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NBC’s DC comic adaptation “Constantine” has gone through a rather major casting change. Lucy Griffiths, who had been cast as the show’s female lead, a character named Liv, will be written out after appearing in the pilot, and the role of sidekick and partner to Matt Ryan’s supernatural detective will now be played by Angelica Celaya. Unlike Liv, Celaya’s character Zed will be one familiar to fans of the comic books. In the comics, Zed is the wayward daughter of an evangelical family who helps Constantine with a rescue, ultimatelyRead More
Marry Me - Season Pilot

Posted On June 2, 2014By Layla HedgesIn Television

TV: NBC Sets Fall Premiere Schedule

NBC has announced its official premiere dates for both new and returning shows this fall. Most of the dramas take center stage premiering first in September while the comedies are mostly held for the start of October. A breakout hit of last season, “The Blacklist” gets the ball rolling with a premiere Monday, September 22nd at 10 pm (following reality competition staple “The Voice”). “Chicago Fire” returns Tuesday, September 23rd in the 10 pm time slot. Wednesday, September 24th, carries the first new show with “The Mysteries of Laura” premieringRead More
Constantine - Season Pilot
“Parenthood” fans can breathe a collective sigh of relief as, after a tense few days, NBC has officially renewed the popular Jason Katims family drama for one final 13 episode season. Now that they’ve locked in everything they’re picking up (12 new shows in addition to renewals) and dropping (“Community,” among others), they’ve also released their fall schedule, as well as some new photos trailers for their new shows. Below is the schedule, plus new looks at Casey Wilson in “Marry Me,” Cristin Milioti and Ben Feldman in “A toRead More
Constantine - Season Pilot
With the news earlier today that NBC has picked up to series supernatural comic book adaptation “Constantine,” we now also have the first official image from the show, featuring a scene between Matt Ryan’s titular character and Lucy Griffiths as the show’s female lead, Liv. Ryan’s John Constantine is “an enigmatic and irreverent con man-turned-reluctant supernatural detective who is thrust into the role of defending us against dark forces from beyond,” and is based off the DC comic book character. In the supporting cast, Griffiths’ Liv is described as “anRead More
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NBC has released the first official photo of Welsh actor Matt Ryan in full John Constantine garb in their pilot “Constantine,” based on the DC comic book character of the same name. Ryan certainly looks the part and quite close to his comic book counterpart, playing “an enigmatic and irreverent con man-turned-reluctant supernatural detective who is thrust into the role of defending us against dark forces from beyond.” In the supporting cast, Lucy Griffiths’ Liv is described as “an offbeat young lady” who can see the supernatural and teams upRead More
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British actress Lucy Griffiths has been set for the female lead role on NBC’s comic book adaptation pilot “Constantine,” joining Matt Ryan, who landed the titular role last month. Also now cast in the pilot are “Lost” alum Harold Perrineau and “True Detective” star Charles Halford. Ryan will take on the role of John Constantine, an antihero described as “an enigmatic and irreverent con man-turned-reluctant supernatural detective who is thrust into the role of defending us against dark forces from beyond.” Griffiths’ Liv is described as “an offbeat young lady”Read More
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It’s a hot comic book property headed for the small screen, and now it’s got itself a leading actor. Deadline reports Welsh actor Matt Ryan will play the titular role of “Constantine” in the NBC pilot from Davis S. Goyer, based on the DC comic book. Keanu Reeves, of course, played this role in the 2005 film adaptation of the same comic book property, but the series will likely be very different and have no connection to that at all. Now Ryan will take on the role of John Constantine,Read More