Natalie Martinez Joins ABC’s ‘Secrets & Lies’; Brian Wiles Boards TNT’s ‘Public Morals’

By | Wednesday February 5, 2014 @ 1:28pm PST

natalie-martinez__130822003755-200x200Natalie Martinez (Under The Dome, End Of Watch) has signed on to ABC’s drama pilot Secrets & Lies, which has a series penalty. She’ll join Ryan Phillipe who just closed a deal to topline the project. An adaptation … Read More »

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Jennifer Carpenter To Star In ABC Pilot ‘Sea Of Fire’; TNT’s ‘Public Morals’ Adds Regular

By | Wednesday January 29, 2014 @ 8:44pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

jennifercarpenterDexter alumna Jennifer Carpenter has lined up her next project, signing on as the female lead in ABC’s drama pilot Sea Of Fire, from writer Jenna Bans, Sony TV, Scripted World and Mandeville. When three teenage girls star in a … Read More »

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Miriam Shor Joins ‘Younger’; Austin Stowell Boards ‘Public Morals’

By | Monday January 27, 2014 @ 3:31pm PST

shor1Miriam Shor (GCB, The Good Wife) has been set as a series regular in Younger, TV Land‘s single-camera comedy pilot written and executive produced by Sex And The City creator Darren Star. Younger centers on Liza (Sutton Foster), a 40-something woman who reinvents herself and starts living a double life; one as a suburban mom and another as a 29-year old working girl in the city, after her husband leaves her and her child goes to college. Shor will play Diana, the high-strung head of PR for Passion Press. Diana is described as a disdainful woman (known as “Trout Pout”) who likes to get ahead by standing on the shoulder of her subordinates as she slowly pushes them into the mud. Shor is repped by Gersh, Impression Entertainment and attorney James Adams. Read More »

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Lyndon Smith, Keith Nobbs, Wass Stevens & Elizabeth Masucci Join TNT’s ‘Public Morals’

By | Friday January 17, 2014 @ 6:55am PST
Nellie Andreeva

smithlyndon__130307001114-150x150Lyndon Smith, Keith Nobbs, Wass Stevens and Elizabeth Masucci are set as series regulars in Ed Burns’ TNT pilot Public Morals, executive produced by Steven Spielberg. Written and directed by and starring Burns, Public Morals is set in … Read More »

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Michael Peña Joins ‘Gracepoint’, Ruben Santiago-Hudson Cast In ‘Public Morals’

By | Thursday December 19, 2013 @ 2:30pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

penaMichael Peña (Gangster Squad) is set to co-star in Fox’s event series Gracepoint, a remake of the UK’s Broadchurch. The project, from Shine America and Kudos, centers on Detective Emmett Carver (David Tennant), the lead male investigator on the case of a shocking murder of 11-year-old Danny that puts a small town under scrutiny. Peña, repped by repped by CAA, Management 360 and Rick Genow, will play Danny’s father Mark Lasseter, a well-liked local plumber and family man. Like anyone else, Mark is left devastated by the murder, but as his wife, Beth (Virginia Kull), suspects, he may be hiding something about that fatal evening. Peña, currently seen in American Hustle, is wrapping Sony’s Fury opposite Brad Pitt and next stars in Chavez as Cesar Chavez. Read More »

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Michael Rapaport To Co-Star In Ed Burns’ TNT Period Cop Drama Pilot ‘Public Morals’

By | Wednesday December 18, 2013 @ 12:31pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

michaelrapaportEXCLUSIVE: After a lengthy stint on broadcast starting with his breakout role on Friends, Michael Rapaport has found a strong second act on cable. On the heels of a showy seasonlong arc on the upcoming season of FX’s Justified, Rapaport … Read More »

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Period Cop Drama Starring, Written & Directed By Ed Burns Gets TNT Pilot Order

By | Wednesday October 30, 2013 @ 12:40pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Ed Burns is fast becoming TNT‘s MVP. The actor, who is a regular on Mob City, the network’s upcoming noir drama series set in 1940s Los Angeles,  is behind another TNT period crime drama project, … Read More »

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