LeBron James is joining forces with Starz and the man behind classic shows like “The Cosby Show” to create a sitcom that will touch on something he knows a lot about — “Survivor’s Remorse.”
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Before the Tudors, there were the Plantagenets, who — despite being madder and badder than their successors — ruled the Kingdom of England for several hundred years. But when the dynasty was divided into the House of York and the House of Lancaster — each of which believed they were chosen to rule England — the battles for the throne began in earnest.
As Woody Allen would famously declare five centuries later, “The heart wants what it wants.” That goes double when you’re England’s dashing young King Edward IV, who, after he and Elizabeth Woodville meet cute on a forest trail, realizes he simply must have her.
Starz has renewed its upcoming pirate drama “Black Sails,” from Michael Bay,for a second season, and will air the five-part miniseries “Dancing on the Edge,” which originally aired at BBC, Starz CEO Chris Albrecht announced at the Television Critics Association in Beverly Hills on Friday.
“Black Sails” cast out into the open waters of Comic-Con. Starz isn’t premiering the mature pirate drama until next year, but the first episode was screened for hundreds of fans — some dressed in pirate regalia — at a movie theater Thursday night during the pop-culture convention.
Miami Beach’s resort hotels showed guests a tropical paradise when they were built in the 1950s, but just beyond the sunny facade was a shady, more dangerous world. Funded by the mob and crooked union bosses, the resorts attracted the rich, the famous and the powerful just as South Florida was undergoing rapid political and social change.
Starz is showing a lot of confidence in its new period drama. On Wednesday, the cable channel announced that it has greenlit a second season of “Da Vinci’s Demons” after last Friday’s debut episode scored more than 2.14 million viewers.
Take a 15th century Italian genius, invent his mysterious youth, throw in some superhero action and you’ve got “Da Vinci’s Demons” – a new TV series that portrays the man who painted the “Mona Lisa” like he’s never been seen before.
By FRAZIER MOORE NEW YORK (AP) — In these 500 years since Leonardo da Vinci, he has upstaged every genius multi-tasker in his wake. (OK, not you, Benjamin Franklin and… More
Brother-sister “Dancing” duo Julianne Hough and Derek Hough are bringing their world championship dance experience to TV, this time behind the scenes. The professional dancer siblings are developing a new… More