Joshua Jackson has joined the cast of Showtime’s drama pilot “The Affair.” He’ll play a hard-edged cowboy who manages a ranch on Long Island and is married to a woman who begins an affair with a…
Showtime is expected to announce on Tuesday a pilot pickup for “Trending Down,” a comedy starring Philip Seymour Hoffman. Hoffman will also exec produce the project through his Cooper Town Prods. The…
A television pilot is like a first date. It's a sales pitch where a great first impression hopefully sets up weeks — if not years — of loyal companionship. A pilot is shiny, exciting and dressed to…
Many series use experts and consultants to make sure their action, whether it's in a courtroom or outer space, is portrayed accurately — though writers take plenty of creative license. But on some…
Fresh off his Best Director Oscar win for “Life of Pi,” Ang Lee is breaking into the TV biz, signing on to helm FX’s drama pilot “Tyrant.” From “Homeland” producing duo Howard Gordon and Gideon Raff…
Fear not, fans of TV shows at the farewell stage -- or at least, fear a little less. Thesps from departing series are landing roles left and right in 2013-14 TV projects.
CBS is taking a cue from "Homeland" with its latest pilot order.
FX has won the rights to "Tyrant," ordering to pilot the highly anticipated next project from "Homeland" exec producers Gideon Raff and Howard Gordon.
Hot off the Emmy success of their Showtime drama "Homeland," exec producers Howard Gordon and Alex Gansa have scored a drama pilot-production order from CBS.
Surviving what many considered the most competitive Primetime Emmys drama series competition in years - if not in the kudofest's 64-year history - "Homeland" ended the four-year reign of "Mad Men"…
To prep for his role as veteran CIA operative Saul Berenson, Mandy Patinkin made the requisite trip to the spy agency's headquarters in Langley, Va., and devoured a trove of nonfiction tomes written…