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‘Counterpart’ Canceled at Starz After Two Seasons, But It Might Be Picked Up Elsewhere

Before the likes of Netflix and Hulu came around, most shows that got canceled were gone forever. But thanks to the popularity of streaming services, we’re now living in an age where the axing of a show doesn’t necessarily mean it’s dead. Another show has been added to the purgatory of cancellation for the time being, but there’s a chance it might be picked up elsewhere. Counterpart is a sci-fi espionage thriller at Starz starring J.K. Simmons that has been running for two seasons. Sadly, the s...
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Starz Gives Counterpart The Axe

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Starz gives Counterpart the axe Despite two highly acclaimed seasons for the premium cable network, the sci-fi espionage thriller Counterpart will not be getting a third season from Starz, according to The Hollywood Reporter. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googl...
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Knives Out: Rian Johnson Shares the Movie Posters Inspiring the Film

Knives Out: Rian Johnson shares the movie posters inspiring the film Earlier today, director Rian Johnson tweeted out some of the posters in the editing room that are serving as inspiration for his new murder mystery Knives Out. As expected, the posters are a smorgasbord of classic whodunits. You can check them out in the gallery below! The all-star ensemble cast of Knives Out includes Daniel Craig (Spectre), starring as a detective trying to solve a murder, along with Chris Evans (Aveng...
Tags: Movies, Lionsgate, Danny Boyle, Johnson, Peter Jackson, Agatha Christie, Rian Johnson, Michael Shannon, Jamie Lee, Movie News, Media Rights Capital, Knives Out, Looper Craig, Ram Bergman Johnson, Daniel Craig Spectre, Chris Evans Avengers


Lionsgate Lands Rian Johnson’s Crime Drama Knives Out

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Lionsgate lands Rian Johnson’s crime drama Knives Out Lionsgate will be partnering with MRC to distribute Rian Johnson’s (Looper, Star Wars: The Last Jedi) crime drama Knives Out, Deadline has confirmed. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeMappi...
Tags: Movies, Lionsgate, Danny Boyle, Johnson, Peter Jackson, Agatha Christie, Rian Johnson, Michael Shannon, Mrc, ComingSoon, Movie News, Media Rights Capital, Raul Castillo, Joe Drake, Lionsgate Motion Picture Group, Jamie Lee Curtis Halloween


Original Content podcast: The disappointment of ‘House of Cards’ and its final season

It seems like Netflix’s “House of Cards” had a real opportunity for a fresh start with season six. Granted, the behind-the-scenes turmoil probably made this season particularly challenging: Production was already underway when “Star Trek: Discovery” actor Anthony Rapp came forward with allegations that Kevin Spacey made a sexual advance towards him when Rapp was only 14. In response, Netflix and production company Media Rights Capital halted production and ultimately decided to rewrite the se...
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Knives Out Adds Riki Lindhome, Edi Patterson and Raul Castillo

Knives Out adds Riki Lindhome, Edi Patterson and Raul Castillo Deadline reports that Rian Johnson’s ensemble detective mystery Knives Out has just expanded its already star-studded cast with the additions of Another Period‘s Riki Lindhome, Vice Principals‘ Edi Patterson and Seven Seconds‘ Raúl Castillo. RELATED: Christopher Plummer in Talks to Join Rian Johnson’s Knives Out Johnson’s upcoming feature has already amassed an impressive cast including Daniel Craig (Spectre), Chris Evans (Ave...
Tags: Movies, Danny Boyle, Johnson, Peter Jackson, Agatha Christie, Rian Johnson, Michael Shannon, Christopher Plummer, ComingSoon, Movie News, Riki Lindhome, Media Rights Capital, Raul Castillo, Edi Patterson, Knives Out, Looper Craig


Christopher Plummer in Talks to Join Rian Johnson’s Knives Out

Christopher Plummer in talks to join Rian Johnson’s Knives Out According to The Hollywood Reporter, veteran actor Christopher Plummer (The Last Station, Waterloo, The Insider) is currently in talks to join in the star-studded cast of Rian Johnson’s forthcoming murder mystery Knives Out. Production began on the film last week. Plummer is a multi-awarded veteran actor best known for portraying the role of Captain von Trapp in the 1965 musical film The Sound of Music opposite Julie Andrews. He a...
Tags: Movies, Danny Boyle, Johnson, Peter Jackson, Agatha Christie, Rian Johnson, Michael Shannon, Julie Andrews, Golden Globe, Hollywood Reporter, Christopher Plummer, Plummer, Von Trapp, Don Johnson, ComingSoon, Movie News


