Showrunners Daily

05 May 2016

What's Going On With Criminal Minds Season 12, According To The Showrunner
Cinema Blend - 05 May 2016 09:52
Criminal Minds closed out Season 11 last night with a big cliffhanger twist , as has become popular with television dramas of late. It was actually a bold choice for the CBS drama, as Criminal Minds...
 

Charles Murray Set As Showrunner On Lee Daniels’ Fox Series ‘Star’
DailyMe.Com - DEADLINE HOLLYWOOD - 05 May 2016 01:29
Sons of Anarchy alum Charles Murray[1] has signed an overall deal with 20th Century Fox TV[2], whose...

‘Sons of Anarchy’ spinoff: Kurt Sutter to explore biker subculture from Spanish POV; New showrunner to be introduced
International Business Times Australia - Ritwik Roy - 04 May 2016 23:05
Charlie Hunnam, the star of “Sons of Anarchy,” will be seen at the cast reunion, due to be held in Houston, Texas, at the Space City Comic Con between May 27 and 29. While “Sons of Anarchy” fans are eagerly awaiting news on Hunnam’s re-appearance in the...

‘Empire’: Lucious’ Mother Is Unleashed, Showrunner Warns ‘This Woman Is Danger’ (SPOILERS)
Variety - Elizabeth WagmeisterTV Reporter @EWagmeister - 04 May 2016 22:08
SPOILER ALERT:  Do not read ahead if you have not watched “ Empire ” season two, episode 16, titled “The Lyon Who Cried Wolf,” which aired on May 4. Leah Walker has been unleashed. Lucious’...

Lee Daniels’ Fox Series ‘Star’ Sets Charles Murray as Showrunner
The Wrap - Linda Ge - 04 May 2016 20:55
Writer-producer Murray signs two-year deal with 20th Century TV Charles Murray has been set as executive producer and showrunner of Lee Daniels ‘ Fox show “Star,” TheWrap has learned. The show was recently picked up to series for the 2016-17 season....

Charles Murray Set As Showrunner On Lee Daniels’ Fox Series ‘Star’ As Part Of Overall Deal With 20th Century Fox TV
Yahoo! Singapore - Nellie AndreevaDeadline - 04 May 2016 19:39
Sons of Anarchy alum  Charles Murray has signed an overall...

El Chapo Series Coming to TV With the Help of 'Narcos' Showrunner
Complex - Debbie Encalada - 03 May 2016 21:38
After having the distinct honor of being the star of a Mob Museum exhibit , Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is set to further permeate pop culture with a TV series about his life in...

'Penny Dreadful' Season 3 News, Spoilers: Josh Hartnett Talks Onscreen Chemistry With Eva Green; Showrunner Teases Upcoming Love Triangle
Christian Post - Jackie Villegas - 02 May 2016 21:25
|9:18 pm FACEBOOK/Penny Dreadful Promo image “Penny Dreadful” Season 3 Showtime's British-American horror drama "Penny Dreadful" debuted its third season on Sunday, May 1, with the episode "The Day...

TV 'Quantico': Showrunner says 'you'll know everything' after finale
Entertainment Weekly Online - Shirley Li - 02 May 2016 11:21
WARNING: The following contains spoilers from season 1 of Quantico. Read at your own risk! After a season on the run and in the dark, FBI agent Alex Parrish (Priyanka Chopra) will finally get...

12 Monkeys Showrunner Terry Matalas on What the Future Holds for the Time Travel Series
Paste Magazine - 02 May 2016 11:08
12 Monkeys co-creators Terry Matalas and Travis Fickett set themselves up with a pretty difficult task for their show’s first season. Not only did they have to juggle time travel paradoxes, the...

'Legends Of Tomorrow' Spoilers: Showrunner Says Season 1 Is A 'Wrecking Ball,' Teases Season 2
Design & Trend - 02 May 2016 10:13
(Photo : /Jamie McCarthy) "Legends of Tomorrow" showrunner Phil Klemmer talked about the upcoming season 1 finale and what fans can expect from the show's sophomore run. "DC's Legends of...

Fear the Walking Dead showrunner takes us inside those Strand flashbacks
US.NewsHub.org - 01 May 2016 22:41
[SPOILER ALERT: Read on only if you’ve already watched Sunday’s Fear the...

TV 'Fear the Walking Dead' showrunner takes us inside those Strand flashbacks
Entertainment Weekly Online - Dalton Ross - 01 May 2016 22:03
[SPOILER ALERT: Read on only if you’ve already watched Sunday’s Fear the Walking Dead episode, “Blood in the Streets.”] We finally got a heaping helping of info about Strand’s past on Sunday’s Fear...

