Pure tells the story of Noah, a newly-elected Mennonite pastor forced to work for a cocaine-smuggling ring operating within his closed community. Set in Ontario, newly elected Mennonite pastor Noah Funk becomes entangled with the drug smuggling ring and not through choice because he will secretly gather enough evidence to dismantle the organization, premiered Monday, January 9th at 9pm. and it's fiction...not a documentary. (3 days ago)
The Village is set in a Derbyshire village in the 20th century. The first season covered the years 1914 to 1920. A second and final series continued the story into the 1920s. (4 days ago)
Future series were to be set during the Second World War, but in 2016 it was revealed that the series had been cancelled.
Top of the Lake season 2: Nicole Kidman joins cast of Jane Campion follow-up China Girl. (4 days ago)
This series, subtitled China Girl, will take place four years later following Griffin as she investigates a body that washes up on Sydney's Bondi Bach
Portlandia To End After Season 8 (4 days ago)
IFC announced today at its Television Critics Association press tour panel that Portlandia has been renewed for an eighth and final season. On the air since 2011, the Portland-based comedy has enjoyed a lengthy run on the cable network that will see it tally over 70 episodes by the time the series concludes.
Created by and starring Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein, Portlandia features the duo in various comedic sketches along with various rotating celebrity guest stars. The show is currently just two episodes into its seventh season, with new installments airing Thursday nights. Look for Season 8 to premiere later this year or early in 2018.
TNT Renews Good Behavior (4 days ago)
TNT had some good news for its latest drama today, announcing that Good Behavior has been renewed for a second season to air later this year. The series just finished up its 10-episode freshman run this past week, where it averaged 4.4 million viewers across the network's multiple delivery platforms.
Based on a novella book series by the same name, Good Behavior stars Michelle Dockery as con artist and thief Letty Raines, whose life is constantly on the brink of imploding. Fresh out of prison, Letty's attempts at staying on her best behavior are short lived when she gets entangled with a charming killer.
Look for Season 2 of Good Behavior this fall.
Aftermath Cancelled After One Season (4 days ago)
It is being reported that Aftermath has been cancelled after its first season. The Canadian-produced sci-fi drama ran for 13 episodes late last year but failed to find a sizeable audience on either side of the border.
Star James Tupper was first to break the news, posting to his Twitter account that the series will not be returning for Season 2. Tupper and co-star Anne Heche played a couple battling for the survival of their family when civilization as they know it comes to an apocalyptic end.
Crackle Renews StartUp (4 days ago)
Crackle has announced that StartUp has been renewed for Season 2. The drama, which is the online service's latest original series, released its 10-episode first season last September.
Set in Miami, StartUp follows an unlikely trio of a banker, a gangster, and a hacker who work together to launch an unregulated digital currency that ignites a deadly tech war. Look for Season 2 to premiere this fall with another 10 episodes.
Fox Sets Prison Break Return (4 days ago)
Look for the premiere of Prison Break on Tuesday, April 4 at 9:00pm
Hallmark Channel Renews Chesapeake Shores (4 days ago)
Hallmark Channel announced over the weekend that Chesapeake Shores has been renewed for a second season. The drama is the cable channel's most-recent original series, premiering last August for a nine-episode run that saw it become the most-watched show in Hallmark Channel history among key demographics.
Based on the novels by Sherryl Woods, Chesapeake Shores follows a career woman and single mother of two who takes a trip from New York City to the quaint hometown where she grew up. After realizing the toll her career has taken on her life, she considers staying in Chesapeake Shores permanently.
Look for Season 2 to return this summer with 10 new episodes.
Freeform Renews Beyond (6 days ago)
Freeform has some good news for fans of its latest drama Beyond. At the cable network's Television Critics Association press tour panel it was announced that the freshman series has been renewed for a second season. The early pickup comes after a strong start that saw the premiere episode garner 1.3 million total viewers.
Premiering just last week, Beyond follows Holden Matthews, a young man who awakens from a 12-year coma to find that he possesses new supernatural abilities that propel him into the middle of a dangerous conspiracy. In a first for the network, all 10 of the show's episodes have already been made available for streaming on its digital platforms. On the cable TV side, new episodes are currently airing Monday nights at 9:00pm.
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