Toni Collette and Dylan McDermott of "Hostages" (Photo: CBS)

Fall TV Preview: 5 Things to Know About ‘Hostages’

From executive producer Jerry Bruckheimer, comes CBS’ suspense drama “Hostages,” the story of a top-notch surgeon, whose family is taken captive by rogue FBI Agent Duncan Carlisle (Dylan McDermott) on the eve of an operation she is to perform on the president of the United States (James Naughton). In order to free her family, Ellen […]

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Is Tyler Perry the Most Powerful Black Man in Hollywood?

By Courtney Garcia, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Tyler Perry’s real estate in Hollywood has accrued such high value over the past decade, he now steers the ship of what some consider an unrivaled dynasty. The 43-year-old’s immense success has made him one of the most prominent figures in the entertainment industry, an actor, […]

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Jerry Bruckheimer Pilot, Two Other Series Picked Up by TNT

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – TNT picked up a trio of pilots Friday, including the Jerry Bruckheimer procedural drama “Trooper,” an individual with knowledge of the pick-ups told TheWrap. “Trooper,” which received a pilot pickup from CBS early this year but did not go forward, is described as a procedural drama about a recently divorced female […]

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The Rock Brings Wrestling Drama to NBC

Check out what The Rock has cooking now…. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Jerry Bruckheimer are teaming up for a fictional wrestling drama that’s been optioned by NBC. Set in the world of wrestling in the 1980s, the one-hour series has received a pilot commitment from the network. Jerry Bruckheimer, the producer behind such TV […]

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The ‘Chase’ Is Over: NBC Pulls Bruckheimer Series

NBC has decided it’s time for “Chase” to stop running. The Jerry Bruckheimer-produced show about US Marshals has been pulled from the network’s schedule after getting outperformed by “Minute to Win it,” Entertainment Weekly reported. Watch Full Episodes of “Minute to Win It” on xfinityTV.com In “Chase’s” regular Wednesday spot this week, the game show […]

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Is The CW This Season’s Most Successful Network?

The news for broadcast television networks is bleak: most new series are flopping.   What everyone assumed were surefire hits from big name producers like J.J. Abrams and Jerry Bruckheimer turned out to be of moderate interest to most viewers. There are no breakout hits on par with last year’s ‘Glee‘ and ‘Modern Family‘.  Most returning […]

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The ‘Truth’ About Maura Tierney’s First Post-Cancer Role

“I probably have a new perspective on everything,” cancer survivor Maura Tierney told reporters Sunday in Los Angeles. The 45-year-old actress, who battled breast cancer over the last year, is now in remission and starring in the new Jerry Bruckheimer series, ‘The Whole Truth.’ Tierney admits she “wasn’t really thinking about doing another show,” but […]

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NBC Announces ‘Chase,’ an Action Drama, for Fall

NEW YORK – NBC says it’s picking up a new drama series called ‘Chase’ for its fall schedule. ‘Chase’ is described as a game of cat and mouse with a team of U.S. marshals hunting down America’s most dangerous fugitives. This action series comes from the prolific executive producer Jerry Bruckheimer, known for his ‘CSI‘ […]

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