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Actor Bill Paxton has Died at age 61 Due to Complications from Surgery

Actor Bill Paxton has died at age 61 due to complications from surgery, People magazine reported. “It is with heavy hearts we share the news that Bill Paxton has passed away due to complications from surgery,” a family representative said in a statement. Paxton underwent heart surgery and had complications post-op and suffered a fatal…

New series ‘TAKEN’ Premieres after Monday’s Premiere of ‘THE VOICE’

After Monday night’s premiere of “The Voice” (Blind Auditions, 2-hour  Premiere, Night 1) NBC will debut “Taken.” at 10PM ET/PT. This new series is a prequel to the Taken action films starring Liam Neeson. After thwarting a terrorist attack on a train, young Bryan Mills (Clive Standen) is recruited by the CIA. From Executive Producer…

BBC America’s London East End Drama, “Ripper Street,” Returns for Its Final Season

BBC America’s critically-acclaimed co-production, Ripper Street, returns for a fifth and final season with six episodes on Wednesday, March 8 at 11/10c. The powerful closing chapter picks up mere days after the grisly death of Detective Inspector Bennet Drake (Jerome Flynn – Game of Thrones), which reunites his old friends, Detective Inspector Edmund Reid (Matthew…

Dateline NBC’s Keith Morrison Explores Claims of a Wrongful Conviction in Investigation Discovery’s “Murder in Lehigh Valley”

On December 15, 1994, Joann Katrinak and her three-month-old son Alex disappeared without a trace from their home in Catasauqua, Pa. Patricia Rorrer, the ex-girlfriend of Katrinak’s husband, was convicted of the murders and has maintained her innocence for 20 years while serving life behind bars. Today, her attorney says not only was his client…

Matthew Broderick Cast in “Katrina: American Crime Story”

Two-time Tony Award(R) winning stage actor Matthew Broderick has been cast in Katrina: American Crime Story, the second installment of the universally acclaimed, award-winning limited series from Ryan Murphy, Nina Jacobson and Brad Simpson. Broderick will portray Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Director Michael D. Brown, who was in charge of the federal disaster response…

“The Mick” Renewed for a Second Season on FOX

An All-New Episode Airs Thursday, February 28th on FOX Hit comedy THE MICK, starring Kaitlin Olson, has been renewed for a second season, it was announced today by David Madden, President, Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company. “From the earliest stages of development, all of us at FOX had enormous faith in THE MICK, and it hasn’t…

J.J. Abrams and Stephen King team for New Hulu Series “Castle Rock”

Hulu is taking viewers into the chilling world of acclaimed, best-selling author Stephen King in the new Hulu Original drama series Castle Rock, from J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot Productions, Warner Bros. Television, and executive producers/writers Sam Shaw & Dustin Thomason. Hulu has ordered a 10 episode first season of the on-going series, with production set…

NBC Renews “Days of Our Lives” for 52nd Season

“Like sands through the hourglass, so are the days of our lives.” Those words, which have drawn millions of eager viewers to their television sets for six decades, will remain a high point of the broadcast day for a record 52nd season with the announcement today of NBC’s latest renewal of the acclaimed drama “Days…

“DarkNet” Returns Thursday, April 6th on Showtime

The second season of DARK NET, the provocative docu-series produced by Vocativ Films that shines a spotlight on the dark recesses of the deep web, will return to SHOWTIME’s primetime schedule Thursday, April 6th at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. DARK NET chronicles the ways in which the Internet has pervaded our communities, relationships, and minds, and…

Demi Moore to Join “Empire” in a Recurring Role

EMPIRE Returns Wednesday, March 22, on FOX Film icon and celebrated actress Demi Moore will guest-star in a multiple-episode arc on broadcast’s No. 1 drama, EMPIRE, beginning this spring on FOX. Moore will make her debut in the Season Three finale, playing a take-charge nurse with a mysterious past, who will become ever more treacherously…