How ‘The Expanse’ ‘Died and Went to Heaven’ at Amazon

In the content space race currently being fought out in the entertainment industry, shows getting picked up by one platform after being dumped by another is becoming a more frequent phenomenon. Some moves feel more like a marriage of convenience, while…

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NBCUniversal’s Head of Strategy and Commercial Growth Dave Howe Exits

NBCU Digital Enterprise Group’s president of strategy and commercial growth Dave Howe is leaving his post after a total of 18 years at the company. “Dave has been a wonderful colleague for almost 20 years,” said NBCU Content Studios chairma…

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‘Krypton’ Canceled After Two Seasons at Syfy, Network Not Moving Forward on ‘Lobo’ Spinoff

“Krypton” has been canceled after two seasons at Syfy. In addition, the NBCUniversal cabler is not moving ahead with a planned “Lobo” spinoff. “Krypton,” set two generations before the destruction of Superman’s…

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‘Wynonna Earp’ Season 4 to Begin Production for 2020 Debut

“Wynonna Earp” fans can breathe easy. Variety has learned that production on the show’s fourth season is set to begin with the premiere slated for summer 2020. Syfy had previously commissioned two more seasons of the Canadian import, …

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‘Krypton’ Spinoff Featuring DC’s Lobo in Development at Syfy

Comics’ “ultimate bastich” is coming to TV. NBCUniversal’s Syfy network said it would develop a new series featuring the DC Comics character Lobo with Warner Horizon Scripted Television. The alien bounty hunter, originally creat…

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SyFy Cancels ‘Deadly Class,’ ‘Happy!’

SyFy has opted to cancel “Deadly Class” and “Happy!”, Variety has learned. The former, an adaptation of Rick Remender’s comic book series, starred Lana Condor, Benjamin Wadsworth and Benedict Wong. Produced by the Russo br…

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Syfy Orders ‘Resident Alien’ Drama to Series, Alan Tudyk to Star

“Resident Alien,” a comedic drama series based on the comic books of the same name, is coming to Syfy, Variety has learned. Alan Tudyk is in position to star as the lead character in the adaptation of the Dark Horse comics, which were co-cr…

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Syfy Cancels ‘Nightflyers’ After One Season

The George R.R. Martin drama “Nightflyers” has been canceled by Syfy after only one season. Based on the novella from the mastermind behind “Game of Thrones,” the show was seen as a big gamble for the NBCUniversal-owned cable network,…

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Syfy Takes Robert Zemeckis UFO Show ‘Project Blue Book’ for U.K.

Syfy has acquired A+E Networks’ sci-fi historical drama “Project Blue Book” for the U.K., it was announced Thursday by Syfy’s parent company, NBC Universal International Networks. Executive produced by Oscar-winning filmmaker Robert Zemeckis, “Project …

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