ICYMI: Tatiana Maslany to leave Pose plus more in Drama After Dark!
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NBC is developing a remake of the British sitcom, The IT Crowd, with its original series creator Graham Linehan.
Orphan Black star Tatiana Maslany is leaving Ryan Murphy’s LBGTQ drama, Pose, as the role has been reimagined.
Hot Topic: Dirk Gently gets canceled, Netflix’s Love to end, plus much more!
BBC America canceled Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency after it’s two season run.
Set to debut its third season on March 9th, Netflix announced this will be the last and final season for Judd Apatow’s Love.
Ryan Murphy’s next installment of American Crime Story will be exploring the assassination of Gianni Versace, and a “crime America is guilty of.” The series is set to premiere January 17th on FX.
Guess Who: Michael Pena and Diego Luna join the cast of Narcos, James D’Arcy joins Homeland, and more!
Rob Lowe will be starring and directing in Lifetime’s remake of The Bad Seed, which will swap gender roles.
Netflix cast Michael Pena (American Hustle) and Diego Luna (Rogue One) in the upcoming fourth season of Narcos.
James D’Arcy (Agent Carter) to star in a recurring role as an agent from Carrie’s past in the next season of Homeland.
Taboo’s Franka Potente to join the cast of TNT’s Claws for season 2.
TVAD Writers Room: Our roundtables discuss the Outlander and Good Behavior finales!
This last couple of weeks we had our fair share of wonderful roundtables, be sure to check them out!
In the season 3 finale of Outlander, Jamie and Claire look ahead to new adventures and a new place. See what our roundtable had to say about the finale!
Stakes are high and the future is unknown as TNT’s Good Behavior closes out season 2 with a bang. Our roundtable discussed all that went down and more, check it out here!
Interviews: Sophia Bush discusses her exit from Chicago P.D., Megan Boone talks The Blacklist, plus more!
Sophia Bush explains her abrupt exit from Chicago P.D.
“It felt like I was trapped in a burning building, I was miserable and I had to go.”
Based on the world of nuclear trafficking, Pulse Films will be creating a drama series, Atomic Bazaar. Gregory Burke and Lucas Ochoa are the creative minds behind this project
“We felt that [‘Atomic Bazaar’] was a relevant story for the age we live in. Now more than ever there is a kind of emerging reality that the world is a fantastically complex and dangerous place, and there are global actors not limited by a border or international law.”
Major Crimes discusses the evolution of Mary McDonnell’s character as Sharon Raydor compared to her role on The Closer.
“That they took a character in Sharon who was difficult, demanding, hierarchical — she was really tough! — and turned her into the sympathetic character that she has become was a major accomplishment and example of really great writing.”
Megan Boone talks that The Blacklist mid-season finale shocker and what this means for her character, Liz, going forward.
“I really tried to make it a point not to just spring back into action in the next episode as if nothing happened; So you’re going to see Liz approach the next phase of her life exploring questions like will she lean on this genetically darker impulse that she has and behave like Red, or forge her own path?”
Coming Soon: Ryan Murphy’s Pose gets series order plus much more!
TNT has acquired rerun rights from CBS for NCIS: New Orleans and will be paying a per-episode fee of six figures.
Ryan Murphy’s Pose gets a series order on FX, making history with the largest transgender cast.
Drama After Dark
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