‘Fear The Walking Dead’ Showrunner David Erickson Promises ‘Tragic’ And ‘Horrible’ Events Are Still Ahead
Inquisitr - Perry Carpenter - 01 May 2016 09:10
The second season of Fear the Walking Dead is about to take a tragic turn. While fans were surprised when Victor Strand cut off Alex and Jake’s lifeboat, showrunner David Erickson recently promised...

NCIS season 13 finale: Will Tony DiNozzo die? Showrunner teases 'heart-wrenching moments'
International Business Times UK - Ruchinka Upadhyaya - 30 Apr 2016 07:22
teases an emotional storyline for Michael Weatherly's exit. Tony DiNozzo's send-off episode titled, Family First will be an "emotional roller coaster" with a lot of "heart-wrenching moments."...

The Flash season 2 finale: Showrunner teases 'epic showdown'; what to expect in upcoming episodes
International Business Times UK - Ruchinka Upadhyaya - 30 Apr 2016 05:33
The Flash season 2 is just weeks away from its epic finale. The final episode of The CW show will air on 24 May and will feature major revelations, teamed with many emotional moments. Warning:...

‘Fargo’ season 3 scoop: Showrunner Noah Hawley reveals it will ‘connect’ to previous years
Gold Derby - Marcus James Dixon - 29 Apr 2016 19:56
MediaPunch/REX/Shutterstock Last night at FX’s Emmy campaign event for “ Fargo ” held on the Paramount lot, showrunner Noah Hawley teased that the highly anticipated third season, due out in...

John Krasinski To Star As Jack Ryan In Amazon Series From ‘Lost’ Showrunner
Indiewire - Liz Calvario - 29 Apr 2016 19:23
The Tom Clancy CIA hero is coming back to the screen. John Krasinski has been cast to be the next Jack Ryan in the upcoming Amazon TV series based on the Tom Clancy CIA hero, reports Deadline. "Lost" showrunner Carlton Cuse and writer Graham...

'Son of Zorn' Showrunner Eli Jorne Exits Fox Comedy
Hollywood Reporter - Lesley Goldberg - 29 Apr 2016 18:33
The live-action/animated hybrid series was developed off-cycle. April 29, 2016 There's a change at the top of Fox's upcoming comedy Son of Zorn. Co-showrunner Eli Jorne has exited the live...

'Arrow' Season 4 News, Spoilers: Paul Blackthorne On Laurel's Death; Showrunner Teases 'Grim' Finale
Christian Post - 29 Apr 2016 14:30

Netflix Confirms “Punisher” Spin-Off: “Hannibal” Alum Serving as Showrunner
App.ViralNewsChart.com - 29 Apr 2016 13:13
In what is blindingly obvious yet still incredibly exciting news, Netflix has...

'Girl Meets World' season 3 spoilers: Showrunner reveals no love triangle is happening; how Farkle figures into the story
International Business Times Australia - Vanessa Doctor - 29 Apr 2016 12:37
“Girl Meets World” Season 3 is currently in production and fans are already excited to know about the discoveries and adventures that Riley (Rowan Blanchard) and her friends will go through as they step into the new world of high school. However,...

'Legends of Tomorrow' Season 1 Spoilers: Rip and Team Goes to London in Episode 13; Showrunner Discusses Season 2
Christian Post - Arvin Donguines - 28 Apr 2016 17:55
|5:46 pm The CW (via Facebook/CWLegendsofTomorrow) A promotional image of The CW’s “Legends of Tomorrow” The CW's hit superhero drama TV series "DC's Legends of Tomorrow" is now drawing near...

Legends of Tomorrow Showrunner Discusses Season 2 Plans
95.5 KLOS.com - 28 Apr 2016 05:14
When DC’s Legends of Tomorrow premiered, starring characters from The CW’s successful DC shows Arrow and The Flash, it seemed designed as a one-season experiment. The big cast and even bigger budget...

‘Empire’ Showrunner Says New CEO Surprise Is ‘Not Smooth Sailing’ (SPOILERS)
Variety - Elizabeth WagmeisterTV Reporter @EWagmeister - 27 Apr 2016 22:05
SPOILER ALERT:  Do not read ahead, if you have not watched “ Empire ” Season 12, Episode 15, titled, “More Than Kin.” After a season-long fight for the throne of Empire, the new CEO has been chosen...

 

 

 

 

What's Going On With Criminal Minds Season 12, According To The Showrunner
Cinema Blend - 05 May 2016 09:52
Criminal Minds has not been renewed for a 12th season, yet. However, showrunner Erica Messer has a lot of positivity related to a potential Season 12, making that cliffhanger ending less of a...

