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    Laurence Fishburne Will Play Tough Cop Born To Hunt Serial Killers In NBC's 'Hannibal'

    Laurence Fishburne is no longer "circling," and is now confirmed to play the pivotal role of Jack Crawford, the agent-in-charge at the Behavioral Science Unit of the FBI, who is tasked with tracking down a certain flesh-eating serial killer - a role played by Dennis Farina&n...

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    Larry David's Greg Mottola-Helmed Improv Comedy With Jon Hamm & Michael Keaton Heads To HBO

    While early word said the upcoming Greg Mottola-helmed Larry David-starring improv comedy was set up over at Fox Searchlight, it looks like the project may be headed to another, more familiar home for David and Mottola: cable channel HBO.

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    Chris Rock, Deshawn Raw Sketch Comedy Pilot Greenlit By Comedy Central

    Glad to see Chris Rock putting on his producer hat and putting his industry clout to good use.

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    Post-Katrina Doc 'I'm Carolyn Parker...' To Be Broadcast On PBS In Sept

    Film director Jonathan Demme's five-years-in-the-making documentary I'm Carolyn Parker: The Good, The Mad and the Beautiful, will make its PBS premiere on Thursday Sept. 20, as part of the network's long-running POV documentary series.

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    'Mad Men' Creator Matthew Weiner Says Peggy Olson Will Be Back For Season 6

    Of the handful of enduring questions remaining from the end of the excellent fifth season of "Mad Men," perhaps the biggest surrounded the fate of Peggy Olson, played by Elisabeth Moss. Having had enough of being overlooked and ill-treated at Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce (RIP), she jumped ...

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    'Battle Royale' Might Get Turned Into A TV Show For CW

    Last fall, it was with a small amount of irony that producer Roy Lee revealed that the long-gestating Hollywood remake of the Japanese cult hit "Battle Royale" was essentially put on the back burner due to a similar film that has since become a massive hit. "'Hunger Games' definitely took a lot of w...

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    Watch: PBS Auto-Tunes 'The Joy of Painting' Host Bob Ross

    Having auto-tuned and remixed Mister Rogers to great viral success, PBS's web originals branch PBS Digital Studios has given the same treatment to the perennially zen late host of the "The Joy of Painting," Bob Ross.

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    'Tiny Apartment' May Expand From Web Series to Comedy Central

    "Tiny Apartment" may be expanding from a web series to a television one. Deadline reports that the online comedy -- created, written and produced by Mike O'Gorman, Jessie Cantrell and Pat Driscoll-- has gotten a pilot order at Comedy Central.

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    'Community' Creator Dan Harmon May Soon Have a Show on Fox

    "Community" will be back on air on NBC this fall without the active participation of creator and former showrunner Dan Harmon, who was parted from the show in May to much internet outcry from fans after reports of his being difficult to work with, of disagreements with the network and an u...

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    Watch: First Footage From 'Parade's End' With Benedict Cumberbatch; 'The Girl' With Sienna Miller & Jane Campion's 'Top Of The Lake'

    It's easy to get lost in the bombast of the blockbuster season and the allure of festivals just around the corner. But BBC2 is here to remind you they've got some tremendously promising, high calibre wares coming to a small screen near you, that might be enticing enough to skip heading ...

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