Rian Johnson’s All-Star Mystery Knives Out Begins Shooting

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Rian Johnson’s all-star mystery Knives Out begins shooting Rian Johnson has confirmed on Twitter that his upcoming murder mystery Knives Out has begun shooting. Check out the first production photo in the gallery below! The site Wicked Local reports that the film is shooting in the Boston suburb of Maynard, Massachusetts under the fake title “Morning Bell.” According to the article the production transformed the former site of Gruber Bros. Furniture Store into a laundromat...
Tags: Movies, Boston, Johnson, Peter Jackson, Chris Evans, Agatha Christie, Rian Johnson, Michael Shannon, Movie News, Media Rights Capital, Maynard Massachusetts, Daniel Craig Spectre, Gruber Bros Furniture Store, Jamie Lee Curtis Halloween Star Wars


Jamie Lee Curtis Signs On For Rian Johnson’s Knives Out

Jamie Lee Curtis signs on for Rian Johnson’s Knives Out Variety has brought word that Jamie Lee Curtis, who is currently marveling at the success of the latest entry in her star-making Halloween franchise, has signed on to join the all-star ensemble cast for Rian Johnson’s upcoming murder mystery Knives Out. RELATED: Knives Out Adds Don Johnson to its Already Impressive Cast Johnson’s upcoming feature has already amassed an impressive cast including Daniel Craig (Spectre) Chris Evans (Aveng...
Tags: Movies, Fox, Johnson, Kristen Bell, Peter Jackson, Ryan Murphy, Jamie Lee Curtis, Agatha Christie, Rian Johnson, Michael Shannon, Veronica Mars, Curtis, Don Johnson, ComingSoon, Movie News, Media Rights Capital


Knives Out Adds Don Johnson to its Already Impressive Cast

Knives Out adds Don Johnson to its already impressive cast Don Johnson is reportedly in advanced talks to join director Rian Johnson’s upcoming Knives Out, according to Deadline. The actor is currently filming Damon Lindelof’s Watchmen series for HBO, and is apparently figuring out his schedule to accommodate both productions. Details about Johnson’s role are currently being kept under wraps, which is consistent for the tight-lipped production. Johnson’s upcoming feature has already amassed a...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Johnson, Peter Jackson, Agatha Christie, Rian Johnson, Damon Lindelof, Michael Shannon, Don Johnson, ComingSoon, Movie News, Media Rights Capital, LAKEITH STANFIELD, Daniel Craig Spectre Chris Evans


Ana de Armas Joins Daniel Craig & Chris Evans in Knives Out

Ana de Armas joins Daniel Craig & Chris Evans in Knives Out Ana de Armas (Blade Runner 2049, War Dogs) will be joining the growing cast of Rian Johnson’s (Star Wars: The Last Jedi) murder mystery Knives Out, Deadline has confirmed. The movie, which stars Daniel Craig (Spectre) and Chris Evans (Avengers: Infinity War) will begin shooting next month. De Armas most recently starred in Denis Villeneuve’s Blade Runner sequel, Blade Runner 2049, alongside Harrison Ford and Ryan Gosling. Other credi...
Tags: Movies, Oscar, Danny Boyle, Daniel Craig, Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Johnson, Peter Jackson, Chris Evans, Agatha Christie, Rian Johnson, Craig, Michael Shannon, Denis Villeneuve, Todd Phillips, ComingSoon


Michael Shannon in Talks to Join Knives Out Cast

Michael Shannon in talks to join Knives Out cast Following the recent addition of Lakeith Stanfield (Sorry to Bother You, Atlanta), Variety reports that Academy Award nominated actor Michael Shannon (The Shape of Water) is in talks to join in Rian Johnson’s murder mystery Knives Out. The Knives Out cast also includes Daniel Craig (Casino Royale) and the recently announced Chris Evans (Avengers: Infinity War). Shannon is best known for his roles in films such as Revolutionary Road opposite Leo...
Tags: Movies, Bbc, Jake Gyllenhaal, Danny Boyle, Kate Winslet, Johnson, Amy Adams, Peter Jackson, Chris Evans, Agatha Christie, Rian Johnson, Michael Shannon, Shannon, ComingSoon, Movie News, Media Rights Capital


Chris Evans Gets Rian Johnson’s ‘Knives Out’ with Daniel Craig

Now that Chris Evans has bid a fond farewell to Captain America following the completion of reshoots on Avengers 4, he’s lining up action elsewhere with a new project. Knives Out is a new murder mystery from Star Wars: The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson that already has James Bond franchise star Daniel Craig on board to star. The project got a lot of attention at the Toronto International Film Festival where Media Rights Capital picked it up in the biggest deal to come out of the fest. Now Chr...
Tags: Movies, Casting, America, James Bond, Daniel-Craig, Greenland, Johnson, Avengers, Chris-Evans, Agatha Christie, Rian Johnson, Neill Blomkamp, Captain America, Toronto International Film Festival, Mystery/Suspense, Ram Bergman


