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‘Disjointed’ Review: Kathy Bates & Chuck Lorre Sitcom May Be Funny if You’re High

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Reinforcing way too many stereotypes of directionless potheads, the cannabis laced Disjointed is a mess that doesn't even have the benefit of giving you the munchies. With the first 10-episodes of the series launching on Netflix on August 25, what the Chuck Lorre co-created and Kathy Bates-led show does do is make you wonder what was going through the heads of such talented people? Or, as I say in my video review above, what were they smoking? Take away the profanity and… »

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‘Stranger Things’ Star Shannon Purser On Honing Her Screen Acting Skills With First Television Project

10 hours ago

Once upon a time, there was a little series developed by Netflix called Stranger Things. Despite the attachments of prominent talents including Winona Ryder and David Harbour — on the rise following turns in Suicide Squad and The Newsroom — no one involved at the series’ inception anticipated its tremendous success, least of all first-time Emmy nominee Shannon Purser. Pulling a nod for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series with her very first project, Purser has… »

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‘The Opposition With Jordan Klepper’: Quintet Tapped As Correspondents For ‘The Daily Show’ Spinoff

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As The Opposition With Jordan Klepper unveiled its first promo today, Comedy Central’s upcoming late-night series — a spinoff from The Daily Show — also has been building a roster of correspondents. I have learned that The Opposition has recruited Josh Sharp, Aaron Jackson, Laura Grey, Kobi Libii and Tim Baltz so far. All have improv background. Sharp, Jackson and Grey hail from the Upright Citizens Brigade troupe, while Libii and Baltz are alums of Chicago’s Second… »

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CBS Wants ‘Judge Judy’ Profits Suit Trimmed Before 2018 Trial; Judge Judy Brags About Strong-Arming CBS

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Facing a March 19, 2018 trial start, CBS wants a multi-million dollar lawsuit over profits and salary for Judge Judy dismissed but Judy Sheindlin herself wants the Les Moonves run company to know that she's the boss. “CBS had no choice but to pay me what I wanted because otherwise I could take it wherever I wanted to take it or do it myself,” boosted the TV judge in a deposition from last summer in the case that Rebel Entertainment first filed in March 2016. “Their back’s… »

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‘The Night Of’s Bill Camp On Series’ End: “I Don’t Think He Did It” – Emmys

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In recent years, Bill Camp has had the good fortune of experiencing the heights of two artistic forms. With supporting roles in Lincoln and two consecutive Best Picture winners—12 Years A Slave and Birdman—Camp couldn’t possibly reach a higher pedigree of films. And with turns in The Leftovers and The Night Of, the latter of which earned him his first Emmy nomination, the actor is now thriving in the era of Peak TV. In Camp’s view, the experiences in film and TV are much… »

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‘Seal Team’: Michael Irby, Jay Hayden, Alona Tal Set To Recur In CBS Drama Series

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Michael Irby (Taken), Jay Hayden (The Catch) and Alona Tal (Hand of God) are set for key recurring roles opposite David Boreanaz and Max Thieriot in CBS’ new military drama series Seal Team, which premieres in the fall. Written by Ben Cavell and directed by Chris Chulack, Seal Team follows the professional and personal lives of the most elite unit of Navy SEALs as they train, plan and execute the most dangerous, high stakes missions our country can ask of them. In… »

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‘Titans’: Anna Diop Cast As Starfire In Live-Action Series For DC Digital Service

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24: Legacy alumna Anna Diop has landed one of the leads, the series-regular role of Starfire, in the new live-action series Titans, from Greg Berlanti, Akiva Goldsman, Geoff Johns, Sarah Schechter and Warner Bros TV. She joins Australian newcomer Teagan Croft, who was cast as another lead, Raven, in the series that’s slated to premiere in 2018 as part of the inaugural slate of a new DC-branded direct-to-consumer digital service. Written by Goldsman, DC Entertainment’s… »

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CBS TV Studios Sets ‘Your Honor’ Drama From Peter Moffat And Robert & Michelle King Based On Israeli Series

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CBS TV Studios is developing a drama series based on the hot Israeli drama format Your Honor (Kvodo). The U.S. adaptation, eyed for premium cable and streaming networks, will be shepherded by the creators of two acclaimed legal drama series, Peter Moffat, whose BAFTA-winning Criminal Justice was the basis for HBO’s praised limited series The Night Of, and The Good Wife‘s Robert and Michelle King. Written by British TV writer/playwright Moffat, Your Honor follows the son… »

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‘Godless’ Gets November Premiere Date On Netflix

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Netflix has set November 22 for the premiere of Godless, a limited period drama series from the Out of Sight duo of Steven Soderbergh and Scott Frank. Written, directed and executive produced by Frank, the seven-part Godless is a Western set in an 1800s New Mexico mining town, starring Jeff Daniels, Michelle Dockery and Jack O’Connell. It centers on notorious criminal Frank Griffin (Daniels) and his gang of outlaws who are on a mission of revenge against Roy Goode… »

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Robert Rodriguez & go90 Ink Programming Deal; Unveil New Series With Michael Madsen, Danny Trejo, More

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Verizon’s go90 is partnering with the studio division of Robert Rodriguez’s El Rey Network on a programming deal that includes a new animated short series and an independent filmmaking event inspired by Rodriguez’s career. Animated short series Explosion Jones, starring Michael Madsen, Jaylen Barron, Carl Weathers, James Hong, Danny Trejo and Vivica A. Fox, will debut September 5 on go90. Rebel Without a Crew, an independent filmmaking event to commemorate the 25th… »

