Cameron Crowe, J.J. Abrams And My So Called Life Creator Team For Showtime Comedy Pilot image
Not only did Crowe write the script for the pilot, but he’ll also be directing, making this his first trip into the world of TV. Interestingly, Roadies is getting a one-hour pilot, though they’re aiming to make it a half-hour series should Showtime give it a full order.
Nick Venable 2014-06-19
Penny Dreadful Will Return For A Sex-And-Blood-Soaked Season 2 image
If you’ve been watching Showtime’s Penny Dreadful, you’re privy to the deliciously evil sex and violence that its characters are embedded in. Fans should be happy to hear that 2015 is going to be even more lust-filled and bloodied, as Showtime has renewed Penny Dreadful for Season 2.
Nick Venable 2014-06-04
Homeland Adds Laila Robins And Corey Stoll For Season 4 image
Planes, Trains and Automobiles star Laila Robins has signed on to be a series regular, while Corey Stoll, perhaps best known from Season 1 of Netflix's House of Cards, will officially serve as a “guest star.”
Nick Venable 2014-06-03
Penny Dreadful Review: Literary Horror Gets A Sharp And Sensuous Facelift image
The past few years of horror’s televised resurgence have given us the tension-stuffed realism of NBC’s Hannibal and the absurdist camp of FX’s American Horror Story, and after watching the first two episodes of Showtime’s gothic literary mash-up Penny Dreadful, I’m nearly convinced that this is the best of the bunch.
Nick Venable 2014-05-09
Watch Showtime's Penny Dreadful Full Series Premiere Episode Here image
For its upcoming violently gothic horror Penny Dreadful, Showtime is giving the entire world an all-access pass to the series premiere, “Night Work,” nearly two weeks before it will officially air. And you’re going to want to watch it as soon as possible, because it’s a doozy
Nick Venable 2014-04-29
Watch Californication's Season 7 Premiere Here, See Heather Graham In Episode 2 Preview image
Hank Moody has returned! Showtime premiered the seventh season of Californacation last night, and the premium cable network was gracious enough to drop the full first episode onto their YouTube channel for your entertainment. While it's been edited a bit for content, the subject matter is still brimming with not-safe-for-work drama so, you know, viewer discretion is advised.
Kelly West 2014-04-14
Penny Dreadful Digs Up Cast Photo, Posters And Behind The Scenes Video image
It isn’t often TV audiences get to travel back to Victorian London, and when we do, the context is more often than not a drama that Jane Austen either wrote or could easily have written without anyone thinking different.
Nick Venable 2014-04-10
Homeland Production Is Moving To Cape Town, South Africa For Season 4 image
Showtime’s dramatic thriller Homeland was a mixed bag in its third season, mining extremely tense scenes from a storyline that treaded through unncessary waters. Thankfully, Fox 21 and Showtime are taking the series to an all-new location for Season 4, and production is set to commence this summer in Cape Town, South Africa, which will serve as the Middle East, despite all of its bottom southness.
Nick Venable 2014-04-05
Shameless Will Switch From Drama To Comedy For This Year's Emmy Award Consideration image
Shameless is long overdue for more awards recognition and perhaps switching from the drama category to comedy will do the trick in securing some wins. That may be what the Showtime series is hoping for as they have reportedly received approval to qualify for the comedy categories for the 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards.
Kelly West 2014-03-25
Masters Of Sex And Ray Donovan Set For Summer Returns image
Two of Showtime’s most successful freshmen series, Ray Donovan and Masters of Sex are finally returning to our small screens, but you won't have to wait until the pesky fall for their arrival. Both sophomore series will make summertime debuts their second go-around with 12, one-hour episodes for each, starting on on Sunday, July 13th at 9PM.
Alicia Lutes 2014-03-19
Breaking Bad's Betsy Brandt Joining Masters Of Sex image
Marie Schrader will be taking her purple show on the road. The Breaking Bad actress known as Betsy Brandt has nabbed a recurring role on Showtime's Masters of Sex for its upcoming second season, recurring alongside the series’ stars Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan.
Alicia Lutes 2014-03-18
Showtime Will Get In Bed With Hedge Fund Managers For New Pilot Billions image
Subscription cable networks like HBO and Starz have been busy building their respective lineups over the last several months, but Showtime has been a little more silent on the new show front. All of that changed this week when the pay channel began developing a new drama project called Billions, signing on for a pilot based on a script from Andrew Ross Sorkin, Btian Koppelman and David Levien.
Jessica Rawden 2014-03-14
Shameless Renewed For Season 5 Because Nobody Cancels The Gallaghers image
Nobody cancels the Gallaghers! Showtime appears to agree as the premium cable network has picked up Shameless for a fifth season. Along with the Season 5 renewal for the excellent and under appreciated dysfunctional family-centric dramedy, Showtime has also renewed House of Lies for Season 4. Both series join Episodes in being lined up for new seasons in 2015.
Kelly West 2014-02-18
Penny Dreadful Full-Length Trailer Will Overstimulate You With Horrors image
Penny Dreadful is slowly turning itself into one of our most anticipated new series to uncover. The latest, fullest (finally!) trailer for the Showtime series gives us a bit more than the creeps — and, at long last, actually gives us a look at the full cast (Look! There’s Reeve Carney! I spy a Billie Piper!) and horrifically unsettling storyline we're about to encounter. Things are about to go bump in the night.
Alicia Lutes 2014-02-17
Penny Dreadful Behind The Scenes Video Highlights Series' Intricate Visual Delights image
The amount of work that goes into a television series is truly awe-inspiring. There is so much more at play than just the actors, writers, and directors involved, as evidenced by Showtime’s latest production blog for their upcoming series, Penny Dreadful. Truly, a show this intricately placed in time, with the added pressure of being accurately creepy and unsettling takes many hands. And it’s a totally radical sight to see.
Alicia Lutes 2014-02-10
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