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TV drama Blacklist turns to graphic novels, animation to thwart virus shutdown 

The makers of the NBC drama, The Blacklist, which stars James Spader as dashing antihero Red, have decided to add animation to a partially taped episode. 

06 May 2020

Priyanka Chopra Jonas set to star in US edition of spy series Citadel opposite Richard Madden 

Priyanka Chopra Jonas will star opposite Richard Madden in the US edition of Citadel, a drama series to be produced in conjunction with programs from several other countries.

15 Jan 2020

'No two funnier people anywhere': Tina Fey, Amy Poehler warm up to host Globes 2021

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will share host duties for the Golden Globes ceremony in 2021.

13 Jan 2020

Canadian pop star Kelly Fraser dies unexpectedly at 26, details withheld by family

Kelly Fraser, a Canadian pop artist who gained attention for an Inuit-language cover of Rihanna’s Diamonds, part of her advocacy efforts for her indigenous culture, has died. Fraser was 26.

29 Dec 2019

Netflix serves up Dr Seuss' animated series Green Eggs and Ham with an all-star cast

When screenwriter Jared Stern was approached about developing Dr Seuss' Green Eggs and Ham as an animated series, he sought advice from one important woman and the consent of another.

07 Nov 2019

Women rebel, men misbehave on The Morning Show led by Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon

 Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon lead the cast that includes Steve Carell, Billy Crudup, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Mark Duplass, Nestor Carbonell, and Desean Terry, in The Morning Show

26 Oct 2019

From crime boss to music man, the ever-versatile Forest Whitaker shares some rare joy

Forest Whitaker plays a real-life crime boss in Epix's new drama series Godfather of Harlem with the commanding intensity expected from him.

28 Sep 2019

Next up on FX's American Crime Story: The Clinton impeachment

The next chapter of FX's American Crime Story will dramatize Bill Clinton's impeachment with a focus on Monica Lewinsky, Linda Tripp and other women central to the scandal.

07 Aug 2019

ABC executive withholding judgment on sexual assault allegation by co-star on The Rookie

ABC Entertainment President Karey Burke said Monday she is withholding judgment on the fate of The Rookie pending an investigation into co-star Afton Williamson's claim of sexual misconduct.

06 Aug 2019

Jimmy Kimmel, Mark Burnet join to make ABC quiz show called Generation Gap

Jimmy Kimmel is among Donald Trump's late-night gadflies, while producer Mark Burnett showcased the future president on The Apprentice. Yet they are going into business together.

06 Aug 2019

HBO chief: Sorry, fans, no Game of Thrones do over

No Game of Thrones remake, confirms HBO chief. 

25 Jul 2019

Game of Thrones reigns supreme with record 32 Emmy nominations

HBO's Game of Thrones slashed its way to a record-setting 32 Emmy nominations Tuesday for its eighth and final season, leading HBO back to dominance over Netflix.

17 Jul 2019

Game of Thrones, Veep make final grabs for 71st Emmy Awards

When a long-running, much-admired television series ends, Emmy voters can bring the show and its stars back for a final bow — or give them the bum's rush.

13 Jul 2019