‘Why Women Kill’ Adds Lana Parrilla And More

Deadline – October 29, 2020 at 10:09AM:

CBS All Access is rounding out the cast for Season 2 of its original anthology series Why Women Kill. Lana Parrilla (The Tax Collector), B.K. Cannon (Sin City Saints) Jordane Christie (The Haunting of Hill House), Matthew Daddario (Shadowhunters) and Veronica Falcón (Queen of the South) join previously announced Allison Tolman and Nick Frost.

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Brazil’s Conspiracao Poised to Make ‘Pas de Deux’ Series

Variety – October 10, 2020 at 11:29AM:


Conspiracao, Brazil’s multi-Emmy nominated powerhouse indie, is poised to make “Pas de Deux,” a drama series about Bethania Gomes, the first Brazilian prima ballerina of the Harlem Dance Theatre and a current dance instructor there. Story pivots around the relationship and lives of Gomes and her mother Maria Beatriz Nascimento, a controversial historian.

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Chris Meloni ‘Law & Order: SVU’ Spinoff Delayed as Showrunner Exits

TV – Variety – October 2, 2020 at 10:07AM:


The “Law & Order: SVU” spinoff centering around Chris Meloni’s Elliot Stabler has been delayed. The news comes as a result of a showrunner change, with Matt Olmstead exiting the role for creative reasons, Variety has confirmed with sources. Olmstead has plenty of history in the Dick Wolf stable of shows, having co-created and helped launch “Chicago […]

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Erin Moriarty And Karen Fukuhara On The Feminism Of ‘The Boys,’ And Why The Show’s Better In Weekly Doses

TV – UPROXX – October 2, 2020 at 08:22AM:

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Amazon Prime’s super-cynical take on superhero culture, The Boys, roared back to life in August with a deeper (and still graphic) second season based upon Garth Ennis’ comic book series. One plot point involves Vought International pushing the “Girls Get It Done” campaign to publicly champion its female heroes. Meanwhile, their leader (Antony Starr’s Homelander) is still corrupt as hell while feeling rootless. That’s all the better for Aya Cash’s Stormfront to swoop into the power vacuum, even as Erin Moriarty’s Starlight works behind the scenes to expose Vought’s misdeeds to the world.

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Zack Snyder’s ‘Army of the Dead’ Netflix Anime Series Adds Christian Slater, Joe Manganiello

TV – Variety – October 1, 2020 at 12:34PM:


Zack Snyder’s “Army of the Dead” is getting much larger. The “Justice League” director has added 11 new cast members to “Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas,” a spinoff anime series which will serve as a prequel to his 2021 zombie heist movie. Two of the biggest names joining the cast are “Mr. Robot” star […]

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‘The Walking Dead’ Showrunner Has Shared Details About The Carol And Daryl Spin-Off

TV – UPROXX – October 1, 2020 at 12:21PM:


The Walking Dead will return briefly this Sunday to air the 16th episode of the 10th season. The episode was supposed to air as the season finale in April, but the pandemic changed everything, and now it’s the 16th of 22 episodes this season, although the next six will not return until the Spring. Meanwhile beyond the 10th season, there’s only one more season left, an extended 24-episode 11th season that will air in 2021 and 2022. After that, Norman Reedus and Melissa McBride — who play Daryl and Carol on The Walking Dead, respectively — will ride off into their on spin-off series.

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