Is there a clause in Disney contracts that states its former stars must one day take career paths that are in complete contrast to a squeaky clean image? One of the networks more recent starlets is gearing up to portray a heroin addict on the small screen.
We’re still scratching our heads over the fact that Lifetime is planning on turning the classic novel The Clan of the Cave Bear into a TV pilot. But even if we never understand it probably, at least now we know who to picture in the lead role.
Lifetime premiered another of its made-for-TV movies this weekend. This time it was a flick focusing on diva singer Whitney Houston during her marriage to R&B star Bobby Brown. The Yaya DeCosta and Arlen Escapeta starrer took some criticism before it aired, but that may have only helped the ratings for Whitney.
It looks like Watchmen’s “The Comedian” is taking on the role of a baseball God. That’s right, Jeffrey Dean Morgan is ready to put on his cleats and play a famous baseball player in an upcoming miniseries. He's joining an already impressive cast.
Ever wondered how Grumpy Cat would sound with a human voice? Lifetime thinks it would be a lot like Aubrey Plaza.
A good way to let a woman know that she’s beautiful is to just be straight up and tell her. A more extravagant way to do it is to cast her as Marilyn Monroe in a biographical miniseries, which Lifetime is able to do.
Lifetime is taking another stab at Lizzie Borden. This week, the cable network announced that it will produce a 6-episode limited series based on the life of the woman acquitted for killing her mom and dad. The new series is rolling with the title Lizzie Borden: The Fall River Chronicles.
Thankfully, Big Driver is one of the better Stephen King adaptaitons, with Maria Bello bearing the brunt of this story on her bruised shoulders. Not a movie where you’re meant to keep guessing who the “killer” is, this is one where every road leads to palpable dread.
In the five or so years since Aubrey Plaza first became a household name to TV (and Mystery Team) viewers, she has turned “looking surly” into an acting lifestyle. Most prevalently displayed in her role of the meh-infused April Ludgate on NBC’s Parks and Recreation, Plaza’s talents for acting as if she doesn’t give a shit have been peppered into her other projects as well. But now her true test will come
We've known for months now that Lifetime had plans to bring two more Flowers in the Attic sequels to the small screen. Today comes word that If There Be Thorns is officially a go, and once again, a number of roles have been recast. Find out who's playing who and what to expect from the TV movie ahead...
It’s a post-Sharknado world, but a TV movie doesn’t need for murderous animals and weather patterns to co-mingle in order to be enjoyable. Sometimes all it takes is fake Lark Voorhies taking time from her rooftop picnic to talk about how Jehovah’s Witnesses don’t celebrate Christmas.
For Lifetime's next trip into the celeb-macabre, the network is turning to actress Brittany Murphy, who passed away in 2009. She’s the subject of the TV movie The Brittany Murphy Story, the first scripted project looking back at the performer’s life, and it’s already set to make its debut on Saturday, September 6.
To the classic grooves of Bel Biv Devoe’s “Poison,” the cast of Saved by the Bell comes together for a photo shoot that could possibly end in either tears or blood. Or both.
Angela Bassett isn’t the first person we might expect to see directing a TV movie. Nonetheless, her Whitney Houston biopic seems to really be getting off the ground, with Yaya DaCosta in the lead role. This week, Lifetime premiered the first picture of DaCosta glammed out like Whitney Houston, and the similarities are pretty passable
Lifetime isn't done mining popular book series from yesteryear for original projects. Except in the case of Jean Auel's Clan of the Cave Bear series, the story is being developed for a TV pilot rather than a TV movie.