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‘Dr. Death’ Team on Post-Pandemic Launch of True Crime Thriller: “There Are a Lot of Good Doctors”

Peacock’s true-crime thriller Dr. Death might seem somewhat ill-timed, hitting the streamer at the tail end of a pandemic in which the medical community has been celebrated for treating the flood of patients who came down with COVID-19, not to mention the scientists who developed the vaccines helping people return to normal. But the team […]

Susannah Grant Inks First-Look Deal at Lionsgate TV

Erin Brockovich and Unbelievable writer Susannah Grant is setting up shop at Lionsgate TV. The Oscar and Emmy nominee has signed a first-look deal with the independent studio. Grant will…

‘Cruel Summer’ Renewed for Season 2 at Freeform

It’s a happy summer at Freeform. The Disney-owned basic cable network has handed out a second-season renewal for its breakout hit Cruel Summer. The series has also now become the…

Becky Clements Promoted to Partner at Tomorrow Studios

Becky Clements has been promoted at Tomorrow Studios. The longtime president has now been elevated to partner, alongside company CEO and her longtime collaborator, Marty Adelstein. In her…

Megan Boone Exiting ‘The Blacklist’

One of the two leads of The Blacklist is departing. Megan Boone will exit the NBC series with the conclusion of season eight. The season finale is scheduled to air June 23, and the…

‘Beauty and the Beast’ Prequel Series a Go at Disney+

It’s official: Beauty and the Beast is getting a Disney+ prequel series. Fifteen months after The Hollywood Reporter exclusively reported that the streamer was in talks with Josh Gad and…

‘Manifest’ Canceled After Three Seasons by NBC

Manifest has been grounded. NBC has decided to cancel the missing plane mystery thriller after three seasons, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. The news comes despite the show’s first…

‘Assassin’s Creed’ Netflix Series Taps ‘Die Hard’ Writer to Adapt

Netflix’s live-action adaptation of the Assassin’s Creed video game franchise has found a writer. Jeb Stuart (Die Hard, The Fugitive) has been tapped to pen the project, which will take on…

Robin Thede, London Hughes to Star in ‘Perfect Strangers’ Reboot for HBO Max

It’s time to do the dance of joy. Perfect Strangers, the late ’80s and early ’90s ABC comedy that made Cousin Balki a pop culture phenomenon, is being revived at HBO Max with Robin Thede

Monica Lewinsky Inks Producing Deal With 20th TV (Exclusive)

Monica Lewinsky has found her own Alt Ending. 20th Television has signed the Vanity Fair contributing editor and her aptly named production company to a first-look producing deal. The news…

‘Girls5eva’ Renewed for Season 2 at Peacock

This news really is five stars. Peacock has handed out a second-season renewal for its buzzy musical comedy Girls5eva. The series, from exec producer Tina Fey and creator/showrunner…

Apple’s ‘Morning Show’ Trailer Teases Fallout From First Season Cliffhanger

When viewers last tuned into The Morning Show, the anchors played by Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon offered a searing on-air takedown of the broadcast network home to their fictional…

“We Want to Be a Part of the Change”: Why Tayshia Adams and Kaitlyn Bristowe Stepped in to Save ‘The Bachelorette’

Tayshia Adams already stepped in once to save The Bachelor franchise. Midway through production on the 2020 season of The Bachelorette, the franchise alum fielded a call from producers to take…