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FX TV Show Ratings (updated 5/24/18)

FX has been churning out a lot of original scripted series. Some have been hits while many others have not. Which will be cancelled and which will be renewed? Stay tuned!Scripted FX shows listed: American Crime Story, American Horror Story, The Americans, Anger Management, Archer, Atlanta, Baskets, The Bastard Executioner, Better Things, The Bridge, The Comedians, Fargo, Feud, Justified, Legion, Louie, Married, Partners, Saint George, Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll, Snowfall, Sons of Anarchy, The Strain, Taboo, Trust, and Tyrant.Last update: The most recent ratings added for The Americans.There's a lot of data that FX execs look at when deciding whether to renew or cancel a TV series but ratings are a major factor. Here's an updated listing of all of their recent/current primetime scripted shows.Read More…
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Cancelled or Renewed? Status of Cable & Streaming TV Shows (E-l)

Here's the status of TV shows like East Los High, Easy, The Eddy, The Eleventh, The End of the F***ing World, Episodes, Escape at Dannemora, Everything Sucks!, Extinct, The Expanse, F Is For Family, The Fairly Odd Parents, Falling Water, Family Time, Famous in Love, Fargo, Fast Layne, Fear the Walking Dead, Feud, Fever, Five Points, The First, First Wives Club, Flack, Flaked, Fleabag, For Better Or Worse, The Forgotten Army, Fortitude, The Fosters, Four Weddings and a Funeral, The Frankenstein Chronicles, Freakish, Friends from College, From Dusk till Dawn: The Series, Frontier, Full Circle, Fuller House, Future Man, Game Shakers, Game of Thrones, Games Divas Play, Gangs of London, Genius, Get Shorty, Ghost Wars, The Girlfriend Experience, Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce, Glitch, Glow, Godfather of Harlem, Godless, Goliath, Good Behavior, The Good Cop, Good Omens, Good Trouble, Good Witch, Grace and Frankie, Graves, The Green Beret’s Guide to Surviving the
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Helen Hunt, Ana de Armas, John Leguizamo Join Tye Sheridan’s ‘Night Clerk’

Helen Hunt, Ana de Armas, John Leguizamo Join Tye Sheridan’s ‘Night Clerk’
Helen Hunt, Ana de Armas, and John Leguizamo have joined Tye Sheridan’s thriller “The Night Clerk,” which began shooting this week in Utah.

Sheridan is starring and producing “The Night Clerk,” directed by Michael Cristofer from his own script. He portrays a hotel night clerk who’s highly intelligent — and on the autism spectrum. When a woman is murdered during his shift, he becomes the prime suspect. As the police investigation closes in, he makes a personal connection with a beautiful guest but soon realizes he must stop the real murderer before she becomes the next victim.

Besides Sheridan, producers are WulfPak Productions’ David Wulf and Highland Film Group, with Santosh Govindaraju, Dan Reardon, and Robbie Brenner executive producing. Convergent Media LLC is financing the film. The Gersh Agency and Highland Film Group are co-repping the U.S. sales, with Hfg also handling foreign.

Sheridan starred in “Ready Player One.
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Selma Blair, Graham Greene To Star In Horror Thriller ‘The Great Illusion’

Exclusive: Selma Blair and Graham Greene are attached to star in the horror thriller, The Great Illusion, along with Glenn Morshower, Tokala Black Elk (Wind River), Jon Lindstrom (True Detective), Kenzie Dalton (FX's Feud), and newcomer Oscar Cardenas. Cardenas co-wrote the film with daughter Maria Gabriela Cardenas, who will direct the pic as her feature debut. The plot follows a tortured FBI agent suffering from an irrational fear of darkness…
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Helen Hunt, Ana de Armas, John Leguizamo join 'The Night Clerk'

Highland Film Group handles sales on thriller.

Helen Hunt, Ana de Armas and John Leguizamo have joined Ready Player One star Tye Sheridan on The Night Clerk, which commenced production this week in Utah.

Sheridan, WulfPak Productions’ David Wulf, and Highland Film Group are producing, while Santosh Govindaraju, Dan Reardon and Robbie Brenner are on board as executive producers.

Convergent Media is financing the film, and Highland handles international sales and jointly represents Us rights with The Gersh Agency.

