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Dan Stevens and Betty Gilpin Join Watergate Drama ‘Gaslit’ at Starz

Dan Stevens and Betty Gilpin have boarded the cast of Starz’s upcoming Watergate drama series, Gaslit, described as “a modern take” on the Watergate scandal that brought down President Richard Nixon. The respective stars of Legion and Glow will join an ensemble that already includes Sean Penn and Julia Roberts. The Wrap reports that Gilpin and Stevens have both joined the Gaslit cast to play “infamous” couple Mo and John Dean, the “young duo who were wrapped up in the political scandal while...
Tags: Television, Movies, Drama, Casting, White House, Julia-Roberts, Starz, John, Armie Hammer, Skull Island, Joel Edgerton, Dan Stevens, True Story, Mitchell, Political, Sean-Penn

‘Run the World’ is Smart, Vibrant Update of NYC Relationship Dramedies: TV Review

As I pressed play on the first episode of “Run the World,” I wasn’t intending to mainline the entire eight-episode season in one greedy gulp. But as a blessedly rare warm New York City breeze floated through my open window, Leigh Davenport’s lush new series about four friends having a vivid, game-changing Harlem summer proved […]
Tags: Reviews, New York City, Starz, Harlem, Yvette Lee Bowser, Run The World, Leigh Davenport

Starz’s ‘Run the World’ Celebrates Premiere at NeueHouse Hollywood

Just hours after the CDC announced Thursday that vaccinated people can now generally go unmasked in private and public spaces, Starz rolled out the red carpet for the Los Angeles premiere of its new comedy series “Run the World” at NeueHouse Hollywood. “It’s going to be an interesting adjustment for a lot of people,” Amber […]
Tags: News, Cdc, Los Angeles, Starz, NeueHouse Hollywood, Run The World

‘Run the World’ Creator on Being Inspired by ‘Sex and the City’ and Producing Alongside Yvette Lee Bowser

When Leigh Davenport was in her mid-20s living in Harlem, N.Y., preoccupied with figuring out how to climb corporate and social ladders and scoring the best guy, she wanted to see her friend group on screen. “At the time, there was a lot of reality TV that just showed Black women pouring drinks on each […]
Tags: News, Features, Starz, Harlem, Yvette Lee Bowser, Run The World, Leigh Davenport

Betty Gilpin, Shea Whigham, Darby Camp Join Starz Watergate Series ‘Gaslit’

Betty Gilpin, Shea Whigham, and Darby Camp have all been cast in the upcoming Starz Watergate drama series “Gaslit,” Variety has learned. The trio joins previously announced cast members Julia Roberts, Sean Penn, and Dan Stevens. The story will center on Martha Mitchell (Roberts). A big personality with an even bigger mouth, Martha is a celebrity Arkansan […]
Tags: News, Starz, Dan Stevens, Martha, Shea Whigham, Betty Gilpin, Darby Camp, Gaslit, Julia Roberts Sean Penn, Betty Gilpin Shea Whigham Darby, Betty Gilpin Shea Whigham, Martha Mitchell Roberts

Welcome to the Ordeal: First Official Trailer for 'Blindspotting' Series

"You don't get to doubt my loyalty!" Starz has debuted an official trailer for the Blindspotting TV series, which will premiere on Starz starting in June. We're breaking our no-TV rules to feature this trailer, mostly because it's also a chance to highlight the outstanding film this show is based on. Blindspotting premiered at Sundance in 2018 and earned quite a bit of acclaim, but it's still being discovered by more people. This new show is executive produced by Rafael Casal & Daveed Diggs ...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Starz, Ashley, To Watch, Andrew Chappelle, Casal, Rafael Casal Daveed Diggs, Jasmine Cephas Jones Miles

‘Blindspotting’ TV Series Trailer Expands the Movie’s Narrative, Keeps the Same Style and Energy

