Showtime Lands Daniel Craig-Starring Adaptation of Franzen's Purity Novel
Consider Showtime and Daniel Craig “bonded.” The cable network has nabbed the hot property Purity, a limited series based on Jonathan Franzen’s bestseller of the same name, starring and exec-produced by the erstwhile 007. READ MORE
Penny Dreadful Recap: West and Cursed
Lovers of tortured heroes no doubt swooned while watching this week’s Penny Dreadful, in which woebegone werewolf Ethan alternated between brooding dreamily and making self-loathing proclamations READ MORE
Homeland: Quinn's Fate Revealed!
It’s a miracle!
Despite the fact that a critically wounded Quinn was last seen crossing over to the proverbial light in Homeland‘s Season 5 finale, Rupert Friend will return to the Showtime thriller in Season 6 as a full-fledged series regular READ MORE
Showtime's Roadies First Look: Rainn Wilson Is More Than Almost Famous
Rainn Wilson is ready for his Cameron Crowe encore.
The former Office employee, who was last directed by Crowe in the 2000 film Almost Famous, turns up in READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS
Penny Dreadful Recap: Mental Hopscotch
Set almost entirely in the Banning Clinic, this week’s Penny Dreadful, “A Blade of Grass,” not only explored Vanessa’s heartbreaking relationship with the orderly who would become the Creature but also revealed a surprising connection between READ MORE
Penny Dreadful Video: Behind the Scenes in the Wild West… Er, Spain
Since Season 3 of Penny Dreadful was to follow wolfman Ethan (Josh Hartnett) home to the States and across the New Mexico territory, series creator John Logan set out to recreate “the authenticity of the West”… READ MORE
House of Lies Cancelled at Showtime
The moment of truth has arrived: House of Lies is coming to an end.
Showtime has cancelled the Don Cheadle-fronted satire, announcing that the show’s current fifth season will be its last. The Cuba-set series finale will air on Sunday, June 12 at 9/8c. READ MORE
Penny Dreadful Recap: Mirror, Fearer
No wonder Vanessa & Co. were feeling reflective in this week’s Penny Dreadful, “Good and Evil Braided Be”: Their pasts weren’t just impacting their presents but dictating the courses of their futures as well. But which of them wanted to revisit yesterday, and which wanted to bring about the last tomorrow? READ MORE
Penny Dreadful Recap: Dracula Reveals Himself... to Us, Anyway!
In this week’s thrilling Penny Dreadful, Dorian and Lily drew blood the fun way, Ethan reminded us who let the dog out, and, as Dracula learned more about the object of his obsession, Vanessa got to know Alexander better. How much better? READ MORE
Penny Dreadful Premiere Recap: Dracula Stakes a Claim to Vanessa
Early on in Penny Dreadful’s third season premiere, Sir Malcolm, Ethan, the Creature and Vanessa appeared to be locked in a competition to see which of them could be the biggest Debbie Downer. Not that you could blame them, really. READ MORE & GRADE IT