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Toby Jones Joins Shyamalan’s ‘Wayward Pines’

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013 by Rohan |

According to the report by Deadline, actor Toby Jones has joined Matt Dillon, Melissa Leo and Carla Gugino to star in Shyamalan’s event series, Wayward Pines for Fox. The series is based on the novel, Pines, written by Blake Crouch. Jones will be playing Dr. Jenkins, a charismatic and mysterious psychiatrist who treats a Secret… continue reading »

Carla Gugino joins ‘Wayward Pines’

Friday, July 12th, 2013 by Paul Martin |

Carla Gugino has joined Matt Dillon in the cast of M. Night Shyamalan’s first television series Wayward Pines, which is coming to Fox next summer. Gugino will take the role of Kate Hewson, Ethan’s (Dillon) ex-Secret Service partner and a resident of Wayward Pines. The character is described as smart, capable, loyal, fiery, blunt and… continue reading »

Those who are not aware, writer/director/producer Shyamalan will debut his first TV project for FOX in 2014; he will be executive producing and directing the project. Based on the book of the same name, ‘Wayward Pines’ will be starring Matt Dillon and Academy Award winning actress Melissa Leo (The Fighter). Folks at Production Weekly report… continue reading »

Shyamalan and his associates are seeking somewhere with an “idyllic small-town look” that’s “near a forest with pine trees,” according to Sharon Pinkenson, executive director of the Greater Philadelphia Film Office. Bucks County is ready for its close-up. Two towns — Doylestown and Sellersville — are among the locations being scouted for a new television… continue reading »

M. Night Shyamalan talks ‘Wayward Pines’

Tuesday, June 11th, 2013 by Paul Martin |

In the recent interview with, M. Night Shyamalan answered a few questions about Wayward Pines, the special event series coming to Fox next year. What’s next for you as a director? Shyamalan: I’m doing a pilot for TV, and I’m overseeing all the writing of it, so it’s really exciting. What about… continue reading »

Fox studios officially green lit their first event series, a 10 episode drama to be directed by none other than Shyamalan himself. The film-maker’s upcoming action/adventure, After Earth, starring Will Smith and Jaden Smith in the lead is only 3 weeks away from its theatrical release. (May 31). The series titled, Wayward Pines, is going… continue reading »

FOX and Shyamalan developing a new event series

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013 by Rohan |

On Tuesday, January 8, 2012, FOX network, at the Television Critics Association winter TV previews announced that M.Night Shyamalan is developing a new event series, Wayward pines, for their network. The drama is inspired by Blake Crouche’s bestselling novel Pines, which follows the Secret Service agent, Ethan Burke as he tracks down two missing agents… continue reading »