‘The Get Down Part II’: Netflix Announces Return Date With New Video Clip
Netflix has set an April 7 return date for The Get Down Part II, the follow-up to the premiere season of the Baz Luhrmann and Stephen Adly Guirgis hip-hop musical drama.
“Gonna take our music from minor to major league,” says a voice-over on the new clip announcing the return date. Set in the late-1970s South Bronx and focusing on six gifted kids at the forefront of the hip-hop musical revolution, The Get Down premiered last August with six episodes and a cast including… Read
‘American Gods’: Starz Sets Premiere Date, Gives First Look At New Fantasy Series
American Gods, the new Starz series adapted from Neil Gaiman's contemporary fantasy novel, will have its TV bow on Sunday, April 30 at 9pm ET/PT. And from this first-look key art, clouds and strangeness are heading this way.
Before the TV premiere of the eight-episode series, produced by FremantleMedia North America, American Gods will make a public debut at the SXSW festival on March 11. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with showrunners and cast including Bryan… Read
‘Fargo’ Season 3 Premiere Date Set At FX
T-minus two months until Fargo. FX said today that Season 3 of its Emmy-laden limited series will premiere at 10 PM Wednesday, April 19. The new installment is set in 2010 and features Ewan McGregor (in dual roles), Carrie Coon, Mary Elizabeth Winstead and David Thewlis.
Here’s the logline: Emmit Stussy (McGregor), the Parking Lot King of Minnesota, sees himself as an American success story, whereas his slightly younger brother Ray (also McGregor) is more of a cautionary… Read
‘Animal Kingdom’ Gets Season 2 Premiere Date & Unveils First-Look Promo
“You just have to let them think they have the power … but they never do.” So begins a promo for Season 2 of hit drama series Animal Kingdom, which returns Tuesday, May 30, on TNT, the network just announced.
The series about a Southern California crime family stars Emmy and Tony winner Ellen Barkin as the matriarch of the Cody clan, Scott Speedman as her second in command and Shawn Hatosy as her volatile and mentally unstable eldest son. Also starring are Ben Robson… Read
‘Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs’ Series Gets Premiere Date On Cartoon Network; First Trailer
Cartoon Network has slotted Monday, March 6 for the premiere of its new series Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs and released a first-look clip.
Based on Sony Pictures Animation’s 2009 animated feature comedy hit Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs and its 2013 sequel, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2, the series takes place before giant food rains down on Swallow Falls. Sardines are still the driving force behind the town’s booming economy. Fave character Flint Lockwood… Read
Syfy Launches ‘Cosplay Melee’ Competition Series Hosted By Yvette Nicole Brown
Syfy is getting into the cosplay business with the launch of Cosplay Melee, a new competition series, hosted by Yvette Nicole Brown. The hourlong weekly series will premiere Tuesday, March 21 at 10/9c on Syfy.
Each episode will feature four world class cosplayers competing to create not only intricate full-body costumes, but fully-formed characters that they must bring to life through their own realistic performance. They will be guided and critiqued by a panel of judges… Read
Comedy Central’s ‘Review’ Sets Return For Third & Final Season
Review is returning and coming to a close after its upcoming third season. Comedy Central has slotted Thursday, March 16, 10 p.m. for the premiere of the third and final season of the series that stars Andy Daly as critic Forrest MacNeil. Season 2 wrapped on October 1, 2015.
In Review, Forrest does not examine boring things like films, food or art. Instead, he reviews the most intense experiences of life itself – by living them. From the dangers of being buried alive to… Read
‘Outlander’ Season 3 To Premiere In September On Starz
Starz said today the third season of its hit time-travel saga Outlander will return in September, but no specific date is set.
The premium cabler in June announced a two-season pickup for the series from developer/executive producer Ronald D. Moore and Sony Pictures TV. The third season will consist of 13 episodes based on Voyager, the third of eight books in Diana Gabaldon's best-selling Outlander series. In March, production and filming on the current season moves from… Read
Oprah Winfrey Starrer ‘The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks’ Gets HBO Premiere Date
HBO said today that The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, starring Oprah Winfrey and Rose Byrne, will premiere at 8 PM Saturday, April 22. It’s the true story of the African-American woman whose cells were used to create the first immortal human cell line.
Told through the eyes of her daughter, Deborah Lacks (Winfrey), the HBO Films project chronicles her search, with the help of journalist Rebecca Skloot (Byrne), to learn about the mother she never knew and understand… Read
‘Silicon Valley’ Season 4 Gets Spring Premiere Date On HBO
HBO has uploaded an April 23 premiere date for Season 4 of Silicon Valley, its techie romp that has been nominated for the Comedy Series Emmy in all of its previous outings.
Without revealing too much for those who aren’t current on the show, Silicon Valley‘s fourth season will start with Pied Piper is under old management, sort of. When we last left our anti-heroes, Jared’s (Zach Woods) clickfarm scam had been discovered and covered up, a scandal threatened to gut Hooli… Read
‘Angie Tribeca’ Gets Season 3 Premiere Date & Teaser
Look out. Los Angeles — she’s back on the case. TBS said today that Season 3 of Angie Tribeca will premiere April 10. Watch a promo above.
Drawing on the anything-for-a-laugh aesthetic — think Police Squad! via Airplane! — the series centers on an LAPD precinct stocked with goofball characters. Rashida Jones plays Detective Angie Tribeca, who is partnered with Detective Jay Geils (Hayes MacArthur). Together they have solved cases as perilous as a ventriloquist murder, a… Read
‘Grace And Frankie’ Gets Season 3 Premiere Date On Netflix & Teaser
Opposites attract one more time as the third season of Grace & Frankie is set to launch on March 24 on Netflix. You’ll have to wait until next month to see all 13 episodes of the new season, but check out the teaser above.
The Marta Kauffman and Howard J. Morris-created series stars Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin as a straight-laced former cosmetics company founder and a counter-culture artist who are thrown together when their lawyer husbands announce they are gay, in love… Read