Ian McShane To Be New ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ Bad Guy?

Another sequel to the ‘Pirates of the Caribbean‘ franchise is about to set sail, with producers reportedly nailing down another key role: the villain. In a %@#*-ing dead-on brilliant casting move, ‘Deadwood‘ star Ian McShane is in talks to play Blackbeard, the nemesis for Johnny Depp’s beloved Captain Jack Sparrow in the fourth installment, ‘Pirates […]

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NBC Takes ‘Kings’ to Summer

The Hollywood Reporter has this morning that NBC’s ‘Kings‘ will be moved again – regulated to a summer stint. The network originally scheduled the midseason drama for Thursday nights, but launched it on Sundays and then moved it to repeat-laden Saturday night after four episodes. ‘Kings’ will be back on Saturdays at 8:00 PM starting […]

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Quick Hit: ‘Kings’ Moving to Saturdays

Variety is reporting that the critically acclaimed drama,’Kings‘ has been moved to Saturday nights from Sunday. While the show has disappointed the NBC brass, drawing just 3.6 million viewers last week – the network is not canceling the show entirely, only moving it to Saturdays at 8:00 PM. Of course, this has no impact on […]

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Photo & Video Preview: Kings

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/Kings/100547/808942131/Hail-to-the-Kings/embed 420 355] The LA Times calls the new series, Kings, “the strangest series to be offered by a major network,” and says Ian McShane (King Silas Benjamin) is the best reason to watch the season premiere this Sunday on NBC. But what’s so unique about this show, which takes the David and Goliath […]

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New Drama ‘Kings’ Set To Reign on NBC

Recently I was treated to a special screening of the two-hour pilot episode of the upcoming NBC drama “Kings” and had the opportunity to go on set while the cast was filming their penultimate episode of Season 1. Starring Ian McShane (“Deadwood”) and Christopher Egan (“Eragon”), the show is a modern day re-telling of the […]

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