Rian Johnson’s Knives Out Lands Backer, Will Shoot in November

Rian Johnson’s Knives Out lands backer, will shoot in November Rian Johnson’s Knives Out just got scooped up by Media Rights Capital at the 2018 Toronto Film Festival, per Deadline. Now fully financed, the film, which will mark Johnson’s directorial follow-up to Star Wars: The Last Jedi, will begin shooting in November with star Daniel Craig. According to the report, multiple parties were interested in Knives Out, but MRC, the company behind such hits as Baby Driver and the upcoming Peter Ja...
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Daniel Craig, Rian Johnson Murder Mystery Sells to Media Rights Capital

Media Rights Capital has agreed to fully finance “Knives Out,” a murder mystery starring Daniel Craig, Variety has confirmed. The movie brings together the James Bond star with Rian Johnson, the director of “The Last Jedi.” “Knives Out” moved up on Craig’s dance card after creative differences between the actor and director Danny Boyle forced […]
Tags: News, James Bond, Danny Boyle, Daniel Craig, Rian Johnson, Craig, Media Rights Capital, Daniel Craig Rian Johnson, Daniel Craig Variety


Media Rights Capital and Management 360 Join Forces in TV

Media Rights Capital has joined forces with Management 360’s TV production arm to create a new production entity. The venture between Entertainment 360 and MRC will be able to finance and produce a range of content for various TV and digital platforms. The partners are developing a series project set up at Amazon with Management […]
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A Reminder of the Many, Many Stephen King Adaptations That Are Currently in the Works

This week, Media Rights Capital revealed it commissioned a 10-episode adaptation of crime thriller The Outsider by an author who has seemingly become the most desirable man in Hollywood lately: Stephen King. A lot of King’s work is currently in the process of being remade for television and film—so here’s a reminder…Read more...
Tags: Books, Hollywood, Science, Stephen King, King, Joe Hill, Castle Rock, The Stand, Media Rights Capital, The Dark Tower, Doctor Sleep, Pet Sematary, It Chapter 2


Joachim Ronning to Direct Sci-Fi Thriller Here There Be Monsters

Joachim Ronning to direct sci-fi thriller Here There Be Monsters Director Joachim Ronning’s (Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales) next project will be directing the sci-fi thriller Here There Be Monsters. Ronning co-wrote the film with his brother, Andreas Ronning. There is little known about the film, but The Hollywood Reporter stated that Here There Be Monsters will “assuredly include water,” which goes along with a particular running theme in Ronning’s previous work. Besides g...
Tags: Maleficent, Movies, Horror, Disney, Caribbean, Edgar Wright, Hollywood Reporter, Andreas, Ronning, ComingSoon, Movie News, Baby Driver, Media Rights Capital, Joachim Rønning, Joachim Ronning, Andreas Ronning


Billboard, Hollywood Reporter, and others merge into new ‘Valence Media’ company

Billboard and other big media companies have come together to become one big unified company. Film, television, news, all come together in a new partnership that sees 3 of media’s biggest companies join together. The new ‘Valence Media’ company is made up of the Billboard and Hollywood Reporter Media Group, Dick Clark productions, and Media Rights Capital (MRC) – a film and television studio. The companies revealed the merger last Thursday, hoping that bringing their different areas of talent ...
Tags: Publishing, Music, TV, Television, Media, Film, Billboard, Merger, Industry News, Mrc, Hollywood Reporter, Dick Clark, Valence, Media Rights Capital, Todd Boehly, Hollywood Reporter Media Group


Media Rights Capital, Dick Clark Prods., THR-Billboard Form Combined Company

Todd Boehly is hoping some of the various media properties he couldn’t find buyers for will fare better as one combined entity. Live-event producer Dick Clark Prods. and entertainment-news provider Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group,  which were nearly snatched up by Dalian Wanda Group last year, are joining forces with another Boehly investment, TV/film producer Media […]
Tags: News, A24, Dalian Wanda Group, Dick Clark, Media Rights Capital, Todd Boehly, Boehly, Dick Clark Prods, Billboard Hollywood Reporter Media Group


‘House of Cards’ Resumes Production, Diane Lane and Greg Kinnear Join Final Season

