Amazon Grooves to ‘Beat,’ New Crime Drama Set in Berlin Club Scene

Amazon on Tuesday unveiled its latest German series, “Beat,” a crime drama set in Berlin’s club scene. The show is Amazon’s fifth German original series and will be available to Amazon Prime Video subscribers by the end of the year. “Beat” follows a drug-using, sex-addicted young club promoter, played by Jannis Niewöhner (“Berlin Station”), whose far-reaching connections […]

Amazon on Tuesday unveiled its latest German series, “Beat,” a crime drama set in Berlin’s club scene. The show is Amazon’s fifth German original series and will be available to Amazon Prime Video subscribers by the end of the year. “Beat” follows a drug-using, sex-addicted young club promoter, played by Jannis Niewöhner (“Berlin Station”), whose far-reaching connections […]

‘Berlin Station’: Jason Horwitch Set As New Showrunner Of Epix Series

Jason Horwitch (House Of Cards) has been tapped as executive producer and showrunner for the upcoming third season of the Epix drama series Berlin Station. He succeeds Brad Winters, who is departing after serving as showrunner on the first two seasons of the spy series, from Paramount TV and Anonymous Content.

With the German capital as its primary backdrop, a Season 3 production start is being penciled in for this year, with a premiere targeting late 2018. It is…

Jason Horwitch (House Of Cards) has been tapped as executive producer and showrunner for the upcoming third season of the Epix drama series Berlin Station. He succeeds Brad Winters, who is departing after serving as showrunner on the first two seasons of the spy series, from Paramount TV and Anonymous Content. With the German capital as its primary backdrop, a Season 3 production start is being penciled in for this year, with a premiere targeting late 2018. It is…

Ashley Judd Seeks Gender Parity At WME & ‘Berlin Station’ – Sundance Film Festival

Today at Univision Communications’ Sundance panel, “Behind the Camera: Where Diversity Begins,” Ashley Judd shared some of the means by which she’s making changes for women and diverse groups in the current Time’s Up and post-Harvey Weinstein scandal era.
“I went into my agency WME and said that by 2020, I want this agency to be 50/50 male-female, including all ethnicities and people of sexual orientation. That means 50/50 needs to be included in all decision-making…

Today at Univision Communications’ Sundance panel, "Behind the Camera: Where Diversity Begins," Ashley Judd shared some of the means by which she’s making changes for women and diverse groups in the current Time’s Up and post-Harvey Weinstein scandal era. “I went into my agency WME and said that by 2020, I want this agency to be 50/50 male-female, including all ethnicities and people of sexual orientation. That means 50/50 needs to be included in all decision-making…

Epix Renews Spy Series ‘Berlin Station’ For Third Season

EXCLUSIVE: Just days after Berlin Station had its Season 2 finale, Epix today is giving the Olen Steinhauer-created spy series a third season.
Season 3 of Berlin Station looks set to start streaming on Epix in late 2018 or early 2019, I hear. However, it is not yet set in stone who is returning from the Richard Armitage, Michelle Forbes, Leland Orser, Ashley Judd, Richard Jenkins and Rhys Ifans starring series or if EP Brad Winters will be back as showrunner.  With the…

EXCLUSIVE: Just days after Berlin Station had its Season 2 finale, Epix today is giving the Olen Steinhauer-created spy series a third season. Season 3 of Berlin Station looks set to start streaming on Epix in late 2018 or early 2019, I hear. However, it is not yet set in stone who is returning from the Richard Armitage, Michelle Forbes, Leland Orser, Ashley Judd, Richard Jenkins and Rhys Ifans starring series or if EP Brad Winters will be back as showrunner.  With the…

‘Berlin Station’ EP On Tonight’s Finale, The Far Right’s Rise, Ashley Judd & Season 3

SPOILER ALERT: This story contains details of tonight’s Berlin Station Season 2 finale.

EXCLUSIVE: “I wanted to leave them with a sense of a satisfying end to an extremely complicated narrative landscape,” says Berlin Station executive producer of tonight’s Season 2 finale of the Epix spy series. “Also, whereas our characters started with a certain set of assumptions at the beginning of the season only to see many of those assumptions turned inside out, I would hope that…

SPOILER ALERT: This story contains details of tonight's Berlin Station Season 2 finale. EXCLUSIVE: "I wanted to leave them with a sense of a satisfying end to an extremely complicated narrative landscape," says Berlin Station executive producer of tonight's Season 2 finale of the Epix spy series. "Also, whereas our characters started with a certain set of assumptions at the beginning of the season only to see many of those assumptions turned inside out, I would hope that…

‘Dynasty’ & ‘White Famous’ Review: Move Along, Nothing Glittery Or Special Here

There’s a rebooted Dynasty debuting tonight on the CW and the Jamie Foxx-produced White Famous coming to Showtime on October 15. But both series are much more fizzle than fabulous.
Despite having the skilled Elizabeth Gilles in it as Blake Carrington’s daughter Fallon, this Dynasty is not much of an heir apparent to the sharp-nailed original Reagan-era Dynasty, which ran from 1981-89. It isn’t just the lack of Joan Collins as the devious Alexis, first wife of the John…

There's a rebooted Dynasty debuting tonight on the CW and the Jamie Foxx-produced White Famous coming to Showtime on October 15. But both series are much more fizzle than fabulous. Despite having the skilled Elizabeth Gilles in it as Blake Carrington's daughter Fallon, this Dynasty is not much of an heir apparent to the sharp-nailed original Reagan-era Dynasty, which ran from 1981-89. It isn't just the lack of Joan Collins as the devious Alexis, first wife of the John…

‘Berlin Station’ Season 2 Trailer: New Chief, New Recruit, New World Order In Epix Drama

EXCLUSIVE: “The far right continues to rise.” A New World Order has taken root and is deepening. But there’s also a new CIA station chief in the German capital, and a new Agency recruit.
Here’s the debut trailer for Season 2 of Berlin Station, Epix’s first original drama series. BB Yates (Ashley Judd) steps in as the new head of Berlin Station. Nicknamed “the Station Whisperer” for her field work in shoring up CIA stations in moral or corporate disrepair, she toes a…

EXCLUSIVE: “The far right continues to rise.” A New World Order has taken root and is deepening. But there’s also a new CIA station chief in the German capital, and a new Agency recruit. Here’s the debut trailer for Season 2 of Berlin Station, Epix’s first original drama series. BB Yates (Ashley Judd) steps in as the new head of Berlin Station. Nicknamed “the Station Whisperer” for her field work in shoring up CIA stations in moral or corporate disrepair, she toes a…