The latest helping of TV snacks includes news on a prestigious HBO project, the online version of “Web Therapy” and a midseason FOX drama. Eat up:
- NBC has ordered a comedy pilot starring, co-created by and loosely based on the life of Sarah Silverman. The show will follow Silverman’s character as she explores single life again after ending a long-term relationship. She wrote the pilot… Continue reading Sarah Silverman pilot gets a green light at NBC; Bravo expands 'Watch What Happens: Live'
The cast of Freaky Deaky continues to grow as Variety reports that Matt Dillion, Brendan Fraser and Craig Robinson have all signed on for the Elmore Leonard adaptation.
Written and to be directed by Charles Matthau ( The Grass Harp ), the story revolves around Chris Mankowski (Dillon), a Detroit police sergeant who moves from the bomb squad to sex crimes, coming up against a group of ’60s radicals who now… Continue reading Freaky Deaky Cast Expands
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Tommy Lee Jones, Tim Blake Nelson, James Spader and many more are joining Steven Spielberg’s upcoming biopic of the United States’ 16th president, Lincoln , DreamWorks announced today.
The enormous list of signed actors also includes David Costabile, Joseph Cross, John Hawkes, Hal Holbrook, Byron Jennings, Dakin Matthews, Bruce McGill, Boris McGiver, Gloria Reuben, Jeremy Strong and David Warshofsky.
Tommy Lee Jones will play Thaddeus Stevens with Gordon Levitt as… Continue reading Lincoln Cast Expands