TNT Announces the Cancellation of LEVERAGE

After 5 seasons, TNT’s LEVERAGE will say goodbye on Christmas night at 9 p.m. Tonight, TNT’s Kevin Little announced the end of the series. We are honored to have worked with executive producer Dean Devlin, Electric Entertainment, creators John Rogers and Chris Downey, and all the cast and production crew on Leverage. We look forward to exploring new opportunities to work with them again in the future. We also want to thank the passionately devoted fans of Leverage, who have been the driving force behind its success. The series stars Timothy Hutton, Gina Bellman, Christian Kane, Beth Riesgraf and Aldis Hodge as a group of...

DVD Review: LEVERAGE The Fourth Season

Fox Home Entertainment Release date: July 17th, 2012 Leverage is a show that plays perfectly into a part of story telling of the everyman getting back his own. It’s a time tested formula that works. Burn Notice is similar, The Equalizer did it, Travis McGee was great at it. The key is having an opponent or villain to rally against. Our heroes are pure in motivation, or close to it and then set about getting back what the bad guys have stolen or swindled. In the Equalizer and Burn Notice it’s people with a background in espionage acting as white knights helping people who have been taken advantage of.  It Takes a Thief had a professional...

TNT announces Summer premiere dates, details on se...

TNT has announced the premiere dates for their summer season. Many cable networks take advantage of the quiet Summer period to run shows, it allows them to avoid competing with new programming from the networks. In addition to the premiere dates, TNT also released details of shows currently in development. The last couple of years have been a time of change for the cabler. SAVING GRACE ended and THE CLOSER is preparing to. TNT has been aggressively increasing programming. Some shows, like RIZZOLI & ISLES and the NBC transplant SOUTHLAND, have found an audience while others, like MEMPHIS BEAT and DARK BLUE, never caught on. This Summer...

LEVERAGE Season Four comes home in July

July 17th sees the DVD release of LEVERAGE: Season Four, the hit TNT series featuring a merry band of crooks that now steal from the corrupt for the little guy. The series stars Oscar-winner Timothy Hutton, Gina Bellman, Christian Kane, Beth Riesgraf and Aldis Hodge. In Season Four of LEVERAGE, the team faces bigger challenges than ever before. Along with navigating Nate’s struggle with his inner demons, the team must deal with an overzealous public relations expert (guest star Michael Gladis); a millionaire who pays to have himself moved up on a heart-transplant waiting list; a woman who profits from people’s grief through a funeral scam;...

TNT announces 2012 Summer Premiere Dates

TNT has announced the premiere dates for the upcoming summer season, including RIZZOLI & ISLES, THE CLOSER, LEVERAGE as well as the debuts of MAJOR CRIMES and PERCEPTION. RIZZOLI & ISLES •    Season Premiere: Tuesday, June 5, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) •    Season 3: 10 summer episodes For the past two summers, Angie Harmon and Sasha Alexander have proven that two heads are better than one in this drama series based on the crime novels by best-selling author Tess Gerritsen. As Boston detective Jane Rizzoli and medical examiner Maura Isles, the pair share a quirky chemistry and put away some of Boston’s most notorious criminals. FRANKLIN...