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[11/08/18 - 11:15 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, November 8
Updates include: Lionsgate mulls "Orange Is the New Black" sequel series; Jeremy Irvine, Brian J. Smith first to board USA's "Treadstone"; and David Simon, Ed Burns bring "The Plot Against America" to HBO.

[11/05/18 - 11:15 PM]
Development Update: Monday, November 5
Updates include: MTV eyes "Undressed" revival; James Wolk cast in HBO's "Watchmen"; and Bob Kushell dismissed from CBS's "Fam."

[10/04/18 - 12:15 PM]
HBO/Cinemax Programming Overview - Fall 2018
The company recaps its plans for the rest of the year and beyond.

[09/20/18 - 11:11 AM]
Oscar and Golden Globe-Winning Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross of Nine Inch Nails Set to Compose Music for Damon Lindelof's "Watchmen"
Set in an alternate history where "superheroes" are treated as outlaws, "Watchmen" embraces the nostalgia of the original groundbreaking graphic novel while attempting to break new ground of its own.

[08/17/18 - 11:18 AM]
HBO Announces Series Order for Damon Lindelof's "Watchmen"
Set in an alternate history where "superheroes" are treated as outlaws, "Watchmen" embraces the nostalgia of the original groundbreaking graphic novel while attempting to break new ground of its own.

[08/07/18 - 11:36 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, August 7
Updates include: NBC passes on third season for "Trial & Error"; Abigail Spencer to lead Hulu's "Reprisal"; and Ryan Murphy reveals latest bound for FX's "American Horror Story."

[06/29/18 - 11:05 PM]
Development Update: Friday, June 29
Updates include: NBC's "Champions," Freeform's "Famous in Love" and History's "Six" all get the ax; James Duff signs onto "Star Trek: Discovery"; and HBO's "Watchmen" pilot continues to add cast.

[06/28/18 - 11:51 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, June 28
Updates include: FOX shutters freshman comedy "Ghosted"; Danny McBride, John Goodman to lead HBO's "The Righteous Gemstones"; and Amazon orders three young adult projects to pilot.

[06/26/18 - 11:45 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, June 26
Updates include: Jeremy Irons signs onto HBO's "Watchmen" pilot; Callie Thorne to star in Denis Leary's "Erase" at USA; and FOX looks to import puppet show "Les Guignols."

[05/23/18 - 11:30 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, May 23
Updates include: HBO's "Watchmen" sets principal cast; Ryan Guzman joins the cast of FOX's "9-1-1"; and Zachary Levi to recur on Amazon's "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel."

[01/30/18 - 11:31 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, January 30
Updates include: Showtime's "Dice," Hulu's "Shut Eye" get the axe; The CW locks in six more drama pilots; and Nicole Kassell to helm "Watchmen" pilot for HBO.

[01/18/18 - 11:14 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, January 18
Updates include: Gabrielle Union-led "Bad Boys" spin-off gets pilot order from NBC; Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Catherine Dyer to visit FOX's "The Resident"; and Damon Lindelof renews overall deal with Warner Bros. Television.

[09/20/17 - 11:19 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, September 20
Updates include: The CW eyes "The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina" from "Riverdale" team; Sam Waterston to drop by "Law & Order: SVU"; and Damon Lindelof's "Watchmen" gets pilot order at HBO.

[06/20/17 - 11:44 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, June 20
Updates include: Kim Rhodes to star in potential "Supernatural" spin-off; Damon Lindelof in talks for HBO's "Watchmen"; and Tip "T.I." Harris to lead "Atlanta's Most Wanted" at FOX.

[10/01/15 - 11:36 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, October 1
Updates include: USA cancels summer drama "Graceland"; HBO in "preliminary discussions" for "Watchmen" TV series; and Left Bank Pictures developing a "Strike Back" feature film.







WATCHMEN (HBO)
Premieres in TBA 2019 (Exact Date TBA)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
???
STATUS:
new in 2019/2020 (date TBA)
TIME SLOT:
not on the schedule
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (??? episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from HBO's press release, October 2018) WATCHMEN: Set in an alternate history where "superheroes" are treated as outlaws, this drama series from executive producer Damon Lindelof embraces the nostalgia of the original groundbreaking graphic novel of the same name while attempting to break new ground of its own. The cast includes: Regina King, Jeremy Irons, Don Johnson, Tim Blake Nelson, Louis Gossett Jr., Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Andrew Howard, Tom Mison, Frances Fisher, Jacob Ming-Trent, Sara Vickers and Dylan Schombing. Produced for HBO by White Rabbit in association with Warner Bros. Television, based on characters from DC; executive producer/writer Damon Lindelof; executive producer/pilot director, Nicole Kassell; executive producer, Tom Spezialy; executive producer/director, Stephen Williams; executive producer, Joseph Iberti. Debuts in 2019.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Adelaide Clemens as Pirate Jenny
· Adelynn Spoon
· Andrew Howard as Red Scare
· Don Johnson
· Dylan Schombing
· Frances Fisher
· Jacob Ming-Trent
· James Wolk
· Jean Smart
· Jeremy Irons
· Lily Rose Smith
· Louis Gossett, Jr. as Old Man
· Regina King as Angela Abar
· Sara Vickers
· Tim Blake Nelson
· Tom Mison
· Yahya Abdul-Mateen II
CREW INFORMATION:
· Alan Moore as BOOK
· Damon Lindelof as CRTR/EP
· Dave Gibbons as BOOK
· Joseph Iberti as EP
· Nicole Kassell as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Stephen Williams as DIR/EP
· Tom Spezialy as EP
GENRE(S):
· based on a comic book
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· DC Comics
· Warner Bros. Television
· White Rabbit