Nielsen Ratings Finally Dip a Toe Into Analyzing Netflix, Hulu Viewer Data

by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 28, 2015 @ 10:32 PM
Hulu / Netflix
As Hannibal fans this weekend (and billions of others before them) can attest, too long has the antiquated Nielsen ratings system given an incomplete picture of a show’s viewership, swaying networks to and fro of cancellation. We may finally have some progress however, as Nielsen will begin taking into account streaming data from the likes of Hulu, Netflix and beyond.

Cinemax’s ‘Outcast’ Starts Production, David Denman, Brent Spiner and More Join Cast

by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 11, 2015 @ 9:48 AM
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Cinemax’s Robert Kirkman exorcism drama Outcast had a bit of footage to show off at Comic-Con 2015, but with production officially gearing up toward a 2016 premiere, the comic-adapted series has a much fuller cast. Star Trek vet Brent Spiner, The Office alum David Denman and more have joined Outcast in key roles, now that official filming has begun.

Robert Kirkman’s ‘Outcast’ Conjures First Cinemax Poster and Photo

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 6, 2015 @ 2:19 PM
Skybound / Cinemax
The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman has plenty to show off at Comic-Con 2015 between either of AMC’s two zombie dramas, but what of Cinemax’s forthcoming exorcism thriller Outcast? The first poster for the new series has arrived, along with a new comic cover that reveals Gone Girl star Patrick Fugit in the central role.

Robert Kirkman Exorcism Drama ‘Outcast’ Lands Cinemax Series Order

by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 12, 2015 @ 2:25 PM
The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman has enough to do, between managing the AMC horror smash and shepherding its still-untitled spinoff, but what’s a few more bodies on the pile? Cinemax has officially granted Kirkman his second comic-adapted TV series, conjuring a formal series order for exorcism drama Outcast.

Robert Kirkman's Cinemax 'Outcast' Conjures Patrick Fugit for Lead Exorcism Role

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 5, 2014 @ 6:28 PM
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'The Walking Dead''s success under Robert Kirkman remains assured through at least the next apocalypse, but the producer's Cinemax adaptation of exorcism comic drama 'Outcast' has today taken a major leap forward. 'Almost Famous' and 'Gone Girl' star Patrick Fugit has officially nabbed the pilot's leading role, while additional cast and a director have joined the supernatural thriller as well.

Comic-Con 2014: Robert Kirkman Developing 'Outcast' Series for Cinemax

by Britt Hayes July 25, 2014 @ 10:48 AM
Image Comics
Following his wild success with AMC's 'The Walking Dead,' comic book creator and series executive producer Robert Kirkman is bringing another one of his books to the small screen: Kirkman is developing a pilot of 'Outcast,' his new comic book series which takes the writer from the realm of zombies to the world of demonic possession.

'The Knick' Trailer: Clive Owen and Steven Soderbergh Carve Out a First Look

by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 17, 2014 @ 2:35 PM
We haven't made very much of Cinemax's forthcoming medical period drama, 'The Knick,' which is directed by Steven Soderbergh and stars Clive Owen, though the first trailer certainly inspires at least a bit of confidence and some stellar production value. See for yourself with a first look at Owen carving up the streets of old New York as 'The Knick.'

The 'Transporter' TV Series Racing to TNT in Fall 2014

by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 23, 2014 @ 2:06 PM
Some time ago we'd heard that the TV series based on Jason Statham's iconic 'Transporter' franchise had produced an entire season, though Cinemax ultimately opted against bringing the show to American TV. Now, not only has 'Transporter The Series' been greenlit for a second season, we have an American premiere date for Frank Martin's continued adventures on TNT!

Cinemax to Conjure 'Walking Dead' Creator Robert Kirkman's Exorcist Drama 'Outcast'

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 11, 2013 @ 12:54 PM
Ratings for 'The Walking Dead' keep right on growing into its fourth season, while series creator Robert Kirkman prepares a companion series spinoff to hit the airwaves in 2015, but it seems Cinemax will be keeping the comic book writer busy as well. Kirkman's upcoming exorcist title 'Outcast' has officially landed at Cinemax for development as an ongoing series, but how big is the order?