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AMERICAN CRIME STORY Review: “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell”

versaceSeason 2, Episode 5 – The backstory of ill-fated Jeff Trail is revealed, and the larger picture of these stories snaps into focus in an excellent episode.

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Kathy Bates Pot Comedy “Disjointed” Canceled After One Season on Netflix

disjointed The Chuck Lorre multi-cam sitcom followed Kathy Bates as Ruth, a lifelong supporter of the legalization of weed who becomes the owner of an LA cannabis dispensary.

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Pilot Season 2018: The Complete Network Guide (Updating)

pilot season 2018UPDATED Every comedy and drama pilot as ordered by the broadcast networks for potential series pickup for the 2018-19 TV season will be listed here as they are announced.

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Kenya Barris’ “Bright Futures” Comedy Lands NBC Pilot Order

kenya barris Bright Futures, from writer and executive producer Hale Rothstein as well as writers and co-EPs Danny Segal & Isaac Schamis, follows a group of friends all stumbling through the transition from the clueless, immature twentysomethings they are now to the successful professionals they’re destined to be.

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“Grace and Frankie” Renewed for Season 5, RuPaul to Guest Star

grace and frankie The Lily Tomlin-Jane Fonda sitcom has booked RuPaul for a guest star role as Benjamin Le Day, described as a formidable and quick-witted adversary who faces off with Grace and Frankie.

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The CW Finally Expands Original Programming to Sunday Nights

TheCW_logolarge_960x540 “By expanding to six nights, The CW is now able to give our fans even more of the series they’re so passionate about,” network president Mark Pedowitz said in a statement.

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Lena Waithe Comedy “Twenties” Picked Up to Pilot at TBS

lena waithe The Master of None star and The Chi creator wrote the script back in 2009, reiterating how long she’s wanted to tell a story starring a queer black woman.

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THE PATH Review: “The Gardens of Giverny”

the-path-trailer-headerSeason 3, Episode 7 – Eddie’s attempt to bring Sarah back to the light on The Path hits a snag while they’re in France opening the new European Meyerist Center.

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BLACK LIGHTNING Review: “And Then the Devil Brought the Plague: The Book of Green Light”

Season 1, Episode 5 – On this week’s Black Lightning, Jefferson discovers that Tobias Whale is behind green light. Anissa, meanwhile, digs up a family secret.

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Ryan Murphy Heads to Netflix In One of the Richest Deals in Hollywood History

Ryan Murphy NetflixFrom Glee to American Horror Story to American Crime Story, this is one producer who knows what he’s doing… and now he’s going to do it for Netflix. Look out, world!

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TV Casting Round-Up (02.13.18) Bella Heathcote, Jamie McShane, Josh Dallas Land Roles & More…

HeathcoteExcerptThe Man in the High Castle star Bella Heathcote has been cast as the female lead opposite Jack Reynor in CBS All Access’ drama series Strange Angel.

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CBS All Access’ First Comedy Series “No Activity” Renewed for Season 2

no activity The show “flipped conventional storytelling on its head by showcasing some of the world’s best comedic talent as they hilariously explored the mundane lives of every day cops and criminals,” said Julie McNamara, Executive Vice President, Original Content for CBS All Access.

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“Atlanta” Season 2 Trailer Teases Arrival of “Robbin Season” (Video)

Screen Shot 2018-02-13 at 10.24.00 AM The new trailer for the Emmy-winning FX comedy shows Donald Glover’s character Earn, his burgeoning rap star cousin Paper Boi (Brian Tyree Henry), his on-again-off-again love interest Van (Zazie Beetz) and friends continuing to hustle and survive in their city.

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THIS CLOSE Review: Season 1

Season 1, Episodes 1-6 – This Close is by no means earth-shattering, but it is a profoundly affecting and charming depiction of the lives of two deaf friends.

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Judy Greer Becomes Series Regular on Jim Carrey’s Showtime Comedy “Kidding”

JudyGreerKiddingGreer previously appeared on the shows Married and Arrested Development, and she’s joining Carrey on his first regular television series in decades.

