Enrique Murciano & Katie Finneran Join Netflix Series From ‘Damages’ Creators

By | Thursday April 3, 2014 @ 1:07pm PDT
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finneranmarcianoWithout A Trace alum Enrique Murciano and Katie Finneran (The Michael J. Fox Show) have been cast in recurring roles on Netflix‘s untitled psychological thriller drama from Sony Pictures … Read More »

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Final ‘Damages’ Season Bows July 11

By | Wednesday April 18, 2012 @ 12:02pm PDT

The fifth and final season of Damages will premiere at 9 PM July 11 on DirecTV’s Audience Network. The series, which has amassed 19 Emmy nominations including a two Best Actress Drama wins for star Glenn Close, aired on FX … Read More »

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Jenna Elfman Joins DirecTV’s ‘Damages’

By | Monday October 24, 2011 @ 11:45am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Comedy actress Jenna Elfman is taking a dramatic turn with a major recurring role on the upcoming fifth and final season of DirecTV’s Damages, starring Glenn Close and Rose Byrne. The former Dharma & Greg star is joining another major … Read More »

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Ryan Phillippe Retained For ‘Damages’

By | Friday October 14, 2011 @ 2:25pm PDT

Ryan Phillippe has landed a regular role in the upcoming season of the Glenn Close courtroom drama Damages, reports our TVLine colleague Michael Ausiello. Phillippe will play a “Julian Assange-type character who turns to Ellen (Rose Byrne) … Read More »

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CABLE CASTINGS: Loretta Devine Joins ‘Great State Of Georgia’, Bailey Chase To Recur On ‘Damages’, Two Pilots Add Cast

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EXCLUSIVE: ABC Family’s newly picked up comedy series The Great State of Georgia is recasting one of the leads. Veteran Loretta Devine is joining the cast of the sitcom, which centers on Georgia (Raven Symone), an exuberant curvy performer from … Read More »

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EMMYS: Q&A With Supporting Drama Actor Nominee Martin Short

By | Saturday August 14, 2010 @ 5:08pm PDT

Martin Short, age 60, is best known for his comedy work on SCTV and SNL and as Ed Grimley or Jiminy Glick. But his serious turn as attorney Leonard Winstone on the FX legal thriller Damages earned Short a drama supporting actor Emmy nomination, … Read More »

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FX ‘Damages’ Saved By New DirecTV Deal

Nellie Andreeva

damages_DirecTV has become the patron saint of lost TV causes, saving yet another high-quality series from untimely death. Following its deal with NBC Universal for Friday Night Lights, DirecTV has inked a pact with Sony Pictures TV for the Emmy nominated Damages taking over the ratings-challenged legal drama with an order for 20 new episodes to run over two consecutive seasons, the show’s fourth and fifth, in 2011 and 2012. But unlike the deal for FNL, in which the original network, NBC, got a second window on the series, Damages‘ new episodes will only air on DirecTV. DirecTV has also acquired the rights to Damages‘ first 3 seasons, which ran on FX. Here is the official release on the deal, which had been in the works for the past several months with Sony as the driving force: Read More »

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