When Twilight author Stephenie Meyer first announced a new supernatural TV series in the works called The Rook, some wondered if this might be related, somehow, to her enormously popular vampire and werewolf romances. Meyer will share producing duties with showrunner Stephen Garrett (The Night Manager). Until the Lionsgate-Starz acquisition at the end of a year ago, Starz was controlled by Liberty Media's John Malone, who's also a Lionsgate investor and sits on its board.
The Rook, which is based on the book by Daniel O'Malley, follows a young woman who is pursued by paranormal entities and is working to come to grips with her own abilities.
No word on casting yet, but Stephenie will co-executive produce.
Starz President and CEO Chris Albrecht spoke about the show, stating, "A high-end series aimed right at the sweet spot of our audience, The Rook is a great addition to a Starz slate loaded with the most exciting new and returning series offered by any platform anywhere". Lionsgate will distribute the show in the rest of the world.
The series, produced by Lionsgate in partnership with Liberty Global, is executive produced by Stephen Garrett alongside Meyer and Meghan Hibbett.
The series, which comes from Lionsgate and Liberty Global, will premiere on the cabler in 2018.
So begins the letter Myfanwy Thomas is holding when she awakes in a London park surrounded by corpses - all wearing latex gloves (and startled expressions). The woman is tracked down by sinister entities and must come to terms with the odd "abilities" she now possesses. She now has to uncover her past and resume her position at the head of England's secret supernatural service, before the turncoats who stole her memories try to finish what they started.
The reason I like him so much is I often disagree with him, but I'd never believed he was a man who lacks integrity or fair play. We'll know soon enough, but Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price might want to keep his medical license current.
The panel had requested that both appear at a hearing scheduled for Wednesday, and threatened to issue subpoenas if they refused. The two said that late Monday night they issued a subpoena to compel Manafort's participation in Wednesday's hearing.
Watergate analogies have been too casually invoked over the last six months, but they're looking more relevant by the day. Trump told The New York Times that if Mueller looks at anything involving his business dealings, "that's a violation".
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The decision sent his political opponents into the streets handing out candies and beating drums in celebration. Sharif has been banned from participating in politics for not being "truthful and honest".
He had bowed out of any involvement in that probe after acknowledged meeting with Russia's ambassador during the campaign. Trump raised eyebrows again on Saturday with an unusual public suggestion that Republican lawmakers owe him fealty.
Ironically perhaps, Boyd's team have again disadvantaged them by losing at Ellis Park despite leading 22-3 at one stage. While it's a potential nightmare scenario for the Crusaders and their fans, for Ackermann, it's a dream come true.
Desde 2010, Priebus había presidido el Comité Nacional Republicano , y se había distinguido por su capacidad de recaudación. Según medios estadounidenses, Priebus habría presentado su dimisión este jueves, algo que Trump no precisó en sus mensajes.
Cormier is the second-best light heavyweight in the world and one of the pound-for-pound best fighters in the sport today. I've yet to have that fight where we see me pour it all on. "My nickname came from my first fight poster".
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Garcia beats Broner to keep unbeaten record
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Gardner homers, Judge cracks tooth, Yanks top Rays 6-5 in 11
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Neymar tells teammates he will be leaving Barcelona
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Opals qualify for 2018 World Cup
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