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THE ALIENIST Review: “These Bloody Thoughts”

Season 1, Episode 4 – On this week’s The Alienist, Kreizler digs deeper into what compels our serial murderer to kill. Moore goes on a date and Roosevelt comes under fire.

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LEGENDS OF TOMORROW Review: “Daddy Darhkest”

legends of tomorrow excerptSeason 3, Episode 10 – A hook-up, a demon, an exorcism, a goodbye, and an unexpected return. The Legends are back ya’ll.

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“New Girl” Star Hannah Simone Lands ABC’s “Greatest American Hero” Remake Lead

hannah simone Simone will play the role of Meera Patel, the Indian-American woman who loves loves tequila and karaoke and has spent her life searching and failing to find her thing. Then some aliens entrust her with ta super suit protect the planet, and the world has never been in more unreliable hands.

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TV Casting Round-Up (02.12.18) “The Orville”, “Claws”, “Shooter” Add to Their Cast & More…

OrvilleExcerpt Agents of Shield actress Felisha Terrell and Girls Trip star Regina Hall also land recurring roles.

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Mary J. Blige Joins Netflix’s “Umbrella Academy”

mary j blige Fresh off her Oscar nomination for Mudbound, the actress is joining Ellen Page, Tom Hopper, Emmy Raver-Lampman, David Castañeda, Robert Sheehan and Aidan Gallagher in the comic book adaptation.

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STAR TREK: DISCOVERY Review: “Will You Take My Hand?”

Season 1, Episode 15 – Star Trek: Discovery‘s season finale outshines its source material, proving that violence and narrative conflict are not synonymous.

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HERE AND NOW Review: “Eleven Eleven”

Season 1, Episode 1 – The premiere episode of the new series from HBO and Alan Ball (Six Feet Under, True Blood) feels unfocused, but is still watchable.

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The Complete List of Winners from the 2018 WGA Awards

WGAAwardsJordan Peele’s Get Out and James Ivory’s Call Me By Your Name scripts won the top film prizes while The Handmaid’s Tale continued its winning streak with two awards.

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JANE THE VIRGIN Review: “Chapter Seventy-Four”

jane the virgin excerptSeason 4, Episode 10 – Friday’s episode of Jane the Virgin included all things sex, including Abuela getting her groove on with a sex toy. Gina Rodriguez, for the first time, directed this episode, and her vision did not disappoint.

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CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND Review: “Trent?!”

crazy ex girlfriend excerptSeason 3, Episode 12 – “Trent?!” steals the show in an episode full of blackmail, hijinks, and misunderstandings that displays Crazy Ex-Girlfriend at its best.

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TV Casting Round-Up (02.09.18) Tracee Chimo, Anupam Kher, Freema Agyeman Land Recurring Roles & More…

Freema Doctor Who alumna Freema Agyeman and Anupam Kher (The Family Man) are set for series regular roles in NBC’s BELLEVUE…And more on today’s TV casting round-up!

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ARROW Review: “The Devil’s Greatest Trick”

Arrow ExcerptSeason 6, Episode 13 – On this week’s Arrow, the team rushes to deliver proof that Oliver didn’t kill Cayden James’ son, while keeping Dinah in check.

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ALTERED CARBON Review: Episodes 8-10

Season 1, Episodes 8-10 – Altered Carbon comes to an end, eventually culminating with a final showdown in the sky.

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ABC Orders Resort Comedy Pilot Based on “How May We Hate You” Book and Blog

how may we hate you The workplace ensemble comedy centers on two guest service associates at a high-end resort and the co-workers and guests that they’re stuck with for eight to sixteen hours a day.

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Fox Revives “The Passage” Pilot With New Director, Casting Changes

the passage Original cast members Vincent Piazza, Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Saniyya Sidney and Brianne Howey still remain on board while BJ Britt, Jennifer Ferrin and Genesis Rodriguez have exited the project.

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