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Margot Robbie to Produce a Female-Led Shakespeare Miniseries

If you haven't fallen in love with Margot Robbie yet then her next project will surely be the one to get you on board. The I, Tonya star and her production company LuckyChap Entertainment are set to produce a ten-part miniseries that "retells the work of Shakespeare from female perspectives” for Australian television. Every episode will be an individual installment of a Shakespearian play that will "serve as a comment on our modern, global society." In addition to Robbie and LuckyChap, the untitled series will also partner with Hoodlum, ABC Studios International, and the Australian...
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ABC’s ‘Still Star-Crossed’ Moving to Saturday

It might end up being a Shakespearean tragedy for ABC's Still Star-Crossed. After airing only 3 episodes, the series adaptation of Melinda Taub's novel of the same name will be moving from its Monday night time slot to Saturdays beginning July 8. The Shondaland period drama has had diminishing ratings since its premiere despite it airing after The Bachelorette. Posting a 0.5 rating among adults 18-49 and only 2.3 million viewers, the numbers sank, this week to a 0.3 rating. No news yet on whether the series will officially be canceled but...
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Check out the Captivating Trailer for TNT’s new Drama ‘Will’

The life of William Shakespeare is one that has always held a high public interest. The poet and playwriter stands as perhaps the greatest writer to use the English language and also the best-selling fiction author ever. If you look up Shakespeare on any website, he's hailed as the aforementioned as well as the 'dramatist of his time.' While his talent is known all around the world, his personal life remains a mystery. There have been films about his life in the past, but TNT is breaking the mold with...
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‘Still Star Crossed’ Preview: “In Fair Verona, We Lay Our Space”

ABC and Shondaland will premiere the Shakepearean sequel Still Star Crossed tonight at 10 pm. It is based on the novel by the same name by author Melinda Taub. It follows the story of the Montagues and Capulets after the suicides of Romeo and Juliet. Okay, so you would have to be living under a rock to not know the story of Shakespeare's  star-crossed lovers Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet. There have been countless films, remakes, retellings and adaptaions with their own twists and turns but the premise is pretty...
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Cumberbatch, Tennant, McKellen, and Many Others Honor Shakespeare

William Shakespeare was born in April of 1564 and died May 3rd 1616, a week from Tuesday marks 400 years since one of the greatest play writes ever to live passed away. To honor his life and work BBC aired a live special from the Royal Shakespeare Company. A highlight of the show saw some of the greatest talents to grace the stages in London debate on the best ways to deliver the famous speech from Hamlet.  ...