Excited though we were to see ousted 'Walking Dead' showrunner Frank Darabont take his talents to TNT for its impressive period drama 'Mob City,' we certainly saw this coming. Despite its six-episode "limited series" billing, TNT has officially declined to produce any additional episodes of the Jon Bernthal-starring drama, effectively canceling 'Mob City' and its Hollywood dreams.
Just when you thought 'The Walking Dead''s latest season renewal had gone by without the showrunner shakeups so often associated with the series, it seems the AMC monster drama has a new problem on its hands. 'The Walking Dead''s original showrunner and co-creator Frank Darabont has hit AMC with a lawsuit alleging that the network defaulted on upwards of $10 million in royalties. Merry Christmas to all!
'The Walking Dead's most recent season 5 renewal came and went with surprisingly little fanfare, the only perhaps unexpected development being that showrunner Scott Gimple would stay on for another year, given all the behind-the-scenes turmoil of previous years. Now, original showrunner Frank Darabont has opened up about AMC's frank dismissal (get it?), calling the network executives "sociopaths," and refusing to watch the series.
We've been keeping an eye toward TNT's forthcoming noir crime drama 'Mob City,' not only for its impressive star pedigree, but especially for the involvement of former 'Walking Dead' showrunner Frank Darabont. Our longest look yet at the gritty new drama has arrived in a brand-new trailer, along with synopses of the first few hours we'll spend in TNT's 'Mob City'!
Along with the fresh new look at 'Falling Skies' season 4, TNT took us back in time for a preview of one of its other high-profile upcoming projects, the Frank Darabont-helmed crime drama 'Mob City'! Forget the teases, the newest look at the 'Mob City' full trailer reveals the full breadth of stars, while the bullets fly around the City of Angels.
After finally setting a December premiere date and undergoing yet another name change from 'Lost Angels' to 'Mob City,' TNT's new star-studded Frank Darabont-created period crime drama finally has a proper trailer. Featuring the likes of 'The Walking Dead''s Jon Bernthal, Jeffrey DeMunn and even Simon Pegg himself, are you ready for our best look yet at TNT's trip to 'Mob City'?
It's here! It changed its name again, but it's finally here! The first trailer for Frank Darabont's TNT crime drama 'Mob City' (formerly 'Lost Angels,' 'L.A. Noir') has finally arrived, and proven every bit as gritty and cool as we'd hoped. The cable network has begun billing 'Mob City' as an "event series" with a December 4 premiere though, so might this be our only stay in 'Mob City?'
'24' fans still eagerly await news of the first castings from 2014 revival '24: Live Another Day,' but for now, we can take comfort in the fact that one of its fan-favorite fallen characters is returning to TV. Louis Lombardi has joined the ranks of TNT's forthcoming period noir drama 'Lost Angels' (formerly ‘L.A. Noir‘) in an important recurring role, though the series has yet to set an official premiere date.
Prior to the Upfronts we were worried that progress had slowed on TNT's forthcoming noir series 'Lost Angels,' but with filming set to commence this summer, more and more announcements have arrived. Ed Burns will join the series in a recurring role, while former 'Prison Break' and 'Cult' star Robert Knepper has been upped to series regular, but whom will each play?
Ever since Frank Darabont made his controversial exit from 'The Walking Dead,' we've been intrigued to see what TV projects the director would tackle next. We've long heard about Darabont's TNT follow-up, the ambitious period gangster drama 'L.A. Noir' featuring a host of stars alongside 'Walking Dead' alum Jon Bernthal and Jeffrey DeMunn, but we were surprised to learn after the pick-up the series might change its title. Well, it seems they've settled on 'Lost Angels' as the new moniker, but find out more about the controversy inside!