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Posted Thursday 2/15/18 at 9:04PM EST
Lifetime's Harry & Meghan: A Royal Romance casts Princess Diana and Queen Elizabeth II
New Zealand actress Bonnie Soper will take on the role of Princess Di, while Fargo vet Margaret Sullivun will play the matriarch of the Royal family.
Posted Thursday 2/15/18 at 4:30AM EST
Lifetime's Harry & Meghan: The Royal Romance begins filming
Do Murray Fraser and Parisa Fitz-Henley look like Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on the set of their Lifetime film?
Posted Friday 2/09/18 at 3:08PM EST
Here’s your first look at Lifetime’s Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, together
Parisa Fitz-Henley has offered the first glimpse of her and co-star Murray Fraser on Day One of filming Harry & Meghan: A Royal Romance. ALSO: Wendy Williams claims Markle applied for a job on her talk show.
Posted Friday 2/09/18 at 5:53AM EST
UnReal's new boss examined what went wrong in Season 2
Stacy Rukeyser, who has been promoted to showrunner from executive producer on the Lifetime series, says she was well aware of the Season 2 criticism. "When I got the bump to be the showrunner for Season 3, that was the first thing that I started with," she said "I wasn't going to pretend that the things that had happened in the second season hadn't happened or try to ignore them in any way.”
Posted Monday 2/05/18 at 3:25PM EST
Lifetime's A Royal Romance movie finds its Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
With three months to go before the Suits star and her Royal beau tie the knot, Lifetime has cast Victoria actor Murray Fraser to take on the role of Prince Harry and Midnight, Texas alum Parisa Fitz-Henley as Meghan Markle in the TV movie Harry & Meghan: A Royal Romance. Fitz-Henley has also appeared on Marvel shows Luke Cage and Jessica Jones, playing Reva Connors. Production on the film begins later this week in Vancouver and Los Angeles, with Lifetime aiming for a spring premiere. The real-life wedding is scheduled for May 19.
Posted Friday 1/19/18 at 10:48PM EST
Dance Moms’ Abby Lee Miller is set to leave federal prison on Feb. 20
Miller is five months into her one year and one day sentence for fraud, but Deadline reports she’ll be getting an early release to a halfway house after serving less than half her sentence.
Posted Monday 1/15/18 at 3:55PM EST
Lifetime has a Prince Harry & Meghan Markle movie in the works
Harry & Meghan: The Royal Love Story will chronicle the relationship of the Suits star and her Royal beau after being set up on a date by their mutual friends. The movie is currently casting and there’s no word on when it will air, but Lifetime showed the TV movie William & Kate 11 days before Prince William married Catherine Middleton in 2011. As Deadlines notes, “the nuptials between Prince Harry and Los Angeles native Markle are set for May 19, so an early May premiere date would appear fitting.”
Posted Monday 1/15/18 at 3:55PM EST
Lifetime’s entire scripted slate was created by and run by women
The female-run shows have made a difference in the #MeToo era, several of the Lifetime showrunners said at the TV press tour. “We absolutely have created a safe space in our writers room, on our set and with our actors,” said UnReal showrunner Stacy Rukeyser. “(But) when you’ve got a couple hundred people working on a show, stuff comes up."
Posted Wednesday 1/10/18 at 2:41AM EST
Check out UnReal’s Season 3 official trailer
Is the fictional Everlasting in limbo?
Posted Thursday 1/04/18 at 5:21PM EST
Shiri Appleby agrees UnReal’s second season was disappointing, promises Season 3 will be better
“I mean, I kind of agreed,” she says of critics of the Lifetime series inspired by The Bachelor. “I felt the same way. But it was sort of like, ‘Okay, it’s here in print, so let’s just address it and make the show better.’”
Posted Friday 12/15/17 at 5:32PM EST
Rob Lowe is set to direct and star in a remake of The Bad Seed for Lifetime
He’ll play the father of a young daughter who is the personification of evil, taken on the gender-switched role originally played by Nancy Kelly in the 1956 film.
Posted Monday 12/11/17 at 4:07PM EST
Introducing the Project Runway: All-Stars Season 6 cast
Half of the contestants are rookies and half are veterans in the upcoming season.
Posted Thursday 12/07/17 at 8:21PM EST
Lifetime unveils the trailer for the Corey Haim-Corey Feldman biopic
A Tale of Two Coreys will delve into the life of the two 1980s teen icons on Jan. 6.
Posted Tuesday 12/05/17 at 3:06PM EST
Laverne Cox to host Lifetime’s Glam Masters makeup competition series
Kim Karadashian is producing the reality show which will feature her longtime makeup artist Mario Dedivanovic, and the Orange Is the New Black star, who will also serve as a judge.
Posted Friday 12/01/17 at 2:06PM EST
UnReal bringing back Breeda Wool
The actress will reprise her role as closeted, Christian, lesbian Everlasting contestant Faith in Season 4.