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ACADEMY AWARD NOMINEE ETHAN HAWKE TO EXECUTIVE PRODUCE AND STAR IN SHOWTIME LIMITED SERIES GOOD LORD BIRD!

Showtime has ordered the eight-part limited series GOOD LORD BIRD from Blumhouse Television, based on the National Book Award-winning novel The Good Lord Bird by bestselling author James McBride.

Ethan Hawke will star as 19th-century abolitionist John Brown and is co-writing and executive producing with author and producer Mark Richard.

Series details follow.

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SHOWTIME HONORED WITH SEVEN NAACP IMAGE AWARDS NOMINATIONS – FIVE FOR THE CHI!

Showtime has been honored with seven nominations for the 2019 NAACP Image Awards – including five for its hit series The Chi.

The Chi’s creator and executive producer Lena Waithe earned a solo NAACP Image Award nomination for Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series and shared in another with Dime Davis.

A full list of Showtime’s nominees follows.

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Showtime Releases David Lynch Video from Comic-Con 2017!

David Lynch Video – Twin Peaks Panel from San Diego Comic-Con International 2017 – Courtesy of Showtime.

Much has been made of the video introduction that David Lynch sent to open the Twin Peaks panel at Comic-Con 2017, and it sounded pretty intriguing (and very Lynchean).

Now Showtime has released it and we can confirm for ourselves just how delightfully different it is – and how perfectly it fits into the Twin Peaks mood.

Twin Peaks airs Sundays at 8/7C.

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It Is Happening Again Trailer: Twin Peaks!

The new teaser for Showtime’s Twin Peaks limited series offers us our first glimpse of the late Miguel Ferrer reprising his role as Agent Albert Rosenfield (sitting at a desk with FBI Regional Bureau Chief Gordon Cole (David Lynch).

Twin Peaks’s two-hour premiere is on Sunday, May 21st (9/8C).

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Old, Familiar Faces Teaser: Twin Peaks!

TWIN PEAKS – (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)

The first original teaser for Showtime’s limited series Twin Peaks gave us glimpses of parts of the town.

Now, reunite with some familiar faces 25 years later including Big Ed Hurley (Everett McGill), Carl Rodd (Harry Dean Stanton), Sarah Palmer (Grace Zabriskie), Deputy Andy Brennan (Harry Goaz), Deputy Tommy “Hawk” Hill (Michael Horse), and FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper (Kyle MacLachlan).

TWIN PEAKS, the 18-hour limited event series will debut with a two-hour premiere on Sunday, May 21 (9/8C).

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Tour The Town Teaser: Twin Peaks!

TWIN PEAKS – (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)

The new teaser for Showtime’s Twin Peaks is a series of shots of places both familiar and not around the town of Twin Peaks – plus two quick shots involved a red Curtain and a man striding through a rain puddle.

Very mysterious; very moody; very Twin Peaks.

Twin Peaks returns on Sunday, May 21st (9/8C).

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Showtime Celebrates Twin Peaks Day with Two Spooky Posters!

In honor of Twin Peaks Day, Showtime has released two pieces of key art featuring eerie pictures of the late Laura Palmer and FBI Agent Dale Cooper.

The 18-part Twin Peaks Limited Event Series was directed, in its entirety, by David Lynch – who co-created and co-wrote the series with Mark Frost.

Twin Peaks premieres on Sunday, May 21st (9/8C).

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No Easy Laughs Trailer: I’m Dying Up Here!

Showtime’s new series, I’m Dying Up Here follows the progress (or not) of a group of struggling comics in the seventies – and the club, run by Goldie (Melissa Leo) in which they earn their laughs (or not).

I’m Dying Up Here premieres on Sunday, June 4th (10/9C). Check out the first trailer after the break.

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