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Kyle Chandler to Star in Showtime’s ‘The Vatican’

Emmy-winner Kyle Chandler has been cast in the leading role in Showtime’s “The Vatican,” the network announced Friday. In the provocative drama about religion, power and politics, Chandler will star as Cardinal Thomas Duffy, “the charismatic yet enigmatic Archbishop of New York, whose progressive leanings excite some and alarm others within the hierarchy of the […]

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Showtime Orders ‘The Vatican’ with Ridley Scott to Direct

Showtime has ordered a new series about the Vatican with none other than “Alien” and “Blade Runner” director Ridley Scott on board to direct his first-ever TV pilot. The series will naturally be called “The Vatican,” according to Deadline, and will be about “a provocative contemporary genre thriller about spirituality, power and politics – set […]

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