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Production Begins On WGN America’s Outsiders!

Outsiders

WGN America’s new series, Outsiders, began production today in and around Pittsburgh, PA.

The series, about an Appalachian clan struggling to maintain their world and way of live, was created and written by award-winning playwright Peter Mattei – who will executive produce along with Peter Tolan (Rescue Me) and Paul Giamatti.

The Outsiders cast includes:  David Morse (Treme, Hurt Locker), Joe Anderson (Across The Universe), Phyllis Somerville (The Big C) and Gillian Alexy (The Americans, Damages).

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Shark Tank Spawns Beyond The Tank!

MARK CUBAN, DAYMOND JOHN, KEVIN O'LEARY, BARBARA CORCORAN, ROBERT HERJAVEC

If you’ve ever wondered what happens after the moguls on Shark Tank invest in someone’s idea, you’re about to find out. ABC has announced the creation of a companion series for Shark Tank called Beyond the Tank – to be produced by Sony Pictures Television and United Artists Media Group.

The idea behind the new series is to chronicle the opportunities and challenges that follow making a deal on Shark Tank – did everything go swimmingly, or were here problems? Did the idea make money – or did the investor drop out? Here is where we find out.

Beyond the Tank has been given a ten-episode order and will also air on ABC. For further details, follow the jump.

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