Blindspotting was one of the acclaimed premieres to come out of the 2018 Sundance Film Festival. Featuring Hamilton star Daveed Diggs in the lead role, the film dealt with some heavy themes, including systemic racism and police brutality, but it did it with some sharp satirical humor and hip-hop musical sequences. The film had a style all its own, and now a Blindspotting TV series will continue in the same vein, but now the main character will be one of the supporting players of the original mo...
Tags: Television, Movies, Drama, Sequels, Adaptation, Starz, Hamilton, Miles, Ashley, Hoskins, Daveed Diggs, Diggs, Helen Hunt, Film to TV, TV Trailer, Jasmine Cephas Jones

How to watch live TV on Hulu - plans start at $65 a month and include over 75 channels

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Hulu/Facebook Hulu Basic + Live TV offers over 75 live channels, plus Hulu's entire streaming catalog, for $65 a month. Subscribers can upgrade to Hulu Premium + Live TV for $6 more a month. Bundles with Disney Plus and ESPN+ are also available for monthly plans starting at $73. + Live TV (small) Unlike other on-demand streaming services, Hulu gives subscribers an option to watch their favorite ori...
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Starz Releases First Look at Comedy ‘Blindspotting’ Premiering in June (TV News Roundup)

Starz announced that Daveed Diggs and Rafel Casal’s new comedy series “Blindspotting” will premiere on June 13 at 9 p.m. across all its platforms. Based on the 2018 film of the same name that Diggs and Casal also wrote, produced and starred in, “Blindspotting” picks up six months after where the movie left off. It […]
Tags: News, Starz, Daveed Diggs, Diggs, Casal, Blindspotting, Rafel Casal

Blindspotting Trailer: Jasmine Cephas Jones Leads Starz’s Sequel Series

Starz has released the official Blindspotting trailer for their upcoming sequel series to Lionsgate’s acclaimed comedy-drama film of the same name. The video features Hamilton star Jasmine Cephas Jones as she reprises her role from the 2018 movie as Ashley, who is suddenly faced with the difficult task of raising his son all alone after Rafael Casal’s Miles goes to jail. The series will be making its world premiere on June 11 at the 2021 Tribeca Film Festival, which will then be followed by its...
Tags: Video, Comedy, TV, Movies, Drama, Lionsgate, Bali, Canada, TV News, Starz, Miami, Oakland, Hamilton, Calder, Miles, Stephen Amell

New and returning Starz subscribers can stream their first 3 months of service for only $5 a month

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. "The White Princess" is a historical drama starring Jodie Comer, and a Starz exclusive. Starz/Facebook New and returning Starz subscribers can get three months of service for just $5 a month. The on-demand streaming service typically costs $9 a month. New members can also get a free one-week trial, but only if they sign up at full price. Streaming Service (Three Month Plan) (small) Want to start watchi...
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Rosie O’Donnell Set to Guest Star in New Starz Comedy Run The World

(Photo Credit: Starz Entertainment, LLC) Starz announced today that Emmy Award-winner Rosie O’Donnell is set to appear in its upcoming comedy series Run the World. O’Donnell will play the therapist of the four best friends are all using. However, Dr. Nancy Josephson isn’t your typical well-mannered therapist and is described as a “brash, foul-mouthed therapist that challenges the women to take ownership of their actions and acquire new tools for problem-solving.” RELATED: Stephen Amell’s Starz ...
Tags: Japan, TV, Movies, World, Canada, TV News, Starz, Seattle, Harlem, Stephen Amell, Donnell, Rosie O Donnell, Europe Latin America, O'Donnell, New Starz, Yvette Lee Bowser

Rosie O’Donnell to Guest Star on ‘Run The World’ (TV News Roundup)

Starz announced that Rosie O’Donnell will guest star in the upcoming comedy “Run the World,” which premieres on May 16 at 8:30 p.m. O’Donnell is set to play Dr. Nancy Josephson, a “brash, foul-mouthed therapist” that all four best friends discover they are all seeing. She is “a tough loving counselor that challenges the women […]
Tags: News, Starz, Donnell, Rosie O' Donnell, Run The World, Nancy Josephson

