By Patrick Munn | November 7, 2018 - 9:56 pm | No Comments
Michael Sheen (Frost/Nixon, Masters Of Sex) has joined the cast of CBS All Access' The Good Wife spin-off The Good Fight for its upcoming third season, which is currently filming ahead of an early 2019 premiere. The series airs on this side of the pond on the Channel 4 owned digi-net More4. Sheen will play Roland Blum, a brilliant, charismatic and Machiavellian lawyer. He is a man of appetites - drugs, sex, you name it - who's far more interested in winning than the niceties of following the law.
By Patrick Munn | October 25, 2018 - 9:26 pm | No Comments
CBS All Access is adding another Star Trek series to their line-up. The CBS owned streaming service has handed out a two season straight-to-series order to Star Trek: Lower Decks, a half-hour animated comedy series which is being developed by Rick & Morty's Mike McMahan.
By Patrick Munn | May 18, 2017 - 1:55 am | 2 Comments
During their upfront presentation in New York City, CBS dropped the first full trailer for the upcoming Star Trek: Discovery, which is presently eyed for a September premiere on CBS All Access in the US and Netflix in all other territories (including the UK).
By Patrick Munn | March 31, 2017 - 10:39 pm | No Comments
CBS is bringing back another fan favourite character from the original Star Trek series for upcoming franchise entry Star Trek: Discovery. The Office and Backstrom star Rainn Wilson has been tapped for a guest starring role in the new Trek series as intergalactic criminal Harcourt Fenton "Harry" Mudd, TVWise has learned.
By Patrick Munn | January 19, 2017 - 12:13 pm | 1 Comment
CBS All Access is establishing a firmer link between Star Trek: Discovery and The Original Series. The nascent streaming service has announced that they have tapped James Frain to play the recurring role of Sarek, the famed father of Spock. Additionally, while production on the series is on-track to begin next week in Toronto, Canada under new showrunners Gretchen J. Berg and Aaron Harberts, the release window has once again slipped.
By Patrick Munn | October 31, 2016 - 9:26 pm | No Comments
And the title for the Good Wife spin-off is... The Good Fight. CBS just announced the title for the new series as production on the ten episode first season is getting underway in New York City for a February 2017 premiere on the network, before it moves to streaming service CBS All Access for the remainder of its run. Additionally, Justified star Erica Tazel is joining the cast as a series regular.
By Patrick Munn | October 14, 2016 - 8:43 am | No Comments
Delroy Lindo (The Chicago Code, Believe) has been tapped for a series regular role in CBS All Access untitled The Good Wife spin-off, TVWise has learned. Lindo will play Robert Boseman, an attorney who starts poaching Diane Lockhart’s associates and clients when she gets into financial trouble, and threatens her ability to stay in business. He joins Christine Baranski, Cush Jumbo, Sarah Steele and Rose Leslie in the main cast.
By Patrick Munn | October 12, 2016 - 5:51 pm | No Comments
Game Of Thrones star Rose Leslie has joined the cast of CBS All Access' untitled The Good Wife spin-off in a series regular role, TVWise has learned. Leslie, best known for playing Wildling Ygritte in the HBO fantasy series, will play Maia, Diane Lockhart’s goddaughter who joins her firm just after passing the bar, and is a key part of Diane’s plan for the future.