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Girlfriends: Series One – Smart, Engaging Drama!

Girlfriends – the word usually calls to mind a group of girls/women in their teens to early twenties, despite the fact that it does, in fact, encompass all ages.

Girlfriends: Series One (now available on Acorn DVD) follows three women ‘of a certain age’ as their lives seem to be collapsing around them.

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Girlfriends: Series 1 Comes to Home Video!

Acorn DVD will release Kay Mellor’s critically acclaimed show (Rotten Tomatoes score: 100%) Girlfriends: Series 1 on home video on June 26th.

The six-part contemporary drama follows three friends struggling with the responsibilities that come with being a modern woman of a certain age – and stars an amazing trio of actors: Phyliss Logan, Miranda Richardson and Zoë Wannamaker.

Bonus content includes a behind-the-scenes featurette and cast panel at the Television Critics Association event.

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TELEVISION: AMC’s Third Series – Rubicon – Goes into Production This Month!

James Badge Dale

AMC is getting a reputation for taking their time and getting it right when they greenlight an original series. It was true for Mad Men and it was true for Breaking Bad – each of which has won multiple Emmys. Now, AMC is announcing that production will begin on its third original series, Rubicon, in New York City, on March 29th. Rubicon, which stars James Badge Dale [The Pacific, The Departed] is described as being a conspiracy thriller. Details from the press release follow the jump.

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