Daniel Brühl will play forensic psychologist Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, while Luke Evans will play reporter John Moore in TNT’s adaptation of the Caleb Carr bestseller The Alienist. In the novel, both called upon to investigate a series of brutal murders in New York during the Gilded Age.
Production of The Alienist will begin in early 2017 in budapest – with the series slated to premiere late in the year. Details follow the jump.
TNT has greenlit a pilot for a prospective series based on Bong Joon Ho’s dystopian cult hit, Snowpiercer – about a frozen world in which the survivors live on a giant train with the rich living at the head of the train and the poor at the rear.
The film starred Chris Evans and Tilda Swinton (above). Details follows the break.
TNT’s new crime series, Good Behavior (Tuesdays, 9/8C), is based on Blake Crouch’s (Wayward Pines) Letty Dobesh stories – the misadventures of an ex-con addict who winds up working with an international assassin.
NBA Hall of Famer and basketball commentator Charles Barkley is fed up with the way the subject of race is being handled (as in, it’s not!).
He’s created a series to get people talking about prejudice – not after some violent incident (which only followed by shouting, anyway), but on an ongoing basis.
The Race Card is the title of Barkley’s upcoming TNT series that addresses the subject in what will, hopefully, be an intelligent and reasonable manner. It will premiere in 2017. The first teaser follows the jump – it will air during the first game of tonight’s NBA doubleheader on TNT.
TNT has ordered a pilot for post-Civil War drama Monsters of God from Rod Lurie (pictured).
Monsters of God follows Colonel ‘Terrible’ Bill Lancaster as he seeks to wipe out the Comanche and his wife tries to force her feminist ideals – even if that means she has to enlist the aid of Comanche women.
NBA legend Charles Barkley is sick and tired of how divided america has become so he’s setting to find out why it’s happening and see if something can’t be done about it.
That’s the basis for Barkley’s new unscripted TNT series The Race Card. The series will follow him as he tackles partisan politics, social divides and entrenched corporate interests by seeking out the sharpest and most varied viewpoints from today’s cultural leaders and tastemakers.
The six-episode limited series will air in 2017. For more, follow the jump.
TNT’s crime family drama Animal Kingdom and TBS’ surreal cop show goof Angie Tribeca have been renewed – along with the new TBS series, Wrecked – which follows the survivor of a plane crush on a deserted island.
Rizzoli and Isles (TNT, Mondays, 9/8C) returns for its final season with a two-hour premiere as the Boston Police Department seeks Alice Sands for the shooting that put Nina Holiday (Idara Victor) in the hospital.
Of course, since life carries on, there’s another case – the seeming accidental death of a university student when her car leaves the road on a curve.
Turner encompasses a host of networks ranging from Adult Swim to Turner Sports.
For 2016-17, these networks will be bringing it with new shows from crime series Animal Kingdom, Will (William Shakespeare’s misspent youth), Million Dollar Extreme Presents: World Peace and Dream Corp, LLC to The History of Comedy and The Detour.
Follow the jump to learn what Turner networks have in store for 2016-17.