Who says you can't go home again? Not that any of us ever lived in a place as grand and as teeming with character — highborn and low, selfless and treacherous — as Downton Abbey.
Battlestar Galactica alum Tricia Helfer has landed a recurring role on NBC's upcoming drama The Firm.
"Just signed a recurring role 'Alex Clark' in NBC's 'The Firm' airing this winter," Helfter tweeted. "Will be working with some amazing talent - very excited!"
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Based on John Grisham's novel, the series takes place 10 years after ...
Molly Parker has joined the upcoming drama The Firm, its network NBC has announced.
The Deadwood and Swingtown alum will star as Abby, the wife of protagonist Mitchell McDeer (Josh Lucas), who played a key role in his bringing down a mob-related Memphis law firm...
Juliette Lewis, Callum Keith Rennie
Another two actors have joined The Firm.
Juliette Lewis and Callum Keith Rennie have been cast in NBC's legal drama, which is based on John Grisham's bestselling novel, the network announced Tuesday. They join Josh Lucas, who stars as attorney Mitchell McDeere, a role that Tom Cruise played in the film adaptation of the novel.
Josh Lucas is in final negotiations to star in NBC's midseason drama, The Firm, Deadline reports.
Lucas, 39, would play Mitchell McDeere in the series, the role originally played by Tom Cruise in the 1993 film of the same name. The show and the film are both based on...
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A spoonful of sugar sure does make the medicine go down.Josh Lucas (Sweet Home Alabama) has been signed to star in the new Tim Robbins project Possible Side Effects. The Showtime drama, which will be shot in New York, revolves around three brothers with a family-run pharmaceutical company. Robbins, who will serve as writer, director and executive producer of the show, "will not be appearing in the pilot," according to a Showtime press release. Which begs the question: Will Susan Sarandon's main squeeze be adding "actor" to his list of Side Effects credits? Nina Hämmerling Smith
Whoopi Goldberg will play a foster mother gone bad — a potentially recurring role — in a May episode of NBC's Law & Order: Criminal Intent. "Whoopi never gets to be the bad guy. In the world of [our show], she'll be the baddest," promises executive producer Fred Berner.... Bernadette Peters will play Karen's sister and Josh Lucas will give Jack a shoulder to cry on in the May 11, penultimate episode of Will & Grace.
Question: A friend of mine says there are two remakes of The Poseidon Adventure (1972) in the works, one for theaters and one for TV. How can that be? It's not like Titanic, where the source is a historical event anybody could draw on. If my friend is right, what gives?
Answer: Your friend is right: A four-hour miniseries version of The Poseidon Adventure is scheduled to air on NBC in November 2005, and Warner Bros. has a theatrical remake called Poseidon due out in 2006. Because neither project is finished, I don't have access to contractual credits, but my guess as to how it happened is that the theatrical version is a remake of the first film and the TV version is an adaptation of the original novel by Paul Gallico. The why is another matter; I can't even begin to say. In any event, the $150 million thea