NBC's Magic and Martial Arts Show Warrior Has Leads

Holt McCallany (Lights Out) has been tapped to play a former prize fighter and gym owner in Warrior, a show that mixes martial arts and magic in the hunt for an international crime lord. This show's description does not really explain the "magic" part, but we have some guesses. » 3/04/15 3:00am 3/04/15 3:00am

NBC Might Save Constantine By Moving It To Syfy

File this under "rumors," subdivision "things we desperately hope end up being true": Word is that while Constantine isn't doing well on NBC's Friday night programming block, the network believes in the show enough that it's considering moving it to its little sister network Syfy! » 2/09/15 9:40am 2/09/15 9:40am

NBC has ordered a pilot of Blindspot from Greg Berlanti (Arrow/Flash/Supergirl). Blindspot "begins with a beautiful woman, covered in a "road map" of tattoos, discovered naked in Times Square. Her mysterious ink sends the FBI on an intense journey which, ultimately, reveals her true identity." [TV Line] » 1/26/15 3:30am 1/26/15 3:30am

NBC and ABC Have Bible Shows In the Making: Is This The Hot New Trend?

I think we can officially call ourselves in the midst of a Biblical renaissance in pop culture — from Son of God (a 2014 movie made out of a 2013 miniseries called, of course, The Bible) to Noah, there's a lot of Bible, both old and new, out there. And now ABC and NBC have announced two more Bible-themed shows are in… » 1/26/15 1:00am 1/26/15 1:00am

NBC Is Going To Make A Martial Arts Fantasy Show Because Why Not

NBC, still struggling to find hits beyond The Blacklist and... well, pretty much they just have The Blacklist at this point, but their desperation is inspiring creativity! For instance, the network has ordered a pilot for a martial art fantasy drama titled Warrior. Can kung fu TV really be making a comeback? » 1/12/15 12:25pm 1/12/15 12:25pm

NBC Stalls Production of Constantine After 13 Episodes

Instead of ordering more episodes, which would be a sure sign that NBC is happy with the show, Constantine will only have 13 episodes in its first season. On the other hand, the numbers have been improving, so it could still pull off a renewal. » 11/24/14 1:30am 11/24/14 1:30am

Peter Straub's Shadowland is being developed as an "event series" for NBC by David S. Goyer. In addition producing the project, Goyer will also co-write it with BAFTA-winner Jack Thorne, who is currently adapting The Sandman. Shadowland follows two boys who spend a summer with a magician who may be a sorcerer. [… » 10/20/14 4:30am 10/20/14 4:30am

Do We Already Know the Line-Up of the Suicide Squad Movie?

And there's a surprising new rumor about the Justice League movie's villain. Keanu Reeves reveals trippy scenes from Bill and Ted 3's script. The X-Men live-action TV show might star Days of Future Past's Quicksilver. And Daredevil casts a bunch of key roles. Spoilers now! » 10/13/14 6:00am 10/13/14 6:00am

NBC's got more musicals coming: This time, a 10-episode series called Robin Hood & Marian. This is it, everyone. NBC is apparently going all in on being the place to go for musical television. [The Hollywood Reporter] » 8/15/14 1:30am 8/15/14 1:30am

First Impressions: Is The Flash or Constantine 2014's Break-Out Show?

It's preview night at Comic-Con, and DC showed the pilots for two of its upcoming new shows: Constantine and The Flash. And they were both good! Here are our spoiler-free first impressions. » 7/23/14 11:59pm 7/23/14 11:59pm

Christopher Walken To Play A Tap Dancing Captain Hook In Peter Pan

Christopher Walken will star as Captain Hook in NBC's live stage performance of Peter Pan. And he'll be tap dancing. » 7/13/14 9:30am 7/13/14 9:30am

John Constantine Won't Be Smoking On TV

Producer David S. Goyer says he fought to keep it, but it looks like John Constantine's trademark chain-smoking will not make it to the TV adaptation of DC's Constantine. » 6/29/14 1:28pm 6/29/14 1:28pm

The New Heroes TV Show Gets Its First Returning Star

Jack Coleman, a.k.a. Horn-Rimmed Glasses guy, a.k.a. HRG, a.k.a. the only character that didn't make us want to punch ourselves in the face every time he was on-screen, will be joining NBC's 2015 Heroes reboot. » 6/18/14 11:45am 6/18/14 11:45am

New Constantine Trailer Reveals A Surprising DC Superhero Cameo

First of all, let me say that I'm still shocked at how good NBC's Constantine series looks. Matt Ryan as the title character is just perfect. But this new trailer has me even more excited for the show, now that I know someone is stopping by... or at least his helmet is. » 6/09/14 6:20am 6/09/14 6:20am

Damn if NBC's Constantine doesn't look exactly like John Constantine

Hey! I... I recognize that guy! That's John Constantine, noted magician/asshole! This firsty official photo of Matt Ryan as the titular character is some major proof that the NBC pilot is looking to stay close to the comic's roots. » 3/13/14 6:26am 3/13/14 6:26am

Believe is cliché-filled schmaltz—but it isn't hopeless

After the thrill ride that was Gravity, the pilot episode for Believe, directed and co-created by Alfonso Cuarón, was a disappointment. It's a sentimental piece of television, one that is more interested in building visual sequences than connect us to its characters. » 3/11/14 10:30am 3/11/14 10:30am

Heroes to Return in a 13-Episode Run

Heroes is back. The show will return to NBC in 2015 as Heroes Reborn, with original series creator Tim Kring back at the helm as showrunner. The 13-episode event miniseries will star a new cast of characters and follow a story line independent from the show's original 4-season run (though NBC Entertainment president… » 2/23/14 8:15am 2/23/14 8:15am

Things go to hell for pretty much everybody in the Dracula finale

Those hoping that NBC's Dracula miniseries would bring the excitement for the season (series?) finale, you couldn't have been disappointed. Sure, not everything was resolved, but how upset can you be with a finale that included a great deal of murder, fucking, and the blood of Christ used as a vampire GPS? » 1/25/14 10:30am 1/25/14 10:30am

NBC greenlights Constantine series as DC suddenly starts conquering TV

Yesterday, Gotham. Before that, The Flash and Arrow. Now NBC has ordered a full pilot for a series based on Constantine, a.k.a. Hellblazer, and suddenly Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and in-development Netflix series are looking more than a bit anemic. » 1/14/14 12:26pm 1/14/14 12:26pm