Liam McIntyre to Star in SPARTACUS: BLOOD AND SAND

     January 17, 2011

Last October we heard lead actor Andy Whitfield has dropped out of the Starz epic series Spartacus: Blood and Sand in order to receive more treatment for his Non-Hodgkin lymphoma and Prison Break star Wentworth Miller might step in to …

Starz Cancels PARTY DOWN and GRAVITY

     June 30, 2010

It’s not too surprising, but Starz has cancelled both of their current half-hour series Party Down and Gravity.  The Party Down cancellation has warranted the most lamentations, with a cult following and critical acclaim.  And when I say “cult”, I …

Starz to Build Ken Follett’s THE PILLARS OF THE EARTH

     March 2, 2010

Chris Albrecht, the new chairman and CEO of Starz Entertainment, is starting off strong.  Albrecht has secured the U.S. television rights to The Pillars of the Earth, a $40 million, 8-part mini-series adapted from Ken Follett’s acclaimed novel.  Produced by …