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Life on Mars (tv program)

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  • Goodbye, Billy Clyde Tuggle

    Goodbye, Billy Clyde Tuggle
    Once, any description of over-the-top acting was considered a slam. No more. Matthew Cowles helped change that with his colorful villainy as Billy Clyde Tuggle on "All My Children." Fans of that old ABC daytime drama marveled at how Cowles energized the...
  • 'Life on Mars' Creator, 'Notting Hill' Producer Start 'Stop!'

    LONDON -- "Life on Mars" creator Tony Jordan (pictured) and "Notting Hill" producer Duncan Kenworthy are teaming up to produce "Stop! In the Name of Love," a 10-part musical TV drama that spins around the sounds of Motown. The skein will use the music...
  • 'Terra Nova' review: Little new ground covered in otherwise exciting family drama

    'Terra Nova' review: Little new ground covered in otherwise exciting family drama
    FOX has been touting the release of "Terra Nova" for the better part of the past two years. First announced in May 2010, before a single frame was shot, its pedigree (producer Steven Spielberg) and hype make for the perfect storm of overexposure and...
  • Open letter to Gov. Schwarzenegger re: SAG talks

    Open letter to Gov. Schwarzenegger re: SAG talks
    To: Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger Re: Screen Actors Guild talks GOVERNOR, YOU were so inspiring when talking about the American dream back in 2004. Remember? At the Republican convention, you told everyone what a great place this country is. You...
  • 'Ashes to Ashes' on BBC America

    'Ashes to Ashes' on BBC America
    “Ashes to Ashes,” which premieres tonight on BBC America, is a sequel to “Life on Mars,” the 2006 series whose American remake ABC has just canceled. It's an unlikely thing, given that the first series' main character killed...
  • 'Life on Mars' Channels the Spirit of the '70s

  • Ratings: 'Eleventh Hour' Up, 'Life on Mars' Down

    Fast National ratings for Thursday, Oct. 16, 2008 CBS gained the upper hand in the battle of British remakes on Thursday as "Eleventh Hour" improved on its premiere while ABC's "Life on Mars" dropped off. CBS easily won the night with a 9.1 rating/15...
  • Veteran Directors Take Pilot Controls

    ABC hasn't done a whole lot of casting on its pilots yet, but it has landed directors for two of its drama projects. CBS has also filled a director's chair, hiring multiple Emmy winner James Burrows to helm one of its comedy pilots. At ABC, Gary...
  • 'Mars' Mission May End for David E. Kelley

    David E. Kelley's remake of "Life on Mars" has a strong chance of joining ABC's lineup next season -- albeit possibly without Kelley. The "Boston Legal" and "Ally McBeal" creator is reportedly reconsidering his involvement with the show, at least in part...
  • 'Boston Legal' Pickup Ensures 'Life on Mars'

    The future of "Life on Mars" looks more certain at ABC, now that the network has renewed "Boston Legal" for a fifth season. David E. Kelley's Emmy-winning legal drama will return to ABC in the fall, albeit with a somewhat tighter budget. The network...
  • ABC's New Schedule Features Stability, 'Scrubs'

    Most of your favorite ABC shows will return for the 2008-09 season in their familiar time periods, as the network's Tuesday (May 13) scheduling announcement included very few major changes. In total, ABC's upfront presentation showcased only five new...
  • ABC's 2008 fall lineup holds firm, with a dose of 'Scrubs' added

    ABC's 2008 fall lineup holds firm, with a dose of 'Scrubs' added
    Tuesday was the second day of the weeklong "upfronts" held in New York City where the major television networks gather annually to present their new programming to media buyers. NEW YORK -- As expected, ABC President of Entertainment Steve McPherson...