‘Heels’ Trailer: Stephen Amell and Alexander Ludwig Are Rival Wrestling Brothers Chasing a Dream

Since GLOW is finished at Netflix, wrestling fans need a new show to latch onto that appeals to their body-slamming interests. Thankfully, Starz is entering the ring with Heels, a new series about two brothers (Stephen Amell of Arrow and Alexander Ludwig of The Hunger Games) who are wrestling rivals in a small-town Georgia ring and trying to make something out of themselves in the real world. Watch the Heels trailer below for a glimpse at the series. Heels Trailer Here’s the official syn...
Tags: Television, Movies, Drama, Sports, Georgia, Netflix, Starz, Jack, Heels, James Harrison, Stephen Amell, Staci, Ludwig, Mike O Malley, Alexander Ludwig, Mary McCormack

BritBox Unveils What’s Coming to the Streamer in May 2021

BritBox has unveiled its May streaming slate, including the long-awaited exclusive US Season 6 premiere of the series Line of Duty, starring Vicky McClure, Adrian Dunbar, and Martin Compston as anti-corruption inspectors. The new season is joined by Kelly Macdonald (The Victim, Boardwalk Empire) as the season-long guest star. The streamer is also debuting the world premiere of the latest installment of the BritBox Original thriller Grace: Looking Good Dead, based on the bestselling Roy Grace no...
Tags: UK, TV, London, Movies, Drama, US, Samsung, Action, TV News, Starz, BAFTA, Streaming, John, Richard, Sarah, Carol

New to Stream: Acorn TV’s May 2021 Lineup!

Acorn TV has announced its upcoming lineup for the month of May showcasing a slate of addictive new and returning series on AMC Networks’ streamer specializing in British and international television. This month’s premieres include the Acorn TV Original mystery drama Whitstable Pearl starring Kerry Godliman as a restaurant owner and private detective who investigates murders around her picturesque seaside town, as well as the suspense thriller The Drowning, Blinded — Those Who Kill, series 3 of...
Tags: UK, TV, Movies, Drama, Documentary, Toronto, Earth, Bbc, Action, Britain, Malaysia, New Zealand, TV News, Starz, Streaming, Mystery

Starz May 2021 Movie & TV Titles Arriving and Leaving

The full list of May 2021 movies and TV titles that will be available for streaming on the Starz App has been released (via Vital Thrills), which you can now view below, along with the titles that are set to leave from the streaming service this month. The includes the arrival of Steven Soderbergh’s Starz original series The Girlfriend Experience Season 3, as well as the series debut of Leigh Davenport’s new comedy series, Run the World. This month will also see the U.S. debut of Allan Cubitt’s...
Tags: Utah, Comedy, TV, Tibet, Movies, Drama, Horror, Fantasy, Sci-fi, America, Action, TV News, Starz, Streaming, Salem, Steven Soderbergh

Stephen Amell’s Starz Wrestling Drama Heels Gets Trailer & Premiere Date

Starz released the official Heels teaser trailer, which reveals when the show will premiere. Coming later this summer, the show will premiere on August 15, 2021. Starring Stephen Amell and Alexander Ludwig as two brothers involved in the independent wrestling world. Amell is no stranger to the world of professional wrestling as he competed in a WWE SummerSlam match and during the All In pay-per-view put on by Cody Rhodes and the Young Bucks. RELATED: Starz Developing The Case of Cyntoia Brown L...
Tags: TV, Alexander ludwig, Drama, Heels, Michael Waldron, Starz, Stephen Amell, TV News

