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‘The Lincoln Lawyer’ Renewed for Season 2 at Netflix

The Lincoln Lawyer will ride again. To little surprise, Netflix has renewed the drama from David E. Kelley, based on author Michael Connelly’s book series, for a second season. Netflix head of global television Bela Bajaria announced the news Tuesday during her time at the Banff World Media Festival. The second season will consist of […]

Netflix’s ‘The Lincoln Lawyer’: TV Review

Michael Connelly's automobile-loving defense attorney Mickey Haller heads to the small screen with Manuel Garcia-Rulfo taking the lead role in this David E. Kelley-created drama.

Netflix’s ‘Anatomy of a Scandal’: TV Review

Michelle Dockery, Sienna Miller and Rupert Friend lead David E. Kelley and Melissa James Gibson's courtroom thriller about a high-profile politician accused of a shocking crime.

ABC Snags David E. Kelley-Michael Connelly Mystery ‘Avalon’ for 2022-23

David E. Kelley has landed a second show at ABC. The prolific creator is teaming with author Michael Connelly for a mystery drama titled Avalon at the network. ABC won a multiple-outlet bidding war for the project by giving it a straight-to-series order; it’s slated to be part of the broadcaster’s 2022-23 lineup. Avalon will […]

Apple TV+ Orders ‘Presumed Innocent’ TV Series From J.J. Abrams, David E. Kelley

Scott Turow’s best-selling novel Presumed Innocent is becoming a limited series on Apple TV+.  Veteran writer David E. Kelley (Big Little Lies) will serve as showrunner and executive produce alongside Dustin Thomason, J.J. Abrams and Ben Stephenson. Presumed Innocent is described as “the story of a horrific murder that upends the Chicago Prosecuting Attorneys’ office […]

Regina King, David E. Kelley Team for Netflix Series

Regina King and David E. Kelley are joining forces at Netflix to executive produce an adaptation of Tom Wolfe’s novel A Man in Full. The streamer has given a straight to series order for the drama, which will run six episodes. Kelley will write and serve as showrunner, and King — who has a first-look […]

David E. Kelley Lands Mystery Drama at Peacock

David E. Kelley is getting into business with another streaming service. The prolific writer and producer has scored a series order at NBCUniversal’s Peacock for a drama titled The Missing. The eight-episode mystery, based on The Missing File by Israeli author Dror A. Mishani, centers on an NYPD detective named Avraham Avraham, who begins to […]

‘Big Shot,’ Starring John Stamos, Nets Second Season at Disney+

Disney+ is ready to run it back with Big Shot. The streamer has renewed the high school basketball dramedy starring John Stamos for a second season. The renewal for the ABC Signature-produced series comes about 2 1/2 months after the first season concluded in June. “We are thrilled to be returning with Big Shot,” said […]

Nicole Kidman and Melissa McCarthy in Hulu’s ‘Nine Perfect Strangers’: TV Review

Set at a wellness resort, David E. Kelley's latest Liane Moriarty adaptation boasts a star-studded cast also including Regina Hall, Michael Shannon, Samara Weaving, Luke Evans and Manny Jacinto.

‘Big Shot’: TV Review

David E. Kelley's Disney+ dramedy stars John Stamos as a brash college basketball coach who ends up heading a high-school girls team when his career craters.

‘Big Sky’: How ABC Got David E. Kelley to Make a Cable Show for Broadcast

ABC entertainment president Karey Burke talks with The Hollywood Reporter about courting prestige showrunners, while the prolific writer-producer opens up about why he ditched his penchant for cable and streaming to make the Montana-set thriller.

‘Big Sky’: TV Review

David E. Kelley returns to broadcast TV with the Montana-set 'Big Sky,' a star-studded, serialized mystery that plays as 'Criminal Minds,' with a twist.