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Mark Gordon Bullish On Shonda Rhimes’ Netflix Move, Talks Network TV’s Rut – Edinburgh

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Prolific film and TV producer Mark Gordon popped into the Edinburgh International Television Festival today for a look back and a look ahead as part of a Gamechanger session. Along the way, he offered his take on the current state of the business. With talent migrating to cable and Svod, and as ratings erode, he said, networks need to shake up the system before it’s “too late.” The Grey's Anatomy producer also reflected on the early days with creator Shonda Rhimes, who… »

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‘Get Shorty’ Renewed For Season 2 By Epix

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Get Shorty is coming back. Epix has ordered a 10-episode second season of the original series for premiere in 2018. The dark comedy from MGM Television is the third of Epix’s initial original series to be renewed for a sophomore run, joining Berlin Station and Graves, and is the first from Epix’s new sole owner, MGM. The series is based in part on Elmore Leonard’s 1990 bestselling novel — which also spawned Barry Sonnenfeld’s 1995 feature — and created for television by… »

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CBS Nabs Legal Family Drama From Martin Gero & Berlanti Prods. As Put Pilot

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Blindspot creator/executive producer Martin Gero and executive producers Greg Berlanti and Sarah Schechter have teamed for another high-profile project. CBS has given a put pilot commitment to an untitled legal family drama written by Gero and Blindspot co-executive producer Brendan Gall. It hails from Warner Bros TV and studio-based Berlanti Prods and Gero’s Quinn’s House. The drama revolves around five multi-racial adopted siblings who fight for justice in the courtroom… »

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‘This Is Us’: First Look At Season 2 Features A Touching Scene With Sterling K. Brown & Mandy Moore

14 hours ago

The initial season of This Is Us had everyone reaching for the tissues, and based on this new clip from Season 2, the Emmy-nominated NBC family drama seems guaranteed to prompt another puddle of tears. The first clip from the new season debuted on the This Is Us Twitter account and centers on the relationship between Randall (Sterling K. Brown) and Rebecca (Mandy Moore). The three-minute scene features an emotional exchange between the two as Randall asks why Rebecca and… »

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Donald Trump Talks “Love” And “Unity” Hours After Blaming “Sick” Media For Neo-Nazis At Rally

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"It is time to heal the wound that divides us and to seek new unity based on common values that unite us," President Donald Trump told the National Convention of American Legion in Reno, Nv, sticking to the teleprompter less than 24 hours after his off-script rally rant in Phoenix. "We are one people with one home and one great flag," Teleprompter Trump said – presumably excepting the journalists covering today's address and yesterday’s, who Trump counted among the "sick… »

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‘This Is Us’ Star Sterling K. Brown On His Own Father-Son Story & Acting As A Calling – Emmys

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Breaking out in a big way last year with an Emmy win for The People V. O.J. Simpson, This Is Us star Sterling K. Brown walked a long road before becoming a household name in two of the most celebrated network series in recent memory. Catching the acting bug in high school, the pragmatic actor went to Stanford with other plans in mind, only later realizing that “the hobby was actually the calling.” For Brown, acting is the gift that keeps on giving, a pursuit that… »

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‘Trl’: Eva Gutowski, Gabbie Hanna & Gigi Gorgeous Tapped As Social Media Correspondents For MTV Show

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Eva Gutowski, Gabbie Hanna and Gigi Gorgeous are set as social media correspondents for the return of MTV’s Trl, beginning Monday, October 2. As part of an overall deal with the network, the three social media stars will make appearances on Trl and other projects for MTV, including this Sunday's Vma's, where they will be on site. The trio were the first to reveal the Trl franchise's new logo with posts across their social media channels and join previously announced hosts… »

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CBS Buys Legal Drama From ‘Quantico’ Creator & Kapital Entertainment

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Quantico creator Josh Safran has lined up his next series project — a legal drama at CBS. Safran has teamed on the untitled project with Aaron Kaplan’s Kapital Entertainment, which will co-produce with CBS TV Studios. Written by Safran, the drama centers on a high-powered corporate attorney who joins the Texas legal team defending her wealthy estranged husband after he is arrested for the decades-old unsolved murder of his first wife. Safran is executive producing with… »

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Mayweather-McGregor PPV Fight Could Punch Up $700M Worldwide, Making Domestic Box Office Meaningless

16 hours ago

On Saturday night, a pay-per-view event stands to score an estimated U.S. take of $500M-plus. If it were a movie, that figure easily would land in the list of 10 top-grossing films of all time. Obviously we’re taking about the boxing match between the undefeated, five-division, 11-time world boxing champ Floyd Mayweather Jr., 40, and Irish Ufc lightweight champ Conor McGregor, 29, aka “The Money Fight,” which will air live from the 20K-seat T-Mobile arena in Paradise… »

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Gordon Ramsay’s Cocaine Docuseries Gets Green Light At ITV

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ITV has given the green light to Gordon Ramsay’s Gordon on Cocaine (working title), a two-part hourlong docuseries in which Ramsay strips away cocaine’s glamorous image to expose the dark and deadly side of the drug. In Gordon's own business, the restaurant trade, he’s witnessed cocaine wreck the careers of colleagues and tragically he lost his close friend and chef protégé to a cocaine overdose in 2003. The series, produced by Studio Ramsay, will air on ITV in the UK… »

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