Margo Martindale Joins FX’s ‘The Americans’

By Tim Molloy | Reuters NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – Margo Martindale, who won an Emmy for her role on FX’s “Justified,” is returning to the network on the new spy series “The Americans.” Add “Justified” to Your Queue The show, which stars Matthew Rhys and Keri Russell as an undercover KGB couple in Reagan-era America, […]

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FX Orders Cold War Spy Pilot ‘The Americans’

FX has ordered the drama pilot “The Americans” about two KGB spies posing as — you guessed it — in suburban Washington, D.C. in the early 1980s. The series, created by former CIA employee Joe Weisberg, follows spies Phillip and Elizabeth Jennings, who have an aranged marriage and two children who know nothing of their […]

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Emmy Nominee Martindale Goes From Hunk To Hunk

By MIKE CIDONI LENNOX, AP Entertainment Writer BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — If any new role last TV season screamed “Emmy!” it was nominated actress Margo Martindale’s Mags Bennett on the FX crime drama “Justified.” On one hand, Mags was an apple-pie baking mama with unconditional love for her children. On the other, she was perhaps […]

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FX Renews ‘Justified’ For A Second Season

The critics loved ‘Justified,’ FX’s moody Western starring Timothy Olyphant. A “new instant classic,” gushed TV Guide. “One of the best new shows of the year,” said Entertainment Weekly. It’s ‘also, as you’d expect from Elmore Leonard (and writer Graham Yost, formerly of ‘Boomtown‘), a funny show, with taut dialogue and a distinct sense of […]

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