Toni Trucks Joins ‘Franklin & Bash’; Jocko Sims Upped To Regular On ‘The Last Ship’

By | Thursday January 30, 2014 @ 1:30pm PST

tonitrucks1Toni Trucks (The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2) has been tapped for a regular role on TNT’s legal dramedy Franklin & Bash. Trucks will play Anita Herrera, the new recruit Attorney for the Franklin & Bash offices, a tough, smart and attractive Georgetown lawyer with a great sense of humor who can hold her own with the big boys. Trucks appeared as a recurring on CBS’ Hostages and next will be seen in Disney’s Alexander And The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day. She is repped by Greene & Associates and Rugolo Entertainment. Read More »

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TNT’s ‘Franklin & Bash’ Renewed For Fourth Season

By | Thursday October 17, 2013 @ 6:30pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

TNT‘s Franklin & Bash has snagged another late renewal. The legal dramedy has become the last of the cable network’s summer scripted series to learn its fate, scoring a 10-episode fourth-season pickup. In Season … Read More »

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TNT Shifts Four Summer Series Premieres

By | Wednesday April 10, 2013 @ 10:49am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

TNT has tweaked the premiere dates for four of the nine original series (scripted and unscripted) it is running this summer. The change is biggest for Franklin & Bash, whose third season will launch June 19 … Read More »

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Heather Locklear To Co-Star On Season 3 Of TNT’s ‘Franklin & Bash’

By | Thursday January 17, 2013 @ 3:30pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

Heather LocklearFranklin and Bash are getting a new boss. Heather Locklear has joined the cast of TNT’s legal dramedy Franklin & Bash for the upcoming third season as a new series regular. She will play Rachel King, … Read More »

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Garcelle Beauvais Exits ‘Franklin & Bash’

By | Wednesday October 24, 2012 @ 4:12pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Garcelle Beauvais Franklin & Bash ExitsStanton Infeld (Malcolm McDowell), the managing partner of law firm Infeld-Daniels that is at the center of TNT‘s legal dramedy Franklin & Bash, once stated that he sees Hanna Linden (Garcelle Beauvais) … Read More »

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‘Franklin & Bash’ Renewed For 3rd Season

By | Friday September 28, 2012 @ 12:35pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

TNT continues with its pickups of summer series. The network has renewed legal dramedy Franklin & Bash for a third season. Starring Breckin Meyer and Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Franklin & Bash averaged 4.3 million viewers in its new Tuesday … Read More »

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Frank Darabont’s ‘LA Noir’ Nears Series Order At TNT

By | Thursday June 28, 2012 @ 12:28pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Frank Darabont’s LA Noir continues to gain momentum at TNT. I hear the project, Darabont’s followup to The Walking Dead, is expected to land a series order after TNT brass officially screen it early next month. LA NoirRead More »

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TNT’s ‘Rizzoli & Isles’ Slightly Down, ‘Franklin & Bash’ Slightly Up In Return

By | Wednesday June 6, 2012 @ 1:00pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

After airing behind TNT’s flagship drama The Closer for its first two seasons, Rizzoli & Isles did well in its first outing in the anchor 9 PM position. The third-season premiere of the female procedural drew 5.62 … Read More »

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Kevin Falls Re-Ups With Sony Pictures TV

By | Tuesday May 22, 2012 @ 1:55pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Kevin Falls Franklin & BashEXCLUSIVE: Franklin & Bash co-creator Kevin Falls has closed a two-year overall deal with Sony Pictures TV, where he has been based for the past four years. Under the deal, he will continue as executive … Read More »

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TNT’s ‘Franklin & Bash’ Off To Soft Ratings Start And Other TV News

Nellie Andreeva

TNT’s new legal dramedy Franklin & Bash premiered with 2.7 million viewers last night, 1.1 million of them in the 18-49 demographic. That is a tad higher than the premiere of Season 2 (and first on TNT) of critical darling … Read More »

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TNT Announces Summer Schedule

Nellie Andreeva

TNT just unveiled its summer schedule, setting premiere dates and time slots for new series Franklin & Bash and Falling Skies and returning shows The Closer, Rizzoli & Isles, Hawthorne, Men of a Certain Age, Memphis Beat and Leverage. Meanwhile, OWN announced its new unscripted series Kidnapped by the Kids, … Read More »

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Joe And Anthony Russo Among Latest Pilot Director Hires

Nellie Andreeva

The Emmy-winning team of Anthony and Joe Russo have come on board to direct Fox’s comedy pilot The Council of Dads, from writer-executive producer Peter Tolan and Sony Pictures TV. Last year, the Sony TV-based directors who won an Emmy … Read More »

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