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A look back on John and Sara's romance heading into The Alienist: Angel of Darkness (image: TNT).

The Alienist: Angel of Darkness Revists Sara and John's Romance

With a little less than two months to go before TNT premieres the long-awaited follow-up to the first season (or "limited series," with all of the awards season reclassifying that went on), The Alienist: Angel of Darkness is offering viewers a series of mini "refresher course" on what to keep in mind when Sunday, July 26 […]

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Lovecraft Country Teaser Shows Stories Can Be Deadly, Living Things

With a little more than two months still to go before HBO unleashes its upcoming thriller-drama Lovecraft Country, the cable giant is offering a fresh look at the eagerly-anticipated series. Adapted from Matt Ruff's 2016 novel of the same name by showrunner/EP Misha Green (Underground), EP Jordan Peele (Get Out), and EP J.J. Abrams, Lovecraft Country […]

Jahkara Smith is Maggie in NOS4A2, courtesy of AMC.

NOS4A2 Showrunner Jami O'Brien Posts Apology, Praises Jahkara Smith

Earlier this week, NOS4A2 actress Jahkara Smith (Maggie) took to Twitter to call out AMC for their delayed response in supporting the Black community, the global protests taking place in honor of the late Gregory Floyd, and the Black Lives Matter movement. Smith has a lifetime of activism, more often than not exercising the "active" part […]

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NOS4A2 Season 2: AMC Posts Interestingly-Timed Behind the Scenes Video

With less than three weeks to go before the second season of AMC's NOS4A2, the show's cast and creators are taking viewers behind the scenes of Vic (Ashleigh Cummings) and Charlie's (Zachary Quinto) deadly reunion in an interestingly-timed new featurette (more on that below). Though many believed Charlie was too far gone to ever come […]

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The Witcher Season 2 Prod Can Resume; Lauren S. Hissrich: Page-Folder?

Hissrich has been spending time getting to know the novels even more than she knew them before (and that was already mind-scaringly impressive), but little did she know the controversy she would create Does it have something to do with timelines? Maybe some things that are going to be left out of the second season?[...]

Jodie Foster as Clarice Starling in The Silence of the Lambs, courtesy of MGM-Orion.

Clarice: "Lambs" Sequel Series Sets Elizabeth Klaviter as Showrunner

Based on characters and situations from Thomas Harris' novels, the series also stars Nick Sandow, Michael Cudlitz, Lucca De Oliveira, Devyn A Tyler, and Kal Penn, and stems from executive producers Alex Kurtzman and Jenny Lumet.[caption id="attachment_1145851" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Jodie Foster as Clarice Starling in The Silence of the Lambs, courtesy of MGM-Orion.[/caption]Penn's Emin Grigoryan[...]

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Glen Mazzara Discusses The Dark Tower Pilot, Series That Might've Been

Earlier this year, Amazon Studios passed on the series pilot for Stephen King's The Dark Tower series of novels, with Amazon executives reportedly not feeling it was as strong as other big-ticket pilots that were given greenlights like Wheel Of Time and The Lord Of the Rings Developed by showrunner/executive producer Glen Mazzara (The Walking Dead),[...]

Greg Berlanti Adapting Vampire Diaries Author's Forbidden Game Novels

Television are teaming up to bring The Vampire Diaries author LJ Smith's "The Forbidden Game" trilogy of young adult horror novels The two companies landed the results in a competitive situation, with Berlanti, Sarah Schechter, and David Madden set to executive produce, with a search currently underway for a writer The Secret Circle author's deal[...]

Rooney Mara as Salander in The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, courtesy of Sony Pictures.

Amazon Studios Eyeing Lisbeth Salander-Focused Dragon Tattoo Series

No writer or lead actress is currently attached to the series.[caption id="attachment_1212275" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Rooney Mara as Salander in The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, courtesy of Sony Pictures.[/caption]A primary reason for the franchise's 100 million-plus book sales worldwide, Salander's literary life began with Larsson's three original "Millenium" novels: The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo,[...]

NOS4A2: Season 2 Official Trailer | Returns June 21

NOS4A2 Season 2 Trailer: Christmasland Dreams, Vic's Nightmares

With the second season of AMC's NOS4A2 now less than a month away from Vic McQueen (Ashleigh Cummings) and Charlie Manx (Zachary Quinto) resuming their war for survival, the network has released the official trailer for the series' return. Though many believed Manx to be dead and gone after the first season finale, Vic was […]

Matthew Rhys stars as Perry Mason, courtesy of HBO.

