Paul Wesley, Emmy Rossum, Ron Perlman Set For Feature Adaptation Of Oscar-Winning Short ‘Curfew’

By | Monday July 15, 2013 @ 9:59am PDT

EXCLUSIVE: Shawn Christensen won the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short for Curfew, which he wrote, directed, and starred in. Now the musician-turned-filmmaker, who also fronts the NY indie band stellastarr*, has cast Paul Wesley (The Vampire Diaries), Emmy Rossum, and Ron Perlman in the untitled feature film based loosely on his Oscar short. Pic follows Richie (Christensen), who at the lowest point of his life gets a call from his estranged sister asking him to look after his 11-year-old niece Sophia for the night. Fatima Ptacek played the niece role in the original Curfew and will reprise the role again in what will mark Christensen’s feature directing debut. Read More »

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‘Shameless’ Star Emmy Rossum And Justin Long Lead ‘Comet’ Cast

By | Wednesday June 5, 2013 @ 5:56pm PDT
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EXCLUSIVE: Milestone Media is just getting underway with Comet, a quirky indie romantic comedy that stars Emmy Rossum (Shameless) and Justin Long. Sam Esmail is directing his screenplay, and Scott Stone and Farnaz Fahid are producing … Read More »

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Emmy Rossum To Board ‘Beautiful Creatures’ Cast

By | Friday March 2, 2012 @ 3:37pm PST

Emmy Rossum (Shameless) is in final talks to star opposite Viola Davis and Emma Thompson in Beautiful Creatures. Richard LGravenese (P.S. I Love You) will direct the supernatural love story from his adaptation. Rossum’s credits include credits include … Read More »

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‘Shameless’ Cast’s R-Rated Christmas Carol

By | Saturday December 17, 2011 @ 4:19pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

The cast of Showtime’s drama series Shameless is getting into the holiday spirit while staying true to the irreverent spirit of the show. The actors have recorded a non-PC Christmas carol, with music and lyrics by star William H. Macy, who also plays the ukulele. The song showcases the music … Read More »

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Showtime Gives Second-Season Pickups To Drama ‘Shameless’ & Comedy ‘Episodes’

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Showtime To Preview New Drama ‘Shameless’ After ‘Dexter’ Finale

Nellie Andreeva

Showtime will use the Dexter finale to get big sampling for new drama Shameless, which is slated to premiere January 9. The pay cable network will preview the first 20 minutes of Shameless following the Dexter season finale this Sunday. Based on the UK series, Shameless, from John Wells and … Read More »

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January Premiere Dates For Showtime’s ‘Shameless’, ‘Episodes’ & ‘Californication’

Nellie Andreeva

showtime_logoShowtime has announced January premiere dates for new drama series Shameless, new comedy series Episodes and the fourth season of Californication. Shameless, John Wells and Paul Abbott’s adaptation of Abbott’s British series, will debut on Sunday, Jan. 9 at 10 PM. It … Read More »

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