Thor and Girl with the Dragon Tattoo actor Stellan Skarsgård has joined Quarry, the Cinemax pilot based on a series of novels by Max Allan Collins.
Steven Soderbergh is in negotiations with Cinemax to direct and produce The Knick, a New York City-based period drama starring Clive Owen.
A fast-paced trailer has debuted for Transporter: The Series, the upcoming Cinemax drama that sees Chris Vance step into the role of Frank Martin, the driver who will deliver anything, anywhere, for the right price.
HBO has announced that True Blood creator Alan Ball will step aside as showrunner following the upcoming fifth season, continuing only in “a supervisory role” if the drama is renewed.
Cinemax has given a series order to Banshee, an action drama from True Blood creator Alan Ball and authors Jonathan Tropper and David Schickler about an ex-con who assumes the identity of a small-town sheriff.
Chris Vance (Lost, Burn Notice) will take the wheel in the cable network’s adaptation of Luc Besson’s hit movie franchise. Andrea Osvárt will play Frank Martin’s handler.
The U.S. cable channel has given a 12-episode commitment to a $48-million series based on writer-producer Luc Besson’s popular action-movie franchise.