CS Score Interviews Fargo Composer Jeff Russo

Welcome to a special edition of CS Score, soundtrack lovers! This week we’re jumping right to the chase to get to our amazing interviews with Jeff Russo, composer of hit shows such as Fargo, Star Trek: Picard, Lucifer, For All Mankind and Clarice, among many others. We also got a chance to speak with composer Osei Essed, who has worked on the documentaries Accept the Call, True Justice: Bryan Stevenson’s Fight for Equality and the recently release Amend: Fight for America. Let’s get to it! NEW...
Tags: TV, Movies, America, Apple TV, Star Trek, Noah, Netflix, Mark Wahlberg, TV News, Starz, BAFTA, Cbs, Mars, Will Smith, Pixar, Hulu

The White House Plumbers: Lena Headey Returns to HBO for Watergate Miniseries

Following the recent addition of Domhnall Gleeson as John Dean, Deadline brings word that Game of Thrones vet Lena Headey has signed on for a leading role in the upcoming limited series titled The White House Plumbers, which is centered around the Watergate scandal. This project will also reunite Headey with HBO, who is co-producing with wiip. Gleeson and Headey will be joining previously announced cast members Woody Harrelson (Zombieland: Double Tap) and Justin Theroux (Maniac), who both previ...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, White House, Justin Theroux, TV News, Starz, Woody Harrelson, Cia, Dorothy, Colin Firth, Nixon, Domhnall Gleeson, Golden Globe, Watergate, Gleeson

CM Punk Wants to Play Thrawn in Star Wars, Gives MCU Thoughts

Photo by Robin Marchant/Getty Images for Queensbury Pictures / Dark Sky Films Professional wrestling legend and actor CM Punk (Jakob’s Wife) did a question and answer session on his Twitter account today and revealed quite a few movie-related thoughts. RELATED: CS Interview: Bonnie Aarons on Latest Horror Role in Jakob’s Wife When asked what character he would like to play in a Star Wars film, Phil Brooks had an easy answer. “Thrawn,” answered the former World Wrestling Entertainment Champion...
Tags: Star Wars, Movies, Marvel, Disney, Punk, Starz, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Stephen Amell, Ricky, Jakob, Galactic Empire, Thrawn, ComingSoon, Movie News, Robin Marchant Getty, Cm Punk

Verizon is reportedly eyeing a media spin-off

Hi and welcome to Insider Advertising for April 29. I'm senior advertising reporter Lauren Johnson, and here's what's going on:Verizon reportedly wants to sell off media assets.Hewlett-Packard Enterprise in-houses its advertising.Lionsgate tried to buy Showtime.If this email was forwarded to you, sign up here for your daily insider's guide to advertising and media.Tips, comments, suggestions? Drop me a line at [email protected] or on Twitter at @LaurenJohnson. Verizon Medi...
Tags: Verizon, Facebook, Media, Yahoo, Lionsgate, Advertising, Newsletter, Trends, Digital Media, Aol, Showtime, Starz, Wall Street Journal, Publicis, Cnbc, Ad Tech

Starz Series ‘Little Birds’ To Premiere In June (TV News Roundup)

Starz announced that the new six-part limited series “Little Birds” will premiere on June 6. Starring Juno Temple, Yumna Marwan and Hugh Skinner, the series follows a New York heiress exploring the surprising and degenerate world of Tangier in 1955 after her husband does not receive her the way she expects. With provocative characters and […]
Tags: New York, News, Starz, Tangier, Hugh Skinner, Hit & Run, Yumna Marwan

Power Book III: Raising Kanan Teaser Sets July Premiere

Starz has released the first Power Book III: Raising Kanan teaser for their newest and third spinoff series to Courtney A. Kemp’s growing Power TV franchise. The video highlights the origins of Kanan Stark, who was previously portrayed by Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson in the original series, as he learns the ways of the streets from his Queenpin mother. The prequel is scheduled to debut on July 18. Check out the video in the player below! In addition, Grammy-nominated musician Redman has been tappe...
Tags: Video, TV, Movies, Drama, Power, TV News, Starz, Crime Drama, Thomas, Tony, Lionsgate Television, Tommy, Redman, Curtis 50 Cent Jackson, Raquel, Quincy Brown

