All posts tagged 'Showtime'

Showtime Releases Trailer & Key Art For ‘The Affair’ Season 5

Showtime has released the trailer and key art for the fifth and final season of The Affair, which is set to premiere on the premium cable network on Sunday August 25th. Sky Atlantic yet to announce the UK premiere date.

Noel Fisher Returning To Showtime’s ‘Shameless’ For Season 10

Mickey Malkovich is making a comeback. Noel Fisher, who exited Shameless as a regular after the fifth season, has signed on to return to the Showtime series for its upcoming tenth season. Technically, More4 still holds UK rights to Shameless but have not put the series on the schedule since season five in 2016. Netflix UK continues to release new seasons every autumn, but due to contractual restrictions are a couple of seasons behind. The streaming service has thus far made the first seven seasons available, with season eight set to follow later this year.

‘Homeland’ Adds Hugh Dancy In Recurring Role For Final Season

Hannibal star Hugh Dancy is joining Showtime's counter-terrorism drama Homeland in a recurring role for its upcoming eighth and final season. Production on the final season is now underway ahead of a premiere later this year. He will play John Zabel, a savvy Washington consultant who joins the White House as a new foreign-policy advisor to the President and a formidable opponent to Saul Berenson. Dancy joins a returning cast that includes Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison, Mandy Patinkin as Saul Berenson and Beau Bridges as President Warner.

Showtime’s ‘Black Monday’ Adds ‘The Big Bang Theory’ Star Melissa Rauch

The Big Bang Theory star Melissa Rauch has been tapped for a guest starring role in Showtime's 1980s Wall Street comedy Black Monday. Rauch, best known for her role as Bernadette on the hit CBS comedy, will play Shira, the loving wife of trader Keith (Paul Scheer).

Showtime Renews Jim Carrey Comedy ‘Kidding’ For Second Season

Showtime has renewed their Jim Carrey comedy Kidding for a second season. The premium cable network has ordered ten episodes for the show's sophomore run, which is expected to air in 2019. Under the terms of the output deal between Showtime and Sky, Sky Atlantic holds the exclusive UK rights to Kidding. A firm date has not yet been set, but word is that it is being eyed for a November premiere.