‘Rockford Files’ Reboot Lives On – But With a New Star

NBC reboot of ‘The Rockford Files‘ lives on – but Dermot Mulroney‘s status as the lead does not. “We are actually redeveloping [the series], and we will be reshooting the pilot,” NBC entertainment president Angela Bromstad told Fancast at Friday’s TCA press tour. As for Mulroney (‘My Best Friend’s Wedding’) starring as private eye Jim […]

Continue Reading

‘Charlie’s Angels’ TV Reboot Is Still Alive and Kickin’

Action-centric uberproducer McG says that the ‘Charlie’s Angels’ reboot that originally was being developed for ABC’s 2010-11 slate – only to disappear off the grid – still has some fight left in it. McG, having produced the big-screen ‘Angels’ movies starring Drew Barrymore, Lucy Liu and Cameron Diaz, is serving as a consultant on ABC’s […]

Continue Reading

And the New Jim Rockford Is…

The ‘Rockford’ re-do is on. After NBC announced last summer its plans to remake the ’70s P.I. series ‘The Rockford Files,’ there was the collective wail of ‘Don’t mess a classic.’ Now we know they are serious about it, because EW is reporting who’s just been cast as the lead: Dermot Mulroney. Der-Mutt-Mul … Really? […]

Continue Reading

ABC Planning ‘Charlie’s Angels’ Remake

Get ready to say “hello angels” again, as ABC is close to closing a deal that will bring ‘Charlie’s Angels‘ back to the small screen, reports Variety. To get a modern twist on the 1970’s show, producer Leonard Goldberg, who helped launch the original series, will work with Drew Barrymore who starred in and produced […]

Continue Reading