Syfy, Steven Spielberg's Amblin Team for Brave New World TV Adaptation
A Brave New World is hatching at Syfy.
The cable net is adapting Aldous Huxley’s iconic 1932 novel as a scripted series, produced by Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Television. READ MORE
TVLine Items: Tyrant Season 2 Trailer, David Fincher's HBO Series and More
Blood is thicker than water, the old saying goes. But FX’s Tyrant would like to tweak that adage to something much more ominous: “Blood guarantees nothing.” READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Syfy Orders The Magicians to Series
Syfy has conjured a series order for The Magicians, an adaptation of Lev Grossman’s best-selling novels.
The Magicians stars Jason Ralph (A Most Violent Year, NBC’s Aquarius) as Quentin Coldwater, a brilliant grad student who enrolls in Brakebills College for Magical Pedagogy READ MORE
Fall TV: Chicago Med, Greg Berlanti's Blindspot, Doc Drama Heartbreaker Snag Series Orders at NBC
NBC is the first broadcaster out of the gate with its 2015-16 season pickups, ordering to series Chicago Fire spinoff No. 2 Chicago Med, the Greg Berlanti mystery thriller Blindspot and medical drama Heartbreaker (FKA Heart Matters). READ MORE
TVLine Items: Mindy Star's Royal Gig, Double the Dancing and More
Mindy Project MD Ed Weeks is scrubbing into Royal Pains… minus the scrubs part. READ MORE
Netflix Orders Green Eggs and Ham Series From Ellen DeGeneres
Don’t you worry, Sam-I-Am: Netflix does like Green Eggs and Ham.
The streaming giant announced Wednesday that it has ordered 13 episodes of an animated series based on Dr. Seuss’ classic children’s book. READ MORE
Damien Jumps From Lifetime to A&E (and Snags Four Additional Episodes)
A&E had better cross its t’s (and bless ’em with holy water): Damien is headed to the cabler later this year. READ MORE
Josh Radnor, Mary Elizabeth Winstead to Headline PBS Civil War Drama
This has “Classic Schmosby” written all over it!
Josh Radnor (How I Met Your Mother) and Mary Elizabeth Winstead (The Returned) are set to star in PBS’ Mercy Street, a six-part Civil War series from executive producer Ridley Scott (The Good Wife). READ MORE
TVLine Items: Krumholtz's Bucket List, Y&R's New Mystery Woman and More
Here’s a number David Krumholtz will have to get used to: 76.
That’s the age of the titular grandmother — yes, grandmother — that Krumholtz will play in Gigi’s Bucket List, a half-hour comedy ordered to series at IFC on Tuesday. READ MORE
Animated Series Golan the Insatiable Gets Primetime Order at Fox
Fox just can’t get enough of Golan the Insatiable.
The animated comedy — which originally aired in 15-minute installments on Saturday’s Animation Domination High-Def lineup — has been given a primetime series order, TVLine has learned. READ MORE