Tag Archives: showtime

  • ‘Ray Donovan’s’ Wendell Pierce Talks Jon Voight, Mr. Keith

    Aug 6, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment


    *In the current second season of Showtime’s “Ray Donovan,” new cast member Wendell Pierce has his hands full as a down-and-out parole officer who ends up on the payroll of the title character, a Hollywood fixer played by Liev Schreiber. Ray needs Pierce’s Mr. Keith to help keep his unruly and unpredictable father Mickey (Jon […]

  • Former Lakers Star Michael Cooper Has Tongue Cancer

    Jul 21, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Former Los Angeles Lakers star and current Atlanta Dream coach Michael Cooper has early stage tongue cancer and has taken a leave from the WNBA team. Cooper will have surgery this week at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University in Atlanta and a full recovery is expected, the Dream said Monday. The 58-year-old coach is […]

  • Kobe Bryant Pours on the Charm (and BodyArmor) to Promote Showtime Film

    Jul 18, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment


    *The fearsome Black Mamba was more like a friendly garden snake Friday while promoting his forthcoming Showtime documentary to TV critics in Beverly Hills. “Sorry I’m late,” said Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant upon his arrival 35 minutes after the scheduled start time. “I was out looking for a head coach.” “Kobe Bryant’s Muse,” due this fall from Bryant’s […]

  • Courtney B. Vance Joins Showtime’s ‘Masters of Sex’

    May 20, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Showtime‘s “Masters Of Sex” continues to pad its sophomore-season cast. Courtney B. Vance and Rene Auberjonois have joined the period drama in guest roles. Vance will recur as Dr. Hendricks, head of an African-American hospital in St. Louis whose goal is to racially integrate his hospital, and Auberjonois will play Dr. Papanikolaou, inventor of the […]

  • Showtime’s ‘Penny Dreadful’ Premiere Free for Non-Subscribers (Watch Here)

    May 6, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment


    *It’s grizzly, it’s disturbing, it’s old school twisted and it’s free. The official premiere of Showtime’s new horror series “Penny Dreadful” is this Sunday (May 11), but the episode is available right now to both subscribers and non-subscribers in an attempt to lock down the latter. [Scroll down to watch.] The show gets its name […]

  • John Singleton to Track LA’s Crack Cocaine Rise in Showtime Drama

    Apr 30, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *John Singleton’s next project is a drama series for Showtime set in 1984 Los Angeles – the time period depicted in his debut feature “Boyz In The Hood.” The filmmaker is set to direct and co-write “Snowfall,” which traces the crack cocaine epidemic in Los Angeles. Allegedly fueled by CIA involvement stemming from the Iran-Contra […]