Lorne Michaels Comedy Series ‘Brothers in Atlanta’ is greenlit by HBO

Variety reports “Brothers in Atlanta,” a comedy from Diallo Riddle, Bashir Salahuddin and Lorne Michaels is a go by HBO.  The series is about struggling entertainers and best friends Langston and Moose. They are played by  by writer-exec producers Riddle and Salahuddin. Also set to star is Maya Rudolph and Jaden Smith. Maya Rudolph will play Shirle, Moose’s demanding…

A&E, Lifetime and the History channel to air the ‘Roots’ Remake in 2016

Will Packer and LeVar Burton, who played Kunta Kinte in the original “Roots,” are heading up  the project with Mark Wolper, son of the original producer of the 1977 ABC miniseries, David L. Wolper. Lawrence Konner, Mark Rosenthal, Alison McDonald and Charles Murray are the writers brought on for the project.…

Valiant Previews: DEAD DROP #1 (of 4) and VALIANT UNIVERSE HANDBOOK: 2015 EDITION #1

    DEAD DROP #1 (of 4) Written by ALES KOT Art by ADAM GORHAM Cover A by RAUL ALLEN (MAR151581) Cover B by ADAM GORHAM (MAR151582) Cover C by JUAN JOSÉ RYP (MAR151583) Cover D by BRIAN LEVEL (MAR151584) Four issues. Four stories. One ticking clock! Red-hot writer Ales Kot (Bucky Barnes: The…

Angela Bassett Returns to AHS

<blockquote class=”twitter-tweet” lang=”en”><p lang=”en” dir=”ltr”>In October, Angela Bassett will be making lots of trouble with Lady Gaga in the ballroom and elsewhere. <a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/ahshotel?src=hash”>#ahshotel</a></p>&mdash; Ryan Murphy (@MrRPMurphy) <a href=”https://twitter.com/MrRPMurphy/status/593824159437717504″>April 30, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src=”//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js” charset=”utf-8″></script> Looks like Angela Bassett WILL be returning for American Horror Story’s fifth season, Hotel.  The cast so far…