AMC Greenlights Orphan Black: Echoes

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AMC NETWORKS GREENLIGHTS ORPHAN BLACK: ECHOES
 
New Series Produced by Boat Rocker Set in Orphan Black Universe to Premiere in 2023
 
NEW YORK – April 6, 2022 –  AMC Networks today announced that it had greenlit Orphan Black: Echoes, a long-awaited new series set in the world of the landmark series Orphan Black, to appear on AMC+ and the company’s linear networks in 2023. Produced and distributed globally by Boat Rocker, the company behind the original series, Orphan Black: Echoes will have a 10-episode first season. Anna Fishko (Pieces of Her, The Society, Fear the Walking Dead) is creator, writer, showrunner and executive producer with John Fawcett, the co-creator of the original series who also directed 17 episodes across all five seasons, on as director and executive producer. David Fortier and Ivan Schneeberg, executive producers from Boat Rocker on the original Orphan Black series, return as executive producers on the new series. Katie O’Connell Marsh, Nick Nantell, and Kerry Appleyard will also executive produce for Boat Rocker.
 
Set in the near future, the new Orphan Black takes a deep dive into the exploration of the scientific manipulation of human existence. It follows a group of women as they weave their way into each other's lives and embark on a thrilling journey, unravelling the mystery of their identity and uncovering a wrenching story of love and betrayal.

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Lauren Cohan & Jeffrey Dean Morgan to Star in New Series Set in The Walking Dead Universe, Isle of the Dead

LAUREN COHAN AND JEFFREY DEAN MORGAN TO STAR IN NEW SERIES SET IN THE WALKING DEAD UNIVERSE, ISLE OF THE DEAD
 
Series Premiering in 2023 Will Follow Popular Maggie and Negan Characters to a Post-Apocalyptic Manhattan

NEW YORK – March 7, 2022 – AMC Networks today announced that it has greenlit a new series set in The Walking Dead Universe, starring Lauren Cohan and Jeffrey Dean Morgan.  Isle of the Dead envisions the popular Maggie and Negan characters traveling into a post-apocalyptic Manhattan long ago cut off from the mainland.  The crumbling city is filled with the dead and denizens who have made New York City their own world full of anarchy, danger, beauty, and terror.  Set to premiere on AMC+ and AMC in 2023, the first season will consist of six episodes.  Eli Jorné, who has been a writer and co-executive producer on The Walking Dead for multiple seasons and has an overall deal with AMC Studios, will serve as showrunner and executive producer on the series, which is overseen by Scott M. Gimple, chief content officer of The Walking Dead Universe.  Cohan and Morgan will also serve as executive producers.
 
“This is a very big day for the expanding universe we are building around The Walking Dead,” said Dan McDermott, president of entertainment and AMC Studios for AMC Networks. “It not only adds another compelling series to this collection, it extends our storytelling around two unforgettable characters fans have grown to love, hate or hate and then love in Maggie and Negan, brilliantly inhabited by Lauren and Jeffrey.  It also lets us explore a corner of this universe located on the island of Manhattan, with an iconic skyline that takes on a very different meaning when viewed through the lens of a zombie apocalypse.”

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Syfy Launches Members-Only Club Syfy Insider, Starting Today

On Wednesday, January 26, SYFY is officially launching its first-ever, members-only club for sci-fi superfans: SYFY Insider.
 
SYFY Insider was created as a destination where superfans can access exclusive, premium content including:
 
* Never before seen videos and BTS moments
* Early access to the official Resident Alien after-show
* Upcoming sneak peeks from shows including Resident Alien, Chucky and more
* Exclusive interviews + interactive Q&As with talent and showrunners
* Sweepstakes and giveaways
* Watch parties for new episodes
* Editorial content not limited to SYFY programming, but spanning the entire sci-fi genre across a variety of interests

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AMC Renews Fear the Walking Dead for an 8th Season & Announces Character's Return + Teaser Trailer

AMC RENEWS FEAR THE WALKING DEAD FOR AN EIGHTH SEASON WITH KIM DICKENS SET TO RETURN AS SERIES REGULAR
 
SECOND HALF OF SEASON 7 RETURNS SUNDAY, APRIL 17 ON AMC; EPISODES AVAILABILE ONE WEEK EARLY ON AMC+
 
NEW YORK, NY – December 6, 2021 – AMC announced on tonight’s Talking Dead the renewal of Fear the Walking Dead for an eighth season with Kim Dickens, who played fan-favorite character Madison Clark in Seasons 1 through 4, set to return to the series.  Dickens will make her first appearance in the second half of Season 7, returning Sunday, April 17 on AMC, and continue as a series regular in Season 8. All episodes of Fear the Walking Dead continue to be available one week early on AMC+, beginning on April 10.
  
