Showtime Lands ‘Guantanamo’ Series; Oliver Stone To Direct Opening Episode

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EXCLUSIVE: In competitive bidding, Showtime has landed Guantanamo, a drama series series that will start with a 10-episode first season. Oliver Stone is poised to direct the two-hour opening episode in what marks the three-time Oscar winning filmmaker’s first foray in scripted television. Weinstein Television acquired the project in May. Created by Daniel Voll (The Unit), who will also serve as showrunner, Guantanamo focuses on the detainees held in the world's most…