Sheridan will play a night clerk on the autism spectrum who becomes a suspect in the murder investigation of a young woman.
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Ryan Murphy on Emmy Category Confusion: Let the Creators Decide

Ryan Murphy on Emmy Category Confusion: Let the Creators Decide
What’s a comedy? What’s a drama? The debate over which category to submit shows continues, as 30-minute dramas and hour-long comedies defy the Television Academy’s rules. Now, megaproducer Ryan Murphy has weighed in, and telling IndieWire that he thinks it should ultimately depend on the intent of the series creator.

“I’ve always believed that a show should be whatever the creator says it was created for,” he said. “If they say it’s a comedy or drama, that’s up to them. ‘Glee’ had that, we always went as a comedy because of the musical element. It was seen as light.”

When in doubt, the Television Academy usually does side with producer intent. But it has added more guidelines in recent years to avoid networks and studios attempting to game the system by placing shows in less competitive categories. That led to a rule clarification in 2015 that half-hour shows be deemed “comedies” and hour-long shows compete as dramas.
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2018 BAFTA TV Awards preview: Will ‘The Crown’ reign again after craft wins?

2018 BAFTA TV Awards preview: Will ‘The Crown’ reign again after craft wins?
As with the Emmys, BAFTA divides its TV awards into two parts, with the main ceremony taking place in London on Sunday, May 12. At the craft awards on April 22, the big winners were the drama series “Game of Thrones” and “The Crown” and the limited series “Three Girls.”

The Crown” contends in the marquee category of Best Drama Series against “The End of the F***ing World,” “Line of Duty” and “Peaky Blinders.” “Line of Duty” and “The Crown” also picked up bids for Best Actress, in Thandie Newton and Claire Foy, respectively. The four acting categories on the drama side are highly competitive as they include performances in series, limited series and telefilms.

The Crown” scene-stealer Vanessa Kirby contends in supporting for her portrayal of Princess Margaret. And the Best Actor race also features a thespian nominated for playing a royal, with the late Tim Pigott-Smith cited for “King Charles III.
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Ryan Murphy Is Planning a #MeToo Anthology Series In the Style of ‘Black Mirror’

Ryan Murphy Is Planning a #MeToo Anthology Series In the Style of ‘Black Mirror’
The most prolific showrunner in Hollywood is never at a loss for ideas, and Ryan Murphy’s newly-inked Netflix deal has birthed one of his boldest yet. In a new profile by The New Yorker‘s Emily Nussbaum, Murphy revealed he has been mulling an anthology series inspired by #MeToo. Tentatively titled “Consent,” the series would operate like “Black Mirror,” with a different creator and story each episode. Topics covered would include an “insidery account of The Weinstein Company,” Kevin Spacey, and “an ambiguous he-said-she-said encounter.”

While Murphy is known for anthology series like “American Horror Story,” “American Crime Story,” and “Feud,” which change settings and stories every season, this would be the first series that did so per episode. The “Consent” idea comes along as Murphy recently tabled a fourth season of “American Crime Story” about Monica Lewinsky. According to Nussbaum: “After running into Monica Lewinsky at an Oscars party,
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Ryan Murphy Is Developing #MeToo Anthology Series ‘Consent’ Tackling Harvey Weinstein, Kevin Spacey

Ryan Murphy Is Developing #MeToo Anthology Series ‘Consent’ Tackling Harvey Weinstein, Kevin Spacey
Ryan Murphy is plotting a new anthology TV series about the #MeToo movement that has felled Hollywood legends like Harvey Weinstein and Kevin Spacey.

The show, tentatively titled “Consent,” would explore a different case in each episode in the model of “Black Mirror,” the veteran producer told The New Yorker in a profile posted Monday.

Murphy, who recently signed a $300 million deal with Netflix after years developing hits like “American Horror Story,” “Feud” and “American Crime Story” for FX, told the magazine that he was not surprised by the tsunami of accusations that had come out about Hollywood legends.
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Olivia de Havilland Takes Another Crack at That ‘Feud’ Lawsuit

Olivia de Havilland Takes Another Crack at That ‘Feud’ Lawsuit
Gotta give Olivia de Havilland credit on one front, at least — she’s tenacious.

Gone With the Wind” star de Havilland, 101, is taking another shot at her lawsuit against FX over her portrayal in the FX offering “Feud,” filing a petition asking the California Supreme Court to review an appeals court’s opinion.

De Havilland initially filed suit against FX in June 2017, alleging that her identity was used without her authorization in the FX series, and that the actress, who was portrayed by Catherine Zeta-Jones in the miniseries, was placed in a false light.
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Olivia de Havilland Looks to Revive ‘Feud’ Defamation Suit

Olivia de Havilland Looks to Revive ‘Feud’ Defamation Suit
Olivia de Havilland has asked the Supreme Court of California to review a decision by a lower court throwing out her lawsuit against FX Networks.

