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Mindy Kaling Casts The Night Of Star Poorna Jagannathan in Netflix Project

Mindy Kaling Casts "The Night Of" Star Poorna Jagannathan in Netflix Project

Mindy Kaling's semi-autobiographical Netflix series has landed its mom, with Poorna Jagannathan signing on to the series to play opposite Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, who will play the series' lead character, a young woman named Devi. Kaling's childhood will be serving as a background for the series, which will be co-written by Mindy Kaling and her The […]

The Plot Against America: Winona Ryder Zoe Kazan John Turturro 4 More Join HBO Miniseries

'The Plot Against America': Winona Ryder, Zoe Kazan, John Turturro, 4 More Join HBO Miniseries

Winona Ryder (Stranger Things), Zoe Kazan (The Ballad of Buster Scruggs), Morgan Spector (Homeland), Anthony Boyle (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child), Azhy Robertson (Untitled Noah Baumbach Project), John Turturro (The Night Of), and newcomer Caleb Malis are set to join the project, from Annapurna Pictures and Joe Roth.[caption id="attachment_1016402" align="alignnone" width="1600"] Penguin Random House/Netflix/HBO[/caption]Written[...]

The Talented Mr. Ripley: Steve Zaillian Bringing Patricia Highsmiths Anti-Hero to Series

'The Talented Mr. Ripley': Steve Zaillian Bringing Patricia Highsmith's Anti-Hero to Series

The project is looking for a direct-to-series order, with Zaillian (The Night Of) expected to write/direct most of the first season.[caption id="attachment_1005659" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Paramount[/caption]Endemol Shine North America is set to produce, with Sharon Levy overseeing Zaillian, Garrett Basch, Philipp Keel, and Entertainment 360’s Guymon Casady and Ben Forkner will executive produce[...]

SundanceTV AMC Networks Join for Series Adaptation of Umberto Ecos The Name of the Rose

SundanceTV, AMC Networks Join for Series Adaptation of Umberto Eco's The Name of the Rose

Co-written by Andrea Porporati (Il dolce e l’amaro, La Piovra), Nigel Williams and Giacomo Battiato (L’infiltré, Karol: A Man Who Became Pope), the project stars John Turturro (The Night Of), Michael Emerson (Lost, Person of Interest) and Rupert Everett (Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children).“SundanceTV and Sundance Now are proud to join Tele München Group on[...]

Your Honor: Peter Moffat Robert And Michelle King Set Series At Showtime

Your Honor: Peter Moffat, Robert And Michelle King Set Series At Showtime

CBS TV Studios' legal thriller drama series Your Honor might not be setting up shop at The Eye Network, but it's still staying within the family: Showtime has made a series commitment to the Scripted World-produced project, which is based on the Israeli series Kvodo (Your Honor). Written by award-wining British TV writer/playwright Peter Moffat […]

A Nervous Main Character: Thoughts On The Night Ofs Advance Viewing

A Nervous Main Character: Thoughts On The Night Of's Advance Viewing

Last Sunday, just before Game of Thrones began on my HBO Go app, a preview played announcing that their newest show The Night Of, could be viewed a few weeks prior to the actual premiere of the show.Bleeding Cool reported that a few weeks back and described the show for readers: "The program delves into the intricacies of a complex[...]