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“The Mandalorian”: Giancarlo Esposito Breaks Down Season 1 Finale, Joining “Star Wars”

"The Mandalorian": Giancarlo Esposito Talks Season 1 Finale, Joining "Star Wars" Universe

During the Better Call Saul panel at the Television Critics Association (TCA) winter meetings, Esposito talked about the future of the character heading to next season: “[My role] is growing Yes, I do I most certainly do.”[caption id="attachment_1148517" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] Lucasfilm[/caption] Esposito on Joining "Star Wars" Universe Esposito provided scant details about The Mandalorian's second season[...]

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"Tirdy Works": Artist's Moose "No. 2" Artwork Squeezes Out truTV Series Order [TEASER]

TruTV announced a series order for a new unscripted sitcom called Tirdy Works at the Television Critics Association (TCA) winter press meetings Artist Mary Winchenbach creates artwork from moose droppings in the small town of Somerville, Maine - where she lives The cable network describes the series as an off-kilter look at entrepreneurship, parenthood, and life[...]

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"Star Trek": Alex Kurtzman, Heather Kadin Talk TV/Film Connections, Futures

The reunification between the television and film ends of the franchise provides new opportunities for Star Trek - but Picard executive producers Alex Kurtzman and Heather Kadin are  saying, “Not so fast.” At the Television Critics Association (TCA) winter meeting, Kurtzman and Kadin revealed the planning for the television end of the Star Trek universe on[...]


Showtime Confirms Master Chief as Lead Character in Live-Action 'Halo' Series

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bungie[/caption]Taking their turn in the spotlight during this year's Television Critics Association (TCA) summer press event, Showtime used the occasion to confirm that Master Chief will in fact be the main character in the cable giant's 10-episode scripted drama series based on Microsoft‘s Halo video game franchise. Showtime President of Programming Gary Levine confirmed[...]

'One Dollar' Proves a Deadly Price to Pay in First CBS All Access Teaser

[caption id="attachment_897922" align="aligncenter" width="600"] CBS All Access[/caption]If you thought CBS All Access' turn at the Television Critics Association's (TCA) summer press event was only about Star Trek, fairy tales, Murphy Brown, and The Big Bang Theory, then you almost missed out on your first look at what could be the surprise hit of the session:[...]

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The Big Bang Theory: CBS in "Preliminary Discussions" for Additional Seasons

Now comes word out of today's Television Critics Association (TCA) summer press event that the network is in negotiations with series producer Warner Bros. TV to bring back the series.When asked about the possibility of the series' return, CBS Entertainment President Kelly Kahl responded: "We don’t believe it’s the final season We are in preliminary discussions to[...]



FX Renews 'American Horror Story' for Season 10; Discusses Show's Future

Looks like American Horror Story fans can pencil themselves in for another round of frights for Fall 2020 (tentatively), with FX using the occasion of their Television Critics Association (TCA) summer press event to announce that Ryan Murphy/Brad Falchuk's horror anthology series has been renewed for a 10th season.In an exclusive interview with Deadline Hollywood, FX[...]


FX Adapting James Clavell's Feudal Japan Novel 'Shogun' as 10-Episode Limited Series

After nearly four decades since NBC's award-winning miniseries event helped firmly cement the "event series" in the television landscape, FX is ordering a 10-episode limited series adaptation of James Clavell's best-selling novel Shogun. Announced by FX Networks and FX Productions CEO John Landgraf during today's Televison Critics Association's (TCA) summer press event, the project is set to […]

FX's Fargo Taps Chris Rock to Lead 1950's Kansas City, Missouri Set Season 4

As part of a series of announcements stemming from the cable network as part of their Television Critics Association's (TCA) summer press tour event, FX Networks and FX Productions CEO John Landgraf announced that comedian/actor/author Chris Rock (Top Five) will headline Noah Hawley's Emmy award-winning series as head of a crime family in 1950's Kansas City, Missouri.Here's a look an[...]

9-1-1 Season 2: Jennifer Love Hewitt Answers an 8.2 Magnitude Call in Fox Trailer

[caption id="attachment_896579" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Fox[/caption]With Fox taking its turn at this summer Television Critics Association's (TCA) summer press tour, we're getting a first-look trailer for the second season of Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk, and Tim Minear's emergency drama series 9-1-1 In the video below, fans get their first look at new series lead Jennifer Love Hewitt's[...]

Netflix VP Cindy Holland on Saving 'Lucifer', Cancelling 'Everything Sucks', Status of 'Shadowhunters', and More

Between announcing new projects and addressing issues surrounding series such as Insatiable and 13 Reasons Why, Netflix had a very active Sunday session at this summer's Television Critics Association's (TCA) press tour During a portion of her meeting with the media, Netflix's Vice-President of Original Content Cindy Holland offered updates and some perspective on the cancellations[...]

Netflix's 'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' to Cast Premiere Spell in October

On a stage filled with Sabrina lookalikes performing for the crowd, Netflix formally announced that Chilling Adventures of Sabrina will work its 10-episode magic across the streaming service on October 26th. Riverdale's Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa penned the script for the series and serves as executive producer alongside Riverdale collaborators Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter, Archie Comics CEO Jon Goldwater […]


Maniac: Netflix Releases Teaser for Cary Fukunaga Dark Comedy Series with Jonah Hill, Emma Stone

Netflix kept the announcement machine rolling along at this summer's Television Critics Association's (TCA) with our first official teaser for Maniac, the streaming service’s new 10-episode half-hour comedy series from director Cary Fukunaga (Beasts of No Nation, True Detective).Based on the original 2014 Norwegian series, the series stars Jonah Hill (The Wolf of Wall Street) and Emma[...]

Amazon Studios, Russo Brothers Team for "Groundbreaking Global Television Franchise"

[caption id="attachment_894745" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Marvel[/caption]If you thought Amazon Studios' Television Critics Association's (TCA) session was only going to be about The Lord of the Rings, 1950's horror event series, and virtual reality comedies, then you'd be sadly mistaken - and missing out on what might turn out to be the biggest announcement from the[...]