Wesley Snipes Sci-Fi Thriller ‘The Recall’ Set For Panoramic Format Release
Mauro Borelli’s sci-fi thriller The Recall starring Wesley Snipes will bow in select theaters June 2 with the Barco Escape panoramic format, Snipes announced today at CinemaCon in Las Vegas. The film will be released in 2D format June 16 in select cities and on VOD platforms.
The Recall centers on a group of friends vacationing at a remote lake house when aliens attack Earth. Snipes plays a mysterious hunter with special knowledge of the attack. Costarring are Jedidah… Read
Hulu Sets Summer Bows For ‘Difficult People’ Season 3, Trio Of Documentaries
Hulu is gearing up for summer with the return of comedy series Difficult People and three new documentary movies. The 10-episode Season 3 of the Julie Klausner-Billy Eichner comedy is set to premiere August 8, with the films bowing in May and June.
The new season of Difficult People, from Universal Cable Productions, finds Julie (Klausner) and Billy (Eichner) remaining each other's best friends while still their own worst enemies. Julie embarks on a season-long quest for… Read
‘Being Mary Jane’ Gets Summer Return Date On BET
With that legal action in the rearview, BET is moving forward with Being Mary Jane. The Viacom-owned cable net today confirmed July 18 as the premiere date for the 10-episode second half of the series’ fourth season.
The future of BET's signature drama appeared to be in doubt after Gabrielle Union filed a lawsuit in October that alleged the network and the show's producers had reneged on an agreement to have a significant break between the 10-episode fourth and fifth… Read
NBC Sets Summer Premieres: ‘Marlon,’ ‘Midnight, Texas,’ ‘Carmichael Show,’ Reality & More
NBC has announced its schedule for the summer — a lineup that includes the debuts of series including comedy Marlon, reality competition World of Dance and supernatural drama Midnight, Texas, along with the returns of The Carmichael Show, The Night Shift, midseason 2016 breakout Little Big Shots, seasonal staple America’s Got Talent and others.
Also arriving for summer are competition series Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge (Season 2), midseason game show The Wall (Season… Read
‘Trust’: FX’s Getty Family Anthology Series Sets January 2018 Premiere
It’s been a year since FX picked up 10-episode Getty family limited series Trust, executive produced by the Slumdog Millionaire trio Danny Boyle, Simon Beaufoy and Christian Colson, and now the project is picking up the pace. The network says casting is underway, with production is set to begin in June in London and Rome for premiere in January 2018.
Written by Beaufoy and directed by Boyle, the first installment tells the story of John Paul Getty III, heir to the Getty… Read
‘12 Monkeys’ Renewed For Fourth & Final Season On Syfy; S3 Premiere Date Set
The plague is returning in the spring but will be over sometime next year. That’s today’s news from Syfy about its series 12 Monkeys: Season 3 will bow in May, with all 10 episodes will air over three consecutive nights, and it has been renewed for a 10-episode fourth season likely in 2018, which will be its last.
As for the spring bingeing, Season 3 bows on May 19, with the first four episodes back-to-back starting at 8 PM. Then three episodes will air from 8-11 PM the… Read
‘Downward Dog’ ABC Comedy Series Gets Wednesday Preview, Tuesday Slot For Summer
It’s a case of good news-bad news for new ABC comedy series Downward Dog, which is getting a great launch behind the season finale of Modern Family on May 17 and a challenging time slot, Tuesdays 8 PM for a summer run.
Following the May 17 preview in the Wednesday 9:30 PM slot (black-ish will have aired its season finale in the time period the previous week), Downward Dog will begin airing Tuesday nights from 8-8:30 PM beginning May 23.
That is a little surprising outcome… Read
CBS Sets Summer Premiere Dates For ‘Big Brother’, ‘Salvation’, ‘Zoo’ & ‘Candy Crush’
CBS is keeping things simple with its original summer lineup, slotting its two scripted original series, returning Zoo and freshman Salvation, as well as new game show Candy Crush directly behind the three weekly editions of summer staple Big Brother. This is the first time in a long time (and possibly ever) that CBS has slated originals behind Big Brother — which is staying put in its longtime time periods — on all three nights, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday.
‘Master of None’ Season 2 Gets Release Date & Teaser
The second season of Master of None is right around the corner, with Netflix sharing the first teaser and official release date for the Aziz Ansari-starring comedy series.
Created by Ansari and Alan Yang, Season 2 of Master of None returns to Netflix on May 12. The announcement was made in a short clip which featured Dev (Ansari) and his buddy Arnold (Eric Wareheim) riding scooters along a green scenic road.
Master of None follows Ansari as Dev, a first-generation… Read
‘Insecure’ & ‘Ballers’ Get Summer Premiere Dates On HBO
UPDATED with Ballers premiere date: The new seasons of HBO comedies Insecure and Ballers are set to premiere Sunday, July 23, debuting after Episode 2 of Game of Thrones‘ seventh season. Insecure co-creator/writer/star Issa Rae took to Twitter this morning to announce the Season 2 premiere date for her series:
"When does season 2 of #InsecureHBO premiere," you ask? pic.twitter.com/PtyKm2QHNw
— Issa Rae (@IssaRae) March 14, 2017
Airing at 10:30 PM, Season 2 of Insecu… Read
‘Game Of Thrones’ Season 7 Gets Premiere Date On HBO
Finally. The wait is over — HBO has set a premiere date for Season 7 of its blockbuster fantasy drama Game Of Thrones, The seven-episode seventh season will launch July 16. The network also released the first teaser for the nwe season. You can watch it below.
In an extraordinarily elaborate, elongated Facebook Live video announcement watched by more than 150,000 fans, the premiere date was revealed as a big block of ice was melted by flaming torches. Fans were asked to… Read
Freeform Sets Summer Lineup: ‘The Bold Type’ Series Premiere & ‘Shadowhunters’, ‘Stitchers’, ‘The Fosters’ Return Dates
Freeform has set its summer lineup, including the premiere of its new original series The Bold Type and return dates for its hit shows Shadowhunters, Stitchers and The Fosters.
The network’s summer slate kicks off Monday, June 5, with the midseason return of Shadowhunters at 8 PM, followed by the Season 3 premiere of Stitchers at 9 PM. Freeform’s new original series The Bold Type debuts at 9 PM Tuesday, July 11, with a special two-hour premiere, preceded by The Fosters… Read