We've seen a few looks at 'American Horror Story' creator Ryan Murphy's forthcoming HBO tearjerker 'The Normal Heart' already, but the latest full trailer for the star-studded AIDS drama is easily the most intense, and emotionally intriguing yet, particularly for fans of its star-studded cast.
HBO continually prepares for a banner weekend this coming Sunday with the premieres of 'Game of Thrones' season 4, Mike Judge's 'Silicon Valley' and 'Veep' season 3, but also promotion for its late spring and summer assets. To wit, the latest trailer for HBO's star-studded Ryan Murphy AIDS drama 'The Normal Heart' has arrived, chock full of Emmy-caliber performances we'll be hearing about in the months to come.
Where yesterday saw FX's 'American Horror Story' officially adding a 'Freak Show' subtitle for its fourth season, confirming series creator Ryan Murphy's incarnation toward a carnival setting, today we have a more detailed insight, as well as the full cast likely present for Jessica Lange's purported 'American Horror Story: Freak Show' bow.
Where once FX's 'American Horror Story' surprised us all to reveal that its second season would enter an 'Asylum,' and the third fittingly followed its witchy women into a 'Coven,' the official title for 'American Horror Story' season 4 confirms the carnival setting we've heard. Prepare for 'American Horror Story: Freak Show' to scare us all over again this fall!
Just when you thought HBO had enough to focus on between the 'True Detective' finale, our first real look at 'Veep' season 3, and yet another 'Game of Thrones' trailer, the pay-cable network hits us again. Ryan Murphy's adaptation of iconic stage play 'The Normal Heart' has its own first trailer, with everyone from Julia Roberts to 'The Avengers' star Mark Ruffalo shouting about the HIV-AIDS epidemic of the '80s.
FX monster mash 'American Horror Story: Coven' will come to its ultimate close this week with the airing of season 3 finale "The Seven Wonders," albeit with a bit less buildup than its predecessors. The coven begins the titular trials in search of the new Supreme in the full set of photos from the finale, but has the answer already been revealed by eagle-eyed fans in the opening credits?
We were delighted to learn that 'Thor' franchise standout Jaimie Alexander would next land on TV for an 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' appearance, thought it seems Alexander may stay on the small screen even longer. The erstwhile Lady Sif has joined 'American Horror Story' creator Ryan Murphy's buzzworthy sexuality drama 'Open' in a regular role, though HBO has yet to declare the show's future.
'American Horror Story: Coven' will soon come to a close, starting anew the guessing game of what new horrors season 4 will concoct. We knew a few small tidbits, particularly that we'd be getting another period piece, but the official year has now been revealed, along with an update on series star Jessica Lange's fourth and presumably final franchise character.
The fifth season of FOX's starmaking 'Glee' became mired by change with the death of actor Cory Monteith, as well as news that a sixth season would likely prove the last for the series. Now, FOX president Kevin Reilly reveals even more change on the horizon, as the remainder of the fifth season will shift focus to its New York setting, potentially moving the series there for the duration of its run.
It's hard to say if 'Glee' would have followed the same trajectory toward a season 6 series finale if not for lead actor Cory Monteith's untimely death, though series creator Ryan Murphy always had in mind how the series would have ended between Monteith and co-lead Lea Michele. Want to know what 'Glee''s very last shot would have been?