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SundanceTV Announces Event Programming for Black History Month!

SundanceTV will air a series of special programs during Black History Month. It’s February programming includes the history-making Roots miniseries; Roots: The Next Generation and Queen (final chapter of Alex Haley’s Roots story).

Also included will be bio film Malcolm X, Rosewood, The Color Purple and Ghosts of Mississippi.

Hap and Leonard stars Michael Kenneth White and Louis Gossett Jr. will provide will provide interstitial commentary on a range of topics relating to SundanceTV’s Black History Month programming.

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SundanceTV’s The A Word Concludes Season Two in Same Deep Water!

The A Word – Joe Hughes (Max Vento) – Photo by Rory Mulvey/Courtesy of SundanceTV.

In the season two finale of The A Word, Same Deep Water, an ‘End of Year Show’ at Joe’s old school brings his family members together. As Joe takes the stage, it is clear what they mean to him. But will they remain the family he knows?

The second season finale of The A Word airs on Wednesday, December 13th (10/9C).

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Louis Gossett Jr. Joins Hap and Leonard for Season Three!

Hap and Leonard – Hap Collins (James Purefoy), Leonard Pine (Michael K Williams) – Photo by Bob Mahoney/Courtesy of SundanceTV

The third season of SundanceTV’s Hap and Leonard will be subtitled The Two-Bear Mambo and adapt that Joe R. Lansdale novel for television.

Set once again in East Texas just before Christmas of 1989, Hap and Leonard scramble to locate Florida Grange, who has gone missing in the Klan-infested town of Grovetown.

Oscar®-winner Louis Gossett Jr., Psych’s Corbin Bersen and Andrew Dice Clay join the show’s cast for season three – which will premiere on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 (10/9).

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Production Begins on Season Three of Hap and Leonard!

Michael K Williams as Leonard Pine , James Purefoy as Hap Collins – Hap and Leonard – Photo Credit: James Minchin/SundanceTV.

SundanceTV’s Hap and Leonard has begun production on its third season – which will be based on the Joe. R. Lansdale novel, The Two Bear Mambo.

In season three, when Florida Grange goes missing in the Klan-infested town of Grovetown, Hap and Leonard set out to find her.

Louis Gossett Jr., Corbin Bernsen and Andrew Dice Clay will be recurring guest stars this season.

Hap and Earl: The Two-Bear Mambo is slated to return in early 2018.

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SundanceTV’s Deutschland86 Begins Production in South Africa and Berlin

Deutschland86: Season 2 – Aunt Lenora (Maria Schrader) and Martin Rauch (Jonas Nay) – Photo courtesy of SundanceTV.

The sequel to Deutchsland83, Deutschland86, has begun production – shooting in South Africa and Berlin.

The second season picks up three years later with Martin Rauch, his Aunt Lenora and their colleagues at the East German foreign intelligence agency (HVA) abandoned by Moscow and desperate for cash.

A premiere date is TBD.

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Top of the Lake: China Girl Debuts As Three-Night Event In September!

Elisabeth Moss as Detective Robin Griffin – Top Of The Lake: China Girl _ Season 2, Episode 1 – Photo Credit: See-Saw Films/SundanceTV

In Top of the Lake: China Girl we see Detective Robin Griffin (Elisabeth Moss) recently returned to Sydney and trying to rebuild her life. When the body of an Asian girl washes up on Bondi Beach, there appears little hope of finding the killer, until Robin realizes China Girl didn’t die alone.

Jane Campion’s Top of the Lake: China Girl is set to premiere as a three-night event on SundanceTV, from Sunday, September 10th through Tuesday, September 12th (9/8C all three nights).

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AMC and Canada’s CBC Partner on Tainted Blood Miniseries Unspeakable!

CBC and SundanceTV have greenlit a new eight-part drama miniseries “Unspeakable,” focused on the tainted blood scandal in Canada in the early 1980s.

Based on first-person experience and two non-fiction books, Bad Blood by Vic Parsons and The Gift of Death by Andre Picard, “Unspeakable” chronicles the emergence of HIV and Hepatitis C in Canada in the early 1980s and the tragedy that resulted after thousands of people were unnecessarily infected by tainted blood.

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Cleverman Remains Clever and Original In Its Second Season Premiere!

Koen (Hunter Page-Lochard) and Waruu (Rob Collins) – Cleverman  – Season2 – Photo Credit: Lisa Tomasetti/SundanceTV/GPTV/Zone140

The second season premiere gets off to a rocky start – the corpse of newly discovered Cleverman Koen West being zipped up in a body bag.

Meanwhile, a convoy transporting Sub-Humans as the powers that be call them (in spite of their being neither) is attacked by a single warrior – who sets them free.

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Dangerous Relationships Trailer: Top of the Lake: China Girl!

Top of the Lake: China Girl – Detective Robin Griffin (Elisabeth Moss) – Photo courtesy of SundanceTV.

Detective Robin Griffin has returned to Sydney and things are beginning to feel normal again when a young Asian girl washes up on Bondi beach.

Top of the Lake: China Girl will premiere in September on SundanceTV.

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Suitcase on the Beach Trailer: Top of the Lake: China Girl!

Elisabeth Moss returns as Detective Robin Griffin in SundanceTV’s Top of the Lake: China Girl. Photo courtesy of SundanceTV.

After the events of Top of the Lake, Detective Robin Griffin returns to Sydney to try to rebuild her life.

The the body of an Asian girl washes up on Bondi Beach. The case gets a break when Detective Griffin learns that she didn’t die alone.

Top of the Lake: China Girl premieres on SundanceTV in September.

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Who Needs Brunch? SundanceTV Announces The Ultimate Mother’s Day Marathon!

This Mother’s Day SundanceTV is giving Sunday Brunch a run for its money with The Ultimate Mother’s Day Marathon.

The Ultimate Mother’s Day Marathon opens with back-to-back episodes of The Mary Tyler Moore Show before seguing into four movies: Stepmom, Monster-In-Law, Sweet Home Alabama and Silver Linings Playbook.

The Ultimate Mother’s Day Marathon begins at 6am/5C, Sunday, May 14th.

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