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May 16th, 2017

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Powers Boothe, a prolific character actor on the small and big screen, died Sunday in Los Angeles. He was 68.

According to his rep, Boothe died in his sleep Sunday morning of natural causes.

The veteran actor was best known for playing snarling villains like Curly Bill Brocious in the 1993 Western “Tombstone” and saloon owner Cy Tolliver in HBO’s “Deadwood.”

He also appeared in several comic book shows and movies,

 » Read more: Powers Boothe, ‘Deadwood,’ ‘Sin City’…

 

April 20th, 2017

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Al Swearengen

There’s been some movement on HBO’s long-gestating Deadwood revival, according to Al Swearengen himself.

Series creator David Milch’s “two-hour movie script has been delivered to HBO,” Ian McShane reveals to TVLine exclusively, before adding with a laugh, “If they don’t deliver [a finished product], blame them.”

McShane, who has a starring role in Starz’ American Gods (premiering April 30), says he’s spoken to Milch “about some of” the script.

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April 11th, 2017

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In unexpectedly great news, HBO has announced that they’re going ahead with a third season of their detective anthology series “True Detective,” and have brought in a steady hand to help creator and writer Nic Pizzolatto.

That hand? David Milch, the creator of the network’s iconic western series “Deadwood” according to EW. So far, Pizzolatto has reportedly penned at least the first two episodes of the new season.

Milch isn’t expected to serve as showrunner,

 » Read more: “Deadwood” Creator Joins “True Detectiv…

 

January 2nd, 2017

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Monday 3 August 2015 09.49 EDT Last modified on Thursday 11 August 2016 06.16 EDT

Deadwood star Ian McShane is to join the cast of HBO’s Game of Thrones for season six, it has been reported.

McShane is best known for his Golden Globe-winning role playing brothel owner Al Swearengen in HBO’s western drama Deadwood.

He has also had roles in movies including Kung Fu Panda,

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September 24th, 2016

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An exclusive excerpt from ‘TV (The Book),’ a definitive ranking of every show ever

By Alan Sepinwall and Matt Zoller Seitz

Whenever arguments are held about the best TV dramas of all time, and particularly of this modern golden age, Deadwood  — like Deadwood’s craven mayor, E. B. Farnum (William Sanderson), whenever there’s important scheming to do — gets left out. It’s not that people can’t recognize the brilliant performances,

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July 2nd, 2016

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No deals have been made for a Deadwood movie among the canceled Western’s cast, but star Ian McShane says he’s totally on board if HBO decides to pull the trigger.

Creator David Milch has been working on a script for HBO for the long-long-long awaited Deadwood movie, something the network has confirmed, but nothing has been greenlit. 

 » Read more: Ian McShane says he would be on board…

 

February 26th, 2016

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Jeff Bridges Will Star in David Milch’s Adaptation of ‘Shadow Country’
Posted on Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016 by Jack Giroux

Deadwood fans saw a slight flicker of hope last month for the long-awaited sequel to the series. Concluding David Milch‘s riveting series as an HBO film has been talked about for years, but it’s finally seeming, oddly, more realistic as the years go by.

HBO programming president, Michael Lombardo,

 » Read more: HBO Waiting on Mr. Milch to finish current pr…

 

February 13th, 2016

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DEADWOOD | Romantics would have us believe that Calamity Martha Jane Canary, who rode into Deadwood in the summer of 1876 with Wild Bill Hickok and Colorado Charlie Utter, was a fragrant, mild-mannered frontier scout and sharpshooter welcomed into the fledgling, woman-starved mining camp.

Actress Doris Day, renowned for her portrayal of virtuous women, even portrayed her as such in the 1953 comedic-musical-romance movie, “Calamity Jane,” a real buckskin-clad woman forced to rescue her love interest from Native Americans.

 » Read more: Calamity Jane was a complex western character…

 

February 4th, 2016

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Patrick Stone (a.k.a. ptrix23 on InstaGram ) says:

T.B…Working on HBO’s DEADWOOD! We’re making the movie soon. Can’t wait to kill me a bunch-a more cowboys…. Ha!

We can’t wait either, Patrick!

 

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January 16th, 2016

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Ian McShane, Timothy Olyphant, Molly Parker and the rest kept busy after the HBO series ended.

By: Adam Proteau, Special to the Star, Published on Sat Jan 16 2016

Deadwood has been off the air for nearly a decade, but the HBO series’ stellar group of actors moved on to do great work after. Here’s a look at what key cast members have added to their resumés and where they are today:

Timothy Olyphant (Sheriff Seth Bullock)
The heartthrob actor starred in FX’s Justified from 2010-15,

 » Read more: Where the Denizens of Deadwood landed…

 

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