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Martin Scorsese teams up with British writer for epic take on the Romans

He says his dramas are not documentaries but the details are rooted in history: “Just like Shakespeare’s history plays, they only start with some historical facts, then the drama takes over.

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'Vikings' Boss Breaks Down Midseason Finale Character Deaths, Potential Spinoff and The Seer's Latest Vision

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched the midseason finale of “Vikings” Season 5, entitled “Moments of Vision.”

The fifth season of History’s “Vikings” has traveled to some unchartered territories, including the Mediterranean, Iceland and into a world of spiritual bishops who battle and have sex. 1,857 more words


‘Vikings’ Creator Launches Production Company, Pacts With MGM for ‘Ronin’

Michael Hirst has launched his own production company, Green Pavilion Entertainment, and is teaming up with MGM on a TV adaptation of “Ronin.”

Hirst created “Vikings” and “The Tudors,” and has established Green Pavilion with producing partners Morgan O’Sullivan and James Flynn. 192 more words


'Vikings' Creator Michael Hirst Launches Production Company, Sets Up 'Ronin' Remake At MGM

Vikings and The Tudors creator Michael Hirst has launched his own independent production company and has struck a first-look deal with MGM. Hirst also has also set up his first project, a remake of Robert De Niro’s 1998 spy thriller… 230 more words

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