Perry Mason Preview Included in HBO's What's New in June 2020 Clip

On June 21, HBO and executive producer Robert Downey, Jr. are set to premiere Perry Mason, one of two series that we've been looking forward to from the cable giant (with Lovecraft Country being the other). Now, viewers are getting a new look at the series in the following "What New in June 2020" teaser (starting at […]

Maggie faces danger in NOS4A2, courtesy of AMC Networks.

NOS4A2 Stars Jahkara J. Smith, Ashleigh Cummings Share Fav Moments

AMC's second season of NOS4A2 is about a month away from unleashing the second season of Vic McQueen (Ashleigh Cummings) and Charlie Manx's (Zachary Quinto) war, which means the cast has been bust hitting social media (and practicing safe social distancing) to promote the supernatural thriller's return. From what the best and most memorable moments were […]

Dr. Laszlo Kreizler sees a mind to dissect in The Alienist: Angel of Darkness, courtesy of TNT.

The Alienist: Angel of Darkness Key Art Teases Our Team's New Hunt

Just to be clear: 1896 is the year that The Alienist took place in and is not the year that the last episode aired, though we more than understand if it feels that way. Now, more than two years after the final episode aired, TNT is posting some teaser key art for The Alienist: Angel […]

The Silence of the Lambs spinoff sequel series Clarice is coming soon to CBS (image courtesy of ViacomCBS).

Clarice EP Alex Kurtzman, Jenny Lumet On Silence of the Lambs Spinoff

Based on characters and situations from Thomas Harris' novels, the series also stars Nick Sandow, Michael Cudlitz, Lucca De Oliveira, Devyn A Tyler, and Kal Penn, and stems from executive producers Alex Kurtzman and Jenny Lumet Now, Kurtzman and Lumet are explaining how the series came to be while also cluing in interested viewers and[...]

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Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Star Clark Gregg Shares Star Wars Storytime

Just because Coulson and Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. are busy trying to get themselves unstuck from 1930's New York City to prevent the destruction of time itself doesn't mean the LMD's real-world counterpart has forgotten about the fans. As part of Disney's "Storytime" series (which also included Ming-Na Wen reading a story from A Place for […]

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Edgar Wright, Complete Fiction Set to Develop 3 Netflix Series

Lockwood & Co is a supernatural action-adventure detective series, adapted and based on Jonathan Stroud's best-selling novels In addition, the company has optioned the sci-fi horror trilogy, The Murders of Molly Southbourne, from novelist Tade Thompson and historical fantasy series, The City of Brass (The Daevabad Trilogy) from S.A Chakraborty.For Wright, the announcement not only marks[...]

Shadow and Bone Star Ben Barnes Discusses Netflix's Approach to Novels

Shadow and Bone Star Ben Barnes Discusses Netflix's Approach to Novels

Now, cast member Ben Barnes (General Kirigan aka The Darkling) is clarifying how accessible the eight-episode series will be for those not familiar with Leigh Bardugo’s bestselling "Shadow and Bone" and "Six of Crows" ("The Grishaverse") fantasy novels In addition, he discusses how the "shared universe" approach to the project will also be inviting to long-time[...]

Jahkara J. Smith and Mattea Conforti talk NOS4A2, courtesy of AMC Networks.

NOS4A2 Q&A with Jahkara J. Smith Returns; Mattea Conforti's BTS Image

In case you haven't figured it out by now, we were big fans of AMC's first season of NOS4A2. The battle between Vic McQueen (Ashleigh Cummings) and Charlie Manx (Zachary Quinto) played out slowly and methodically over the course of ten episodes. The payoff was more than worth our patience and handling that growing dread […]

Percy Jackson book series to be adapted for Disney+. Image Courtesy of 21 Century Studios.

Percy Jackson Series In Development for Disney+

The author also wrote “The Demigod Files”, “The Ultimate Guide”, “Demigods and Monsters”, and “The Demigod Diaries” to complement the novels The upcoming TV series will be produced by FOX 21 TV Studios, according to Deadline Hollywood. One of the most successful youth mythological fantasy adventures will make its way to television in Percy Jackson[...]

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Doctor Who: BBC Books Releases Details on Time Lord Victorious Novels

October 2020 brings the release of the novel The Knight, The Fool and The Dead by Steve Cole, followed in December 2020 with Una McCormack's novel All Flesh is Grass (with both novels available for pre-order) BBC Books is just one of many media companies partnering for this epic tale of the Time Lords, including[...]