Just in time for Election Day: Showtime is developing an ambitious new series that chronicles a modern-day U.S. civil war.
Titled Anthem, the project looks at what happens when partisan politics goes to the extreme. The official logline: “This is a series about an unraveling: about what happens when our political system collapses under the weight of mistrust and partisan division. The pilot begins on a typical presidential election… Continue reading Showtime developing modern-day second U.S. civil war drama
Bret McKenzie is a busy guy, hard at work on the music for the Muppets sequel “Muppets Most Wanted” and promoting his role in the Keri Russell rom-com “Austenland.” While those commitments are currently at the top of his priority list, the Oscar-winning multi-hyphenate tells Collider that there’s one other project he wants to pursue.
McKenzie revealed that he’s currently collaborating with… Continue reading 'Muppets' Musician Bret McKenzie Developing Fantasy Musical
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HBO has conquered the fantasy genre with Game of Thrones, and now the cable network is looking to delve into science fiction with a project called The Spark, EW has confirmed. Deadline first reported the news.
Now in development (so it’s not guaranteed to be picked up to air), The Spark comes from the mind of Karl Gajdusek, creator… Continue reading HBO developing sci-fi drama ‘The Spark’ from ‘Last Resort’ creator
Wes Craven and Kevin Williamson’s Scream franchise is being developed into a television series by MTV, according to TVLine. The self-aware, 1990’s horror opus currently runs four movies long (with the latest release out in 2011) and helped revitalize the genre, cleverly subverting tropes, featuring famous faces getting slashed to smithereens.
The network is in the early stages of development, but given MTV’s penchant for film-to-TV adaptations — like