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Denzel Washington's Athlete Son Lands Big Acting Role

Denzel Washington's eldest son is set to follow dad into acting after landing a role in a new Tv series, while rehabbing an American football injury.John David Washington had to put his National Football League...

From The UK To America: Hbo Finds Channel 4'S 'Utopia'

British conspiracy theory Utopia is heading to the U.S, and it couldn’t have found a better home. HBO are remaking the show, which first broadcast on Channel 4 last year. The stateside adaptation – which...

David Fincher Adapting Utopia For American Tv

Filmmaker David Fincher is set to direct and executive produce a U.S. adaptation of British Tv series Utopia.The Fight Club director is re-teaming with author Gillian Flynn - the woman behind his latest film Gone...

Jack Black And Tim Robbins To Co-star In Comedy Series

High Fidelity co-stars Jack Black and Tim Robbins are re-teaming and heading to the small screen in a new dark comedy.Bosses at America's Hbo network have given the go-ahead for The Brink, a Tv series...

Lena Dunham Confirms "Not That Kind Of Girl" Book Release Date

It’s finally here, or at least that’s how Lena Dunham put it when she announced that her highly anticipated book, Not That Kind of Girl, is set to be released on October 7, 2014.The popular...

Neil Gaiman's 'American Gods' To Hit The Small Screen After Freemantlemedia Deal

For a while, it looked as though American Gods wouldn’t be coming to television sets at all, but a fresh deal with FreemantleMedia has made sure another of Neil Gaiman’s creations cross mediums from book...

Hbo Have Yet Another Winning Formula With 'Looking' - Review Round-up

HBO premiered their latest series last night (19 Jan.), the San Francisco-set Looking, a show about finding the right right partner and who you are in the world. The difference between the new show and...

The Newsroom To End After Upcoming Third Season

Hit Tv drama The Newsroom is to end after its upcoming third season.Aaron Sorkin's Emmy Award-winning series will begin production on its final season this spring (14), according to network bosses at Hbo. Announcing...

Woody Harrelson & Matthew Mcconaughey Can't Wait For You To See "Epic" 'True Detective'

Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey are the latest big name stars to ditch the silver screen in favour of premium television drama and will star together in HBO's latest hotly-anticipated series True Detective. Both stars...

Is True Detective Ready To Fill The Breaking Bad Void This Weekend?

Since Breaking Bad finished most of us have been fumbling around conversations like three-or-more people in a lift, not knowing what to say and endlessly flicking through Netflix to look for something else to watch....

Boardwalk Empire To End After Fifth Season

Acclaimed U.S. series Boardwalk Empire will end after its upcoming fifth season.The period drama, which is executive produced by Martin Scorsese and Mark Wahlberg, is coming to an end, network bosses announced on Thursday (09Jan14)....

Hbo Announces End Of 'Boardwalk Empire,' Premiere Date For 'Game Of Thrones'

It was a big day for HBO shows. The network makes their announcements on Thursday (January 9) about who will stay and who will go.'Game of Thrones' Emilia ClarkeBoardwalk Empire was one of the not-so-lucky...

Alexander Skarsgard Strips For South Pole Toilet Shot

Actor Alexander Skarsgard raised temperatures in the South Pole last month (Dec13) by posing naked on an outdoor toilet, and he has the photo proof of his prank.The hardy True Blood star, who reached the...

Luke Grimes Exits True Blood

Actor Luke Grimes is leaving True Blood after one season.The Taken 2 star, who joined the show in the sixth season, has unexpectedly decided to exit the drama, and his role as vampire James will...

Kevin Dillon Nursing Broken Wrist

Actor Kevin Dillon has broken his wrist just weeks before the big screen version of hit Tv series Entourage is set to begin filming.The star was spotted in Los Angeles on Tuesday (10Dec13) sporting a...

Russell Simmons & John Singleton Teaming Up For Tv Series

Rap mogul Russell Simmons and director John Singleton are teaming up to develop a U.S. Tv series.Club Life: Miami will be written and directed by the Boyz n the Hood filmmaker and will centre on...

Entourage Movie Bosses Hit With Legal Action From Real Vincent Chase

A Hollywood acting coach who shares the same name as Adrian Grenier's Entourage character has fired off a cease and desist notice to movie executives behind the planned film adaptation of the Tv series, amid...

Laurence Fishburne Revisiting Movie Character For New Tv Series

Actor Laurence Fishburne is set to revisit his Always Outnumbered movie character in a U.S. Tv series which he will produce and star in.The Matrix star first played Socrates Fortlow, an ex-convict who seeks redemption...

Kate Upton In Talks For Lead Role In Entourage Film

Model and actress Kate Upton is reportedly in talks to join the cast of the upcoming film adaptation of hit U.S. Tv series Entourage.The stunner is the frontrunner to play the love interest of movie...

Diane Keaton Plans Last Tango In Halifax Remake

Diane Keaton is planning an American remake of British Tv drama Last Tango In Halifax.The Annie Hall star has acquired the rights to the Bbc romantic drama and will shoot a U.S. version for cable...

Adrian Grenier Explains His Reasons For Entourage Film Delay

Actor Adrian Grenier has opened up about his hesitation to sign on for a planned movie adaptation of Entourage, insisting he has simply been trying to land fair deals for all the main cast members.Executive...

Hbo's 'Life According To Sam' Is An Uplifting, Enlightening Doc. It's Honest, Too

Often, documentaries surrounding a rare and incurable disease are contrived and have the specific goal to make their audiences feel bad and moved to action. HBO’s Life According to Sam doesn’t subscribe to any of...

Entourage Movie To Start Production In January, According To Kevin Connolly

Production on the Entourage movie is set to begin in January (14), according to Kevin Connolly.Executive producer Mark Wahlberg recently revealed the film was on hold because some cast members were asking for too much...

Mark Wahlberg Blames Entourage Movie Delay On Stars' Money Demands

Mark Wahlberg has blamed greed for holding up plans for a big screen adaptation of his hit series Entourage, suggesting the stars of the show are demanding too much money to reprise their roles.The Tv...

Producer A.c. Lyles Dies

Hollywood producer A.C. Lyles has died, aged 95.Lyles, whose full name was Andrew Craddock Lyles Jr., passed away at his home in Los Angeles on Friday (27Sep13). The filmmaker began working for a...

Time Warner's Bewkes Not Worried About Cord Cutting

Time Warner chief Jeff Bewkes can't imagine the day that cord cutting will become any sort of threat to cable companies. Speaking at a media conference in New York on Wednesday Bewkes seemed to suggest...

Emily Mortimer's Sitcom Gets The Green Light

A semi-autobiographical sitcom created by British movie star Emily Mortimer has been picked up by Tv bosses.The Shutter Island star has teamed up with her real-life best friend Dolly Wells to write Doll & Em,...

Liberace Movie Dominates Creative Arts Emmys

Steven Soderbergh's HBO movie, Behind the Candelabra, about the private life of Liberace won eight trophies during Sunday night's Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards, where 77 of the 101 Emmy awards are handed out. Its...

Michelle Monaghan To Play Lesbian In New Tv Drama

Source Code star Michelle Monaghan is to lock lips with actress Anna Torv in Glee creator Ryan Murphy's new Tv drama Open.Monaghan has been cast as a happily-engaged gynaecologist who falls for Torv's lesbian character....

Sigur Ros Enter The 'Game Of Thrones' - Hbo Drama Casts Musicians

The popular swords n' dragons drama Game of Thrones – yet another string to HBO’s impressive bow – has added the Icelandic band Sigur Ros to the cast of season four, which is set to...

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