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Miniseries

  1. hbo
    Justin Theroux and Woody Harrelson Plunge Into HBO’s White House Plumbers Series“I heard you plumb White Houses.”
  2. tv review
    Looking for Alaska Is the Rare Adaptation That Improves on the OriginalHulu’s long-gestating miniseries adaptation of John Green’s 2005 YA novel moves the story closer to what it perhaps should’ve been in the first place.
  3. tv review
    Unbelievable Is a Radical, Exceptional Crime SeriesThe Netflix drama starring Merritt Wever and Toni Collette is less about finding the bad guy than it is about the value of understanding the victim.
  4. tv review
    The Spy Feels Like a Memorial Plaque Turned Into a MiniseriesNetflix’s six-part miniseries is a functional but inert take on the story of Eli Cohen, played with unblinking straightness by Sacha Baron Cohen.
  5. rmcu
    Ryan Murphy Cinematic Universe Expands With A Chorus Line MiniseriesHe will not rest!
  6. eight weddings and two funerals
    Four Weddings and a Funeral: The Film vs. The MiniseriesThe Hulu miniseries keeps the foundational elements of the 1994 film but puts a decidedly different spin on the iconic rom-com.
  7. remakes
    If Marilyn Manson Isn’t Satan in The Stand, Then What Was the Point of All This?The second most exciting piece of Marilyn Manson news we’ve ever heard.
  8. tv review
    The Loudest Voice Is All Bluster and Little InsightRussell Crowe plays Fox News mastermind Roger Ailes with zeal (and awkward prosthetics) in a Showtime series that’s more about the what than the why.
  9. tv review
    Years and Years Is a Gripping Account of a Society’s Existential CrisisWhen this bitter pill of an ostensibly speculative miniseries is firing on all cylinders, it plays like a fusion of This Is Us and Children of Men.
  10. party report
    Ava DuVernay on Trump’s Latest Central Park Five Comments: ‘I Don’t Care’“It’s expected. It’s not a big deal to me.”
  11. tv review
    Chernobyl’s Unsparing Account of Nuclear Disaster Is a Lot to TakeHBO’s five-part mini-series is a philosophical gut-punch, a reminder that there’s no disaster that can’t be made worse through human pettiness.
  12. overnights
    I Am the Night Recap: In a Lonely PlaceJay has one last chance to write his own redemption story, and Fauna Hodel is going to help him write it.
  13. casting
    Kate Winslet Is Coming Back to HBO for a Dark and Moody Crime MiniseriesWinslet will star in Mare of Easttown, playing a Pennsylvania cop who investigates a murder.
  14. casting
    Jason Clarke Will Romance Helen Mirren’s Catherine the Great in HBO Mini-SeriesHe’ll play Catherine’s lover Grigory Potemkin on the HBO/Sky co-production.
  15. casting
    The Great Helen Mirren Will Play Catherine the Great in an HBO Mini-seriesThe four-part mini-series is an HBO–Sky co-production.
  16. rumor mill
    Netflix Is Eyeing George Clooney–Produced Watergate SeriesOscar-nominated Bridge of Spies scribe Matt Charman is writing the eight-episode mini-series.
  17. tv
    Ronald Reagan Limited Series Is Happening at USA (USA! USA!)His daughter Patti Davis is helping develop it.
  18. Alias Grace Trailer: Margaret Atwood’s Murder Story Gets a Netflix AdaptationThe six-part mini-series stars Sarah Gadon, Zachary Levi, and Anna Paquin.
  19. You Might Be Getting a BBC Little Women Miniseries Co-Starring Angela LansburyOur one beauty, back at it again.
  20. miniseries
    National Geographic Is Developing a How to Survive a Plague MiniseriesFinally.
  21. for the fannibals
    Fuller Wants a Silence of the Lambs Mini-SeriesConsider your bouche amused.
  22. hurrah
    Adventure Time 8-Part Mini-series Coming JanuaryAdventure Time: Islands debuts on Cartoon Network on January 30.
  23. the industry
    A Chandra Levy Miniseries Is Coming to TNTNetworks can’t get enough of true crime.
  24. casting couch
    Freida Pinto Joins Radical Guerrilla Mini-seriesAlongside Idris Elba.
  25. the industry
    BBC Orders Watership Down With John BoyegaIt’ll be slightly less horrifying with Finn’s voice, but still.
  26. the industry
    HBO Considers Turning Back on Its Voyage to Explore a Lewis and Clark MiniseriesIt’s going back to “redevelopment.”
  27. emmett till
    Will Smith and Jay Z Are Making an Emmett Till Mini-series for HBOThe two previously executive-produced Annie together.
  28. trailer mix
    See the Trailer for David Simon’s Show Me a HeroStarring Oscar Isaac as a mayor trying to integrate his city.
  29. Check Out the Trailer for IFC’s Jazz Murder Mystery Series ‘The Spoils […]Will Ferrell returns to IFC as legendary author Eric Jonrosh next month in a new book-to-screen adaptation The Spoils Before Dying, and the […]
  30. castings
    Affleck and Schoenaerts to Play Lewis and ClarkAppearing in this miniseries was their Manifest Destiny.
  31. miniseries
    Underground Railroad Miniseries Coming to NBC, BroadwayStevie Wonder is executive producing and writing the score.
  32. coming attractions
    Kidman, Witherspoon Team for TV MiniseriesWith a script adapted by David E. Kelley.
  33. trailer park
    HBO Premieres First Olive Kitteridge TrailerStarring Frances McDormand, Richard Jenkins, and Bill Murray.
  34. director's chair
    Lisa Cholodenko Will Direct NBC’s The SlapAn upcoming eight-episode miniseries.
  35. miniseries
    Lifetime Is Making a Red Tent MovieWith Minnie Driver as Leah and Morena Baccarin as Rachel.
  36. miniseries
    King Tut Miniseries on the WayFair enough.
  37. upfronts 2014
    Seitz on the Rise of the Bespoke TV SeriesSmall-screen storytelling is finally breaking out of the box.
  38. ripped from the headlines
    Fox Wants a Boston Marathon Bombing MiniseriesBased on a book by two Boston Globe reporters.
  39. casting couch
    Turturro Replaces De Niro in Criminal JusticeIn a role originally planned for James Gandolfini.
  40. happy mother's day
    The Rosemary’s Baby Miniseries Will Premiere on Mother’s DayMarketing!
  41. miniseries
    David Simon Reportedly Attached to HBO Martin Luther King Jr. MiniseriesThe one based on Taylor Branch’s books.
  42. miniseries
    Ken Burns Country Music Doc Coming to PBS in ’18Mark your calendar for four years from now!
  43. historical dramas
    Marco Polo Drama Coming to NetflixSometime in late 2014.
  44. miniseries
    Michael Cera Will Direct Episode of 10 CommandmentsWhich commandment will he get?
  45. casting couch
    Zoe Saldana to Star in Rosemary’s Baby MiniseriesSadly, the version is set in Paris, not future-space.
  46. always be closing
    David Mamet Developing a Miniseries for FoxAbout the seven deadly sins.
  47. adaptations
    NBC Making a Rosemary’s Baby MiniseriesSet in Paris.
  48. tv review
    Seitz on A&E’s Bonnie and Clyde: Mad, Bad, and Painful to WatchA bloated, meandering, redundant bore.
  49. miniseries
    History Channel Developing Hannibal MiniseriesThe general, not the fictional serial killer.
  50. rumors
    HBO May Do a Napoleon MiniseriesA Napoleon series written by Stanley Kubrick!
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