Jeremy Irons: ‘Television Doesn’t End With ‘Downton Abbey”

NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – Jeremy Irons wants American viewers to realize that “television doesn’t end with ‘Downton Abbey.’” The British actor took several entertaining jabs at the popularity of the hit series Tuesday while promoting his PBS show, “Uncovering Shakespeare.” But he later offered a clarification that either negated his insults or amplified them, depending […]

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Showtime Picks Up Season 3 of ‘The Borgias’

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Showtime is throwing in for another round of unholy intrigue with “The Borgias.” The cable channel has picked up the show’s third season, with production on the next 10 episodes slated to begin this summer in Budapest, Showtime’s President of Entertainment David Nevins announced on Friday. The new season will premiere […]

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Edie Falco in Nurse Jackie (Showtime)

Showtime Premieres ‘Nurse Jackie,’ ‘The Borgias,’ and ‘The Big C’ Early… Watch Them Here!

If you’re looking forward to the return of Showtime’s “The Big C,” “The Borgias,” and “Nurse Jackie,” you don’t have to wait until April 8 for their premiere on the cable network. Showtime announced earlier today that all three will be available across a number of online and mobile platforms, starting today. Edited versions of […]

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Ryan Reynolds Leads Fox’s Celebrity Guest-Voice List

By John Sellers LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – “Green Lantern” star Ryan Reynolds will guest star on the animated “Family Guy” playing a character who “becomes obsessed with Peter Griffin,” according to a Fox announcement made Friday at the Television Critics Association’s summer press tour. Six more words used by Fox to describe upcoming guest voices: […]

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Showtime Renews ‘The Borgias’ For A Second Season

The family may be riddled with deceit and cunning. But the numbers don’t lie. After delivering the best ratings for a Showtime drama series in seven years (3.71 million viewers across multiple platforms, including On Demand, replays and DVR), “The Borgias” was renewed for a second season, according to a network announcement earlier today. “The […]

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