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  1. Thandie Newton Boards HBO's 'Westworld'

    12:30 pm PDT 08/13/2014
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    The drama pilot stars Anthony Hopkins and counts J.J. Abrams, Jonathan Nolan and Jerry Weintraub among its producers READ MORE

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  2. Ed Harris Set as Key Villain in HBO's 'Westworld'

    12:15 pm PDT 08/11/2014
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    The pilot from EPs J.J. Abrams, Jerry Weintraub and writer Jonathan Nolan continues to add to its already impressive cast READ MORE

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  3. CBS Orders Medical Crisis Drama Pilot

    4:30 pm PDT 08/07/2014
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    "Austen's Razor" centers on a character inspired by bioethics authority Arthur L. Caplan. READ MORE

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  4. MTV's 'Scream' Adaptation Sets Cast, Director

    10:00 am PDT 08/05/2014
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    Willa Fitzgerald will star in the pilot from writers Jay Beattie and Dan Dworkin, with Jamie Travis on board to direct the drama from showrunner Jill Blotevogel. READ MORE

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  5. Carlton Cuse Alien Drama Gets Pilot Green Light at USA Network

    9:54 am PDT 07/28/2014
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    "Colony" becomes the "Lost" alum's fifth project, joining Amazon pilot "Point of Honor" and series "Bates Motel," "The Strain" and "The Returned." READ MORE

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  6. Comic-Con: 'Walking Dead' Creator's 'Outcast' Gets Pilot Order at Cinemax

    8:43 am PDT 07/25/2014
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    Robert Kirkman is adapting his exorcism comic, with the potential to now have two series on the air. READ MORE

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  7. Anthony Hopkins, Evan Rachel Wood to Star in HBO's 'Westworld'

    4:00 pm PDT 07/22/2014
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    The adaptation of Michael Crichton's 1973 film hails from writers Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy and exec producers J.J. Abrams and Jerry Weintraub and has now been officially picked up to pilot. READ MORE

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  8. 'Community's' Ken Jeong to Star in MTV Comedy Pilot (Exclusive)

    9:30 am PDT 07/22/2014
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    His casting lifts the contingency on the pilot, from young writers Andy St. Clair and Paul O'Toole, which will now be titled "Ken Jeong Made Me Do It." READ MORE

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  9. Hacker Drama 'Mr. Robot' Gets Pilot Order at USA Network

    9:00 am PDT 07/14/2014
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    "Comet's" Sam Esmail will pen the script, which hails from "True Detective" EP Steve Golin and Chad Hamilton. READ MORE

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  10. Disney XD Orders Comedy Pilot 'The Savages' From 'Kickin' It' Team (Exclusive)

    5:03 pm PDT 06/26/2014
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    "Lab Rats" actor Brandon Salgado, Will Babbitt and Rachel Cannon star in the half-hour live-action project. READ MORE

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  11. 'Desperate Housewives,' 'Numb3rs' Alums Book ABC Family Drama Pilots (Exclusive)

    8:30 am PDT 06/05/2014
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    Doug Savant and Diane Farr have joined "Recovery Road" and "Stitchers," respectively. READ MORE

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  12. Comedy Central Adapting Web Sensation 'BriTANick' (Exclusive)

    9:30 am PDT 06/04/2014
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    Nick Kocher and Brian McElhaney will star in the pilot as fictional best friends in the series of adventures based on their real lives. READ MORE

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  13. Peter Fonda Joins AMC's Ridley Scott Pilot 'Galyntine' (Exclusive)

    3:49 pm PDT 05/30/2014
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    The Oscar-nominated actor has also signed with APA in all areas. READ MORE

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  14. ABC Family's Paranormal Drama 'Stitchers' Casts Its Leads (Exclusive)

    2:55 pm PDT 05/19/2014
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    Emma Ishta and Kyle Harris will star in the pilot from Jeffrey A. Schechter. READ MORE

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  15. CBS Chief on Passing on 'How I Met Your Dad': 'I'm Heartsick'

    7:06 am PDT 05/14/2014
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    With its option expiring Wednesday, the network wanted to re-do the pilot but, as Nina Tassler told reporters, "that's not happening right now." READ MORE

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  16. Tom Hollander, Daniel Mays to Star in AMC's 'Knifeman' (Exclusive)

    7:00 am PDT 05/14/2014
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    They will play brothers in the drama from writer Rolin Jones. READ MORE

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  17. USA Developing Jodie Foster, Carlton Cuse Dramas; Orders 'Stanistan' Pilot

    9:00 am PDT 05/08/2014
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    Jessica Biel, David Janollari and "Ugly Betty's" Michael Urie are among those with dramas and comedies in development at the cable network. READ MORE

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  18. 'Key and Peele' Bosses Tapped as Showrunners on TV Land's Alison Brie Comedy

    11:30 am PDT 05/07/2014
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    Ian Roberts and Jay Martel will oversee the cabler's Alison Brie-produced "Teachers." READ MORE

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  19. TV Upfronts: Early Trends Emerge as Broadcasters Bet on Black Leads, Politics and Terror

    7:00 am PDT 05/07/2014
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    Octavia Spencer, Taraji P. Henson and Katherine Heigl all will have a place on the 2014-15 schedule as the Big Four networks look to build on formulas that work. READ MORE

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  20. Billy Eichner to Star in USA Comedy From Amy Poehler (Exclusive)

    9:00 am PDT 05/06/2014
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    The Emmy-nominated "Billy on the Street" host will co-star alongside his head writer Julie Klausner in the pilot presentation titled "Difficult People." READ MORE

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  21. ABC Family's Tennis Drama Casts Its Lead

    1:24 pm PDT 05/05/2014
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    "The Cut" alum Alex Roe will topline "Unstrung," which is set in the world of professional tennis. READ MORE

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