Showtime Boss Shares Dreadful News, Teases Dexter Offshoot, Reacts to Borgias Fan Campaign

Simply Dreadful news was dispersed by Showtime entertainment president David Nevins when he appeared Tuesday at the Television Critics Assoc. summer press tour in Beverly Hills.

Revealing the first castings for Penny Dreadful — a “totally fascinating” eight-episode “literary horror” series …READ MORE

Emmys

Emmys 2012: What Should Win Outstanding Costumes For A Series? Take Our Poll!

The Emmy red carpet will buzzing with “Who are you wearing?” and “Jewels by blabbity blah” come Sept. 23, but perhaps the most important fashion question of all is “Who will take home the statuette for Outstanding Costumes For A Series?”

Reigning champ The Borgias is back in contention for “The Confession,” with both Boardwalk Empire (“21”) and …READ MORE

Exclusive

Exclusive Borgias Video: Women Scorned Take Charge in Season 2!

Female empowerment is the name of the game in Season 2 of Showtime’s The Borgias (premiering Sunday, April 8 at 10/9c) — as is made abundantly clear in this exclusive new promo for the crime-family drama. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO

Showtime Boss Defends Dexter's Incesty Twist, Offers Homeland Season 2 Intel and More!

At the Television Critics Association’s winter press tour Thursday, Showtime president David Nevins weathered a storm of Dexter-related questions, particularly regarding that controversial Season 6 twist that found Deb confronting her romantic feelings for her adoptive brother — a creative choice the exec vehemently defends. READ MORE

Golden Globe Nominees React! Who Said What?

Some of TV’s biggest stars and producers got an extra special wake-up call this Thursday morning in the form of a Golden Globe nomination. Though it was bright and early, many couldn’t contain their surprise and joy at receiving a tip of the hat from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. But the excitement is just beginning …READ MORE & VIEW GALLERY