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Friday, February 15, 2013

Kyle Chandler cast in Showtime's 'Vatican'

The "Friday Night Lights" alum will play Cardinal Thomas Duffy, the Archbishop of New York, Showtime announced. Chandler's character is described as progressive, which alarms some in the Catholic Church. The actor joins Matthew Goode and Sebastian more
Huffington Post ( 2/15/2013 1:32:50 PM -08:00 )

Kyle Chandler cast in Showtime's 'Vatican'
The Friday Night Lights and Zero Dark Thirty Emmy winner has been one of the most sought-after actors this TV pilot season. Chandler will play Cardinal Thomas Duffy, “the charismatic yet enigmatic Archbishop of New York, whose progressive leanings more
Entertainment Weekly ( 2/15/2013 1:09:05 PM -08:00 )

Actor Kyle Chandler to lead cast of Showtime's 'Vatican' pilot
Actor Kyle Chandler to lead cast of ShowtimeActor Kyle Chandler accepts the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series Emmy award for Friday Night Lights during the 63rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles on September 18, 2011. UPI/Jim Ruymen. License photo more
UPI.com ( 2/15/2013 2:19:44 PM -08:00 )

Showtime's 'The Vatican' scores Kyle Chandler
ShowtimeHeading to The Vatican (FILE) A file picture dated 18 September 2011 shows US actor Kyle Chandler holding his Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for his role in Friday Night Lights at the 63rd Annual Primetime Emmys Awards in more
Monsters and Critics.com ( 2/15/2013 2:09:12 PM -08:00 )

Friday Night Lights' Kyle Chandler Joins Vatican Pilot
Friday Night LightsFriday Night Lights' actor Kyle Chandler is returning to the small screen for a pretty high-profile pilot over at Showtime. In Vatican, Chandler is set to play Cardinal Thomas Duffy, a man with a modern outlook and a brazen attitude. In fact, as the Archbishop of more
Cinema Blend ( 2/15/2013 2:00:34 PM -08:00 )

Friday Night Lights Alum Kyle Chandler Cast in Showtime's New Ridley-Scott
Kyle Chandler (Friday Night Lights) has been cast in the lead role in Showtime's new drama pilot The Vatican. Set to begin production shortly under Ridley Scott's direction, The Vatican is a described as, “a contemporary genre thriller about spirituality, power more
IGN ( 2/15/2013 1:53:43 PM -08:00 )

'Friday Night Lights'' Kyle Chandler Joins Showtime's 'The Vatican'
A few months ago we brought you the news that Showtime and acclaimed director Ridley Scott were plotting an ambitious, if controversial move to craft a drama around the papal scene of 'The Vatican,' one surely spurred along by the recent real-life more
ScreenCrush ( 2/15/2013 1:49:42 PM -08:00 )

Kyle Chandler, Matthew Goode will lead Showtime's 'Vatican'
Kyle Chandler, Matthew Goode will lead ShowtimeShowtime has cloistered a trio of actors for its new pilot "The Vatican," with Kyle Chandler, Matthew Goode and Sebastian Koch joining the Ridley Scott-directed drama. The premium cable network announced on Friday (February 15) that Emmy-winning more
HitFix ( 2/15/2013 1:39:00 PM -08:00 )

Vatican: Kyle Chandler Lands Lead Role in Showtime's New Pilot
Vatican: Kyle Chandler Lands Lead Role in ShowtimeKyle Chandler It looks like Kyle Chandler is returning to television. Showtime as just announced that the former Friday Night Lights star has been cast in the lead role in the new Vatican pilot. Vatican is described as "a provocative contemporary genre thriller more
TVOvermind ( 2/15/2013 1:36:18 PM -08:00 )

Kyle 'Coach Taylor' Chandler Returns to TV for Showtime's 'Vatican'
Kyle After nearly two years without Friday Night Lights star Kyle Chandler on our television screens (to be fair, he was starring in big-screen hits like Super 8, Argo, and Zero Dark Thirty), the beloved actor has signed on for the starring role in Showtime's pilot The more
Hollywood.com ( 2/15/2013 1:32:55 PM -08:00 )

'Friday Night Lights' alum Kyle Chandler joins Showtime's 'The Vatican'
Showtime Fans of Kyle Chandler, you can commence your celebration immediately. The Emmy-winner has just booked his potential return to series TV, and it is on a network that knows a thing or two right now about putting out top-notch television: Showtime. more
CarterMatt.com ( 2/15/2013 1:32:43 PM -08:00 )

'Friday Night Lights'' Kyle Chandler returns to TV in 'The Vatican'
kyle-chandler.jpg Pretty much everyone in television has been clamoring for Kyle Chandler to come back to the medium that made him Coach Taylor for the last two years, but he's been quietly exploring a movie career with small roles in critically acclaimed more
Zap2it.com (blog) ( 2/15/2013 1:16:37 PM -08:00 )

Kyle Chandler to star in Showtime's 'Vatican'
Kyle Chandler to star in ShowtimeKyle Chandler is set to topline Showtime's "The Vatican," playing Cardinal Thomas Duffy, the Archbishop of New York. Drama from Sony Pictures TV is a provocative, contemporary thriller set against the modern-day political machinations within the Catholic more
Variety ( 2/15/2013 1:14:05 PM -08:00 )

Kyle Chandler to Star in Showtime's 'The Vatican' Pilot
The Friday Night Lights Emmy winner has been tapped to star in Showtime's drama pilot The Vatican, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. The Vatican, a contemporary thriller about spirituality, power and politics, is set against the modern-day political more
Hollywood Reporter ( 2/15/2013 1:12:08 PM -08:00 )

Kyle Chandler to Star In Showtime's 'Vatican' Pilot From Paul Attanasio And
Kyle Chandler to Star In ShowtimeKyle Chandler Vatican Showtime He has been one of the most wanted men for television series for the past two years. After passing on dozens of pilots, Kyle Chandler has finally picked his follow-up to Friday Night Lights, which won him an Emmy. Chandler more
Deadline.com ( 2/15/2013 1:04:19 PM -08:00 )

Pilot Scoop: Kyle Chandler Tees Up TV Return as Star of Showtime's The Vatican
Pilot Scoop: Kyle Chandler Tees Up TV Return as Star of ShowtimeThat's no doubt the feeling among Showtime execs, who just lured the Friday Night Lights superstar back to the small screen with a starring role in the drama pilot The Vatican. The project, directed by Ridley Scott and penned by Paul Attanasio (House), more
TVLine ( 2/15/2013 1:04:10 PM -08:00 )