“It starts with the material,” says Tim Hutton, summing up the consensus of our panelists on CLOSE UP WITH THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER: DRAMA ACTORS. And good material doesn’t just happen in film anymore—TV networks are setting a new bar with their bolder, risker content.
SPOILER ALERT! With the Season Finale of RECTIFY fast approaching, it’s time to relive some of the most the intense and surprising moments from the Season 3. From Senator Foulkes’ stroke to Amantha’s revealing speech at the Thrifty Town conference, here are the moments that have kept us on the edge of our seats.
Break out the wind machines and the synthesizers! If love getting down to DEUTSCHLAND 83′s soundtrack, we’ve got an extra treat for you. Listen up for Olivia Newton John, The Police and more…
Interviews with the cast. Confidential files on the characters. Quizzes on each episode. Behind the scenes photos of the stars. And a special interview with The Hollywood Reporter.
At the height of the second Cold War in 1983, East German spymaster Lenora Rauch taps her young nephew, Martin, to infiltrate NATO General Wolfgang Edel’s staff in West Germany.
From East to West, DEUTSCHLAND 83′s thrilling season kept us on the edge of our seats, but which episode was your favorite? Read the recaps then vote in the poll below.
Can’t get enough of the SundanceTV spy thriller, DEUTSCHLAND 83? To celebrate the finale, we’ve compiled all the virtual 1983 mixtapes into one epic playlist–with hits from The Police, Culture Club and more–that’ll keep you rockin’ all night long.
Stamm listens to radio reports of the nationwide manhunt for him in progress, which is blocking his way across the East German border.
Generals Jackson and Edel move on to the second phase of Able Archer.
With every new episode of DEUTSCHLAND 83 comes a new playlist. To celebrate the explosive finale, series creator Anna Winger has given us her 1983 playlist. She would also like to note that she would add the entire “Flashdance” album, all of “Thriller,” and the entire “Synchronicity” album by The Police. Check out the playlist below:
This week, critics rave about DEUTSCHLAND 83′s “tense” penultimate episode, while Vox and Vulture recommend the series to TV fans everywhere.
Just in time for the season finale, this week’s virtual 1983 mixtape was created by DEUTSCHLAND 83 composer and German rocker, Reinhold Heil. Check out his top 80′s tracks, including songs from Grace Jones and New Order.
This week, reviewers marvel at RECTIFY’s series-long winning streak and last week’s episode’s remarkable ability to top the one before, while critics like Todd VanDerWerff of Vox make a case to place the “gorgeous, ruminative” series as the top of the TV drama heap.
“Breaking Bad” and “Better Call Saul” star Bob Odenkirk talks about what’s different about his latest Emmy nomination, his collaborations with David Cross and which actor surprised him at the CLOSE UP WITH THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER roundtable.
Samira Radsi, director of DEUTSCHLAND 83 episodes 106 – 108, talks to SundanceTV about the collaboration on set, the personal perspective she brought to the project and her feelings about being a director in a male-driven industry.
Want to watch DEUTSCHLAND 83 on repeat? Us too. To get started, we made a few gifs of some of the moments we love.
CLOSE UP WITH THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER kicks off with a dynamic group of actresses, Jessica Lange, Lizzy Caplan, Viola Davis, Ruth Wilson, Taraji P. Henson and Maggie Gyllenhaal, making some of the biggest splashes in television—despite the fact that all are best known for roles outside of TV.
Stacey Wilson, host of SundanceTV’s upcoming CLOSE UP WITH THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER and Awards & Special Projects Editor at THR, discusses her popular Emmy-nominee panels, the TV zeitgeist, and the art of the interview.
SPOILER ALERT! With the Season Finale of DEUTSCHLAND 83 fast approaching, it’s time to relive the most the intense and surprising moments from the series. From Martin’s (involuntary) conscription into the spy service to the shocking embassy bombing, these spoiler clips will prepare you for what’s next.
Stamm is on the run. Alex and Tischbier are no more. Annett has taken Yvonne per Schweppenstette’s orders. And nuclear war threatens the globe. The explosive series finale of DEUTSCHLAND 83, airing Wed., Aug 5 at 11/10c, is sure to be filled with drama. Want to know how to be ready for it? Check out these 10 ways to get ready for the DEUTSCHLAND 83 finale.
DEUTSCHLAND 83 composer Reinhold Heil gives up a deeper look into music in East and West Germany, the Stasi and what influenced his work on the series.
Stamm retrieves another coded communication from the stash-spot in the woods. The message reiterates that Able Archer is a nuclear first strike and tells Stamm to “prepare for war”.
THE HONORABLE WOMAN’s sole writer and director, Hugo Blick, discusses his personal history with the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the complex female characters at the heart of the series, and his multiple 2015 Emmy nominations.
This week, Margaret Lyon of Vulture raves about the “propulsive,” “exciting” DEUTSCHLAND 83 in a piece by Indiewire, while Decider talks to series star Jonas Nay.
Go Behind the Scenes With TV’s Hottest Actresses: Maggie Gyllenhaal, Taraji P. Henson, Viola Davis and More
Six of the year’s most buzzed about TV drama actresses, including Maggie Gyllenhaal (THE HONORABLE WOMAN), Lizzy Caplan (“Masters of Sex”), Ruth Wilson (“The Affair”), Taraji P. Henson (“Empire”), Viola Davis (“How to Get Away With Murder”), and Jessica Lange (“American Horror Story: Freak Show”), talk about race, sex and ageism in Hollywood on the premiere of Close Up With The Hollywood Reporter.” Get a sneak peek at some of the revelations now!
The A.V. Club highlights RECTIFY‘s unexpectedly effective black comedy while Entertainment Weekly and others demand awards recognition for the “powerful drama.”