Taylor Kinney as Kelly Severide, Jesse Spencer as Matthew Casey, Eamonn Walker as Battalion Chief Walter Boden in "Chicago Fire" (Photo by: Sandro/NBC)

‘Chicago Fire’ Spinoff in the Works at NBC

NBC’s sleeper hit “Chicago Fire” has sparked interest at the network in turning the show into a franchise. [xfinity-record-button id=”5531888790362115112″ program_type=”series”] NBC is said to be considering a spinoff of the freshman firefighter drama, according to Deadline.com. The spinoff would also be set in Chicago and would be a procedural that focuses on the city’s […]

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Should Jesse L. Martin Play Marvin Gaye in Biopic?

By Carrie Healey, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Should “Law & Order” star Jesse L. Martin play Marvin Gaye in the upcoming biopic “Sexual Healing?” The big-screen movie, set to be directed by British filmmaker Julian Temple, will focus on Gaye’s struggles with financial difficulties and alcoholism in Europe during the early 1980s. Watch Episodes of […]

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Wolf, Burnett Team Up to Test Celebrities on ‘Stars Earn Stripes’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A new TV competition series that tests celebrities against the demands of military exercises will be produced for NBC. “Stars Earn Stripes” is the working title of the show from veteran producers Dick Wolf (“Law & Order“) and Mark Burnett (“Survivor,” “The Voice“). Nine celebrities from music, sports and Hollywood will […]

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