UPDATE: Adewale Akinnuoye Agbaje Joins ‘Annie’; Agnes Bruckner Stars In ‘There Is A World Somewhere’; Derek Cianfrance To Helm ESPN Film

By | Tuesday September 24, 2013 @ 3:02pm PDT

AnnieAdewale Akinnuoye Agbaje has joined the cast of Annie, a reimagining of the Broadway musical. He will play Nash, the tough but lovable bodyguard and driver for Stacks (Jamie Foxx) and a good friend … Read More »

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Lifetime’s ‘Anna Nicole’ Draws 3.3M Viewers

By | Monday July 1, 2013 @ 12:11pm PDT

The Saturday night premiere of the Lifetime original movie on the life of former Playmate Anna Nicole Smith pulled in 3.3 million viewers. Anna Nicole was even with the 3.3 million viewers the Rob Lowe-starring Prosecuting Casey Anthony drew on January 19. It was down from the 3.5 million that heavily hyped Liz & Dick with Lindsay Lohan garnered on November 25, 2012. Saturday’s movie drew a 2.6 household rating. Anna Nicole was the top original cable movie premiere of the year so far among adults 25-54 (1.6 million) and adults 18-49 (1.4 million). That’s best for Lifetime in the key demos as well as among women 25-54 and women 18-49 since last fall’s Steel Magnolias. Read More »

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Agnes Bruckner To Co-Star In A&E Pilot ‘Occult’

By | Friday May 31, 2013 @ 3:44pm PDT
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EXCLUSIVE: Agnes Bruckner, who plays Anna Nicole Smith in Lifetime’s upcoming biopic of the former Playboy model, has been cast in another A+E Networks project. Bruckner is set to co-star opposite Josh Lucas and Lynn Collins in A&E‘s drama pilot Occult, produced by Transformers helmer Michael Bay and written by veteran genre writer and The X-Files alum James Wong. Occult, which draws parallels to X-Files and Fringe, centers on Dolan (Lucas), an FBI agent who returns from administrative leave after going off the deep end while investigating his wife’s disappearance.

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Lifetime’s Anna Nicole Smith Biopic To Debut June 29

By | Wednesday May 22, 2013 @ 12:15pm PDT

Anna Nicole, which tells the rags to riches story of late Playboy model Anna Nicole Smith, will premiere on Saturday, June 29, at 8 PM, Lifetime announced today. Agnes Bruckner stars as Anna Nicole, alongside … Read More »

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Agnes Bruckner To Play Anna Nicole Smith In Lifetime Biopic Of Late Playboy Model

By | Wednesday October 3, 2012 @ 7:23pm PDT
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After a lengthy search, Agnes Bruckner (Private Practice) has been cast to play Anna Nicole Smith in Lifetime’s original movie The Anna Nicole Story, executive produced by Craig Zadan, Neil … Read More »

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Teri Polo, Cary Elwes & Agnes Bruckner Get ‘A Bit Of Bad Luck’

By | Thursday September 20, 2012 @ 2:41pm PDT

The actors are set to play the trio in a tale of betrayal and revenge in the indie film A Bit Of Bad Luck, which … Read More »

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