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JOHN HURT John Hurt joins Guillermo del Toro’s ‘The Strain’ pilot

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John Hurt has joined the cast of The Strain, the upcoming FX pilot based on the vampire novel trilogy by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan. The 73-year-old British actor, who previously worked with del Toro on 2004′s Hellboy, will play holocaust survivor and professor Abraham Setrakian.

“I am incredibly happy to be reunited with John, who… Continue reading John Hurt joins Guillermo del Toro’s ‘The Strain’ pilot

wes bentley ryan murphy pilot open hbo gi Ryan Murphys HBO pilot Open adds Wes BentleyHaving conquered network television and basic cable, Ryan Murphy’s trying his luck on premium cable — and he’s taking Wes Bentley with him.

The “Hunger Games” star has signed on to star in Murphy’s “Open,” a drama pilot at HBO. The project, co-written with Lauren Gussis (“Dexter”), is described as a modern, provocative exploration of human sexuality and relationships.

The Wrap reports that Bentley will play… Continue reading Ryan Murphy's HBO pilot 'Open' adds Wes Bentley

roberto orci alex kurtzman sleepy hollow pilot preview gi Pilot preview: Fringe creators visit Sleepy Hollow at FOXIn less than a month, the broadcast networks will be announcing which new series they’re picking up for the 2013-14 season. Zap2it can’t wait for that, though, so this week we’re doing a series of pilot previews.In addition to this gallery of 22 shows we hope the networks order to series, we’re also going to take a closer look at pilot scripts from each

Catch Him If You Can! Man Impersonates Pilot

Philadelphia police have arrested a French national after he allegedly posed as an airline pilot and gained access to the cockpit on a US Airways flight Wednesday.

MyFoxPhilly.com reports that 61-year-old Philippe Jernnard is accused of impersonating a pilot while boarding the Florida-bound flight at Philadelphia International Airport.

After being a denied a seat in business class Jernnard allegedly boarded the plane and told the flight crew he was a… Continue reading Catch Him If You Can! Man Impersonates Pilot

kelly preston 2013 gi Kelly Preston starring in ABC comedy pilot Keep Calm and Karey OnKelly Preston is returning to the world of series TV with the lead role in ABC’s comedy pilot “Keep Calm and Karey On.”

Preston will star as Karey, the straight arrow in a family of petty thieves, drug addicts and narcissists. When her brother is sent to prison, she adopts his two children in an attempt to give them a better life.

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