became a free agent just when the largest players in media were taking a hard look at their management ranks.

At the time, a top TV producer dubbed Greenblatt a “lethal weapon” that could be drawn by any number of media and tech giants looking to shake up their leadership status quo.

For weeks, there were rumblings about the former head of NBC and Showtime moving into a plum post at Apple, or taking the helm of CBS Corp., or replacing Richard Plepler at the top of HBO.
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Colm Meaney, Paapa Essiedu, David Bradley Join Sky and Cinemax’s ‘Gangs of London’

Colm Meaney, Paapa Essiedu, David Bradley Join Sky and Cinemax’s ‘Gangs of London’
London’s gangs just got a host of new members. Colm Meaney, Paapa Essiedu and David Bradley are among the new names joining upcoming Sky and Cinemax drama “Gangs of London.”

Pulse Films is producing the drama in association with Sister Pictures. “The Raid” helmer Gareth Evans wrote the series and is directing. Shooting is underway in the English capital.

Meaney (“Star Trek: Deep Space Nine”), Bafta Breakthrough Brit Essiedu (“The Miniaturist”), and Bradley (“After Life”) join the previously announced Joe Cole and Sope Dirisu in the show.

The series will follow the criminal power struggles on London’s streets.
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General Hospital Spoilers: Is Ava Looking for Trouble?

General Hospital fans are not going to give up on the things that they want the most, which is for Dante to live, Sonny to get what he wants, and everything to work out for this family. They cannot catch any sort of break these days, and it’s been one of those years in which they are struggling so hard in every aspect of their personalities. They’ve all been through so much. Dante had to leave, and his wife had to stay. Michael lost his baby. Nelle ruined all of their lives. Things didn’t go well when Carly had to

General Hospital Spoilers: Is Ava Looking for Trouble?
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‘Game of Thrones’ Writers Respond to Season 7 Backlash Over Fast Pacing and Time Jumps

‘Game of Thrones’ Writers Respond to Season 7 Backlash Over Fast Pacing and Time Jumps
While “Game of Thrones” Season 7 featured some of the most iconic moments in the show’s history, including the destruction of The Wall and the turning of Daenerys’ dragon Viserion into a white walker, one criticism the show couldn’t escape was the season’s incredibly fast pacing that appeared to break the logic of time and space. Many fans noticed characters were traveling between locations at speeds not possible given the distance, which made it confusing as to whether or not all the different storylines were taking place at the time time or at various points in time (read Mashable’s essay on how the pacing messed with viewers’ heads).

Ahead of the final season debuting on HBO next month, some “Thrones” writers are defending the choice to speed up the storytelling. As writer-producer Bryan Cogman told Entertainment Weekly, “We made a choice to ‘just get on with it’ last season.
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Kit Harington Says Game of Thrones Season 8 Gave Him 'Peace' About Jon Snow

Kit Harington may be hot on the Game of Thrones promotional trail right now, but he's still leaving everyone out in the cold about what's ahead for the show's eighth and final season. Even as Stephen Colbert hilariously plied him with finale predictions, Harington managed to keep the chat stoic and

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CBS Seeks Up to $1.5 Million for Ads in ‘The Big Bang Theory’ Series Finale (Exclusive)

CBS hopes to get a bigger bang out of the very last episode of “The Big Bang Theory.”

The network is seeking between $1.2 million and $1.5 million for a 30-second ad in the finale of the veteran series, according to two people familiar with negotiations between CBS and its advertisers. Those figures would represent a price approximately five to six times higher than the average cost to run an ad in the show this season. The last original episode in the series is slated for broadcast on May 16.

CBS declined to make executives available for comment.

The prices are astronomical in the current market,
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Hilary Duff Series ‘Younger’ In Line for a Chinese Remake

Hilary Duff Series ‘Younger’ In Line for a Chinese Remake
Chinese TV viewers are set to get “Younger.” The Hilary Duff series is getting remade in China after Endemol Shine inked a deal to create a 40-part show for the country’s huge TV market.

Endemol Shine China has partnered with Huace Group for the Mandarin-language adaptation of the series, which was created by “Sex and the City” creator Darren Star. It follows a woman who lied about her age to land a job in the competitive world of publishing.

Duff stars alongside Debi Mazar, Miriam Shor, Nico Tortorella, Peter Hermann, Molly Bernard and Charles Michael Davis in the original U.
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Seal Team Video: Does Death-Defying Sonny Have a Future With Davis?

After nearly drowning in water, Sonny is resolved to play with fire, as seen in this sneak peek from the March 20 return of CBS’ Seal Team — now airing an hour later, on Wednesdays at 10/9c.

In the above clip from the 14th episode of Season 2, titled “What Appears to Be,” death-cheating Sonny (played by TVLine Performer of the Week Aj Buckley) apologizes to Davis (Toni Trucks) for not reacting more positively to the news that she is possibly heading off to Ocs (Officer Candidate School). The conversation quickly turns to the larger topic of their future as more than professional colleagues.
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Luke Perry Might Have Appeared in the Beverly Hills, 90210 Revival After All

Luke Perry may have been planning to make a cameo on that Beverly Hills, 90210 revival after all.

Fellow 90210 star Brian Austin Green joined the chorus of people commemorating the late actor when he spoke about Perry in an episode of his ... with Brian Austin Green podcast. Green revealed that prior

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10 Reasons We’re Looking Forward to Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077 is a title that has received a fair amount of interest from a wide range of people. In part, this is because it is made by CD Projekt, meaning that there are a lot of high expectations for it. However, it should be mentioned that the marketing for Cyberpunk 2077 has been encouraging as well. Here are 10 reasons that people should look forward to Cyberpunk 2077: 1. Made By CD Projekt Past success is no guarantee of the same in the future. However, it is perfectly reasonable for people who enjoyed CD Projekt’s previous efforts to look

10 Reasons We’re Looking Forward to Cyberpunk 2077
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Fox Remembered: Guillermo del Toro, Paul Feig, Steve Levitan and More on Studio’s Legacy

Fox Remembered: Guillermo del Toro, Paul Feig, Steve Levitan and More on Studio’s Legacy
It’s the end of an era. On March 20, the Walt Disney Co. will complete its $71.2 billion acquisition of key assets in Rupert Murdoch’s media empire. That marks the final drumbeat for the historic 20th Century Fox as one of Hollywood’s six major studios, as brands such as FX, Fox Searchlight and NatGeo are folded into the Magic Kingdom. To memorialize the passing of a giant in the media space, Variety spoke with the filmmakers and executives responsible for some of Fox’s most memorable movies and shows.

Guillermo del Toro

Director, “The Shape of Water

“Over more
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129 Things Degrassi Taught Me About Sex, Dating, and Puberty

I'm fortunate to have grown up with parents who weren't shy about teaching me about the birds and the bees and with a fairly progressive school system that didn't follow abstinence-only education. But as much as I learned from my family and teachers, they were far from the most educational source in

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