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[09/03/19 - 10:00 AM]
"Watchmen" Debuts October 20, Exclusively on HBO
The series will air Sunday nights at 9:00/8:00c on the pay channel.

[07/24/19 - 03:35 PM]
HBO Drama Series "Watchmen" Debuts in October; From Executive Producer and Writer Damon Lindelof
The series embraces the nostalgia of the original groundbreaking graphic novel of the same name, while attempting to break new ground of its own.

[07/20/19 - 11:00 AM]
Video: "Watchmen" - San Diego Comic-Con Trailer - HBO
Based on the graphic novel, series debuts this October on HBO.

[05/08/19 - 10:01 AM]
Video: "Watchmen" - Official Tease - HBO
From Damon Lindelof, "Watchmen" is a modern-day reimagining of Alan Moore's groundbreaking graphic novel about masked vigilantes.

[02/24/19 - 12:34 PM]
Video: HBO Releases New Footage of 2019 Programming
The "It All Starts Here" promo will premiere tonight prior to the season finale of "True Detective."

[01/24/19 - 11:39 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, January 24
Updates include: FOX greenlights a pair of comedy pilots; Netflix eyes "Resident Evil" TV series; and NBC orders new pilot for "Friends-in-Law" comedy.

[01/11/19 - 11:25 PM]
Development Update: Friday, January 11
Updates include: Hong Chau cast in HBO's "Watchmen"; John Irwin brings "Funny People" to FOX; and NBC greenlights drama pilots "Emergence," "Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist."

[01/07/19 - 06:32 AM]
Video: HBO Releases New Footage from Upcoming Programming
Entitled "It All Starts Here #HBO2019," the spot features "Game of Thrones," "Euphoria," "Watchmen," "Big Little Lies" and more.

[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)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
10/20/19 - ???
STATUS:
currently airing (fall 2019)
TIME SLOT:
sundays from 9:00 PM-10:00 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (9 episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from HBO's press release, September 2019) WATCHMEN premieres SUNDAY, OCT. 20 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO. Set in an alternate history where masked vigilantes are treated as outlaws, WATCHMEN, from executive producer Damon Lindelof (Emmy(R) winner for "Lost"; HBO's "The Leftovers") embraces the nostalgia of the original groundbreaking graphic novel of the same name, while attempting to break new ground of its own. Nicole Kassell directs the pilot from a script written by Lindelof. WATCHMEN is produced for HBO by White Rabbit in association with Warner Bros. Television; executive producer/writer, Damon Lindelof; executive producer/director, Nicole Kassell; executive producer, Tom Spezialy; executive producer/director, Stephen Williams; executive producer, Joseph Iberti. Based on the iconic graphic novel co-created and illustrated by Dave Gibbons and published by DC.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Andrew Howard
· Don Johnson as Judd Crawford
· Dylan Schombing
· Frances Fisher as Jane Crawford
· Hong Chau as Lady Trieu
· Jacob Ming-Trent
· James Wolk
· Jean Smart as Laurie Blake
· Jeremy Irons
· Louis Gossett, Jr. as Will Reeves
· Regina King as Angela Abar
· Sara Vickers as Ms. Crookshanks
· Tim Blake Nelson as Looking Glass
· Tom Mison as Mr. Phillips
· Yahya Abdul-Mateen II as Cal Abar
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