Paul Bettany Pulls Out of Showtime Pilot ‘Masters of Sex’

By Tim Kenneally at TheWrap Paul Bettany has decided to employ the withdrawal method on Showtime‘s upcoming pilot “Masters of Sex.” The “A Beautiful Mind” star has bowed out of the pilot, which would have seen Bettany play sex-research pioneer William Masters, an individual with knowledge of the situation confirms to TheWrap. The pilot would […]

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New On DVD This Week: Justified, Contagion, Mildred Pierce, Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark

Justified Outlaws beware! The gun-slinging action continues with the release of ‘Justified‘: The Complete Second Season, now available on Blu-ray and DVD. Timothy Olyphant serves up his own brand of justice as Marshal Raylan Givens in the critically acclaimed FX drama, based on the short story “Fire in the Hole” by crime novelist Elmore Leonard […]

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TV’s Top 100 Moments In 2011

Every year television produces hits and misses, moments that we talk about around the water cooler or post about on Facebook, standout interviews, embarrassing segments, departures and returns. In other words, TV contains everything in life – marriage, children, comedy, drama, reality – what Zorba the Greek referred to as “the full catastrophe.” In many […]

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FX Releases Midseason Schedule, ‘Justified’ Season Premiere Date

Fear not, law-and-order fans; U.S. Marshal Raylan Givens will be back on the case Jan. 17. FX released its midseason premiere dates Monday, including for “Justified,” “Archer” and its new animated comedy “Unsupervised.” “Justified” returns for its third season Tuesday, Jan 17 at 10 p.m., and will continue on Tuesdays at 10. The animated spy […]

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FX Announces Latest Shows In Development

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Rock stars and Russian spies — such are the projects in the works at FX. The cable network is developing “Scar Tissue,” based on the autobiography of the same name by Red Hot Chili Peppers singer Anthony Kiedis, FX confirms to TheWrap. The project, which had previously been […]

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‘Justified’ Adds Two New Villians

By Kimberly Potts LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – They’ll have some big shoes to fill after Margo Martindale’s Emmy-winning performance as Mags Bennett, but FX confirms that “Desperate Housewives” alum Neal McDonough and “24” co-star Mykelti Williamson will play villains in the new season of “Justified.” Season three, which is scheduled to premiere in January, will […]

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