50 Cent Reveals ‘Power Book III: Raising Kanan’ Trailer, Premiere Date

The show is set to debut on STARZ this summer.
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Starz Developing The Case of Cyntoia Brown Limited Series From 50 Cent

Starz is developing a new series from Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson titled The Case of Cyntoia Brown.   RELATED: STARZ Orders Courteney Cox-Led Horror Comedy Shining Vale to Series The limited drama series will be inspired by the real-life story of Cyntoia Brown-Long, who served 15 years of a life sentence for killing a man when she was 16-years-old. Jackson has been a long-time supporter of Brown-Long and will lean on Santa Sierra (known for their work on Power Book III: Raising Kanan, Vida and Na...
Tags: TV, Movies, Tennessee, TV News, Starz, Jackson, Santa, 50 Cent, Dan Stevens, Curtis, Jamie Long, La La Anthony, Brown Long, Christina Davis, Cyntoia, Cyntoia Brown Long

Questlove Debuts Documentary Summer of Soul Trailer at Oscars

During the 93rd Academy Awards, Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson introduced the first trailer to his acclaimed documentary, Summer of Soul (…Or, When The Revolution Could Not Be Televised). RELATED: Steven Spielberg’s West Side Story Trailer Shows the Sharks and Jets Directed by Thompson, the film chronicles the showcases filmed footage of the 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival, including never-before-seen concert performances by B.B. King, Nina Simone, Sly & the Family Stone, Gladys Knight & the Pips, St...
Tags: Movies, Documentary, Starz, Streaming, Hulu, Questlove, Steven Spielberg, Thompson, Gladys Knight, Ahmir Questlove Thompson, Movie News, Summer of Soul, Nina Simone Sly

Cyntoia Brown Scripted Series in Development at Starz, Curtis ’50 Cent’ Jackson and La La Anthony to Produce

A limited series inspired by the story of Cyntoia Brown Long is in development at Starz with Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson and La La Anthony onboard as executive producers. Based on Brown-Long’s book, “Free Cyntoia: My Search for Redemption in the American Prison System,” the series tells the story of Brown-Long, who was sex trafficked […]
Tags: News, Starz, Jackson, Curtis 50 Cent Jackson, La La Anthony, Brown Long, Cyntoia Brown Long

‘The Continental’ Plot Details: The ‘John Wick’ Prequel Show Will Focus on Young Winston

Ian McShane has said he will not be reprising his role as assassin hotel owner Winston in The Continental, the John Wick TV series that’s been in development for years at Lionsgate and Starz. But though McShane won’t be in it, his character definitely will be. Kevin Beggs, the chairman of Lionsgate TV, has revealed that The Continental is going to be a John Wick prequel that follows a younger version of Winston in the 1970s and explores “the origins of The Continental” hotel itself. And it soun...
Tags: Television, Movies, Lionsgate, Youtube, New York City, Sequels, Starz, Keanu Reeves, Continental, Ian Mcshane, Reeves, Wayne, Wick, WINSTON, John Wick, McShane

‘Romulus’ Season Two Confirmed, Set to Be Sky Italia’s Most Sustainable Production to Date – Global Bulletin

In today’s Global Bulletin, Sky announces its most sustainable Italian shoot yet for “Romulus” season two; “Death and Nightingales” heads to Starz in the U.S.; Beta Film appoints Sarp Kalfaoğlu in Istanbul; KwaZulu-Natal Film Commission plans its upcoming Film Makers Conference; Lineup Industries and NHK Enterprises strike deals in three territories on a pair of […]
Tags: News, Starz, Istanbul, Sky Italia, Romulus, Beta Film, NHK Enterprises, Lineup Industries, Global Bulletin, Sarp Kalfaoğlu, KwaZulu Natal Film Commission