Jim Carrey to Star in Kidding Comedy, Ordered to Series at Showtime
One half of Dumb and Dumber is returning to the idiot box.
Showtime has ordered to series Kidding, a new half-hour comedy starring Jim Carrey, TVLine has learned. READ MORE
Syfy Picks Up Nightflyers to Series, Based on George R.R. Martin's Novella
Sure, flying dragons are pretty cool… but Syfy is hoping that flying spaceships are even cooler.
The network has handed a series order to Nightflyers, a sci-fi drama based on a novella by Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin. READ MORE
Fred Armisen/Maya Rudolph Comedy Gets Series Order at Amazon
Fred Armisen is relocating from Portlandia to Amazon — and reuniting with former Saturday Night Live costar Maya Rudolph. READ MORE
Don Cheadle, Andrew Rannells to Star in Showtime Comedy Pilot Ball Street
Showtime is buying stock in a couple of blue-chip actors for their new Wall Street comedy.
Don Cheadle (House of Lies) and Andrew Rannells (Girls) have signed on to star in the half-hour comedy pilot Ball Street, TVLine has learned. READ MORE
Sarah Paulson to Play Nurse Ratched in Netflix Prequel From Ryan Murphy
Time to take your meds… two seasons’ worth of them.
Sarah Paulson is set to star as One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest villain Nurse Ratched in a new prequel series for Netflix READ MORE
La La Land Director Damien Chazelle's Musical Series Ordered at Netflix
Netflix’s latest straight-to-series order is for the fools who dream: The streaming service has picked up The Eddy, a musical drama from La La Land director Damien Chazelle. READ MORE
Starsky & Hutch: 1970s Cop Drama Revival in Development at Amazon
The boys are (officially) back in town. READ MORE
Orlando Bloom Drama Carnival Row Ordered to Series at Amazon
Perhaps a pirate’s life is no longer for Orlando Bloom?
In his first major TV role, the Pirates of the Caribbean actor is set to executive-produce and star in Carnival Row, a fantasy drama picked up straight-to-series at Amazon. READ MORE
Michael Douglas to Star in Netflix Comedy Series From Chuck Lorre
In what would mark his first regular TV gig in more than four decades, Oscar and Emmy winner Michael Douglas is eyeing a starring role in a Netflix comedy series from sitcom titan Chuck Lorre. READ MORE
TVLine Items: Evil Jessica Jones Encore, Kristen Bell Visits Family Guy and More
Jessica Jones is in for a bad case of déjà vu.
David Tennant, who famously and nefariously played Season 1’s Kilgrave (and was just named our Performer of the Week READ MORE