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"Weeds": STARZ Scores Mary Louise Parker-Starring Sequel Series

Series creator Jenji Kohan went on to create and run Orange is the New Black for Netflix. The Definitive Suburban Mom Weed Dealer Comedy Lionsgate TV produced the original show and is developing the sequel for STARZ Louise-Parker is attached to star and executive produce[...]

"Slutty Teenage Bounty Hunters" Set to Raise Eyebrows on Netflix

Jenji Kohan is switching things up a bit after spending some time in prison And by prison, I mean the set from Orange is the New Black, which she has been writing and producing since 2012 She's getting ready to start production on her new show, Slutty Teenage Bounty Hunters, which is being made as[...]

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Orange Is the New Black Season 6 Teaser Goes "To the Max" with July Premiere Date

[caption id="attachment_860649" align="aligncenter" width="556"] Credit: Netflix[/caption]Looks like Orange Is the New Black fans won't have to wait much longer to learn the fates of Piper (Taylor Schilling), Crazy Eyes (Uzo Aduba), Red (Kate Mulgrew), and the other inmates and staff of Litchfield Penitentiary. Netflix tweeted a teaser for the series' upcoming sixth season (running under the tagline of “Bye[...]

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Ryan Murphy Signs Exclusive Multi-Year Deal with Netflix

Murphy is the latest in a series of creative deals set by Netflix, which also includes Grey’s Anatomy‘s Shonda Rhimes, Friends‘ Marta Kauffman and Weeds’ Jenji Kohan.Deadline Hollywood [caption id="attachment_792655" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Kathy Hutchins /[/caption]In what many are calling one of the largest creative contracts in television ever, Emmy, Golden Globe and Peabody Award-winning[...]

GLOW Season 2 Brings The Sopranos' Annabella Sciorra into the Ring

Created and executive produced by Liz Flahive and Carly Mensch and executive produced by Orange Is the New Black creator Jenji Kohan and Tara Herrmann, the series stars Alison Brie (Community), Betty Gilpin (Nurse Jackie), Sydelle Noel (Arrow),  Britney Young (Those Who Can't) and Marc Maron (Maron).Best known for her Emmy-nominated performance as Gloria Trillo in HBO’s The[...]

Mark Out For The First Full Trailer For Netflix's GLOW (Gorgeous Ladies Of Wrestling)

But Netflix has finally released the first full trailer for GLOW, the series from the creators of Orange is the New Black and starring Alison Brie, a fictionalized account of the real story of Gorgeous Ladies Of Wrestling.Here's Netflix's description of the show: Inspired by the real story of the 1980's female wrestling league, the series[...]

Community's Alison Brie To Become A Gorgeous Lady Of Wrestling

from Weeds creator Jenji Kohan Based on the mid-1980s women's wrestling league (and syndicated television series), Brie will star as a struggling actress who finds herself joining the league and facing all its spandex, body slams and Aquanet-assisted hairdos.Having watched an appalling amount of television as a child, I have a few memories of G.L.O.W[...]

A New Salem Witchcraft Series From The Creator Of Weeds And Orange Is The New Black

Jenji Kohan, who created Orange is the New Black and Weeds, is turning to witchcraft for her next TV series, according to THR.The Salem-set untitled show is being developed for HBO, which means it'll probably be really violent and really sexy, and:explores the circumstances surrounding one of the most compelling chapters in American history, when[...]

Trailer For New Netflix Series From Weeds Creator Jenji Kohan – Orange Is The New Black

The next of Netflix's original commissions is Orange is the New Black, a prison comedy-drama from Jenji Kohan, the creator of Weeds It's derived from the memoirs of Piper Kerman, sometime money launderer and drug trafficker Here we meet "Piper Chapman," played by Taylor Schilling.[youtube][/youtube]This is actually funnier than a lot of full sitcom episodes I've[...]