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.
TNT has announced that it’s joining the UK’s Channel 4 in the production of a new comedic drama series, Foreign Bodies, about a group of young adults traveling across China, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam.
The series is the creation of actor-writer Tom Basden, who will also star along with Anders Hayward, Ade Oyefeso, Brittney Wilson, Alice Lee and Tim Key. Foreign Bodies will premiere in the UK in early 2017 and in the U.S. later next year. For more, follow the break.
TNT’s Animal Kingdom is an adaptation of the critically acclaimed Australian film of the same name (look it up – it’s great!).
When 17-year old Joshua Cody is orphaned – his mother dies of a heroin overdose – he’s taken in by by relatives and discovers that their extravagant lifestyle is fueled by criminal activities.
Animal Kingdom stars Emmy and Tony winner Ellen Barkin and Scott Speedman. Finn Cole stars as the innocent thrust into a wildly different lifestyle. Animal Kingdom premiere on TNT on Tuesday, June 7th. Check out the trailer following the jump.
As the pandemic spreads, the crew of the U.S.S. Nathan James finds that there are many obstacles to both creating a cure and getting it to the right people. Too many of the survivors want to use it to gain world domination.
It looks like the Tales from the Crypt horror block being developed by TNT and M. Night Shyamalan is a go.
The network has ordered a ten-episode season of Tales from the Crypt; a pilot for a series called Time of Death, and the development of another entitled Creatures.
Tales from the Crypt, which will feature a reinvented Cryptkeeper, will be the core around which the horror block will be built. It’s an anthology series based on the (in)famous EC Comics series.
Time of Death is a seasonal anthology series (one tale per season) detailing one person’s single ‘long night of hell.’
Creatures is ‘a sophisticated psychological thriller that tells the disturbing tale of two former best friends who, at 12 years old, tried to cut out their classmate’s heart as a sacrifice to an internet bogeyman they invented’ that comes back to haunt them as adults.
When 17-year-old Joshua “J” Cody (Cole), who moves in with his freewheeling relatives – after his mother dies of a heroin overdose – he has no idea that they are as much a criminal organization as they are a family.
TNT’s Animal Kingdom, based the cult hit Australian movie for the same name, is set to debut on Tuesday, June 7th. Follow the jump to check out the new trailer.