Roadies

‘Mad Men’ Star Christina Hendricks Joins Cameron Crowe’s Showtime ‘Roadies’

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 3 days ago
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It’s been years since we’ve considered the cast of AMC’s ‘Mad Men’ in the market for a new gig, but with Matthew Weiner’s period drama coming to a close after seven final episodes, one of its biggest stars is headed to a new agency. Christina Hendricks has officially joined the pilot cast of ‘Almost Famous’ creator Cameron Crowe’s Showtime ‘Roadies,’ trading Sterling-Cooper for something with a bit more edge.

Cameron Crowe’s Showtime ‘Roadies’ Picks Up Luke Wilson and Imogen Poots

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 4, 2014 @ 2:20 PM
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Over the summer Showtime committed to a pilot order for ‘Almost Famous’ creator Cameron Crowe’s new concert industry dramedy ‘Roadies,’ alongside Bad Robot and executive producer J.J. Abrams, though we haven’t heard much since. Now, the pilot has reportedly set sights on Luke Wilson and Imogen Poots for two of its leading characters, but who might they play?

Cameron Crowe Showtime Comedy 'Roadies' Gets Pilot Order with J.J. Abrams

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 18, 2014 @ 5:00 PM
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Showtime has been a bit light on comedy since production on Philip Seymour Hoffman's 'Happy-ish' ceased for obvious reasons, but the network has some major names in mind for its latest effort. 'Almost Famous' visionary Cameron Crowe will make his TV debut with the J.J. Abrams-produced music comedy 'Roadies,' now officially picked up for a network pilot.