“Breaking Bad” creator Vince Gilligan has extended his contract with the studio that produces the show, Sony Pictures Television, in a deal that will take him through its fifth and final season.
The “Twilight Saga” and “Frost/Nixon” actor has been cast in the title role of Showtime’s upcoming 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 […]
By Brent Lang LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – History Channel has tapped a pair of grizzled veteran character actors for its upcoming mini-series “The Hatfields and McCoys.” “Platoon” star Tom Berenger and “Deadwood” villain Powers Boothe will join the project as members of the Hatfield clan. In addition, Oscar-nominee Mare Winningham (“Georgia”) will play the McCoy […]
By Tim Molloy LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – FX has been approached about taking on “Breaking Bad” if its creators can’t work out a deal for a fifth season on AMC, TheWrap has learned. But the show is likely to stay put, in part because negotiations seem to be improving between Sony Pictures Television, which produces […]
LOS ANGELES – The Showtime series “The Big C” is joining Hollywood’s fight against cancer. Songs from and inspired by the TV series will be released on CD and digital download June 7 by Epic Records in collaboration with Showtime and Sony Pictures Television. The companies say net proceeds from the CD will go to […]