DEVELOPMENT A new adaptation of “Behind Enemy Lines” is in the works at Fox with a new writer, Nikki Toscano, replacing Jeffrey Nachmanoff, who was originally developing the series for the network…
HBO releases the first trailer for Issa Rae’s “Insecure,” Cinemax sets premiere date for marine driven “Quarry,” Frances Conroy joins the TV adaptation of Stephen King’s “The Mist” and more in…
Spike TV has greenlit “The Mist,” ordering 10 hourlong episodes of the series based on Stephen King’s classic horror novella, Variety has learned. The series goes into production this summer, and is…
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Spike has ordered a pilot for “The Mist,” based on the classic Stephen King novella, Variety has learned. The scripted drama, which hails from Dimension Television, tells a harrowing story about a…
ABC has handed a second season to sudsy drama “Mistresses,” and plans to bow the sophomore season next summer. Program debuted on the Alphabet’s lineup in June with “The Bachelorette” as its Monday…
Ben Affleck is no longer directing a feature version of Stephen King's post-apocalyptic novel "The Stand" for Warner Bros. and CBS Films with “Crazy Heart” director Scott Cooper on board to helm and…
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Broadway musical "Nice Work If You Can Get It" tops the list of Outer Critics Circle nominations, scoring nine noms in the first round of legit kudos to announce contenders this season. Two more…
In "Angels Crest," guilt eats away at a young father whose momentary lapse of judgment caused his 3-year-old son to freeze to death.
Casting director Marion Dougherty, who helped define the contemporary role of those in her profession, died Dec. 4 in Manhattan of natural causes. She was 88 and had been ailing from heart disease.