×
You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

AMC Sets Premiere Dates for James Cameron Docuseries, ‘McMafia,’ ‘Fear the Walking Dead’ Season 3

AMC has announced the premiere dates for its spring lineup, including international crime thriller “McMafia,” “Fear the Walking Dead” season four, season three of martial arts drama “Into the Badlands,” and docuseries “AMC Visionaries: James Cameron’s Story of Science Fiction.”

“AMC Visionaries: James Cameron’s Story of Science Fiction” will bow on Monday, April 30 at 10PM. In the six-part docuseries, writer, director and producer James Cameron explores science fiction through interviews with industry creatives including Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, Ridley Scott, Christopher Nolan, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Will Smith and Sigourney Weaver, among many others.

“AMC Visionaries: James Cameron’s Story of Science Fiction” is executive produced by Cameron, Maria Wilhelm and
Ken Druckerman and Banks Tarver of Left/Right TV. In addition to the recently aired “AMC Visionaries: Robert Kirkman’s Secret History of Comics,” previously announced series falling under the “AMC Visionaries” banner include the upcoming “AMC Visionaries: Eli Roth’s History of Horror” and “AMC Visionaries: Rap Yearbook.”

McMafia,” an eight-part series created by Hossein Amini and inspired by Misha Glenny’s book, will premiere Feb. 26 at 10pm. The series charts Alex Godman’s (James Norton) journey as he is drawn deeper and deeper into the world of organized crime, despite his efforts to build his own legitimate business and forge a life with his girlfriend Rebecca (Juliet Rylance). The series, which also stars David Strathairn, Faye Marsay, Aleksey Serebryakov and Maria Shukshina, is co-produced by the BBC, AMC and Cuba Pictures, in association with Twickenham Studios.

AMC’s suspense thriller “The Terror” will premiere with back-to-back episodes on Monday, March 26 at 9PM. From executive producers Ridley Scott, David Kajganich and Soo Hugh, “The Terror” — which is inspired by a true story — centers on the Royal Navy’s perilous voyage into uncharted territory as the crew attempts to discover the Northwest Passage. The ten-episode series stars Jared Harris, Tobias Menzies, and Ciarán Hinds, among others. “The Terror” is produced by Scott Free, Emjag Productions and Entertainment 360 in association with AMC Studios. David W. Zucker, Alexandra Milchan, Scott Lambert and Guymon Casady also serve as executive producers.

Fear the Walking Dead” returns for its fourth season on Sunday, April 15 at 10pm, with subsequent episodes airing at 9PM. The latest installment will see the world of Madison Clark (Kim Dickens) and her family through new eyes — the eyes of Morgan Jones (Lennie James), who is joining the story from the world of “The Walking Dead.” Produced by AMC Studios, “Fear the Walking Dead” is executive produced by Scott M. Gimple, showrunners Andrew Chambliss and Ian Goldberg, as well as Robert Kirkman, David Alpert, Gale Anne Hurd and Greg Nicotero.

The third season of “Into the Badlands” will air on Sunday, April 22 at 10pm. The drama finds Sunny (Daniel Wu of Tomb Raider) living off the grid, doing his best to provide for his infant son, Henry, in the wake of Veil’s death. From AMC Studios, “Into the Badlands” was created by executive producers, showrunners and writers Alfred Gough and Miles Millar and is executive produced by  Stacey Sher and Michael Shamberg, along with David Dobkin, Stephen Fung, Michael Taylor and Wu.

 

More TV

  • Gloria Vanderbilt Dead at 95

    Gloria Vanderbilt Dies at 95

    Gloria Vanderbilt, a famous model and socialite who was often a subject of fascination in the worlds of fashion and media, has died at 95, according to a report on CNN, where her son, anchor Anderson Cooper, has worked for several years. From a young age, Vanderbilt led a tumultuous life, one marked by a [...]

  • kinetic-content-ceo-Chris-Coelen-renews-deal

    Kinetic Content's Chris Coelen Re-Ups as Company Makes Scripted Move (EXCLUSIVE)

    Chris Coelen has extended his tenure as CEO of Kinetic Content as the LA-based production business moves into scripted TV. Kinetic is part of the Red Arrows Studios stable and has been built on unscripted fare, with a roster of factual entertainment, formats and lifestyle series including “Married at First Sight,” the “Little Women” franchise [...]

  • BABY

    Italian TV Producers Head to L.A. With High-End Series Pitches (EXCLUSIVE)

    Looking to replicate the success of “Gomorrah” and “My Brilliant Friend,” a clutch of Italian TV producers is making the trek to L.A. to pitch high-end TV series based on local properties steeped in crime and history. Top outfits such as Fabula Pictures, the makers of Italian Netflix original “Baby,” and Lux Vide, which is [...]

  • ChileVision-y-Mediapro-Studio

    The Mediapro Studio, ChileVision Sign Co-production Pact, Set ‘El Discipulo del Chef’ (EXCLUSIVE)

    MADRID  —  Spanish production powerhouse The Mediapro Studio and Chilean broadcast network ChileVisión, part of  Turner Latin America, have signed a co-production pact, kicked off by “El discípulo del Chef,” an ambitious entertainment format. One of Mediapro’s big new unscripted plays, the show will be introduced to buyers at October’s Mipcom trade fair. The title [...]

  • david-tennant-in-netflix-procedural-criminal

    David Tennant, Hayley Atwell Among Guest Stars in Netflix Procedural ‘Criminal’

    A host of guest stars have signed on for “Criminal,” the stripped-down Netflix procedural set in France, Spain, Germany and the U.K. The action takes place within the confines of a police interview suite. There are three 45-minute episodes set in each country. Guest stars in the British installments include David Tennant (“Good Omens”), Hayley [...]

  • Baztan Elizondo Guardián Invisible

    Conecta Fiction: Spain’s Navarre Primes Film-TV Gameplan

    MADRID  — Navarre has been a long-term film and TV shooting locale thanks to diverse and sometimes stunning landscapes that take in the Bardenas Reales badlands, immortalized in titles such as “The World Is Not Enough” and “Game of Thrones.” One of Spain’s richest regions, Navarre has historically levied its own tax regime, which led [...]

  • Jeremy Sisto, Ebonee Noel, Dick Wolf,

    Dick Wolf Plots Cross-Network Crossover Between CBS, NBC

    Veteran television producer Dick Wolf, best known for creating the “Law & Order” franchise, is eyeing a cross-network crossover between his CBS freshman procedural “FBI” or its in-the-works spinoff “FBI: Most Wanted” and one of his NBC shows, such as “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” or “Chicago P.D.” The decision whether to go with [...]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content