Tom Berenger Joins ‘The Hatfields And McCoys’

By Brent Lang LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – History Channel has tapped a pair of grizzled veteran character actors for its upcoming mini-series “The Hatfields and McCoys.” “Platoon” star Tom Berenger and “Deadwood” villain Powers Boothe will join the project as members of the Hatfield clan. In addition, Oscar-nominee Mare Winningham (“Georgia”) will play the McCoy […]

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Costner to Feud With Paxton in Hatfield-McCoy Miniseries

History Channel has found someone for Kevin Costner to feud with – “Big Love’s” Bill Paxton. The two will star as patriarchs of those warring hillbilly clans, the Hatfields and the McCoys, in a miniseries about their infamous family feud that’s being produced by History Channel. Costner was previously announced for the role of “Devil” […]

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Did ‘Big Love’s Series Finale Deliver A Fond Farewell? Critics Weigh In

[SPOILER ALERT: THIS POST CONTAINS SPOILERS ABOUT THE OUTCOME OF “BIG LOVE’S” SERIES FINALE.] After five seasons of plural marital turmoil, Bill Hendrickson’s wish that his family remained intact was granted in Sunday night’s “Big Love” series finale. Too bad he wasn’t there to witness it. In the final moments of the episode, Bill, awaiting […]

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‘Big Love’s’ Grant Show: ‘I’m Sorry. Three Wives? Not A Chance!’

Grant Show (“Melrose Place,” “Private Practice“) dished on joining the cast of HBO’s “Big Love” for its fifth and final season, where his character causes some trouble for the already-troubled Henricksons clan — and even gets to belt out a tune by a beloved ’80s hair band. “Big Love’s” Final Season: A Wedding, A Birth, […]

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HBO’s ‘Big Love’ To End After Season 5

The ‘Big Love’ affair is over. HBO announced Thursday that the upcoming fifth season of ‘Big Love‘ will be its last. The multiple lives and wives series, which is co-executive produced by Tom Hanks, stars Bill Paxton as a polygamist in Utah who juggles his business and political aspirations with his massive brood and three […]

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