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‘The Following’s’ James Purefoy: This Isn’t ‘Wham-Bam-Thank-You-Ma’am TV’

Jordan Riefe | January 28, 2013 - 12:00 pm

When James Purefoy looks in the mirror, he doesn’t see a monster staring back at him. So why did FOX executives find him perfect to play charismatic serial killer Joe Carroll in their chilling new series, The Following?

“Why get cast as Marc Antony, the most venal Roman general in history?” wondered the… More »

TV Buzz: ABC Orders Full Seasons of ‘Scandal,’ ‘The Neighbors’; ‘X Factor’ Pushes Live Shows Up to Wednesday

Lauren DiMascio | October 29, 2012 - 10:00 pm

FOX’s The X Factor has pushed up its the kickoff of its live shows. Originally slated to bow on Thursday night, the quick World Series sweep by the San Francisco Giants has brought the show back to its original Wednesday-Thursday schedule. The Top 16 acts will perform live on a special two-hour episode. Wedenesday’s first… More »

‘Solomon Kane,’ ‘Silent Hill: Revelation’ Director Talks About Thinking Man’s Thrillers and Making Good Video Game Movies

Todd Gilchrist | October 8, 2012 - 8:07 pm

When a movie takes three years to make it to theaters after being finished, the onus is on the cast and filmmakers to ensure that people don’t think it’s a turd that’s getting a courtesy flush en route to home video. But Solomon Kane doesn’t just have an incredibly gifted director in Michael J. BassettMore »