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    Dakota Fanning Goes Punk Again In 'Miss Bala' Director Gerardo Naranjo's English Language Feature Debut

    After breaking through internationally with 2011's "Miss Bala," Mexican filmmaker Gerardo Naranjo hasn't been in a big hurry to break into Hollywood. While earlier this year he replaced Joe Carnahan on the brewing "Death Wish" remake, his most recent work has been on the FX series "The Bridge," wher...

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    FX's New Drama 'The Bridge' Sets a Typical Serial Killer Story Against a Terrific Border Town Backdrop

    TV has its true procedurals, its "Law & Order" and "CSI" variants, but for many other series crime-solving is just a kind of narrative scaffolding, there to support what's fundamentally a drama about interesting characters or communities. The long and short cases in "Justified" can be involving, but...

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    Watch: Trailer For Gerardo Naranjo-Directed FX Series 'The Bridge' With Demian Bichir & Diane Kruger

    Trailers for the networks' fall shows are upon us (more on that later today), and here's a daring direction for a new show: a remake of a Scandinavian crime drama! No but really, FX's “The Bridge,” a trailer for which just arrived on Indiewire, looks interesting: a police procedural featuring the po...

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    Trailer: FX's New Drama 'The Bridge' Explores a Killer Working at the El Paso-Juarez Border

    FX may have the best overall average of any network with new dramas of late, coming off of a terrific first year of "The Americans" and with "American Horror Story," "Justified" and "Sons of Anarchy" all going strong in subsequent seasons.

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    'Miss Bala' Director Gerardo Naranjo Replaces Joe Carnahan on 'Death Wish' Remake

    For a few weeks now, the remake of "Death Wish" has been without a director. "The Grey"'s Joe Carnahan had been developing the remake of the 1974 revenge thriller (which starred Charles Bronson, and was directed by the later Michael Winner) for some time, but couldn't come to an agreement with MGM a...

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    FX Orders Demian Bichir/Diane Kruger Border Drama 'The Bridge' to Series

    FX, who's had a very solid run on both the comedy and drama fronts lately, officially has a new original series. Today, the network announced a 13-episode season order to "The Bridge," an adaptation of the Scandinavian series "Bron" in which the action is moved from...

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    Diane Kruger To Star In FX pilot 'The Bridge,' 'Miss Bala' Helmer Gerardo Naranjo To Direct; Plus Trailer For 'Special Forces'

    Certainly, Hollywood sat up and took notice of Gerardo Naranjo when he dropped into Cannes in 2011 with the gritty thriller "Miss Bala," and promptly blew some minds. Since then, he's lined up a number of projects, including the romantic drama "The Mountain Between Us" with M...

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    'Miss Bala' Filmmaker Gerardo Naranjo Will Direct the Pilot for FX's 'The Bridge,' Diane Kruger to Star

    Gerardo Naranjo, the filmmaker behind "Miss Bala" and "I'm Going to Explode," will direct the pilot for FX's drama project "The Bridge." The prospective series, which was announced by the network in July, is a US adaptation of the 2011 Danish/Swedish series &quo...

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    'Miss Bala' Director Gerardo Naranjo Lines Up Political Thriller 'A Man Must Die'

    While Gerardo Naranjo was known on the arthouse scene mostly for his 2008 effort "Voy a explotar," it was last year's "Miss Bala" that brought him to worldwide attention. His breathless thriller, set among the drug war in Mexico, showed a director with a kinetic flair for act...

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    'Miss Bala' Director Gerardo Naranjo In Talks For Fox Romantic Drama 'The Mountain Between Us'

    According to Deadline, Gerardo Naranjo, who recently directed the outrageously tense drug world thriller "Miss Bala" (Mexico's Best Foreign Language Film entry), is being tapped for a big Fox romantic drama "The Mountain Between Us," making it his studio (and English lan...

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