tv.broadwayworld.com
BANSHEE
Click Here for Articles About BANSHEE

Cinemax Renews Action Series BANSHEE for Second Season

Related Links
Season 3 of Emmy Winning Series BANSHEE Returns to Cinemax 1/9Season 3 of Emmy Winning Series BANSHEE Returns to Cinemax 1/9
December 19, 2014
VIDEO: New Trailer for BANSHEE Season 3VIDEO: New Trailer for BANSHEE Season 3
November 18, 2014
Cinemax to Premiere Season 3 of BANSHEE, 1/9Cinemax to Premiere Season 3 of BANSHEE, 1/9
November 04, 2014
Disney XD Announces October Programming HighlightsDisney XD Announces October Programming Highlights
September 29, 2014
Related: BANSHEE, Cinemax

CineMax has renewed the action series Banshee for a second season, scheduled to debut in 2014, it was announced today by Kary Antholis, president, HBO Miniseries and CineMax Programming. The show is currently in its first season, with episodes debuting Friday at 10:00 p.m. (ET/PT).

Executive produced by Jonathan Tropper, David Schickler, Peter Macdissi, Alan Ball and Greg Yaitanes, Banshee stars Antony Starr (RUSH) as Lucas Hood, an ex-con and master thief who assumes the identity of the sheriff of Banshee, Pa., where he continues his criminal activities, even as he's Hunted by the shadowy gangsters he betrayed years earlier. Scripts for the first season are conceived and written by Tropper and Schickler. Writers John Romano (MONK), Evan Dunsky (TWO AND A HALF MEN), and Doug Jung (HBO's BIG LOVE) join Schickler and Tropper for season two.

Also starring in season one of the series are: Ivana Milicevic (CHARLIE'S ANGELS HBO's MIND OF THE MARRIED MAN), Ulrich Thomsen (THE CELEBRATION), Frankie Faison (THE GOOD WIFE, HBO's THE WIRE), Hoon Lee (PREMIUM RUSH), Rus Blackwell (BURN NOTICE, HBO's RECOUNT), Matt Servitto (HBO's THE SOPRANOS), Demetrius Grosse (JUSTIFIED), Trieste Kelly Dunn (Brothers and Sisters), Ryann Shane (BLUE BLOODS), Daniel Ross Owens (PRISON BREAK), Lili Simmons (FAT KID RULES THE WORLD) and Ben Cross (STAR TREK, BEN-HUR).

The ten-episode first season of BANSHEE, which began Jan. 11, has inspired critical raves, with the Hollywood Reporter calling it "taut, entertaining and smart," and the Wall Street Journal describing the show as "enticing" and "indisputably satisfying."

For more on the series, visit cinemax.com/banshee, facebook.com/cinemax, twitter.com @Cinemax #Banshee and youtube.com/Cinemax.


BLOGS
SPOILER ALERT! Recap and Review: Major Superstars Shine as THE VOICE Crowns Season 7 Champion!SPOILER ALERT! Superstars Shine as THE VOICE Crowns Season 7 Champ! BUT, WAIT! WHAT? Holiday Gift Giving Guide for Pop Culture & Theatre Junkies
BUT, WAIT! WHAT? Holiday Gift Giving Guide for Pop Culture & Theatre Junkies

Become a Fan, Follower & Subscriber

   
Advertisement Advertisement