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  1. 'Homeland's' Howard Gordon Inks Rich New Deal at 20th TV

    11:00 am PDT 09/19/2014
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    The '24' and 'Tyrant' showrunner will continue to produce at his studio home of more than 20 years READ MORE

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  2. FX Renews Middle East Drama 'Tyrant'

    11:30 am PDT 09/18/2014
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    The series will return for 13 episodes in the summer of 2015 READ MORE

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  3. 'Big Brother Israel' Incorporates Bomb Shelter Amid Gaza Conflict

    5:00 am PDT 07/30/2014
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    The war is costing broadcasters $25 million, but the reality show is pulling in a 45 percent share. READ MORE

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  4. FX's Divisive 'Tyrant' Still Talking With Muslim Groups

    2:47 pm PDT 07/21/2014
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    Executive producer Howard Gordon attends TCA with policy experts to shed more light on the ongoing dialogue surrounding the show's portrayal of the Middle East and the depiction of sexual abuse in the pilot. READ MORE

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  5. 'Tyrant' Moves to Turkey Amid Gaza Strip Violence

    7:04 pm PDT 07/14/2014
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    FX's Israel-based production will move filming of the final two episodes north to get more space from the hostilities. READ MORE

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  6. Hostilities Put Israeli TV Production, Concert Schedules in Question

    11:21 pm PDT 07/09/2014
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    A rocket fire warning saw "Big Brother Israel" contestants ushered into a safe room, while Lana Del Rey and Lady Gaga are among the musical acts with upcoming dates in the country. READ MORE

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  7. Natpe Europe: Eastern Europe Still Hungry for U.S. Drama, Studios Say

    7:50 am PDT 06/26/2014
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    The international television market, held this year in Prague after 23 years in Budapest, sees an uptick in business as the region's economy improves. READ MORE

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  8. TV Ratings: FX's 'Tyrant' Delivers an OK 2.1 Million Viewers

    1:00 pm PDT 06/25/2014
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    Shy of recent debuts, the 82-minute broadcast draws a very steady audience over the course of its premiere. READ MORE

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  9. FX's 'Tyrant': 11 Secrets From the Israeli Set

    2:09 pm PDT 06/24/2014
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    From star Adam Rayner's shaky audition to the show's $3 million-plus budget, THR goes behind the scenes of the cable net's ambitious Arab drama. READ MORE

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  10. FX's 'Tyrant': What the Critics Are Saying

    6:00 am PDT 06/24/2014
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    With executive producer Howard Gordon of "Homeland" and "24" taking the reins, the Arab drama brings a "Godfather"-like plot to the Middle East. READ MORE

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  11. 'Tyrant': TV Review

    8:00 am PDT 06/19/2014
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    Sandy soap or political thriller? READ MORE

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  12. Israel's Keshet CEO on His 8 U.S. Shows, 'Rising Star' and Sgt. Bergdahl as a TV Series (Q&A)

    11:00 am PDT 06/12/2014
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    Avi Nir talks to THR about why Israeli TV is booming, how "Rising Star" is the antidote to "eroding" talent shows and why his company is determined to stay relatively small. READ MORE

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  13. 'Tyrant': How FX Is Marketing Its Middle East Drama to Islamophobes, Islamophiles and Everyone Else

    9:00 am PDT 06/04/2014
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    Says FX's John Landgraf of capturing the region's formalistic beauty, "If we give you footage that looks like the news, then it'll fail." READ MORE

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  14. Turmoil on 'Tyrant': The Dramatic Backstory of FX's Middle East Epic

    9:00 am PDT 06/04/2014
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    Ang Lee came and went. So did the creator. Now "Homeland" producer Howard Gordon attempts to sell America — and the world — on his audacious Arab drama. READ MORE

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  15. The Turmoil on FX's 'Tyrant'

    9:00 am PDT 06/04/2014
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    A look at the backstory of the network's middle east epic starring Adam Rayner and Jennifer Finnigan. READ MORE

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  16. 'Tyrant': Exclusive Portraits of the Middle East Drama's Cast (Photos)

    8:59 am PDT 06/04/2014
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    The stars of the FX series and producer Howard Gordon pose for THR and share secrets of their epic. READ MORE

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  17. 'Homeland' Creators Ready New Drama 'Tyrant' (Exclusive Photos)

    10:00 pm PDT 04/06/2014
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    The FX series, developed by "Homeland" alums and Craig Wright of "Six Feet Under," focuses on the son of a Middle Eastern dictator who returns home for the first time in 20 years. READ MORE

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  18. MIPTV: The Hottest New Fiction Shows (Photos)

    9:00 am PDT 04/06/2014
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    From L.A. noir to a Korean ER, here's a sneak peak at the very best in new drama and comedy, which might be making its way from the Cannes market to your TV soon. READ MORE

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  19. 'Tyrant's' Howard Gordon Encourages Inevitable Criticism of the Political Drama

    9:46 pm PST 01/14/2014
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    Gordon revealed details of his new Middle East-set FX drama at the TCAs while welcoming backlash -- including from Fox News' Ailes: "Bring it on! Come on, Roger." READ MORE

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  20. Howard Gordon's 'Tyrant' Lands Series Order at FX

    2:30 pm PST 12/11/2013
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    From "Homeland" producers Gordon and Gideon Raff, the drama will debut in summer 2014. READ MORE

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