Oh look! It's another potential TV series based on a once-popular movie. Must be Wednesday.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jerry Bruckheimer and Paramount TV are adapting American Gigolo, the 1980s film starring Richard Gere as a male escort who is framed for a murder.
Greg Berlanti, Shonda Rhimes
Most TV producers dream of finding one hit series. But for a handful of successful production company chiefs, one just isn't enough. These overachievers not only oversee several new and returning shows, they're currently developing and pitching another batch for next season. Meet some of this fall's power producers and what they're currently working on...
Television audiences are used to shows based on books or films. And they've reluctantly been subjected to series based on blogs or Twitter feeds. Well TV fans better get used to seeing a lot more rusty pickup trucks, empty beer cans, and the Stars and Stripes on their screens, because now there is a series in the works based on a country song.
James Van Der Beek
The Beek is back... again!
Just a few months after the cancellation of Friends With Better Lives, James Van Der Beek has landed a role on another CBS series. The actor is joining the cast of CSI: Cyber as a series regular, the network announced Wednesday.
The world of CSI: Cyber is being filled out.
Ally McBeal alum Peter MacNicol has joined the cast of CSI: Cyber as a new series regular, TVGuide.com has learned.
The new drama...
Axel Foley is getting back to his roots! Beverly Hills Cop 4 will film in Detroit, The Asociated Press reports.
The state of Michigan approved $13.5 million in incentives that will allow the sequel to be shot in and around Detroit. Eddie Murphy will reprise his role as Axel Foley, the Detroit cop who leaves work in Beverly Hills to return home "during the coldest winter on record to navigate the new rules and old enemies in one of America's most tenacious cities," the film office said.
CBS has released trailers for its new series, including procedural spin-off NCIS: New Orleans, the Kevin Williamson drama Stalker, and comedy The McCarthys. Check out the first looks below:
Patricia Arquette has been tapped to star in CBS' latest CSI spin-off pilot, TVGuide.com has confirmed.
Arquette will play Avery Ryan, the head of the FBI's Cyber Crime Division in Quantico, Va., who solves crimes that start in the mind, live online and play out in the real world.
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Fox has given a series prototype order to Home from Jerry Bruckheimer, TVGuide.com has learned.
The family thriller delves into the secrets lingering behind the façade of a suburban family. Additional scripts have been ordered beyond the pilot, putting the network in position for a fast transition to series production. These atypical pilot orders come on the heels of Fox boss Kevin Reilly declaring pilot season dead at the winter press tour.
Wallace Langham, Ted Danson
CBS has ordered a CSI spin-off drama pilot from Jerry Bruckheimer and Anthony Zuiker, TVGuide.com has learned.