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Weeds (Image: Showtime)
Having scored impressively with its global licensing deals for Mad Men, Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer revealed this week that Mary Louise Parker-starrer Weeds will be the company's next big push: "We're readying our next big property Weeds for syndication in the fall." The company (which also includes Netflix's Orange Is the New Black and STARZ's[...]
A look at Ratched (Image: Netflix)
The fourth and final season would blend Cuckoo's Nest into the narrative. A look at Ratched (Image: Netflix) Joining Paulson on the series are Jon Jon Briones (Sons of Anarchy), Charlie Carver (The Leftovers), Judy Davis (Feud), Harriet Harris  (Nurse Betty), Cynthia Nixon (Sex and the City), Hunter Parrish (Weeds), Amanda Plummer (Pulp Fiction), Corey Stoll (The Strain), Sharon Stone (Casino) Finn Wittrock (American Horror Story), Rosanna Arquette (Pulp Fiction), Sophie[...]
Weeds (Image: Showtime)
Weeds, the hit satire that helped define Showtime and served to influence a number of shows considered modern classics today is now in development for a sequel series at cable network STARZ. The show ran for eight seasons (from 2005 to 2012) and starred Mary Louise-Parker as a suburban widow who decides to become a marijuana[...]
'68 Whiskey': Ron Howard Directing Dark Military Comedy Pilot for Paramount Network
Adapted from the Israeli television series Charlie Golf One, the project stems from Academy Award winner Ron Howard and Brian Grazer's Imagine Television Studios and CBS TV Studios; with the pilot directed by Howard and written by The Brink co-creator Roberto Benabib (Weeds). Credit: yes Studios The series 68 Whiskey follows a multicultural mix of men and[...]
Jim Carrey Sings of Socks and Love in Heartbreaking New 'Kidding' Teaser from Showtime
Directed by Gondry and set to premiere on the cable network on September 9, the series also stars Judy Greer (I'm Sorry), Catherine Keener (Get Out, Death to Smoochy), Frank Langella (The Americans, Frost/Nixon) and Justin Kirk (Weeds); with Carrey, Gondry, Dave Holstein, Jason Bateman (Arrested Development, Ozark), Jim Garavente, Raffi Adlan, and Michael Aguilar[...]
orange is the new black season 6
pic.twitter.com/Y9tWQtIO37 — Orange Is the New Black (@OITNB) June 5, 2018 Created by Jenji Kohan (Weeds), Orange Is the New Black's sixth season will be answering a number of cliffhanger questions left unanswered from the previous season's finale Taking place in real time over the course of a three-day riot at the penitentiary, season 5's ender saw a[...]
Weeds' Justin Kirk Returns to Showtime in Jim Carrey Series 'Kidding'
Credit: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com What do weed, a children's television show, and Showtime have in common? Actor Justin Kirk (Weeds), who is set to star opposite Jim Carrey (The Truman Show), Judy Greer (I'm Sorry), Catherine Keener (Get Out, Death to Smoochy) and Frank Langella (The Americans, Frost/Nixon) in the premium cabler's upcoming half-hour comedy series[...]
Ryan Murphy
Murphy is the latest in a series of creative deals set by Netflix, which also includes Grey's Anatomy's Shonda Rhimes, Friends' Marta Kauffman and Weeds' Jenji Kohan. Deadline Hollywood Credit: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com In what many are calling one of the largest creative contracts in television ever, Emmy, Golden Globe and Peabody Award-winning producer/director/writer Ryan Murphy (Glee,[...]
The Weekly Static Interviews: Patrick Fischler of Happy! and Twin Peaks
Together they also raise Roscoe and Lady, local rescue dogs. Credit: Sharp & Associates TV Shows You've Seen Him In: DirecTV's Kingdom; Showtime's Shameless, Dice, Weeds and Californication; HBO's Silicon Valley, Veep and Curb Your Enthusiasm; USA's Suits; AMC's Mad Men; ABC's Lost, Scandal, Fresh Off the Boat and Grey's Anatomy; NBC's Law & Order: SVU; CBS' Criminal Minds; IFC's Maron; and[...]