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Alexander Skarsgård Joins Season 3 Of HBO Drama Series 'Succession'
Skarsgård has past and recent connections to HBO, as one of his most well-known roles being Eric in True Blood. Succession began back in 2018 and has gathered numerous nominations and has won 2 Golden Globe awards The dramatic series revolves around the Roy family and what follows after the father, the head of their large[...]
True Blood is reportedly getting a reboot (Image: HBO)
Just before the end of 2020, it was announced that HBO and Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa were teaming up for a new take on the popular vampire drama series True Blood as well as the Charlaine Harris novels. Aguirre-Sacasa is set to executive produce and also expected to co-write the pilot with executive producer Jami O'Brien (NOS4A2), with[...]
True Blood is reportedly getting a reboot (Image: HBO)
While the Riverdale and Chilling Adventures of Sabrina head honcho sets to premiere the trailer for the fifth season of the former and wrap up the series run of the latter, he's also running with a horror-tinged take on Pretty Little Liars for HBO Max that looks to be an "in canon reboot." On Wednesday,[...]
Stephen Amell in the wrestling ring (Image: WWE)
On Tuesday, we learned that Amell had a chance to work with co-star Chris Bauer (The Wire, True Blood, For All Mankind) for the first time- and to say he got a lot out of it would be an understatement: "Worked with Chris Bauer for the first time today It felt like being paid to[...]
Netflix will adapt "The Three-Body Problem" trilogy (Image: Netflix)
Weiss (Game of Thrones), and Alexander Woo (The Terror: Infamy, True Blood), with Rian Johnson and producing partner Ram Bergman (Looper, Knives Out, Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi) serving as executive producers- with all five billed by the streaming service as "fierce advocates for the source material." Netflix will adapt "The Three-Body Problem"[...]
In Defense of Licensed Comics: Why Media Tie-Ins Matter
The truth is, though, while the industry at large struggles with how to bring in new readers in an increasingly insular medium, licensed comics may be the answer. True Blood: Tainted Love cover, a licensed media-tie in from the HBO show Credit: IDW Publishing. In the early 2010s, when companies like IDW and Dark Horse's solicitations looked[...]
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True Blood, Twilight, Moonlight, and Buffy The Vampire Slayer all skewed towards younger viewers and featured hot vampire love interests for young, human women A few also featured other aspects of the supernatural such a demons, werewolves, and witches Now, more than a decade later, the fans of these franchises have grown up, and so have[...]
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Not long after the news broke, Midnight, Texas owner Universal Studios announced it would try to shop the show to another network or streaming service. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BJoRlWFde-IVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: MIDNIGHT, TEXAS Season 1 TRAILER (2016) New nbc Series (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BJoRlWFde-I) Midnight, Texas was based on a trilogy of novels by Charlaine Harris, the creator of Sookie[...]
Hellboy's Sophie Okonedo, 6 More Join New Anna Paquin Series 'Flack'
Credit: BBC Hellboy's Sophie Okonedo, Game of Thrones' Rebecca Benson, Arinze Kene (The Pass), Marc Warren (Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell), Rufus Jones (Camping), Genevieve Angelson (Good Girls Revolt) and Lydia Wilson (Requiem) have been tapped to join series lead Anna Paquin (True Blood) on Pop TV's upcoming celebrity PR drama-comedy series Flack. Created by Oliver Lansley (Whites,[...]
Anna Paquin to Star in 'Flack', a New Dramedy Series from Pop TV
Credit: (left): WGN America / (right): Pop TV Anna Paquin is keeping herself busy, with the True Blood star following up recent well-received runs on WGN America's Bellevue, Amazon's Philip K Dick's Electric Dreams and Netflix's Alias Grace with Pop TV's upcoming drama-comedy series Flack Created by Oliver Lansley (Whites, Alice's Adventures Underground) and directed by Peter[...]
Here and Now: HBO Sets February Premiere Date for Alan Ball Series
Credit: HBO HBO has finally set a premiere date for Alan Ball's (True Blood, Six Feet Under) upcoming new series Here and Now Set to premiere February 11, 2018, and airing on Sundays at 9:00 pm ET, the family-drama-with-a-twist stars Holly Hunter (The Piano) and Tim Robbins (The Shawshank Redemption) as parents of a multi-racial family made up of three adopted children and one[...]
Here and Now: HBO Releases Teaser for Alan Ball Family Drama Series
Credit: HBO HBO is prepping their subscribers for a new slate of programming in 2018, releasing the first teaser for Alan Ball's (True Blood, Six Feet Under) upcoming series Here and Now Set to premiere February 2018, the family-drama-with-a-twist stars Holly Hunter (The Piano) and Tim Robbins (The Shawshank Redemption) as parents of a multi-racial family[...]
Little Drummer Girl
Credit: Krimidoedel via Wikimedia Commons (CC BY 3.0) Florence Pugh (Marcella, Lady MacBeth) has been cast in the role of Charlie, with Skarsgård (True Blood, The Legend of Tarzan) assuming the role of Israeli intelligence officer Becker. Skarsgård can next be seen in Duncan Jones's Mute, as well as The Aftermath, opposite Keira Knightley. Laura Hastings-Smith will serve as producer for The[...]
Bellevue: WGN America Releases Trailer For Anna Paquin Crime Drama
Anna Paquin's (True Blood, Roots) new crime drama Bellevue has found a home at WGN America, as the network announced that its recently acquired new series will premiere on Tuesday January 23, 2018 at 10:00 pm ET / 9:00 pm CT. The eight-episode, one-hour series stars Paquin as Detective Annie Ryder; Shawn Doyle (House of Cards, Fargo)[...]
'True Blood,' 'Elementary' Star Nelsan Ellis Dies at 39
Nelsan Ellis, known affectionately by many for his role as Lafayette Reynolds on HBO's True Blood, has died after complications from heart failure at age 39. News of Ellis' passing was first made public by his The Help costar Octavia Spencer, who took to Instagram on Saturday morning, saying, "Just got word that we lost [Ellis][...]