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TNT Orders 'The Alienist' Follow-Up Limited Series 'The Angel of Darkness'
TNT is getting back into the Caleb Carr business, following up their successful limited series adaptation of The Alienist with a limited series order for Carr's follow-up novel in the Dr Laszlo Kreizler series, The Angel of Darkness. TNT Reuniting Alienist cast mates Daniel Bruhl, Luke Evans and Dakota Fanning, the project will mine more source material from[...]
Why Do Russian Trolls Hate The Alienist?
When I spotted such a group of highly determined trolls bashing The Alienist in some of our posts about the TV show, I got curious and looked into it. The original novel The Alienist by Caleb Carr has been one of my favorite books for a long time It's a well-crafted thriller based on New York[...]
Castle in the Sky
This article contains spoilers for the season one finale of the Alienist – Castle in the Sky. . . . . . Photo by Kata Vermes – © ô & © 2017 Turner Entertainment Networks, Inc A Time Warner Company All Rights Reserved. I binge watched the first nine episode of the Alienist and was really looking forward to the finale last[...]
Tonight is the season 1 finale of The Alienist, and the team is closing in on the suspected killer — but they are missing one member of their group Laszlo (Daniel Brühl) is still reeling from the death of his close friend two episodes back and has shut himself away from the world while John[...]
Margaret Atwood's 'MaddAddam' Trilogy Being Adapted to Series
The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) debuted a miniseries version of Atwood's Alias Grace in September, with the show premiering on Netflix in November. Anonymous and Paramount has been running the table recently when it comes to book adaptations, including: Catch-22 with George Clooney on Hulu; 13 Reasons Why at Netflix; TNT's The Alienist; and Anne Rice's[...]
The Alienist Season 1, Episode 1: Thoughts on the Series Premiere
Welcome to The Weekly Static's takeaways from TNT's series adaptation of authors Caleb Carr's 1994 historical thriller The Alienist With "The Boy on the Bridge" set to premiere Monday night, we're here with out thoughts on the first episode and to let you know just how good of a job the show's creative did (or[...]
Luther Season 5: Idris Elba Is "Back in London, Back in the Coat"
With a fifth season announced in June 2017, Jamie Payne (The Alienist, White Princess) has been tapped to direct all four episodes; with Elba, creator Neil Cross, Marcus Wilson, Hilary Salmon and Elizabeth Kilgarriff. "We missed John Luther We missed some old friends And we wanted to make the biggest, scariest, darkest, most thrilling series of Luther[...]
Paramount TV, Anonymous Bringing Epic Novel 'Shantaram' to Series
Television is the perfect medium for the novel, and Steve Golin and Nicole Clemens at Anonymous Content are the perfect partners." Anonymous Content and Paramount TV have been on a production "hot streak" as of late, with Netflix's 13 Reasons Why and the upcoming Maniac; Epix's Berlin Station; TNT's adaptation of The Alienist; and a six-part[...]
TNT Alienist Costume Installation
Currently on display at the Time Warner Center are the costumes from TNT's The Alienist, which looks to be an exciting show coming to the network From the press release: "An unflinching psychological thriller amidst the underbelly of New York City's "Gilded Age," TNT's The Alienist follows Laszlo Kreizler (Daniel Brühl, Rush), a brilliant and obsessive[...]
New The Alienist Trailer Shows the Method Against the Madness
As we see from the newest trailer for TNT's adaptation of Caleb Carr's The Alienist, police commissioner Theodore Roosevelt (Brian Geraghty), criminal psychologist Dr Laszlo Kreizler (Daniel Brühl), newspaper illustrator John Moore (Luke Evans) and personal investigator Sara Howard (Dakota Fanning) each begin to realize that it might take a little madness to to solve[...]
House Of Cards: Netflix Suspends Season 6 Production
Variety reported yesterday that Netflix is considering three new series that would be set in the Frank Underwood universe; including one that would focus on political aide-de-camp Doug Stamper (Michael Kelly), with executive producer Eric Roth (The Alienist) set to pen the series. Coming less than 24 hours after the announcement that Season 6 would be[...]
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TNT  has released a second trailer and set a premiere date for their upcoming turn of the century serial killer thriller, The Alienist The series starring Daniel Brühl, Luke Evans and Dakota Fanning will premiere at 9 PM Monday, January 22 Based on the novel of same name by Caleb Carr. The psychological thriller drama is[...]
The Alienist Hunts For A Serial Killer In First Trailer From TNT
The first trailer for the upcoming serial killer search show The Alienist from TNT just hit, and it looks pretty great: The series is based on a novel of same name by author Caleb Carr, and the majority of the action takes place in 1896 after a series of gruesome murders take the lives of several boy prostitutes[...]