| Dec 3, 2013
| 8:46 PM
Jack Donnelly jumped into his auditions for BBC America's fantasy series "Atlantis" using a few well-placed bluffs.
"I lied through my teeth," he said, laughing, during a recent phone call from London.
When asked by producers if he had a gymnastics...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Essentially another British tea-time show with an inordinately good cast around the fringes, "Atlantis" plunges right into its reimagining of Greek mythology, where only the names (Hercules, Pythagoras, Medusa) bear much resemblance to our perceptions....
| Oct 17, 2013
| 5:19 PM
Who knew Angel Coulby could sing? Well, Angel Coulby for one.
"I've never had lessons or anything," the British actress said during an Oct. 15 phone interview. "I just always kind of, I don't know, somehow have been able to sing."
Coulby, probably known...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 6:31 AM
Every fall, the major broadcast networks unveil the most new TV series and thus grab the biggest chunk of audience attention. But quantity doesn't necessarily equal quality, so to find some of Fall TV's most interesting fare viewers need to check out...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Considered a top priority at the studio given its franchise potential, Warner Bros. has closed a deal with "Game of Thrones" scribe Dave Hill and "Hanna" scribe David Farr to write "Merlin" for the studio.
Producer is Warner-based Donald De Line.
| Jul 15, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Sonar Entertainment will offer 1989 cowboy epic "Lonesome Dove" and more than 500 other made-for-TV miniseries and movies through YouTube's recently launched pay-channel platform -- though how many takers it will get for such older library fare is an open...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 5:05 PM
Pirates are raiding the upcoming San Diego Comic Con International in July.
Starz has announced it will screen the first episode of its high-seas drama "Black Sails" at a Thursday night event on July 18. "Special guests" from the series will be on hand,...
| May 30, 2013
| 12:53 PM
After five seasons of swords, sorcery and dragons, “Merlin” is casting its final spell. The show's finale, “The Diamond of […]...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 9:02 AM
The final season of the fantasy adventure series “Merlin” resumes on Syfy Friday evening after several weeks hiatus and the ......
| Jan 22, 2013
| 10:49 AM
In past seasons of "Merlin," series lead Colin Morgan has been transformed from his normal, young Merlin, into an elderly version called Emrys through the use of prosthetics.
In "Another's Sorrow," debuting Friday on Syfy, Katie McGrath follows in his...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 1:08 PM
More than 1.6 million people tuned in to "Merlin" last week, making Part 1 of the fifth and final season the biggest premiere audience in the series' history on Syfy.
The premiere concludes at 9 p.m. CT Friday with "Arthur's Bane, Part 2," when Merlin...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 12:50 PM
King Arthur's father would be turning over in his grave--if he were still in it.
Arthur can't resist using magic to summon his father, Uther, back to Camelot in "The Death Song of Uther Pendragon," airing at 9 p.m. CT Jan. 18 on Syfy. When he was alive...