‘The Last Ship’ Season 4 Gets August Premiere Date On TNT
TNT has slotted Sunday, August 20 for the fourth season premiere of its epic drama series The Last Ship. The two-hour episode will debut at 9 PM across TNT platforms.
Eric Dane, Bridget Regan and Adam Baldwin star in the series that chronicles the aftermath of a global catastrophe that nearly decimates the world’s population.
Over the course of the first three seasons, The Navy destroyer U.S.S. Nathan James has been the central vehicle for the discovery and distribution… Read
‘Leah Remini: Scientology And The Aftermath’ Special To Premiere On A&E
A&E Network will premiere a new two-hour stand-alone special episode of the breakout limited series Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath. The special, Merchants of Fear, will air Monday, May 29 from 9 to 11 PM ET/PT.
In the two-hour special, Leah Remini and Mike Rinder explore the historical relationship between the Church of Scientology and its often vocal critics. A series of special guests candidly describe their personal experiences investigating controversial… Read
‘Tour De Pharmacy’ Trailer: HBO Sets Andy Samberg’s Bike Race Mockumentary For Summer
Hold on to your helmets, biking fans: HBO is bringing the none-too-serious Tour de Pharmacy to a circuit near you. The premium channel said today the one-off mockumentary starring Andy Samberg will premiere at 10 PM July 8. Watch the teaser trailer above.
Written by Murray Miller (Girls), the comedy special details the Tour de France during “a dark and fictitious time in cycling history.” Here’s the logline: In 1982, the sport's most venerable, time-honored race was… Read
‘Loudermilk’ Comedy Series Gets October Premiere On Audience Network
AT&T Audience Network has set October 17 for the premiere of its new half-hour scripted comedy series Loudermilk. The series will air at 8:30 PM on Audience via DirecTV, AT&T U-verse and DirecTV Now.
Created by writer-director Peter Farrelly (Dumb And Dumber, There's Something About Mary) and Emmy-winning scribe Bobby Mort (The Colbert Report), Loudermilk stars Ron Livingston as Sam Loudermilk, a recovering alcoholic and substance abuse counselor with an extremely bad… Read
‘Get Shorty’ Gets Premiere Date On Epix; Unveils First-Look Photos
Epix has slotted 10 PM, Sunday, August 13 for the premiere of Get Shorty, its new 10-episode dark comedy series from MGM Television. The network released two first-look photos (see above and below right).
Based in part on the 1990 best-selling novel by Elmore Leonard, Get Shorty stars Chris O'Dowd as Miles Daly, a hitman from Nevada who tries to become a movie producer in Hollywood as a means to leave his criminal past behind and win back his recently-estranged family… Read
‘Mr. Mercedes’: Audience Network Sets Summer Premiere For David E. Kelley’s Stephen King Adaptation
Mr. Mercedes is ready to roll. Audience Network has set an 8 PM Wednesday, August 9, premiere for its thriller series adapted from the 2014 Stephen King novel that the author calls his first hardboiled detective tale.
Produced by Sonar Entertainment, Mr. Mercedes follows Brady Hartsfield (Harry Treadaway), a demented killer who taunts a retired police detective Bill Hodges (Brendan Gleeson) with a series of lurid letters and emails, forcing the ex-cop to undertake a… Read
‘Top Of The Lake: China Girl’ Season 2 Trailer: Nicole Kidman Joins Jane Campion’s Drama Starring Elisabeth Moss
“Can you help me?” Words delivered in a whimpering voice on the telephone that no parent wants to hear their child speak — especially the daughter she gave up for adoption and is trying to reconnect with. Here is the first trailer for Top of the Lake: China Girl, the limited-series second season of the SundanceTV drama starring Elisabeth Moss, who won a Golden Globe for Season 1.
The new season, which will premiere in September and stream on Hulu a day after each episode… Read
‘Room 104′ Premiere Date: HBO Sets Duplass Brothers’ Anthology Comedy Series For Summer
The Duplass Brothers are checking in at HBO again this summer. The premium channel has set 11 PM Friday, July 28, for the series premiere of Room 104, an anthology comedy set in a single room of an average American motel that tells a different story of the assorted characters who pass through it in each episode.
The anthology comedy genre was hot when HBO greenlighted the series last summer. Around the same time, TBS gave a series order to Greg Garcia's half-hour Guest Boo… Read
New ‘War Machine’ Trailer: Brad Pitt Charges Through Combat Absurdities
“We cannot help them and kill them at the same time,” says Brad Pitt’s super confident general in this new trailer for Netflix’s fact-based, absurdist War Machine. “It just ain’t humanly possible.”
Inspired by the book The Operators: The Wild & Terrifying Inside Story of America's War in Afghanistan by the late journalist Michael Hastings, the Netflix original movie stars Pitt (who also produces) as General Glen McMahon, described by Netflix as “a man caught up in a… Read
Weinstein’s ‘Suite Francaise’ Lands On Lifetime: Michelle Williams-Matthias Schoenaerts WWII Romance Gets Airdate
Suite Française, Saul Dibb’s 2015 WWII romance drama starring Michelle Williams and Matthias Schoenaerts, will make its U.S. premiere on Lifetime Monday, May 22.
The airing brings the film’s long-ish history to a close. Attempts were made to get Irène Némirovsky’s 2004 novel to the screen since shortly after the book’s publication. Most recently (and successfully), Dibbs’ adaptation fell into place when Williams signed on in 2012, followed quickly by Kristin Scott Thomas… Read
‘The Strain’ Sets July Premiere Date For Fourth & Final Season
FX has slotted 10 PM Sunday, July 16, for the premiere of the fourth and final season of thriller drama series The Strain.
Season 4 picks up nine months later, with the world having fallen into darkness and the strigoi in control following the explosion at the end of Season 3 that triggered a global nuclear apocalypse. The resulting nuclear winter liberated the strigoi, allowing them to move about during daytime, and allowing the Master to establish a totalitarian regime… Read
Viceland Sets Summer Premiere Dates For James Van Der Beek’s ‘Diplo’ Comedy Series & More
Viceland has set its summer lineup with premiere dates for its new and returning series.
Up first among new series premieres is American Boyband (working title), which debuts June 8 at 10:30 PM. It stars Kevin Abstract, front-man of the Brockhampton collective – a group of young musicians and artists (self-described as an all-American boy band) who met on a Kanye West fan forum — and accompanies them on their first headlining tour across North America.
What Would Diplo Do… Read