“If there were a Mt. Deadmore, Kim Dickens’ face would be on it.  Madison Clark is a foundational character to TWDU — heroic, complex, an everyperson who becomes a warrior and then a force of benevolence,” said Scott M. Gimple, Chief Content Officer of The Walking Dead Universe. “Kim Dickens’ raw talent, strength, and brilliance will electrify TWDU once more and we couldn’t be luckier to have her back.”

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Funko Releases Product Assortment In Celebration of Grogu Balloon Debuting at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Funko, a leading pop culture consumer products company, has released an assortment of products in celebration of the Funko Pop!-inspired balloon featuring the character Grogu™ (known in pop culture as Baby Yoda) from the Star Wars™ series The Mandalorian™, which will fly at this year’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®. Available today, the highly-anticipated assortment is now available exclusively on Funko.com. 

More information on Funko's product assortment can be found below.

FUNKO RELEASES  HIGHLY-ANTICIPATED PRODUCT ASSORTMENT IN CELEBRATION OF THE POP!-INSPIRED BALLOON FEATURING THE CHARACTER GROGU™ DEBUTING AT THE 2021 MACY’S THANKSGIVING DAY PARADE

The Long-Awaited Products Influenced by the Iconic Character From The Mandalorian™ Series Are Available Now Exclusively on Funko.com


WHAT: Funko, a leading pop culture consumer products company, has released an assortment of products in celebration of the Funko Pop!-inspired balloon featuring the character Grogu™ (known in pop culture as Baby Yoda) from the Star WarsÔ series The Mandalorian™, which will fly at this year’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®.

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Doctor Who: Flux Global Premiere and Extended Encore on Halloween + New Teaser Trailer

Doctor Who MultimediaThe show’s thirteenth season, entitled Doctor Who: Flux, will have a global premiere on BBC America, BBC One and BBC iPlayer at 2:25pm ET on Sunday, October 31. The episode will be available on-demand on AMC+ at 8pm ET.

Leading up to the Doctor Who: Flux premiere, BBC America will share over 100 hours of Doctor Who programming, beginning October 27 through October 31. Tune in from 6pm-12:30am ET on October 28 for the six scariest David Tennant episodes, including “Blink” and “Forest of the Dead;” 6pm-12:30am ET on October 29 for the three scariest Matt Smith episodes, including “The God Complex” and the three scariest Peter Capaldi episodes, including “Listen” and “Heaven Sent;” and 6pm-11:45pm ET on October 30 for the five scariest Jodie Whitaker episodes, including “The Haunting of Villa Diodati,” among others.

In Doctor Who: Flux, Jodie Whittaker, Mandip Gill, John Bishop and Jacob Anderson star in an epic six-part adventure which will take the Doctor and her friends to the edge of the universe and beyond, in a battle for survival. Packed with action, humor, terrifying new villains and iconic returning monsters such as the Sontarans and the Weeping Angels, the new series of Doctor Who tells one story across a vast canvas. It features a host of acclaimed British acting talent including Rochenda Sandall, Annabel Scholey, Craig Parkinson, Kevin McNally, Sam Spruell, Robert Bathurst, Steve Oram and Thaddea Graham. From Liverpool to the depths of space, via the Crimean war and a planet named Atropos which shouldn’t even exist, fighting old foes and new creatures from beyond our dimension, the Doctor and company face a race against (and through!) time to uncover a universe-spanning mystery: what is the Flux?

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Realm Announces Kristian Bruun Joins Season Two of Orphan Black: The Next Chapter Premiering 10/29 + Trailer

Realm Announces Kristian Bruun Joins Season Two of Hit Original Podcast "ORPHAN BLACK: THE NEXT CHAPTER" Premiering Oct. 29 + AMC Networks & Boat Rocker Co-Produce
 
Today, Realm​ unveiled the news of Kristian Bruun reprising his role as Donnie Hendrix in the highly anticipated sophomore season of the hit original podcast, Orphan Black: The Next Chapter, which premieres Friday, October 29th. Realm also announced that AMC Networks, parent company of BBC America (home to the television series for five seasons), will co-produce the second season of the podcast along with current producers Boat Rocker, the independent, integrated global entertainment company. 

