Last December we heard that Don Cheadle signed on to star in their dark comedy series House of Lies from Matthew Carnahan, creator and writer of the FX series Dirt. Based on Martin Kihn’s book of the same name, the half-hour comedy follows Marty (Cheadle), a highly successful, cutthroat consultant who is never above using any means (or anyone) necessary to get his clients the information they want. Now Showtime has announced that Kristen Bell, who first made waves on TV as Veronica Mars, has landed the role of Jeannie Van Der Hooven, a razor-sharp, Ivy-League graduate who works at Marty’s firm. Stephen Hopkins is directing the pilot with production beginning this month, so we’ll be looking forward to checking the show out later this year.
An old-school, and somewhat oddball, approach to "Texian" independence, and the formation of the Texas Rangers.
While it's admirable to put yourself in harm's way in the defense of others, that altruism eventually ends with a blade between the ribs or being thrown into a prison cell. George R.R. Martin's gift to his characters just keeps on giving.
Time to hurry up and watch 'Snatch', 'The Silence of the Lambs', and 'Taxi Driver'.
After two whole seasons, Dylan Bruce finally gets to show off what he's capable of.
'The Aviator', 'Transformers: Age of Extinction', and an original series from the Wachowski siblings are among the new releases coming to Netflix next month.
Everyone has a motive ...
A mysterious and captivating performance that provided a great complexity for the season's main question mark.
'True Blood' actor Stephen Moyer and Katey Segal lead the cast of the 13th Century-set drama.
And they are everything fans could possibly want.
In the first Red Nose Day special on American shores (benefitting the charity Comic Relief), celebrities such as Julia Roberts, Hugh Grant, Anna Kendrick, and even Kermit the Frog all showed up to participate in the live telecast.