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Jay Hernandez Is the New Magnum P.I.

Jay Hernandez Is the New Magnum P.I.

Jay Hernandez has been cast as Thomas Magnum in CBS' upcoming reboot of the popular crime drama Magnum P.I.

Kevin Burwick

Teen Titans TV Show Brings in Sicario 2 Star as the Chief

Teen Titans TV Show Brings in Sicario 2 Star as the Chief

Bruno Bichir has landed the recurring role of Dr. Niles Caulder, a.k.a. The Chief, in the new Titans live-action series for the DC streaming service.

Brian Gallagher

True Detective Season 3 Adds Justice League Star Ray Fisher

True Detective Season 3 Adds Justice League Star Ray Fisher

Justice League star Ray Fisher has signed on for a series regular role on Season 3 of HBO's True Detective.

Brian Gallagher

Greatest American Hero Reboot Gets New Girl Star in the Lead

Greatest American Hero Reboot Gets New Girl Star in the Lead

New Girl star Hannah Simone has landed the lead role of Meera in ABC's The Greatest American Hero reboot series.

Brian Gallagher

Mary J. Blige Joins Netflix's Superhero Series Umbrella Academy

Mary J. Blige Joins Netflix's Superhero Series Umbrella Academy

Mary J. Blige has landed the series regular role of Cha-Cha, a time-travelling assassin, in Netflix's The Umbrella Academy.

Brian Gallagher

Martin Scorsese and Vikings Creator Team for Julius Caesar TV Series

Martin Scorsese and Vikings Creator Team for Julius Caesar TV Series

Filming begins next year in Italy on The Caesars from Martin Scorsese and Vikings creator Michael Hirst, exploring Julius Caesar's rise.

Brian Gallagher

Magnum P.I. Reboot Brings in Fast & Furious Director Justin Lin

Magnum P.I. Reboot Brings in Fast & Furious Director Justin Lin

CBS has brought aboard Justin Lin to direct and executive produce the pilot episode of their highly-anticipated Magnum P.I. reboot.

Brian Gallagher

HBO's Watchmen Pilot Gets The Leftovers Director

HBO's Watchmen Pilot Gets The Leftovers Director

Director Nicole Kassell is reuniting with The Leftovers creator Damon Lindelof for HBO's Watchmen pilot.

Ryan Scott

Joanne Whalley Is Matt Murdock's Mom in Daredevil Season 3

Joanne Whalley Is Matt Murdock's Mom in Daredevil Season 3

Joanne Whalley has been cast in the pivotal role of Sister Maggie, in Season 3 of Marvel and Netflix's Daredevil.

Brian Gallagher

Meryl Streep Heads to Big Little Lies Season 2

Meryl Streep Heads to Big Little Lies Season 2

Three-time Oscar winner Meryl Streep heads to the small screen to play Mary Louise Wright, Perry Wright's mother in Big Little Lies Season 2.

Brian Gallagher

Simon Pegg & Nick Frost Reunite for Paranormal Series Truth Seekers

Simon Pegg & Nick Frost Reunite for Paranormal Series Truth Seekers

Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz stars Simon Pegg and Nick Frost have teamed for a new paranormal TV series titled Truth Seekers.

Ryan Scott

Gabrielle Union's Bad Boys TV Spin-Off Gets Pilot Order at NBC

Gabrielle Union's Bad Boys TV Spin-Off Gets Pilot Order at NBC

NBC has issued a pilot order for a Bad Boys TV spin-off focusing on Gabrielle Union's Syd Burnett, the sister of Marcus Lawrence's Marcus Burnett.

Brian Gallagher

John Cena Joins Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

John Cena Joins Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

John Cena has come aboard to voice brand new villain Baron Draxum in Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on Nickelodeon.

Brian Gallagher

Transformers: Prime Wars Trilogy Brings in Mark Hamill & Ron Perlman

Transformers: Prime Wars Trilogy Brings in Mark Hamill & Ron Perlman

Mark Hamill will make his debut as Megatronus in the Transformers: Titans Return final while Ron Perlman takes on Transformers: Power Of The Primes.

B. Alan Orange

True Detective Season 3 Gets Stephen Dorff as Co-Lead

True Detective Season 3 Gets Stephen Dorff as Co-Lead

Leatherface star Stephen Dorff has been cast as the co-lead in HBO's True Detective season 3 alongside Mahershala Ali.

Ryan Scott

Is John Cena Doctor Manhattan in HBO's Watchmen Series?

Is John Cena Doctor Manhattan in HBO's Watchmen Series?

WWE star John Cena has dropped some major hints that he could be playing Doctor Manhattan in the new HBO Watchmen series.

Kevin Burwick

Netflix's The Umbrella Academy Adds 5 Cast Members

Netflix's The Umbrella Academy Adds 5 Cast Members

Netflix has added five new cast members for The Umbrella Academy, including Tom Hopper and Emmy Raver-Lampman.

Brian Gallagher

Johnny Galecki Is Back as David in Roseanne Revival

Johnny Galecki Is Back as David in Roseanne Revival

Executive producer Whitney Cummings revealed in a now-deleted photo that Johnny Galecki is returning as David Healy on ABC's Roseanne revival.

Brian Gallagher

Why HBO Passed on The Lord of the Rings TV Show

Why HBO Passed on The Lord of the Rings TV Show

HBO CEO Richard Plepler revealed during a conference that the network passed on a Lord of the Rings TV series, before it was picked up by Amazon.

Brian Gallagher

Christmas Story Live Brings in Ken Jeong & David Alan Grier

Christmas Story Live Brings in Ken Jeong & David Alan Grier

Ken Jeong and David Alan Grier have joined Fox's A Christmas Story Live, while PrettyMuch will play a group of carolers.

