Universal-Based Syfy Films Goes ‘Lights Out’

By | Wednesday August 22, 2012 @ 11:47am PDT
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Universal Pictures has acquired for Syfy Films Lights Out, a Jay Frasco screenplay and the rights to the manuscript of his unpublished sci-fi thriller novel. While waiting to hear from publishers, Frasco adapted his manuscript into the screenplay and … Read More »

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FX Cancels ‘Lights Out’ After One Season

By | Thursday March 24, 2011 @ 12:49pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

UPDATED: FX has decided not to renew freshman boxing drama Lights Out for a second season. Lights Out was one of the most critically praised new series this season, punctuated by a breakout performance by Holt McCallany as the title … Read More »

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TCA: FX’s John Landgraf Not Discouraged By ‘Lights Out’, ‘Terriers’ Ratings Woes

From Ray Richmond, who is contributing to Deadline Hollywood’s TCA coverage:

In the final executive session of the TCA confab in Pasadena on Saturday morning, FX president and GM John Landgraf acknowledged that he’s disappointed in the ratings for the … Read More »

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Slow Start For FX’s Latest ‘Lights Out’

Nellie Andreeva

FX’s latest series Lights Out premiered to mostly disappointing ratings last night. The boxing drama starring Holt McCallany, which had gotten strong reviews, averaged 1.5 million viewers at 10 PM, 793,000 of them in the adults 18-49 demographic. The audience … Read More »

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FX ‘Lights Out’, ‘Archer’ Get Premiere Dates

By | Tuesday November 30, 2010 @ 11:15am PST
Nellie Andreeva

FX has set premiere dates for new drama series Lights Out and returning animated comedy Archer. Lights Out, starring Holt McCallany as an aging former heavyweight boxing champion, will debut on Tuesday, January 11 at 10 PM. The second season of spy spoof Archer will launch on Thursday, January 27 … Read More »

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TV TEASER: FX’s New Drama ‘Lights Out’

By | Saturday September 18, 2010 @ 10:40pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

FX’s new boxing drama Lights Out won’t premiere until January, but the network has already started airing the first teaser for it. Since the promo skimps on the story to go for an emotional impact, here is a little about the show: It stars Holt McCallany as Patrick “Lights Out” … Read More »

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