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    Review: 'Tyrant' Channels 'The Godfather' & 'Homeland' Without Ascending to Their Thrones

    Gideon Raff's follow-up to "Homeland" is less addictive than his twisty Showtime who-dun-it, but it may prove a more worthwhile long-term investment.

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    Watch: FX Releases First Footage of Middle East Thriller 'Tyrant'

    Since screening footage exclusively for critics at last year's TCA winter press tour, "Tyrant" has gone quiet -- until now.

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    Jason Isaacs Will Star in 'Dig,' a USA Network Action Series From the Creators of 'Heroes' and 'Homeland'

    A few long-running USA Network shows are about to or have recently ended, including "Burn Notice" and "Psych," and for its next trick the cable channel is looking to shake things up and try things other than the standard hourlong light comedic drama.

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    Why FX's Middle Eastern Drama 'Tyrant' Promises to Be One of the Year's Most Hot-Button Series

    "Tyrant," a new FX drama from the creator of "Homeland," is set in a fictional Middle Eastern country rules by a dictatorship.

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    FX Orders 'Tyrant,' a New Drama From 'Homeland' Creator Gideon Raff, to Series

    "Tyrant," a new drama from "Homeland" producers Howard Gordon and Gideon Raff (who created "Prisoners of War," the Israeli series on which the Showtime drama is based), has been greenlit to series by FX.

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    What Does Israel Think of 'Homeland'? 'Prisoners of War' Creator Gideon Raff Explains

    The second season of "Homeland" came to a literally explosive end on Showtime in December, but the second season of "Prisoners of War," the Israel drama on which it's based, has just begun here in the U.S., with Hulu rolling out new episodes every Tuesday.

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    Ang Lee Will Direct the Pilot for FX’s New Drama 'Tyrant,' From the Creators of 'Homeland'

    Less than a month ago Ang Lee won the Oscar for Best Director. So, naturally, along comes the news that for his next trick, he's headed for the small screen.

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    'Homeland' Creator Gideon Raff Lands New Project 'Tyrant' at FX

    Gideon Raff, creator of "Homeland" and the Israeli drama that inspired it, "Prisoners of War," has landed a pilot for a new project called "Tyrant" at FX. According to Variety, FX snagged the project away from fellow bidders HBO and Showtime (the network on which "...

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    Hulu Premieres 'Prisoners of War,' The Israeli Series on Which 'Homeland' is Based

    This weekend, Hulu premiered episode one of "Prisoners of War" (in Hebrew, "Hatufim"), an Israeli series about two soldiers returned home after being held captive in Lebanon for 17 years.

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    Gideon Raff on How the 'Open Wound' of Israeli POWs Led to 'Homeland'

    Gideon Raff grew up in Israel but studied film in Los Angeles, a stay that was intended to be for two years but turned into nine after he got a job as Doug Liman’s assistant on "Mr. & Mrs. Smith." He made two features in the US -- 2007's "The Killing Floor" and the ...

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