Travis Beacham

Amazon Orders Guillermo del Toro’s ‘Carnival Row,’ ‘Gilmore Girls’ Creator Pilots

by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 6, 2016 @ 5:40 PM
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It’s been a long time coming for Guillermo del Toro and Travis Beacham’s A Killing on Carnival Row, longer still after Amazon commissioned development last year, but the supernatural thriller is finally moving to pilot. So too is a new standup comedy series from Gilmore Girls creator Amy Sherman-Palladino, a real-life superhero drama and more.

Guillermo del Toro’s ‘A Killing on Carnival Row’ Eyed as Amazon Series

by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 9, 2015 @ 10:03 AM
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Just when you thought Guillermo del Toro might have had too much on his plate, from ‘Justice League Dark’ to ‘Pacific Rim’ sequels and FX’s ‘The Strain,’ the visionary director’s long-gestating ‘A Killing on Carnival Row’ may have returned to life. Amazon has begun eyeing the fantasy horror project as a new series, with del Toro in mind to direct the pilot.

FOX Goes Egyptian For Straight-to-Series 'Hieroglyph,' Because Why Not, Right?

by Kevin Fitzpatrick October 17, 2013 @ 8:30 PM
Well, this is an odd play for the FOX federation. When last we heard the network taking a straight-to-series order, FOX had understandably opted to invest in the still-bankable Batman-less 'Gotham,' but its latest order might need a bit more decoding. The broadcast network has issued a full order for Travis Beacham's ancient Egyptian action-adventured drama 'Hieroglyph,' but why the full investment?