Showtime has ordered a second season of baseball docuseries ''The Franchise.''
Showtime has renewed "Homeland," which premiered to the most viewers in the cabler's history, for a second season of 12 episodes.
The series orders of "Homeland" and "House of Lies" is a strong indicator of the imprint entertainment prexy David Nevins is making at Showtime.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Showtime, which used to tout itself as the net with "no limits," is applying that ethos to its on-air promos as well. The pay cabler's new promo spot features characters from its shows uttering…
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Robert Greenblatt is putting his stamp on Showtime. Cabler has elected to move forward on two dramas and two comedies it had piloted for debut this year and early 2006.
This strained account of teenage Vietnam orphan Tam (Elsie Sniffen) hitting the road with Vietnam vet Eddy (William Sadler) revels in the joys of freedom of the spirit and of the road, but…