Tag Archives: History Channel

The Burnetts and the History Channel are putting their all into pulling viewers into “The Bible”

Roma Downey and Mark Burnett are bracing themselves for reaction to their ambitious, 10- hour History Channel adaptation of the Bible that launches this Sunday night (3/3) and runs through Easter. “I’m sure people will hurl what they want to hurl,” the “Touched by an Angel” actress told us.[...]

SKYFALL Earns Top Honors from Cinematographers; Game of Thrones, Hunted, Wilfred and Great Expectations Win in TV Categories

Roger Deakins, ASC, BSC; Balazs Bolygo, HSC; Kramer Morgenthau, ASC; Florian Hoffmeister; and Bradford Lipson claimed top honors in the four competitive categories at the 27th Annual American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) Awards for Outstanding Achievement, which was held here tonight at the Grand Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland. Deakins won[...]

Katie Holmes will be seen as Jackie O

HollywoodNews.com: Katie Holmes’ miniseries, ‘The Kennedys,’ will have the chance to air on TV as it has found a network. The miniseries will start on April 3rd on the ReelzChannel, states The Hollywood Reporter. The miniseries is reportedly a bit controversial and was taken off the History channel where it was[...]

History Channel miniseries The Kennedys: Exclusive, copy of the script

hollywoodnews.com: Exclusive, early copy of the script of the botched History Channel miniseries The Kennedys. Jace Lacob, at TheDailybeast.com picks eight salacious bits from the first episode. Excerpts: Kronish seems to relish in painting the Kennedys as a group of rowdy schoolboys, equally hungry for power and sex, particularly in the[...]

Katie Holmes to amp her comedic-timing with Adam Sandler, Al Pacino

HollywoodNews.com: Katie Holmes has scored a female lead in the upcoming Adam Sandler-Al Pacino comedy “Jack and Jill.” The Sony film will be directed by Dennis Dugan, who is behind many of Sandler’s biggest hits including this summer’s “Grown Ups” ($159 million) and the comedian’s biggest grosser, 1999’s “Big Daddy” ($163[...]

Katie Holmes “having a ball” playing Jackie-O in ‘The Kennedys’

HollywoodNews.com: Katie Holmes has revealed that she is “having a ball” playing the role of Jackie-O. Holmes stars as Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis for new History Channel mini-series ‘The Kennedys.’ She told Extra: “I’m having a ball. “It’s a great group of people and I feel really lucky to be part[...]

When The History Channel Is A Tool

Great content shows up on the History Channel and it deserves, usually, all the praise it can collect. In its new JFK miniseries, however, it deserves a sleaze award, and worse. More and more media projects on JFK and his death are heating up in development. Among them, hopefully buried but[...]