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‘Halo’ Cast Set with Natascha McElhone and Bokeem Woodbine in Lead Roles

The Halo TV series cast has been rounded out as the ambitious video game adaptation looks to finally start production later this year. Pablo Schreiber (Orange Is the New Black) was previously set in the lead role of Master Chief, but today Showtime announced that Natascha McElhone (Californication) and Bokeem Woodbine (Fargo) are also set […]

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‘Bodyguard’ star Gina McKee, Douglas Hodge of ‘Catastrophe’ join ‘A Grand Romantic Gesture’ (exclusive)

Northern Ontario Heritage Fund, Ontario Creates among financiers.Gina McKee from drama series Emmy nominee Bodyguard and Douglas Hodge from Catastrophe have joined Paragraph Pictures and Highfield Grange Studios’ A Grand Romantic Gesture.Shooting on the Canada-uk comedy drama is underway in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada. Linda Kash, Rose Reynolds, Rob Stewart, and Dylan Llewellyn round […]

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Richard E Grant to Star in ‘Everybody’s Talking About Jamie’ as Former Drag Queen

Fresh off his Oscar nomination for his work in “Can You Ever Forgive Me,” Richard E. Grant is set to star as a legendary drag queen in the film adaptation of the popular British stage musical “Everybody’s Talking About Jamie.”“Catastrophe” star Sharon Hogan and “Happy Valley” star Sarah Lancashire also join newcomer Max Harwood, who […]

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5 Best New Amazon Shows to Binge in March, and the Best Reasons to Watch

1. “Catastrophe” Season 4 (available March 15)Why Should I Watch? Like many half-hour “comedies” these days, “Catastrophe” will often go dark: Alcoholism and depression are treated with the same unflinching honesty as parenthood. But unlike those other quote-unquote comedies, Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney’s Channel 4 original — about a one-night-stand that results in a […]

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Toronto: Kristin Scott Thomas, Sharon Horgan to Star in ‘Military Wives’ From ‘Full Monty’ Director

Oscar nominee Kristin Scott Thomas (Darkest Hour, The English Patient) and BAFTA winner Sharon Horgan (Catastrophe) have been cast in Military Wives, the latest project from Oscar-nominated The Full Monty director Peter Cattaneo.Produced by London and L.A.-based banner 42, the film is based on the award-winning BBC documentary series The Choir: Military Wives and will tell […]

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Anonymous Emmy Ballot: Editor Says Bourdain Has Already Been Honored, So Give It To Letterman, ‘Despite His Flaws’

“Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown” scored six Emmy nominations this year, including two for Bourdain himself: Outstanding Informational Series or Special, and Outstanding Writing for a Nonfiction Program. The digital series “Anthony Bourdain: Explore Parts Unknown” also received a nomination, giving voters seven shots at honoring the late chef and host.But the death of a star […]

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