Day: May 12, 2018

‘Taken’ Canceled By NBC After 2 Seasons

‘Taken’ Canceled By NBC After 2 Seasons

Bryan Mills’ very special set of skills won’t be needed anymore at NBC. The network has canceled “Taken” after two seasons. The action drama was a prequel to the Liam Neeson trilogy of movies, with Clive Standen playing a younger version of the former Green Beret. After a devastating personal […]

ABC Cancels ‘Designated Survivor’ and ‘Quantico’

ABC Cancels ‘Designated Survivor’ and ‘Quantico’

Sorry, “Designated Survivor” and “Quantico” fans: ABC has axed both dramas. “Designated Survivor,” which starred Kiefer Sutherland as a cabinet member who becomes President of the United States after a bomber blows up the current administration (and Congress), saw declining ratings in its second season. Its May 16 season finale […]

‘Terminal’ Star Simon Pegg Reveals Why He’s Done With ‘Star Wars’ and What’s Up With Tarantino’s ‘Star Trek’

‘Terminal’ Star Simon Pegg Reveals Why He’s Done With ‘Star Wars’ and What’s Up With Tarantino’s ‘Star Trek’

Simon Pegg can pretty much do it everything. The British actor and filmmaker has come up through making small, highly impactful comedies like “Shaun of the Dead” to become a surprising Hollywood heavyweight, thanks to his iconic, star-making turns in the “Star Trek” and “Mission: Impossible” franchises. (He’s got new […]

‘iZombie’ Renewed for 5th Season at CW, ‘Life Sentence’ Terminated

‘iZombie’ Renewed for 5th Season at CW, ‘Life Sentence’ Terminated

Huzzah. Amidst all the cancellations of your favorite shows, there’s one that’ll be coming back from near death: “iZombie.” It joins 11 other CW series that were also renewed for another season: the undying “Supernatural,” “Riverdale”, “Jane The Virgin,” “Black Lightning,” “The Flash,” “Supergirl,” “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow,” “Arrow,” “The […]