With Syfy airing their miniseries event, Alice [Sunday & Monday, 9/8C], beginning tomorrow evening, they held a conference call with writer/director Nick Willing and his Alice, Caterina Scorsone where they talked about the experience of making the miniseries and some of the themes that were explored against the canvas of this updated version of the […]
TELEVISION REVIEW: Syfy’s Alice Underwhelms!
Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland is a classic tale for two reasons – it functions as a cheerfully demented children’s story and it is also a genuinely wicked satire of politics and England’s nineteenth century society through the innocent Alice’s inability to understand the bizarre behavior of Wonderland’s inhabitants. Alice [Sunday, Dec. 6 & Monday, […]
TELEVISION: Sci Fi Channel Casts Bates, Scorsone as ‘Alice’ Leads!
The Sci Fi Channel today announced the casting of the leads for its four-hour movie event that is scheduled for a December, 2009, premiere. This updating of Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland will star Kathy Bates [Charlotte’s Web, Revolutionary road] as the Queen of Hearts and Caterina Scorsone [1-800-Missing, the upcoming Edge of Darkness – […]
TELEVISION: SCI FI and RHI Entertainment Agree To Do Three Four-Hour Movie Events: Riverworld, The Phantom and Alice!
The SCI FI Channel announced today that they have, along with long-time creative partners RHI Entertainment, begun work on a series of three four-hour movie events: Philip Jose Farmer’s renowned Riverworld; Lee Falk’s The Phantom [the first costumed avenger, created a full year before Superman], and Lewis Carroll’s Alice. Riverworld is a two-night, four-hour movie […]