In the Line of Fire is the Latest Movie to Get a TV Remake

Norman Weiss
TV Tattle

In the Line of Fire is the latest movie to get a TV remake

NBC is remaking the 1993 Clint Eastwood thriller with a similar storyline: A Secret Service agent will get the chance to redeem himself from a fall from grace by stopping a rogue CIA hitman who wants to assassinate the president.


Carly Fiorina visits Jimmy Fallon on Monday

The Republican presidential candidate, who is considered the biggest winner from this week’s debate, will make her The Tonight Show debut next week.


Not many tuned in for A&E’s Cosby: The Women Speak

About 1.11 million watched the one-hour special on Bill Cosby’s accusers, making it last night’s 30th most-popular telecast on cable.


American Beauty’s Thora Birch joins USA’s Colony

The Ghost World star will play "a laid-back software engineer with a conscience” on the USA drama series.


The Second Fattest Housewife In Westport is in the works at CBS

The single-family comedy pilot tells the story of a “larger” wife and mom who lives in a town filled with “perfect” wives.


Westworld adds Tessa Thompson

The Selma and Dear White People star will play a character with a “unique perspective” on the HBO series.


Showtime orders Leonardo DiCaprio’s ‘80s mob drama

The proposed series follows a friendship between a mob boss and a rogue federal agent.


Lifetime Movie Network announces They Took Our Child: We Got Her Back

The seven-episode series, debuting next month, tells the stories of abducted children who escaped from their kidnappers.