Peter Facinelli To Star In NBC’s ‘Odyssey’

By | Thursday February 6, 2014 @ 12:22pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

Peter FacinelliPeter Facinelli (Nurse Jackie) is set to star opposite Anna Friel and Jake Robinson in NBC drama pilot Odyssey, co-written and directed by Peter Horton through Universal TV. A global conspiracy thriller, Odyssey centers on three families … Read More »

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Peter Facinelli’s A7SLE Films Options Female Serial Killer Tome ‘The Devil’s Rooming House’

By | Tuesday November 19, 2013 @ 4:48pm PST

EXCLUSIVE: Peter Facinelli‘s A7SLE Films has snapped up rights to true-story saga The Devil’s Rooming House, M. William Phelps’ chronicle of early 20th century murderess Amy Archer-Gilligan. Credited as America’s most prolific female serial … Read More »

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Fox Developing Event Series About Whitey Bulger’s Enforcer With Peter Facinelli Co-Starring & Michael De Luca Producing

By | Wednesday October 30, 2013 @ 4:02pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: While Warner Bros. is working on its Ben Affleck/Matt Damon Whitey Bulger feature, another project about New England’s most notorious crime boss is coming together, this time in TV. Fox has put in development Street Soldier, an event series that has The Twilight Saga alum Peter Facinelli attached to play a lead and executive produce and Michael De Luca to executive produce. Street Soldier chronicles the life of boxer and drug dealer Eddie MacKenzie as an enforcer for Bulger and details how he was able to extricate himself from Whitey’s gang without getting killed. Larry Golin will write the script based on MacKenzie’s memoir Street Soldier: My Life As An Enforcer For Whitey Bulger And The Boston Irish Mob, co-penned by Phyllis Karas. De Luca, Golin and Facinelli will executive produce with Facinelli’s producing partner at A7SLE Films Rob DeFranco and Ted Mann (Hatfields & McCoys). A7SLE Films acquired Street Soldier several years ago and originally developed it as an indie feature.
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Comic-Con: An Eyeful For ‘Twilight’ Fans

Lionsgate-Summit delivered 28 actors from The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2, and Twilight fans converged on Comic-Con ahead of the movie’s panel Thursday to get a glimpse of their heroes and the woman … Read More »

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‘Twilight Saga’s Peter Facinelli Producing Pic About Whitey Bulger’s Boston Gang

By | Tuesday June 28, 2011 @ 10:52am PDT
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Twilight Saga star Peter Facinelli is producing an adaptation of Street Soldier: My Life as an Enforcer For Whitey Bulger and the Boston Irish Mob, an adaptation of the Edward MacKenzie and Phyllis Karas book. Facinelli Films is teamed … Read More »

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Peter Facinelli Re-Signs With Paradigm

By | Thursday June 16, 2011 @ 9:45am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Peter Facinelli has returned to Paradigm, where he had been a long-time client. For the past 9 months, he was at UTA. On TV, Facinelli co-stars opposite Edie Falco in the Showtime comedy series Nurse Jackie, which has been … Read More »

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Showtime Castings: ‘Nurse Jackie’, ‘Shameless’

Nellie Andreeva

After Blythe Danner and Swoosie Kurtz made a memorable turn as Peter Facinelli’s lesbian moms on the first season of Nurse Jackie, the show’s producers decided to bring the characters back for another guest stint in the upcoming third season. … Read More »

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