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Posted Wednesday 1/16/19 at 2:04PM EST
See the trailer for WGN America's Gone, starring Chris Noth
The drama revolving around a special task force that solves missing persons and abduction cases also stars Danny Pino and Leven Rambin. Gone premieres Feb. 27.
Posted Monday 1/14/19 at 2:14PM EST
Dog the Bounty Hunter signs on for a new reality show on WGN America
Source: The Hollywood Reporter
Dog's Most Wanted will follow Duane "Dog" Chapman as he, his wife Beth and a team of professionals tracks down a "bucket list" of wanted fugitives. It will mark WGN America's first realitiy show win five years. Chapman gained fame by starring in A&E's Dog the Bounty Hunter from 2004 to 2012.
Posted Wednesday 6/27/18 at 1:16PM EDT
Alyson Hannigan to recur on WGN America's Pure
She'll appear on Season 2 of the Mennonite crime drama, playing "a lapsed Mennonite who is nobody’s fool and has been helping her lawyer-boyfriend funnel a fortune in cartel cash through a local bank."
Posted Tuesday 6/12/18 at 1:37PM EDT
WGN America orders detective procedurals starring Jerry O'Connell and Chris Noth
On Carter, O'Connell will play a TV actor who plays a detective who transforms into a real-life detective. On Gone, Noth joins Leven Rambin and Danny Pino in a drama in which Rambin is part of a special FBI task force that solves abductions.
Posted Thursday 4/12/18 at 10:36PM EDT
WGN America schedules a Law & Order "Before They Were Famous" marathon
Source: TV Insider
The marathon, airing all-day Friday, will feature guest actors such as Ellen Pompeo, Allison Janney, Samuel L. Jackson, Jennifer Garner, Claire Danes and Julianna Margulies.
Posted Thursday 3/29/18 at 2:13PM EDT
WGN America picks up Last Man Standing reruns
The pickup of Tim Allen's conservative-leaning sitcom comes on the heels of Roseanne's massive ratings, which have prompted some conservatives to demand ABC revive Last Man Standing.
Posted Tuesday 2/20/18 at 1:46PM EST
WGN sets premiere date for 100 Code starring the late Michael Nyqvist and Dominic Monaghan
The Swedish-American thriller in which Monaghan plays an NYPD detective who visits Sweden to advise the Stockholm PD debuts May 29. Monaghan's detective is paired with Nyqvist's Swedish cop character who has an aversion to American culture. Nyqvist died last June of lung cancer at age 56.
Posted Friday 12/08/17 at 9:21PM EST
Chance the Rapper became “Chance the Weatherman” for a Chicago TV station
Watch the recent SNL host try his hand as a WGN weatherman.