In March, a three-judge panel of the state appeals court tossed out de Havilland’s defamation suit, in which the actress claimed that the miniseries “Feud” included a damaging portrayal of her. The decision by the appeals court was viewed as an affirmation of the right of filmmakers to embellish the historical record.

“Whether a person portrayed in one of these expressive works is a world-renowned film star — ‘a living legend’ — or a person no one knows,
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Catherine Zeta-Jones to Topline Facebook Watch Series “Queen America”

Zeta-Jones in “Side Effects”

Catherine Zeta-Jones has a new title: Queen America. The Oscar-winning actress has signed on to star in a new Facebook Watch series from Meaghan Oppenheimer (“Fear the Walking Dead”), Deadline confirms. “Queen America” — which has received a 10-episode straight-to-series order — sees Zeta-Jones playing Vicki Ellis, a merciless Midwestern pageant coach.

Created and written by Oppenheimer, “Queen America” is set in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The dark comedy centers on Vicki’s relationship with Miss America wannabe Samantha Stone. “Vicki is desperately sought after by young women competing to be Miss America for one reason: she can turn any girl into a winner,” the source teases. “But when she gets paired with the beautiful but unpolished Samantha, Vicki’s entire reputation might be at stake.”

Joining Oppenheimer as exec producers are Made Up Stories’ Bruna Papandrea and Casey Haver.

Oppenheimer and Papandrea previously collaborated on the ABC pilot “Broken.
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What We Do In The Shadows Series Officially Ordered by FX

"The procession of shame" is coming to the small screen, as FX has officially ordered a 10-episode first season of a What We Do in the Shadows TV series.

Based on the 2014 horror comedy of the same name, the What We Do in the Shadows TV series will follow "three vampires who have been roommates for hundreds and hundreds of years" in New York City.

It's not yet known if the actors from the movie will reprise their roles in the TV series, but co-writers and co-directors Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi will executive produce the series, which is expected to premiere on FX in the spring of 2019.

In addition to the FX series, two potential spinoff projects based on What We Do in the Shadows are also in the works, one focused on the werewolves (not "swear wolves") the vampires encounter one night in town, and the other (tentatively
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Catherine Zeta-Jones to Star in Facebook Watch Series "Queen America" From Paul Lee’s New Studio

Catherine Zeta-Jones to Star in Facebook Watch Series
Catherine Zeta-Jones has signed on to play the lead role in a new Facebook Watch series titled “Queen America,” Variety has learned.

The one-hour series, which has received a 10-episode straight-to-series-order, is described as a dark comedy set in Tulsa, Oklahoma. It revolves around Vicki Ellis (Zeta-Jones), the most renowned and ruthless pageant coach in the state, and the hapless Samantha Stone, who hopes Vicki can mold her into worthwhile contender for the title of Miss America. Vicki is desperately sought after by young women competing to be Miss America for one reason; she can turn any girl into a winner.
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‘Pose’ Trailer: FX Offers a Royal Look at a Trans Romance Involving Evan Peters and Indya Moore — Watch

FX has released a new, more extensive look at “Pose,” Ryan Murphy’s latest series for the network. Though Murphy — who also created “American Horror Story,” “Feud,” and “American Crime Story” for the network, among others — recently signed a $300 million Netflix deal, his time at FX isn’t over yet. Watch the new trailer below.

The upcoming series “looks at the juxtaposition of several segments of life and society in New York: the rise of the luxury Trump-era universe, the downtown social and literary scene and the ball culture world,” per a description of its premise. “Pose” features the largest cast of transgender actors playing series regulars of any scripted TV show ever produced.

That ensemble is joined by Murphy favorite Evan Peters, whose burgeoning romantic entanglement with Indya Moore’s character is glimpsed in the trailer, as well as Kate Mara. “Pose” premieres on Sunday, June 3.
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Fox 21 Television Studios Promotes Nissa Diederich to Run Production

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Fox 21 Television Studios has promoted production executive Nissa Diederich to Executive Vice President of Production.

President of Production Bert Salke, who Diederich will report to, announced her expanded role Tuesday, which will include oversight of all production matters on series including “American Crime Story,” “Homeland,” Queen of the South,” “Genius” and “The Chi,” as well as the upcoming “Pose,” “Mayans, “The Politician” and “Ratched.”