Production has resumed on the sixth and final season of “House of Cards,” Netflix announced Wednesday. Production on the series was originally shut down in October after allegations of sexual assault and harassment were made against series star Kevin Spacey. Shortly after production was suspended, Netflix and producer Media Rights Capital announced that they were […]
Tags: News, Netflix, House Of Cards, Kevin Spacey, Greg Kinnear, Diane Lane, House of Cards Netflix, Media Rights Capital


Dick Clark Prods., Media Rights Capital, THR-Billboard Eyed for Merger (Report)

Dick Clark Productions, Media Rights Capital and the Hollywood Reporter-Billboard Media Group could find themselves operating under the same roof. Todd Boehly is contemplating a merger to bring all three companies together under a new entity controlled by his firm, Eldridge Industries, according to a Financial Times report Friday. The rationale for the restructuring, which […]
Tags: News, Financial Times, Guggenheim, Dick Clark, Media Rights Capital, Todd Boehly, Eldridge Industries, Hollywood Reporter Billboard Media Group, Dick Clark Prods


‘House of Cards’ Production to Resume Next Month With Robin Wright in the Lead [Updated]

Update: Netflix Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos has confirmed that House of Cards will end without Kevin Spacey, with the eight-episode final season officially placing Robin Wright in the spotlight. Sarandos added that the season will “bring closure of the show for fans.” Our original article follows below. After shutting down in the wake of the sexual assault allegations against star Kevin Spacey, Netflix’s House of Cards is getting ready to resume filming. Production company Media Rights C...
Tags: Movies, Netflix, House Of Cards, Kevin Spacey, Ted Sarandos, Frank Underwood, Robin Wright, Spacey, Sarandos, Media Rights Capital, House of Cards Production


‘House of Cards’ Production To Resume Next Month Without Kevin Spacey

After shutting down in the wake of the sexual assault allegations against star Kevin Spacey, Netflix’s House of Cards is getting ready to resume filming. Production company Media Rights Capital sent a letter out to cast and crew of the dark political series suggesting that production will start up against early next month, and that it’s likely Spacey will not be returning. The update on the House of Cards production is below. There have been several rumors swirling around House of Cards in l...
Tags: Movies, Netflix, House Of Cards, Kevin Spacey, Frank Underwood, Robin Wright, Spacey, Media Rights Capital


Production on ‘House of Cards’ may resume in December — without Kevin Spacey

The House of Cards production team recently received a letter from Media Rights Capital detailing a pay extension during the current production hiatus. The extension could mean production will resume after December 8. The post Production on ‘House of Cards’ may resume in December — without Kevin Spacey appeared first on Digital Trends.
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‘House of Cards’ production crew gets another 2 weeks’ pay

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Maryland-based production crew for “House of Cards” will continue to get paid for at least another two weeks. The show has been on hiatus since October, when allegations of sexual harassment surfaced against actor Kevin Spacey. The Baltimore Sun reported that production company Media Rights Capital has updated the cast and […]
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‘House Of Cards’ Season 6 Hiatus Extended: What Caused Delay?

The hiatus for “House of Cards” Season 6 has been extended for another two weeks, and producer Media Rights Capital is asking for understanding from the entire cast and crew. MRC and Netflix has suspended production for the political drama after lead star Kevin Spacey, who plays Frank Underwood, was swamped with sexual assault allegations, according to Entertainment Weekly.
Tags: News, Netflix, Kevin Spacey, Mrc, Frank Underwood, Media Rights Capital


'House of Cards' crew still in limbo

The show's production company, Media Rights Capital, told crew members in an email Sunday that the show will remain on hiatus for the next two weeks. It is investigating allegations of sexual misconduct against Kevin Spacey, the star and an executive producer of the Netflix hit.
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‘House of Cards’ Falls From Netflix’s Signature Show to a Massive Uncertainty

With production halted on the sixth and final season of “House of Cards,” Netflix and producer Media Rights Capital are taking the first steps toward the firing of actor Kevin Spacey and considering options for the future of the drama series that put Netflix on the original programming map. But there’s no path forward that […]
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Kevin Spacey 'Touches And Feels Anyone He Wants To' — According To New House Of Cards Accusations!

The production from hell... In a new report published on Monday, BuzzFeed News interviewed more than a dozen House Of Cards crew members regarding Kevin Spacey's "uncomfortable and unprofessional" behavior on set. Five of those sources corroborate reports that the American Beauty actor was highly inappropriate towards young male staffers. Related: Kevin Spacey's Apology Put On Blast! According to a high-level insider who worked on the earlier seasons of the Netflix hit: "He would be on set and...
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