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FOX’s ‘X-Men’ Drama Casts Blair Redford as Mutant Leader

by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 9, 2017 @ 2:53 PM
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We still don’t know what to actually call FOX’s Bryan Singer-directed X-Men drama, but fresh off the success of Legion, our new series is already casting. Blair Redford has joined in the role of our first notable mutant, potentially providing a clue to the plot.

NBC Considering ‘American Idol’ Revival Season, Because NBC

by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 9, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
It hasn’t been terribly long since FOX said goodbye to American Idol, what with the whole “reality competition” craze having appreciably cooled since the early 2000s regardless. Still, leave it to NBC to potentially drag Ryan Seacrest back to the stage for a revival season, throwing The Voice into question in the process.

‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ Will Essentially Let Nathan Fillion Play ‘Castle’ Again

by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 7, 2017 @ 10:58 PM
ABC’s Castle got a more abrupt ending than cast and crew were necessarily expecting, but Brooklyn Nine-Nine may give Nathan Fillion a little closure. The former Firefly star will guest star on the cop comedy’s fourth season in a role that should sound familiar to Richard Castle readers.

FOX ‘Black Lightning’ TV Series Likely Moving to The CW With Pilot Order

by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 2, 2017 @ 9:48 PM
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Regardless of network, any DC drama populating the airwaves will inevitably draw questions of a move or crossover with The CW multiverse. Case in point, FOX’s Black Lightning previously sought to keep separate from the other series, but now may end up on The CW regardless, and with a pilot order at that.

The Riddler Makes Costumed Debut in ‘Gotham’ April Return Trailer

by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 30, 2017 @ 8:55 PM
If Gotham’s Joker-heavy “Gentle Art of Making Enemies” serves as any kind of reminder, it’s that the FOX drama will often rise as close as it can to costumed Batman villains without taking the plunge. That said, one of its most enduring creations may finally suit up, as Cory Michael Smith’s Edward Nygma appears to become a costumed Riddler in the April return trailer.

Fox Orders the ‘Behind Enemy Lines’ Series We All Must’ve Wanted

by Matthew Monagle January 28, 2017 @ 10:47 AM
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Here are some facts you may not know about the 2001 Owen Wilson-led war thriller Behind Enemy Lines. First, despite overwhelmingly negative reviews, the movie was a box office success, grossing over $90 million worldwide. Second, the film spawned three loosely related direct-to-video sequels: Behind Enemy Lines II: Axis of Evil, Behind Enemy Lives: Colombia (starring Joe Manganiello!), and SEAL Team 8: Behind Enemy Lines. And finally, despite nobody anywhere requesting it, Fox is about to give us our very own Behind Enemy Lines television show.

Craig Robinson and Adam Scott FOX Comedy ‘Ghosted’ Gets Pilot Order

by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 26, 2017 @ 7:54 PM
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Adam Scott and Craig Robinson have enjoyed the odd TV guest spot on shows like The Good Place or Brooklyn Nine-Nine, but it’s about time the Parks and Recreation and Office alum got their own fulltime gigs. So it is, that FOX has given a pilot order to their X-Files-style comedy, Ghosted.

FOX Orders ‘The Passage’ Adaptation to Fill Your Post-Apocalyptic Vampire Needs

by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 26, 2017 @ 6:07 PM
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Between The Vampire Diaries and The Strain going off the air, one might think vampires on TV are going extinct. Thankfully, FOX is about to turn that ratio around, adapting Justin Cronin’s post-apocalyptic vampire series The Passage with a little help from Cloverfield and Apes aficionado Matt Reeves.

‘Gotham’ Drops All Joker Pretense in ‘White-Band’ Jerome Trailer

by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 26, 2017 @ 12:13 AM
Gotham never exactly hid the fact that Cameron Monaghan’s “Jerome” was intended as a prequel stand-in of sorts for The Joker, but boy, if the final Season 3 episode until spring isn’t punctuating it with a bang. See for yourself in a “white-band” trailer for next week’s “The Gentle Art of Making Enemies,” as FOX finally confers a certain Joker name, amid all the madness.

Bryan Singer Will Direct FOX’s ‘X-Men’ Themed TV Series

by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 25, 2017 @ 12:30 PM
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The X-Men movie franchise remains somewhat in flux after the mixed reception of Bryan Singer’s Apocalypse, but it looks the the director will have his share of new mutants in the meantime. FOX confirms that Singer will officially direct the new X-Men universe TV series pilot, in addition to producing.