All posts tagged 'Hulu'

Alec Baldwin Set As CIA Director George Tenet In Hulu’s 9/11 Event Series ‘The Looming Tower’

Hulu has found their George Tenet. The streaming service has set Alec Baldwin (30 RockLaw & Order: Special Victims Unit) as the controversial CIA Director in their upcoming ten episode 9/11 event series The Looming Tower, TVWise has learned. As DCI, Tenet is Richard Clarke's partner in fighting Al-Qaeda, though he may know more than he is letting on.

‘The Path’ Renewed For Season 3

Amazon Prime Video UK import The Path, fronted by former Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul, has been renewed for a third season by U.S. streaming service Hulu, TVWise has learned. 13 episodes have been ordered for the show's third season.

Hulu’s ‘Difficult People’ Renewed For Third Season

difficult-peopleHulu has renewed comedy series Difficult People for a third season, the streaming service announced on Monday. Ten episodes have been ordered for the show's third season, which is set to premiere in 2017.

9/11 Drama ‘The Looming Tower’ In The Works At Hulu

Hulu9/11 drama The Looming Tower, based on the book of the same name by Lawrence Wright, is close to securing a ten episode series order at streaming service Hulu. The series examines the chain of events that led to the September 11th terrorist attacks. Of particular focus is the rising threat of Bin Laden and the Al-Qaeda network throughout the 1990s and how dysfunction at the heart of government, the FBI and CIA prevented U.S. authorities from identifying and disrupting the attack.

Hulu Orders Marvel Pilot ‘Runaways’ From Josh Schwartz & Stephanie Savage

HuluHulu is the latest network to enter the Marvel universe. The streaming service has ordered a pilot plus additional scripts for Marvel's Runaways, an adaptation of the comic books which hails from Gossip Girl co-creators Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage.

Hulu Acquires Exclusive SVOD Rights To ‘Roots’

RootsHulu has taken the exclusive SVOD rights to the recent Roots reboot after striking a wide-ranging deal with A+E Networks, the two companies announced on Tuesday. Roots will be available to stream on Hulu later this year.

ITV Encore & Hulu Order Brothel Drama ‘Harlots’; Samantha Morton, Jessica Brown Findlay & Lesley Manville To Star

ITV is teaming up with Hulu for their next high-end period drama. The commercial broadcaster has given the green-light to Harlots, an 8 episode period drama set in a brothel in 18th century Georgian London which is being co-produced by US SVOD service, TVWise has learned. Samantha Morton (Cider With Rosie), Lesley Manville (Maleficent) and Jessica Brown Findlay (Downton Abbey) are attached to star.