“Fringe” might not be raking in the ratings that Fox might have hoped for, but it has its loyal fans, and the network has decided to give them another season of the show. Fox has renewed the sci-fi series for a fifth — and last — season with a 13-episode order. “’Fringe’ is a remarkably […]
“Breaking Bad” star Giancarlo Esposito is about to play another potentially two-faced character. Esposito has signed on to the J.J. Abrams, Bryan Burk and Eric Kripke-produced NBC pilot “Revolution,” about a world where all forms of energy have ceased to exist. Esposito will play tough but genteel military man Capt. Neville, who may not be […]
Where J.J. Abrams is concerned, the “Revolution” will definitely be televised. “Lost” creator Abrams, along with his fellow “Alacatraz” producer Bryan Burk and “Supernatural” creator Eric Kripke have been given the green-light from NBC for their pilot “Revolution.” Described as a “high octane action drama,” the pilot follows “a group of characters struggling to survive […]
The CW picked up three new pilots Tuesday, including a drama from “Lost” and “Alcatraz” producers J.J. Abrams and Bryan Burk.
A repeat of CBS’ “Two and a Half Men” drew the night’s top ratings Monday, but Fox took an overall win with the combination of “House” and the new J.J. Abrams drama “Alcatraz.”
J.J. Abrams‘ new show, “Alcatraz,” has only been on for two weeks, but according to TMZ, it seems like it’s already generated some devoted fans. How devoted? They’re wandering off tours at the real Alcatraz, trying to find the secret control room depicted on the show. Of course, that room doesn’t exist. But that […]
Serialized shows are such a tough sell these days that J.J. Abrams and his fellow producers on the new FOX series “Alcatraz” took pains to tell television critics yesterday that the show may have a continuing story, but it will be accessible to those who jump in after it starts.
By SANDY COHEN LOS ANGELES — After a tumultuous week that saw the departure and replacement of the Oscar show’s host and producer, the film academy enjoyed a night of good vibes Saturday at its third annual Governors Awards. You might even say the force was with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. […]
By Tim Kenneally SAN DIEGO (TheWrap) – The preview night of Comic-Con was populated by hard core criminals, teenage witches and an alcoholic homeless guy with crime-preventing abilities – and no, they weren’t among the attendees. Warner Bros. television kicked off this year’s celebration of all things geek with the premieres of “Lost” mastermind J.J. […]
Kathy Griffin and J.J. Abrams once dated? It seems so, though it was only one date and it was in the company of another couple. The kooky comedienne and the producer/director ’fessed up to their past history when they both appeared on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” Thursday night on ABC. How did their paths cross? Well, […]