After teaming up for a critically-acclaimed five-season run with Boardwalk Empire, Martin Scorsese and Terence Winter are teaming up with HBO for a new series entitled Vinyl. Today, HBO has released a new trailer for this upcoming series, which is slated to debut in January 2016 on the cable network. Fans got their first look at Vinyl back in August when the first footage was released.
From Martin Scorsese, Mick Jagger and Terence Winter, this new 10-episode drama series is set in 1970s New York. A ride through the sex- and drug-addled music business at the dawn of punk, disco, and hip-hop, the show is seen through the eyes of a record label president, Richie Finestra, played by Bobby Cannavale, who is trying to save his company and his soul without destroying everyone in his path. Richie has great ear for discovering talent, who undergoes a crisis of character when confronted with a life-altering decision.Read More
Vinyl promises to be an epic series about 70s era Rock and Roll, and it is arriving from the producers of Boardwalk Empire, Terence Winter and Martin Scorsese, who have teamed-up with iconic Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger to ensure one of the most authentic experiences ever. HBO has finally released the first trailer for Vinyl. And as expected, it promises to be something quite special.
Many were upset that Boardwalk Empire got a truncated http://movieweb.com/boardwalk-empire-movie-wahlberg-scorsese/final season. One of the purported reasons that happened was because executive producer Terence Winter was a little too eager to begin work on Vinyl. It would once again have him working with Martin Scorsese, whom he collaborated on not just with Boardwalk Empire, but also the extremely popular tue-life thriller The Wolf of Wall Street. And when Mick Jagger jumped into the mix, that pretty much sealed the fate of Nucky Thompson. As a result, we finally have our first look at this long simmering project, which delves into the 70's music industry.Read More
Oscar-nominated screenwriter Josh Olson (A History of Violence) has been tapped to write Tabloid, which is being eyed as a starring vehicle for The Rolling Stones front man Mick Jagger.
Mick Jagger came up with the initial concept for Tabloid and he will also produce alongside Steve Bing (Shine a Light). The story centers on a powerful media mogul who draws a young journalist into his world of corruption. Mick Jagger is eyeing the mogul role.Read More