Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)
And it’s about time, seeing as the “Breaking Bad” prequel series aired its Season 3 finale last June.
“Monday nights have become a destination for our character-driven dramas, and we loved the idea of pairing these two series, which are similar in their darkly comedic tone and led by two charming yet complicated characters facing huge life moments,” said David Madden, president of original programming for AMC, SundanceTV and AMC Studios.
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“We’re excited to share the next
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— Bryan Fuller (@BryanFuller) May 29, 2018
The wonderful short-lived dramedy starred Lee Pace, Ana Friel and Kristin Chenoweth and it aired on ABC from 2007-09. The series centers on the life of Ned (Pace), a pie-maker gifted with the mysterious ability to reanimate the dead by touching them. The core of the story is love. Ned's childhood sweetheart ends up being murdered, and he uses his ability to bring her back to life, even though he could never,
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Dooley joined the creative team at the behest of director and executive producer Barry Sonnenfeld, whom he’d previously worked with on “Pushing Daisies.
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Goodman is no stranger to prevailing at the Emmys for cancelled shows, doing just that for “Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip” a decade ago. He won Best Drama Guest Actor at the 2007 ceremony after NBC turned
The NBC comedy, which pokes fun at true-crime docuseries, will return for Season 2 with back-to-back episodes on Thursday, July 19, starting at 9/8c.
As previously reported, Kristin Chenoweth (Pushing Daisies) joins the cast this season, playing eccentric heiress Lavinia Peck-Foster. The grande dame is on trial for murder after her husband Edgar’s body is found stuffed inside a suitcase in the back of her car. Lavinia hasn’t left her home for years, and she’s very fond of her hairless cat, Fluffy… but is she a killer?
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1969: Dark Shadows' Barnabas found a strange doll's head.
1987: B&B's Ridge & Caroline revealed their engagement.
1988: General Hospital's Simone had a miscarriage."All true histories contain instruction; though, in some, the treasure may be hard to find, and when found, so trivial in quantity that the dry, shrivelled kernel scarcely compensates for the trouble of cracking the nut."
― Anne Brontë in "Agnes Grey"
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1953: On The Guiding Light, Bert Bauer (Charita Bauer) tried to convince her husband, Bill (Lyle Sudrow), he had to spend money to make money.
1955: On Golden Windows,
The actor, best known for Guardians of the Galaxy, Pushing Daisies and The Hobbit, is gearing up for his part in the Broadway revival of Tony Kushner’s Angels In America.
“Our understanding of what it means to be gay is just so different,” Pace, 38, told W magazine of the current climate for the play as opposed to nearly seven years ago when he starred in Larry Kramer’s The Normal Heart, which also
Kristin Chenoweth has been cast as the new accused killer for the new batch of episodes.
She will replace John Lithgow, who played the killer, Larry Henderson on Trial & Error Season 1.
Chenoweth will take on the role of Lavinia Peck-Foster, who is on trial for the murder of her husband after his body is found inside the back of her car.
The wealthy character finds herself trying to find a way to prove her innocence. In order to accomplish her goal, she contacts the law firm from Season 1.
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Will she be able to fight her case, or will all of the evidence continue to stack up against her?
Chenoweth is a seasoned TV veteran and has had roles in ABC's low-rated, but critically adored,
But let’s turn to something it would be much easier to recollect. In a diverse ocean of TV shows that were made so far, I’m pretty sure there were some that made a stronger impact on you than the others managed to do. Maybe it’s because a certain TV show brings happy memories, maybe it’s because of the tremendous fun we had watching it, or maybe a TV show carried some badass story with badass
Chenoweth will play eccentric heiress Lavinia Peck-Foster, who finds herself on trial for murder after her husband Edgar’s body is found stuffed inside a suitcase in the back of her car. Lavinia — who owns a hairless cat named Fluffy and hasn’t left her home of Peck Gardens in years — enlists the same law firm from Season 1, led by Nicholas D’Agosto’s Josh, to mount her defense.
Chenoweth will play suspected killer Lavinia Peck-Foster, who is described as the first lady of East Peck who is a larger-than-life grand dame — at least in her own mind. She is an eccentric heiress known for her flamboyant outfits, large hats and hairless cat, Fluffy, who has not left the confines of Peck Gardens in ages. Lavinia calls on Josh Segal and Associates — the team that got off Owl Murderer Larry Henderson (John Lithgow) — to defend her after she was found with her husband, Edgar, stuffed into a suitcase in the back of her car.
This is not Chenoweth’s first go-round with NBC, as the Tony Award-winner recently appeared in the network’s live production of the musical “Hairspray.” Chenoweth also earned an Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for ABC’s “Pushing Daisies” and received a nomination for her
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The Hannibal and Pushing Daisies veteran is stepping down as showrunner of Apple’s upcoming Amazing Stories anthology reboot, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The split is reportedly due to “creative differences”: Fuller wanted a darker, Black Mirror-style take, while Apple was aiming for more family-friendly fare. Bones creator Hart Hanson, who was slated to executive-produce along with Fuller, has exited the project as well, our sister site Deadline is reporting.
The original Amazing Stories, executive-produced by Steven Spielberg, aired on NBC
The late, lamented CBS drama Moonlight, starring Hawaii Five-0‘s Alex O’Loughlin as a bloodsucking Los Angeles private eye, is now available to stream on CW Seed, the service announced today. All 16 episodes are free to stream in full (with ads, though).
Debuting in the fall of 2007, Moonlight starred O’Loughlin as Mick St. John, who was turned into a vampire 50 years prior by his bride Coraline on their wedding night, and used his supernatural powers to solve cases while keeping his identity a secret. Sophia Myles played reporter Beth Turner,
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