SundanceTV announced that the third installment of the network’s critically-acclaimed original scripted anthology series, Hap and Leonard: The Two-Bear Mambo, will return Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 10/9c. The six-part drama, takes inspiration from the third installment of the popular book series, The Two-Bear Mambo, by famed author Joe R. Lansdale.
“The A Word” star Molly Wright discusses the respect she has for Rebecca’s devotion to Joe and the family, the growth of her character’s independence and why she loves the dynamic between Rebecca and Nicola.
High-flying divorce lawyer Hannah Defoe, played by Nicola Walker (River, Last Tango in Halifax), is pictured in the offices of top London law firm Noble and Hale in the first-look images from The Split, a major new original series for BBC One and SundanceTV, from Jane Featherstone’s Sister Pictures.
While getting ready for work, Emma (Celia Pacquola) tells Daniel (Luke McGregor) she was kept awake by the sound of him having sex with Grace (Katie Robertson). She asks Daniel not to flaunt all the sex he’s having since she’s recently single. At McCallum Real Estate, Daniel and Emma discover that someone has graffitied the office…
All-new drama The Split begins production in the UK next week with Nicola Walker (River, Last Tango in Halifax) leading the acclaimed ensemble cast alongside Meera Syal (Goodness Gracious Me), Stephen Mangan (Episodes), Fiona Button (Lip Service), Deborah Findlay (Leaving), Annabel Scholey (Being Human), Barry Atsma (Hector and the Search for Happiness) and Stephen Tompkinson (DCI Banks).
Savastano’s men gun down Lelluccio at his hideout. Pitbull informs Ciro that Lelluccio is dead. Ciro tells Pitbull to pay good money to anyone willing to join their side. Genny visits Avitabile in prison. Avitabile charges Genny with tracking down the person who ratted him out to police. Police bust up one of Pietro’s drug…
SundanceTV’s GOMORRAH is lauded as “brooding, propulsive and totally addictive” (The New York Times) and “the second coming of The Sopranos” (The Guardian). Want more? Here are just a few ways to whet your appetite:
Ciro’s allies are dwindling. Meanwhile in Rome, Genny and Azzurra prepare to celebrate their love.
SundanceTV announced the renewal of its original non-fiction series Close Up With The Hollywood Reporter, produced in partnership with The Hollywood Reporter. The series returns Sun., Jun. 25 at 10AM/9c on SundanceTV.
Ciro hunts down Pietro’s messenger by tracing phone cards and phones. The trail leads to Patrizia’s shop.
Scianel overhears Marinella talking to someone on her phone. Marinella insists she was just watching TV.
Critics at Cannes and Beyond Are Calling Top of the Lake: China Girl “Brilliant,” “Gripping” and “Gloriously Weird”
The 2017 Cannes Film Festival lineup included television for the first time ever, featuring a six-episode marathon debut of director Jane Campion’s Top of the Lake: China Girl. Critics are embracing it, calling the return of the limited series “gripping and very eccentric,” and “wacky, different and so damn interesting.”
Patrizia tells Pietro that the Alliance is in turmoil after Prince’s death. She says Mulatto suspects Rosario of killing Prince and wants him dead.
SundanceTV and Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC TV Australia) together announce that Season 2 of the critically acclaimed, dystopian original drama series Cleverman will premiere Wednesday, June 28 at 10/9c on SundanceaTV in the U.S. and Thursday, June 29 at 9:30pm on ABC TV in Australia.
Ciro asks Don Aniello to act as guarantor for his upcoming meeting with Genny. Rosario urges Ciro to kill Pietro and Genny but Ciro maintains that it’s better to control the Savastanos rather than kill them.
At church, Conte gives a photo of his girlfriend, Nina, to an artist and asks the artist to paint the Holy Virgin in her likeness.
Gomorrah director Stefano Sollima reflects on his returning approach to Season 2, what it took to raise the bar for the new episodes, and the importance of remaining truthful to the gritty reality of organized crime in Italy. Gomorrah airs Wednesdays at 10/9c.
The third season of Hap and Leonard, will take inspiration from The Two-Bear Mambo, the third installment of Lansdale’s book series.
Medics rush Genny Savastano to the hospital, in critical condition but alive.
The Camorra, an Italian crime syndicate, serve as the inspiration behind Roberto Saviano’s series Gomorrah, which is based on Saviano’s novel of the same name. Saviano discusses Season 2′s major themes, the importance of telling complex stories and the ways in which Gomorrah’s tales of crime are applicable to the everyday viewer.
Leonard and Hap discover a boy’s skeleton underneath Leonard’s house along with red sneakers bearing the letters “B.B.” Detectives Marvin Hanson and Charlie Blank interrogate Hap and Leonard, who learn that no shoes were found at the crime scene.
You won’t want to miss the soundtrack, which features everything from Southern ’80s hip hop like Texas-born rapper The D.O.C. to legendary Americana icon Johnny Cash to current country rock artist Kasey Lansdale, daughter of the Hap and Leonard book series writer Joe R. Lansdale.
In a flashback, B.B. flees through a field and scrambles over the gate at the Old Hope Church. A man snatches him and kills him with a rock, then dumps the body and gate in Illium Moon’s pond.
We spoke to John “Spud” McConnell about how he got into the character of Beau Otis, the many twists the season took and how Beau’s scene with Hap in the woods was originally intended to play out very differently.
Journey back in time to witness one of Hap and Leonard’s young adventures in this never-before-seen story by Joe R. Lansdale, “In the River of the Dead”.