Here is more about this season from the press release:

THE CLONE CLUB IS BACK FOR SEASON TWO OF #1 HIT PODCAST ‘ORPHAN BLACK: THE NEXT CHAPTER’PREMIERING OCTOBER 29 
 
Kristian Bruun Will Reprise His Fan-Favorite Television Role Alongside Stellar Ensemble Led By Emmy Award-Winner Tatiana Maslany and Original Cast Members Jordan Gavaris and Evelyne Brochu
 AMC Networks To Co-Produce Scripted Podcast’s Highly Anticipated Second Season Alongside Realm and Boat Rocker 
 
"...a truly thrilling sequel that captures the mystery, humanity, and heart of the original series." -ComicBook.com
 
"#OrphanBlackTheNextChapter is a stellar continuation of the wildly popular science fiction drama." - Den of Geek

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AMC Greenlights Tales of the Walking Dead Anthology Series - Premiering Summer 2022

AMC GREENLIGHTS “TALES OF THE WALKING DEAD” AS A NEW EPISODIC ANTHOLOGY SERIES PREMIERING ON AMC+ AND AMC NEXT SUMMER 

“TALES” WILL COMPLEMENT OTHER SERIES IN THE EXPANDING UNIVERSE AROUND “THE WALKING DEAD” WITH STAND-ALONE EPISODES AND ENGAGING, ORIGINAL STORIES FOCUSED ON NEW AND EXISTING CHARACTERS 

NEW YORK, NY, October 12, 2021 – AMC Networks today announced that it has greenlit a new AMC Studios-produced series in the expanding universe and franchise around “The Walking Dead.” “Tales of the Walking Dead” is an episodic anthology series with one-hour standalone episodes focused on both new and established characters set in the world of the original series, the most successful in the history of cable television.

Channing Powell, who has been a writer and producer on “The Walking Dead” and “Fear the Walking Dead,” will showrun “Tales,” working closely with Scott M. Gimple, chief content officer of the Walking Dead Universe. An initial season of six episodes is expected to go into production early next year and premiere on AMC+ and AMC next summer.

“‘The Walking Dead’ is a show that made television history and attracted an army of passionate and highly engaged fans,” said Dan McDermott, president of original programming for AMC Networks and AMC Studios. “We see so much potential for a wide range of rich and compelling storytelling in this world, and the episodic anthology format of ‘Tales of the Walking Dead’ will give us the flexibility to entertain existing fans and also offer an entry point for new viewers, especially on streaming platforms. We have seen the appeal of this format in television classics like ‘The Twilight Zone’ and, more recently, ‘Black Mirror,’ and are excited to engage with fans in this new way, against the backdrop of this very unique and engrossing world.”

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BBC & BBC America Release Doctor Who Season 13 Release Date, Teaser Trailer, & Key Art

Doctor Who MultimediaDoctor Who Teaser Trailer and Key Art - Premiering 10/31/21
Season 13


Be ready. The Doctor returns later this year. BBC and BBC America released today in official announcements that included cryptic messages from the Doctor that the series will return on October 31st. The  six episodes of season thirteen will be connected as one large story and titled "Flux." The series will also introduces new companion Dan, played by John Bishop, as previously reported. More information will be posted as it is revealed. You can check out what we know below.

Below is a teaser trailer and key art from the thirteenth season of Doctor Who (gallery has also been updated). Doctor Who airs Sundays at 8/7c on BBC America. Check it out below.

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CBS Shares First Look Trailers of New and Returning Series During TCA Panels - UPDATED

CBS MultimediaEarlier today CBS released trailers during its TCA panels for its new and returning shows. Below are trailers/first looks for these shows, including, The Equalizer, The FBI 3-Hour Crossover Event, NCIS: Hawai'i, FBI: International, CSI: Vegas, Ghosts, and season 41 of Survivor. There is also a "Feel This Fall" opening number for the fall preview special that airs on CBS tonight. This page will be updated if new videos are added.



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