Brian Gallagher

Maggie Grace Joins Fear the Walking Dead Season 4

Maggie Grace Joins Fear the Walking Dead Season 4

Former Lost and Taken star Maggie Grace had joined Fear The Walking Dead season 4 as a series regular.

Ryan Scott

George Clooney Returns to TV in Catch-22 Miniseries

George Clooney Returns to TV in Catch-22 Miniseries

George Clooney has signed on to play Col. Cathcart in Paramount Television's six-part limited series based on Joseph Heller's novel Catch-22.

Brian Gallagher

Jenna Elfman Joins Fear the Walking Dead Season 4

Jenna Elfman Joins Fear the Walking Dead Season 4

Jenna Elfman has signed on for an unspecified series regular role in Season 4 of Fear the Walking Dead, alongside new addition Garret Dillahunt.

Brian Gallagher

Fear the Walking Dead Season 4 Gets Deadwood Star Garret Dillahunt

Fear the Walking Dead Season 4 Gets Deadwood Star Garret Dillahunt

AMC's hit zombie series Fear the Walking Dead has brought in Garret Dillahunt as a mysterious new series regular character for Season 4.

Brian Gallagher

Kevin Bacon Joins Showtime's City on a Hill

Kevin Bacon Joins Showtime's City on a Hill

Kevin Bacon and Aldis Hodge have signed on as the two lead characters in Showtime's City on a Hill, produced by Matt Damon and Ben Affleck.

Brian Gallagher

Krypton Finds Its Brainiac in Blake Ritson

Krypton Finds Its Brainiac in Blake Ritson

Syfy's Superman prequel series Krypton adds Blake Ritson as series regular Brainiac while Paula Malcomson will guest star as Charys.

Brian Gallagher

The Crown Season 3 Replaces Claire Foy with Olivia Colman

The Crown Season 3 Replaces Claire Foy with Olivia Colman

After a two-season run as Queen Elizabeth, Claire Foy is replaced by Olivia Colman for the next two season on Netflix's The Crown.

Brian Gallagher

Kingpin Will Return in Daredevil Season 3

Kingpin Will Return in Daredevil Season 3

Marvel announces plans to bring back Kingpin, with Vincent D'Onofrio returning as Wilson Fisk in Daredevil Season 3.

Brian Gallagher

Tremors TV Show Gets Wolf of Wall Street Star P.J. Byrne

Tremors TV Show Gets Wolf of Wall Street Star P.J. Byrne

Wolf of Wall Street star P.J. Byrne has been added as a series regular on Syfy's Tremors, with four more coming aboard.

Brian Gallagher

New Doctor Who Season 11 Cast Announced

New Doctor Who Season 11 Cast Announced

BBC has announced Bradley Walsh, Tosin Cole and Mandip Gill as the new cast members joining the 13th Doctor, Jodie Whittaker, in Doctor Who Season 11.

Brian Gallagher

Tremors TV Show Brings in Boardwalk Empire Star

Tremors TV Show Brings in Boardwalk Empire Star

John Ellison Conlee has signed on for a series regular role on Syfy's Tremors, portraying Harlon Mayor, a character obsessed with Graboids.

Brian Gallagher

A Christmas Story: Live Adds Jane Krakowski and Chris Diamantopoulos

A Christmas Story: Live Adds Jane Krakowski and Chris Diamantopoulos

Jane Krakowski will play Ralphie's teacher, while Chris Diamantopoulos is playing Raphie's dad in A Christmas Story: Live.

Brian Gallagher

Teen Titans Live-Action TV Show Finds Its Beast Boy

Teen Titans Live-Action TV Show Finds Its Beast Boy

Ryan Potter will play Beast Boy in Titans, a live-action version take on the popular DC comic book series led by Nightwing.

Kevin Burwick

Game of Thrones Season 8 Targets Into the Badlands Star as Harry Strickland

Game of Thrones Season 8 Targets Into the Badlands Star as Harry Strickland

Into the Badlands star Marc Rissmann has been reportedly cast as Harry Strickland in Game of Thrones Season 8.

Brian Gallagher

Nancy Drew TV Reboot Is Happening at NBC

Nancy Drew TV Reboot Is Happening at NBC

Doubt creators Tony Phelan and Joan Rater wrote the pilot script for a new Nancy Drew series that follows the title character as an adult.

Brian Gallagher

Sons of Anarchy Spin-Off Mayans MC Gets a New Lead

Sons of Anarchy Spin-Off Mayans MC Gets a New Lead

FX has brought in Michael Irby to play Obispo "Bishop" Losa, president of Mayans' Santo Padre charter in FX's Sons of Anarchy spin-off Mayans MC.

Brian Gallagher

Fox's A Christmas Story: Live Musical Finds Its Ralphie

Fox's A Christmas Story: Live Musical Finds Its Ralphie

Andy Walken, an 11-year-old actor from Seattle, landed the role of a lifetime when he was cast as Ralphie in Fox's A Christmas Story: Live.

Brian Gallagher

Matt Ryan Returns as Constantine in Legends of Tomorow Season 3

Matt Ryan Returns as Constantine in Legends of Tomorow Season 3

Matt Ryan is confirmed to return as the iconic John Constantine in an upcoming two-episode arc on The CW's Legends of Tomorrow.

Brian Gallagher

Scream Season 3 Gets Teen Wolf Star Tyler Posey

Scream Season 3 Gets Teen Wolf Star Tyler Posey

MTV's Scream will return March 2018 with a brand-new set of characters.

Kevin Burwick

X-Files Season 11 Is Bringing Back Most Notorious Guest Star Ever

X-Files Season 11 Is Bringing Back Most Notorious Guest Star Ever

X-Files Season 11 is bringing back an actress from the only episode to ever get banned by Fox.

Kevin Burwick