Category Archives: Attachments (TV)
Paul Reubens, better known for his loveable man-child alter ego Pee-Wee Herman, is once again heading to the streets of Gotham to take on the role of Papa Penguin.
Vine star King Bach (Andrew Bachelor) is starring in a new show on Fox from Key & Peele‘s Alex Rubens as an undercover cop in his old neighborhood.
The Call of the Stryx, one of France’s most popular graphic novels is coming to TV thanks to Element 8 Entertainment, and will be adapted by Dune‘s John Harrison.
Fox is developing a new event series with Gina Prince-Blythewood and Brian Grazer inspired by the growing number of police-shootings that have gained national attention recently. Sanaa Lathan is set to star as an investigator of the shooting.
Showtime adds Peter Sarsgaard to cult series, Twin Peaks. The series is currently filming in Washington and is set to premiere in 2017. He joins Amanda Seyfried, Balthazar Getty, and Robert Knepper, as well as original series lead Kyle MacLachlin.
Len Deighton’s alternate reality, WWII mystery novel has been ordered to limited series on BBC. Kate Bosworth is attached to play a mysterious American who is involved in a British Resistance member’s death.
The series will follow an Indian-American rapper who decides to live with his parents in Queens, and is based on the real life of Indian-American rapper Heems.
Seyfried and Getty better start learning to talk backwards in their dreams. The two have just signed on for major roles in the reboot of the hit 90s mystery show.
Hunger Games director Francis Lawrence has teamed up with TV producer Mark Gordon for two new drama projects.
A&E is remaking the 1977 ABC mini-series, and the cast looks strong.
Crashing centers on a good-natured comedian whose wife leaves him, forcing him to stay on the couches of New York’s finest comics. The semi-autobiographical series is set to begin shooting this November,
Hannibal director David Slade will helm the adaptation of Gaiman’s bestselling 2001 novel, which centers on a modern day America where the ancient gods of myth exist in human form.
The series, which Netflix cites as having a multigenerational appeal, centers on a trio of orphans that are sent to live with bizarre relatives as they attempt to avoid a sinister, money-grubbing uncle who’s out to kill them, all while working to solve the mysterious murder of their parents.
With the core cast revealed, Marvel and Netflix are now moving on to other baddies for Luke Cage to fight.
Theo Rossi has signed on as a possible villain and Rosario Dawson commits to befriending all of the local heroes on Netflix.
The actor will voice the big bad in season two, Professor Zoom.
The accomplished actor has been selected for a possibly pivotal role in the third Marvel series from Netflix.
As usual, John Constantine gets a temporary reprieve from the afterlife, this time by way of a crossover episode on The CW.
A round-up of this week’s pilot and series TV casting and sales!
The World War II murder mystery series from BBC lands a director and is in talks with a potential lead.
Antoine Fuqua and Jerry Bruckheimer are teaming up to bring Training Day to television. The classic crime thriller, which featured Ethan Hawke as a rookie cop and Denzel Washington as his corrupt mentor, will be turned in a series adaptation from Warner Bros. TV.
Bill Hader has joined the cast of Fox’s “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” as the precinct’s new captain, following Andre Braugher’s character’s demotion at the end of the second season. The role will reunite the comedian with his former SNL co-star Andy Samberg.
Keiynan Lonsdale has been cast as Wally West in the second season of CW’s hit superhero series The Flash. Lonsdale will be a series regular, playing the fast-footed nephew of Candice Patton’s Iris West, with his first appearance on the drama slated for the winter.
NBC’s live production of The Wiz has found its Dorothy in Shanice Williams. After an extensive casting call, the network decided on the 18-year-old, who will join David Alan Grier as the Cowardly Lion, Mary J. Blige as the Wicked Witch of the West, and Queen Latifah as the Wiz.
Veteran thespian Max Von Sydow has been cast in the sixth season of HBO’s acclaimed hit series Game of Thrones. Von Sydow, who is already on set, is playing the Three-Eyed Raven.
The CW series will feature an ensemble of returning favorites and new additions to the CW/DC canon, showcasing a group of heroes and villains who suit up and join forces to take on Savage.
The ensemble superhero series, a spinoff of the massively successful Arrow and The Flash, follows a rag-tag group of heroes and villains that band together to defeat immortal baddie Vandal Savage.
Falling Skies Ryan Robbins is set to join the cast of the CW’s comic-based drama Arrow in its upcoming fourth season. The actor will recur as Conklin, a member of Shadowspire and will serve as an enemy to series star Stephen Amell’s Oliver Queen AKA Green Arrow.