The Penny Dreadful Trailer Looks Too Good to Be True

Penny Dreadful, the latest premium cable show to exploit the talents of under-worked actors and period-piece costumers, will arrive with buckets of blood, sex, and creepy backwards hand-walking on May 11. In the meantime, this trailer will stoke your anticipation for a show about Victorian monsters that stars Josh… » 2/16/14 5:00pm 2/16/14 5:00pm

Showtime Announces Awesome-Sounding 'Psychosexual Horror' Series About…

Question: Do you like literature? Yes, of course you do, how silly of me to ask. Do you also like monsters, provided they're menacing someone who is not you? Uh-huh, and what about psychosexual horror flicks? If you can emphatically check all these off under your "things that are awesome to me" list, then you will be… » 1/13/13 6:00pm 1/13/13 6:00pm

Showtime May Soon Kill The Real L Word and Resurrect It as a…

Though Showtime has suggested that The Real L Word reality series has likely reached the end of its run, the concept could yet again receive a fresh look. Speaking to reporters on Saturday after his executive sessions at the Television Critics Association's winter press tour, Showtime entertainment president David… » 1/13/13 3:00pm 1/13/13 3:00pm

Chanel Video Dares You To Distinguish Models From Dummies

We're not entirely sure what it looks like Karl had a fever dream after watching Mannequin (or maybe after watching the Amber Valletta horror vehicle Dead Silence), woke up, and thought, "What a tremendous concept for zee new video!" » 1/12/11 7:30pm 1/12/11 7:30pm

Lesbian Sex On Real L Word Will Not Be "Trashy"

Despite the heavy breathing in its trailers, The New York Times says the first few episodes of the reality L Word spinoff are surprisingly chaste. Says creator Ilene Chaiken, "I didn't want to put forward a bunch of trashy lesbians." » 6/07/10 2:30pm 6/07/10 2:30pm

The Big C Preview: Laura Linney, Gabby Sidibe Join The Cable Pantheon

Showtime has posted a preview of the new Laura Linney series The Big C, apparently from the pilot. Bonus: Gabby Sidibe as a smart-ass student, in what has turned into a regular role. » 3/24/10 6:30pm 3/24/10 6:30pm