• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest
JAN
30
33 MINS

Tone Bell Inks Talent, Script Deals at NBC (Exclusive)

Tone Bell Inks Talent, Script Deals at NBC (Exclusive)

NBC is betting even bigger on Tone Bell.

The network has signed the Bad Judge breakout to a talent holding deal, while sibling Universal Television has inked a blind script deal with him. The comedian will be eyed for potential pilots this broadcast season, and will focus his development efforts on creating a series for the studio, which he could potentially star in, too. 

Read More
JAN
30
2 HRS

No New 'Game of Thrones' Book In 2015, Publisher Confirms

No New 'Game of Thrones' Book In 2015, Publisher Confirms

Game of Thrones publisher HarperCollins confirmed that Winds of Winter, the sixth book in the hit series, would not be coming out in 2015.

Read More
JAN
30
3 HRS

CBS Orders Second Medical Drama Pilot This Season

CBS Orders Second Medical Drama Pilot This Season

CBS is looking at another candidate for a new medical drama. Hot to launch an hour-long in the genre for some time, the network has handed out a pilot order to the New York-set LFE.

From the Dan Jinks Company and CBS Television Studios, the project is described as a "high-octane procedural" that focuses on residents trying to reconcile god complexes with their humanity at New York City's top hospital.

Read More
JAN
30
3 HRS

HBO Moves Ahead With 'Lewis and Clark' Miniseries

HBO Moves Ahead With 'Lewis and Clark' Miniseries

After a long search to find its Clark, HBO has finally given the green light to pioneering miniseries Lewis and Clark.

Starring Casey Affleck as Meriwether Lewis and Matthias Schoenaerts as William Clark, the pair start filming the six-part miniseries about the discovery of the American West in the summer of 2015.

Read More HBO Renews 'Togetherness' for Second Season

Read More
JAN
30
6 HRS

'Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce' Boss Weighs In: Will Abby and Jake Stay Together?

'Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce' Boss Weighs In: Will Abby and Jake Stay Together?

The title of Bravo's first scripted series, Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce, suggests that the show's leading couple splits up. But do they have to?

Read More
JAN
30
6 HRS

'The Blacklist' Creator on Super Bowl Episode's "Revelations," Red and Tom's Deal

'The Blacklist' Creator on Super Bowl Episode's "Revelations," Red and Tom's Deal

There will be plenty of unnecessary roughness on TV this Sunday, and it has nothing to do with the football game.

The Blacklist returns from its winter hiatus in the coveted post-Super Bowl time slot with the first half of a two-parter. Series creator Jon Bokenkamp told The Hollywood Reporter that Sunday's installment resembles a "big, heightened event movie in a very contained way."

Read More
JAN
30
7 HRS

'The Originals': Nathan Parsons on Hayley and Jackon's Wedding, Looming Battle With Klaus

'The Originals': Nathan Parsons on Hayley and Jackon's Wedding, Looming Battle With Klaus

The Originals is gearing up for a wedding between Hayley (Phoebe Tonkin) and Jackson (Nathan Parsons) — if they can jump through all the proper hoops first.

Read More
JAN
30
7 HRS

'Better Call Saul' Cast, Creators Reveal Details of 'Breaking Bad' Spinoff

'Better Call Saul' Cast, Creators Reveal Details of 'Breaking Bad' Spinoff

Better Call Saul is ready to take off.

The talent behind the Breaking Bad spinoff celebrated the show at its premiere at Regal Cinemas in downtown Los Angeles Thursday, where they stopped to share details of the anticipated AMC drama.

"This is a very specific character with specific drives and hopes and dreams and challenges," said Bob Odenkirk, who stars as Jimmy McGill, the attorney who eventually changes his name to Saul Goodman and becomes the criminal lawyer Breaking Bad fans know and love.

Read More
JAN
30
8 HRS

TV Ratings: 'Parenthood' Series Finale Swells, 'Scandal' Jumps in Return

TV Ratings: 'Parenthood' Series Finale Swells, 'Scandal' Jumps in Return

Thursday saw the return of ABC's Shonda Rhimes block — and TGIT was just as strong as it was in the fall. With an average 3.6 rating among adults 18-49, Scandal topped the lineup with a solid half-of-a-point jump from its last original in October.

Elsewhere, Grey's Anatomy (2.7 adults) improved three-tenths of a point and How to Get Away With Murder (3.0 adults) returned steady.

Read More
JAN
30
9 HRS

'Ray Donovan' Adds Jason Butler Harner

'Ray Donovan' Adds Jason Butler Harner

Jason Butler Harner is boarding Ray Donovan.

He'll recur as Varick Strauss, Andrew Finney’s (Ian McShane) cool, calculating right-hand man in the third season of the Showtime drama starring Liev Schreiber as L.A.'s best professional fixer.

Read More
JAN
30
9 HRS

Neil Patrick Harris Tries to Preview His NBC Variety Show in Super Bowl Spot (Video)

Neil Patrick Harris Tries to Preview His NBC Variety Show in Super Bowl Spot (Video)

NBC has released its first promo for its Neil Patrick Harris-hosted variety show — but clearly, a 15-second Super Bowl spot isn't enough time to translate how legendary it'll actually be.

Read More
JAN
30
10 HRS

Watch NBC's Souped-Up Super Bowl Spots for 'The Blacklist,' 'Undateable,' 'The Voice'

Watch NBC's Souped-Up Super Bowl Spots for 'The Blacklist,' 'Undateable,' 'The Voice'

NBC is ready to sell the year's largest TV viewership on its mid-season lineup — and is equipped with a gladiator ring, fire hoses and a slew of explosives to do so.

See more TV Premiere Dates 2015: The Complete Guide

Read More
JAN
29
21 HRS

'Breaking Bad's' Anna Gunn to Co-Star in 'Criminal Minds' Spinoff

'Breaking Bad's' Anna Gunn to Co-Star in 'Criminal Minds' Spinoff

Anna Gunn has found her follow-up to Fox's Gracepoint and Breaking Bad.

The two-time Emmy winner has booked the female lead in CBS' Criminal Minds spinoff, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

Read More
JAN
29
21 HRS

'How to Get Away With Murder' Postmortem: The Evidence Grows as Keating Five Falter

'How to Get Away With Murder' Postmortem: The Evidence Grows as Keating Five Falter

[Warning: This story contains major spoilers from the midseason premiere episode, "Hello, Raskolnikov" of ABC's How To Get Away With Murder]

How to Get Away With Murder has finally entered the era of "AMN" — After Murder Night — but the problems are just beginning for ABC's most complex law professor and her students.

Read More