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Hilary Swank Joins FX’s Limited Series Trust!

Two-time Oscar® and Golden Globe®-winner Hilary Swank has joined the cast of FX’s Trust – the limited series that tells the story of the kidnapping of John Paul Getty III.

Swank will play Getty’s tough, resourceful mother, Gail Getty.

Trust begins production in June – in London and Rome – for a January, 2018 premiere.

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AMC Goes Back to John Le Carré!

Following the success of The Night Manager (3 Golden Globes wins), AMC is partnering with the BBC on a new John Le Carré adaptation: The spy Who Came in From the Cold.

Set in 1962, just after the building of the Berlin Wall, Spy centers on Alex Leamas, a British intelligence officer whose network has fallen apart.

The classic espionage novel will be adapted by Academy Award winning scriptwriter Simon Beaufoy (pictured). Details follow the break.

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