Yes, you read that correctly. While Showtime's buzz-worthy upcoming drama pilot 'The Vatican' continues to use recent real-world headlines to its advantage, its latest casting might prove the most attention grabbing yet. Sources reveal that the Ridley Scott-helmed drama has tapped 'Downfall' star Bruno Ganz, famed for the internet parody "Hitler Reacts to Things," as 'The Vatican's Pope. Find out all about the latest casting for 'The Vatican' inside!
Between newly-elected Pope Jorge Mario Bergoglio and the near-complete 'Veronica Mars' movie Kickstarter campaign, you've likely heard enough about heavenly matters today, but what's one more? Showtime's upcoming Ridley Scott-produced drama 'The Vatican' has managed to capitalize on the trending topics once again, adding 'Trainspotting' star Ewen Bremmer to it's already impressive cast. Find out about the latest to join the fictional 'Vatican' inside!
Long before 'Dexter' began casting and shooting its eighth season, the serial killer drama's producers expressed their belief that season 8 would be the final year for Dexter Morgan. Once it became apparent that the show's seventh season continued to deliver record-setting ratings for Showtime however, the network became more cautious of confirming 'Dexter' season 8 as the last, but is the cat out of the bag? New comments from CBS president Les Moonves seem to confirm that 'Dexter' will end after its eighth season, so get the inside scoop within!
Fans of Showtime's 'Dexter' are no doubt every bit as eager to see the season 8 premiere on June 30 as they are to learn if 'Dexter' season 8 will prove to be the last for Showtime's serial killer, but how else might season 8 prove unique? Series lead Michael C. Hall may decide to call it quits after season 8, but that isn't stopping the titular star from jumping behind the camera to direct his own episode! Find out about 'Dexter's' new role out of the spotlight inside!
Far removed from all the real-life Papal drama, however appropriately-timed, Showtime's buzz-worthy Ridley Scott-directed pilot 'The Vatican' has just grown itself a new flower. In addition to recent castings of 'Friday Night Lights' star Kyle Chandler and 'Stoker's Matthew Goode, 'Pushing Daisies vet Anna Friel has officially joined the modern religious drama, but will she play a sinner or a saint?
Just the other day, a number of 'Dexter' season 8 set photos surfaced featuring Deb and an unknown man that was believed to be 'Entourage' star Rhys Coiro. The pictures raised a few questions about Deb's arc in the coming season, premiering June 30 on Showtime, but now the network has made the 'Entourage' star's casting official. Coiro will indeed join 'Dexter' season 8, but what's his mysterious connection to Deb?
As Showtime's 'Dexter' prepares to unveil its eighth, and possibly final season this summer on June 30, fans well know that Dexter's sister Deb (Jennifer Carpenter) has undergone quite a roller coaster in the last two seasons alone. In addition to developing icky romantic feelings for her adopted brother and learning his dark secret, season 7 finale 'Surprise, Motherf---er" had Deb breaking bad in her own right, but will she turn over a new leaf in season 8? Find out what the latest set photos from 'Dexter' season 8 reveal inside!
Despite a certain likelihood and earlier comments from producers, Showtime has yet to provide a concrete answer regarding 'Dexter's upcoming eighth season, and whether or not it will prove the last for the series. The series' ratings have remained strong, delivering its highest numbers to date with season 7, but additional years will likely depend on actor and creative commitment. Whether or not 'Dexter's eighth season will see a series finale, is Michael C. Hall abandoning TV afterward regardless?
A few months ago we brought you the news that Showtime and acclaimed director Ridley Scott were plotting an ambitious, if controversial move to craft a drama around the papal scene of 'The Vatican,' one surely spurred along by the recent real-life controversy in Rome. As the pilot season soldiers on, Showtime's 'The Vatican' has made some impressive additions to the cast, most recently that of 'Friday Night Lights' and 'Zero Dark Thirty' star Kyle Chandler! Find out Coach Taylor's new holy role on 'The Vatican' inside!
Even though 'Dexter's eighth and potentially final season was moved up from its usual September airdate to June 30 to compliment Showtime's new drama 'Ray Donovan,' it still might be early yet before any real photos or footage of the serial killer serial leak to the public. We've heard a bit about some of the impressive guest stars to join the crew in Miami this time around, but how would you like to see the first photo from the set? Find out what gets Deb going in the first photo from 'Dexter' season 8 inside!