'It's 2016': Russell T Davies adds lesbian kiss to A Midsummer Night's Dream
Guardian.co.uk - 05 May 2016 09:46
Former Doctor Who showrunner defends his reimagining of Shakespeare comedy that will be screened on BBC1 Russell T Davies has defended his decision to add a lesbian kiss to A Midsummer Night’s Dream...

Screenwriter adds lesbian kiss to A Midsummer Night's Dream 'because it's 2016'
Lancashire Evening Post - 05 May 2016 08:56
Midsummer Night's Dream because "it's 2016". The former Doctor Who showrunner has adapted Shakespeare's comedy into a BBC TV movie - but diverging from the original, Titania and Hippolyta share a kiss at the end. Davies said: " My feeling...

TV series Jekyll is to be made into a movie
Toggle - 05 May 2016 08:26
according to film news site The Tracking Board. 'Sherlock' and 'Doctor Who' showrunner Steven Moffat helmed the one-off series that ran for six episodes in 2007 and was widely praised for...

'The Walking Dead' Creator Says Sorry For The Infuriating Season 6 Finale, Teases Season 7
Design & Trend - 05 May 2016 07:00
excited!" In a conference call soon after the airing of the finale, showrunner Scott M. Gimple explained why they decided to end season 6 with the cliffhanger. "The reasoning behind this...

Jessica Jones season 2 begins production in 2017
Flickering Myth - James Garcia - 05 May 2016 06:33
cameras begin to roll (and, therefore, a possible return date). According to showrunner and creator Melissa Rosenberg, the magic number is 2017. Rosenberg told the news to Bloomberg , and...

Upsides and downsides to fall TV pilots
NewsOK.com - 05 May 2016 06:32
does not). Upside: Roger Kumble — who directed original — returns as showrunner, and he should know what originally made the movie a cult fave. Downside: Same leering, perverse tone absent...

Everything you need to know ahead of Peaky Blinders Season 3
TVGuide.co.uk - Ally Russell - 05 May 2016 06:14
this season. 8. The series is unlikely to end after this season. Showrunner Steven Knight has spoken out about his long term plans for the show, saying: “I’ve got an ending where [Murphy’s...

'Criminal Minds' Season 12 release date and spoilers: Producer teases storyline, characters for new episodes
International Business Times India - Arjun Varma - 05 May 2016 05:01
will make the next season "really fun and different," according to showrunner and executive producer Erica Messer, who co-wrote the finale episode with Breen Frazier. "It's funny — Breen and I were just working on it yesterday," Messer told TV...

No happy endings: lesbian and bisexual characters on TV
Den of Geek - 05 May 2016 03:59
variety of ways – some with angry blog posts, thousands by unfollowing showrunner Jason Rothenberg on Twitter, and many by discussing their feelings on Tumblr and other venues. Some fans tried to turn a negative into a positive, using their furious...

Charles Murray Set As Showrunner On Lee Daniels’ Fox Series ‘Star’
DailyMe.Com - DEADLINE HOLLYWOOD - 05 May 2016 01:29
he will serve as executive producer and showrunner on Star[3], 20th TV’s upcoming drama created by Lee Daniels[4]...

'Legends Of Tomorrow' Is Adding Two New Characters For Season 2 [SPOILERS]
Design & Trend - 04 May 2016 23:59
death of a team member for whom she had repressed feelings. Although showrunner Phil Klemmer previously revealed that the cast lineup for the show's sophomore run will be mostly the same...

11 TV Shows That Were Canceled Just When They Were Finally Getting Interesting
Gizmodo Australia - Gordon Jackson - 04 May 2016 22:05
Continuum meets The 100 meets Swiss Family Robinson — with dinosaurs. But showrunner Brannon Braga had a tough time finding a focus for all the drama and mixed stand-alone family episodes with...

Lee Daniels’ Fox Series ‘Star’ Sets Charles Murray as Showrunner
The Wrap - Linda Ge - 04 May 2016 20:55
20th Century TV Charles Murray has been set as executive producer and showrunner of Lee Daniels ‘ Fox show “Star,” TheWrap has learned. The show was recently picked up to series for the 2016-17 season. The gig for Murray comes as part of a...

Charles Murray Set As Showrunner On Lee Daniels’ Fox Series ‘Star’ As Part Of Overall Deal With 20th Century Fox TV
Yahoo! Singapore - Nellie AndreevaDeadline - 04 May 2016 19:39
as executive producer and showrunner on Star , 20th TV’s upcoming

Black Widow The Movie: Everyone Wants It, So Why Don’t Marvel Make It?
Flickering Myth - Tony Black - 04 May 2016 14:06
a Black Widow series. You could attach a strong, edgy, possibly female showrunner like Melissa Rosenberg with Jessica Jones , to really craft out a powerful arc for Natasha and dig much deeper...

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