Tag Archives: Morris Chestnut

  • Morris Chestnut Leads Fox’s Miami-Based Drama ‘Rosewood’ (Trailer)

    May 13, 15 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *It’s “Miami Vice” meets “Crossing Jordan” but with Ricky from “Boyz N the Hood.” Fox set its new procedural drama “Rosewood” in picturesque Miami, with picturesque Morris Chestnut in the lead as Dr. Beaumont Rosewood Junior, the most brilliant private pathologist in the city. He uses his private state-of-the-art autopsy lab to perform autopsies-for-hire, often […]

  • 72 New TV Pilots & Series with Black Actors Ordered for Next Season

    Mar 11, 15 by Qwest7 3 Comments

    *Diversity continues its noticeable presence on small screen as broadcast and cable TV networks have ordered at least 72 pilots/series with black actors in starring/lead/supporting roles. Shadow and Act’s Tambay A. Obenson notes that ABC leads the pack with 14 projects featuring black actors in starring, lead and/or supporting roles. NBC follows with 13. The […]

  • Morris Chestnut, Anna Konkle Lead Fox’s ‘Untitled Autopsy Project’

    Mar 10, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Morris Chestnut is set for a lead role in Fox pilot, “The Untitled Autopsy Project,” previously titled “Rosewood.” Variety reports today that Anna Konkle will join him in the pilot, an investigative procedural medical drama that centers around the top private pathologist in Miami, Dr. Beaumont Rosewood (Chestnut), who despite working with dead bodies, is […]

  • Morris Chestnut to Star in Untitled Drama Project for Fox

    Feb 20, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Morris Chestnut has been cast as the lead in Fox’s untitled Todd Harthan drama pilot. Formerly titled “Rosewood,” the close-ended procedural centers on Dr. Beaumont Rosewood, Jr. (Chestnut), a gifted, charismatic private pathologist who can read living and dead bodies like a book. The project, produced by 20th TV, is written and executive produced by […]

  • Psycho Thriller ‘When the Bough Breaks’ Begins Production

    Feb 18, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *Culver City, CA – Sony Pictures’ Screen Gems announced that production has commenced in New Orleans, Louisiana on the psychological thriller “When the Bough Breaks,” directed by Jon Cassar (“24,” “The Kennedys”) from the screenplay by Jack Olsen and Karl Gajdusek. John and Laura Taylor (Morris Chestnut and Regina Hall) are a young, professional couple […]

  • Theo Rossi Joins Morris Chestnut, Regina Hall in ‘When the Bough Breaks’

    Jan 8, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *With “Sons of Anarchy” completing its series run, co-star Theo Rossi has found other employment. He’s joined the cast of psychological thriller “When The Bough Breaks” opposite Morris Chestnut, Regina Hall, and Jaz Sinclair, which “24‘s” Jon Cassar is directing for Screen Gems. The film follows a professional couple unable to conceive their own child […]