Star Wars Live-Action Series: Why the Force Won't Be Awakening on TV
With Star Wars once again a pop culture force to be reckoned with, the time would seem ripe to revive that long-gestating live-action series set “in a galaxy far, far away.” But the project remains about as active as R2-D2 in The Force Awakens. Why? READ MORE
Person of Interest Likely Headed Into Final Season, J.J. Abrams Confirms
Person of Interest‘s number is, apparently, up.
“My guess is [Season 5] is the final season,” executive producer J.J. Abrams shared on Saturday READ MORE
James Franco's Hulu Thriller 11.22.63, From J.J. Abrams and Stephen King, Gets Presidential Premiere Date
This is a fitting premiere date: Hulu has announced that its time-tripping JFK assassination thriller 11.22.63, starring James Franco, will bow on READ MORE
Grey's Grad T.R. Knight Boards Hulu's Abrams-King Drama 11/22/63
Grey’s Anatomy‘s T.R. Knight has made a date with 11/22/63, Hulu’s forthcoming event series from J.J. Abrams and Stephen King and starring James Franco READ MORE
Showtime Picks Up Roadies Pilot From Cameron Crowe, J.J. Abrams
Showtime is ready to rock.
The pay cabler has picked up Roadies, a comedy pilot penned by Oscar winner Cameron Crowe (Almost Famous) and chronicling the day-to-day life of a successful rock tour as seen through the eyes of the unsung background players – the crew members who help get the show on the road. READ MORE
Almost Human EPs J.J. Abrams, J.H. Wyman and Stars Preview Fox's Futuristic New Cop Drama
In the opening moments of Fox’s Almost Human, we learn that crime in Los Angeles has risen 400 percent, criminal organizations run the city with impunity, and the police are so outnumbered that every human officer is paired with a combat-ready android.
If you’re envisioning something along the lines of RoboCop, Blade Runner and Minority Report, you’re …READ MORE
HBO Greenlights Sci-Fi Pilot Westworld From J.J. Abrams and Jonathan Nolan
HBO is getting into the J.J. Abrams business.
The premium cable net has given a pilot order to Westworld, a drama inspired by the 1973 film of the same name, from Abrams‘ Bad Robot Productions and Person of Interest creator Jonathan Nolan. READ MORE
TVLine Items: J.J. Abrams Shops Rod Serling Series, Guy/Girl Top Model Debut Date and More
You’re traveling through another dimension, a dimension not only of sight and sound but of… a new Rod Serling-created series hitting the small screen thanks to J.J. Abrams. READ MORE
Pilot Scoop: Star Trek's Karl Urban Boards J.J. Abrams' Futuristic Fox Drama Human
In an enterprising move, J.J. Abrams has recruited Star Trek‘s Karl Urban to headline his Fox drama pilot Human, TVLine has learned. READ MORE
Pilot Scoop: Michael Ealy Cast as Android Cop In Fox's Futuristic Cop Drama From J.J. Abrams
Former Common Law detective Michael Ealy is back on the beat as one of the stars of Fox’s futuristic drama pilot from J.J. Abrams and former Fringe showrunner J.H. Wyman, TVLine has learned. READ MORE