Netflix Orders Modern-Day Messiah Drama From EP Mark Burnett
Netflix is having a come-to-Jesus moment.
The streamer has ordered to series Messiah, a 10-episode drama “exploring the lines among religion, faith and politics,” from exec producers Mark Burnett and Roma Downey. READ MORE
Castle Creators Back at ABC With New, Light Detective Procedural Take Two; Rachel Bilson, Eddie Cibrian to Star
The spirit of Castle will loom large on ABC next season.
On the heels of news that Nathan Fillion will return to his old Alphabet Network stomping ground as the star of the cop dramedy The Rookie, ABC has announced that it has placed a straight-to-series for READ MORE
TVLine Items: Archie Panjabi Returns to Blindspot, Med Dad Cast and More
Archie Panjabi has some unfinished (Big Bad) business with Blindspot.
The Good Wife vet — who recently returned to CBS via an episode of Bull — will reprise her Blindspot role of Zero Division head Nas Kamal READ MORE
TVLine Items: Coldplay Singer Gets Modern, a Frozen Reunion and More
Phil Dunphy might have been thisclose to scoring free Coldplay tickets.
The band’s frontman Chris Martin will guest-star as himself during an upcoming episode of Modern Family, in which it is revealed that READ MORE
Lord of the Rings Series Lands at Amazon With Multi-Season Commitment Plus a Potential Spinoff
Amazon announced on Monday that it has acquired the global TV rights to J.R.R. Tolkien’s celebrated The Lord of the Rings fantasy novels, with a multi-season commitment that includes the potential for an additional spin-off series. READ MORE
Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Aniston's Morning-Show Drama Gets 2-Season Series Order at Apple
The A-list early birds get the worm: Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon‘s drama about the behind-the-scenes goings-on at a morning talk show has received a two-season pickup at Apple READ MORE
Preacher Creator's The Boys Comic to Be Adapted by Eric Kripke for Amazon
The Boys are coming to Amazon.
The streaming service announced on Wednesday that it has greenlit an eight-episode, live-action adaptation of The Boys READ MORE
Toni Collette to Headline Netflix Relationship Dramedy Wanderlust
Emmy winner Toni Collette has booked her return to series TV, thanks to Netflix. READ MORE
MTV Orders Jersey Shore Offshoot Floribama Shore — Watch First Teaser
Eight years after introducing the world to Snooki & Co., MTV is hoping to strike gold about 1,100 miles south of the Jersey Shore. READ MORE
Nathan Fillion to Star in ABC Cop Dramedy The Rookie From Castle EP
ABC has lured Nathan Fillion back into a life of crime-solving, tapping the ex-Castle star to headline the cop-themed dramedy The Rookie, TVLine has confirmed. READ MORE