She will also continue to helm productions of 20th Century Fox TV’s Ryan Murphy series “American Horror Story” and “9-1-1.”

Also Read: Ryan Murphy's 'Pose': FX Drops a Trailer, and a Release Date (Video)

The new VP will work closely with the studio’s showrunners on securing stages and locations, hiring crew, managing budgets and supervising projects from pre- to postproduction.

“Nissa has overseen some incredibly ambitious productions, from seasons of ‘Homeland’ overseas in South Africa and Berlin and ‘Genius’ in Budapest, to the multiple series of the prolific Ryan Murphy, and she is beloved by creators and executives alike,” Salke said. “She has been enormously helpful to Mark Pearson and me as we’ve grown the Fox 21 Tvs business, and we consider ourselves fortunate to have such a seasoned pro in this vital role.”

Also Read: 'American Horror Story' Season 8: Here's Everything We Know Right Now

Below is Diederich’s full bio, per Fox 21 Television Studios:

Diederich joined the former Fox Television Studios twenty years ago as a Manager of Production Finance, rising through the ranks to oversee all aspects of production finance for primetime network, cable, international and alternative television production for Fox Television Studios, Fox World Productions, Regency Television and The Greenblatt Janollari Studio. Most recently serving as Senior Vice President, Production at both Fox 21 Television Studios and 20th Century Fox Television before that, Diederich oversaw the productions of Ryan Murphy’s “Glee,” “American Horror Story,” “American Crime Story,” and Feud,” Kurt Sutter’s “Sons of Anarchy” and upcoming “Mayans,” and Alex Gansa’s “Homeland.”

Diederich is a graduate of University of Southern California with a Bs in Communications & Social Sciences.

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Fox Searchlight Enters the TV Business, and Potentially a New Turf War Inside 21st Century Fox

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As Disney and 21st Century Fox approach the merger of their production assets, Fox has one more opportunity for infighting with the announcement of Searchlight Television, a new division of Fox Searchlight Pictures that will develop for broadcast, cable, and streaming.

David Greenbaum and Matthew Greenfield have been promoted to presidents of production for film and television, effective immediately. Searchlight Television said it would develop “scripted series, limited series, documentaries and more.”

However, about that timing. Once the Disney/Fox merger is consummated, 21st Century Fox employees will be in a state of wait and see. The future for all Fox content producers — Fox Searchlight, 20th Century Fox Film, 20th Century Fox TV — is unclear.

This also creates more TV production competition inside 21st Century Fox. Searchlight Television won’t fall under the domain of Fox Television Group chairmen Dana Walden and Gary Newman, whose oversight includes the Fox network,
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Ryan Murphy Thinks It’s “Gross” To Cover Lewinsky/Clinton Scandal For ‘American Crime Story’

Ryan Murphy has definitely found his niche in anthology programming. The creator of “American Horror Story” and “Feud” is also the mastermind behind FX’s “American Crime Story,” which quickly gained critical-acclaim and tons of awards for its first season documenting the Oj Simpson trial. With the second season, covering the killing of fashion designer Versace, recently finished, everyone has been wondering what’s upcoming in the series.
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‘Trust’ Off To Slow Ratings Start, ‘Barry’ & ‘The Terror’ Ok

FX’s limited series Trust, about the abduction in Italy of John Paul Getty III, launched last Sunday with 1.38 million Live+3 viewers, according to Nielsen data released today. That was up +74% from the 797,000, who watched the Simon Beaufoy/Danny Boyle drama in Live+Same Day but way below recent drama/limited premieres on FX. That includes Feud (3.8 million viewers in Live+3), The People v O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story (8.3 million), Taboo (3.43…
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Trust: Season One Ratings

FX has racked up some Nielsen ratings wins with anthology series like American Horror Story, American Crime Story, and Feud. Simon Beaufoy's new Trust TV show is also an anthology about one family's triumphs and tragedies. Should it get a renewal, each season will focus on a different chapter in the epic of the Getty family, of oil dynasty fame. How will their history -- layered with wealth, power, and personal failings -- play out on the small screen? Will Trust be cancelled or renewed for season two? Stay tuned. The first, 10-episode season of Trust stars Donald Sutherland as J. Paul Getty Sr., Michale Esper as J. Paul Getty Jr., Harris Dickinson as John Paul Getty III, Hilary Swank as Gail Getty, and Brendan Fraser as James Fletcher Chace. The FX anthology drama kicks off in 1973, in Rome, when the Italian
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