DirecTV Jumps on the Original Programming Train

Posted Tue May 15, 2012 at 09:00 AM PDT by Dick Ward

The satellite provider has just picked up 10 episodes of a new drama starring Thandie Newton that will be exclusive to DirecTV.

With Netflix and Hulu both launching original content and announcing that more is on the way, it's no surprise that others want to get in on the action too. The latest is DirecTV, which just announced that its ordered 10 episodes of a new drama.

The show, 'Rogue,' stars Thandie Newton, who you may recognize from 'M:I-2 and RockNRolla. It revolves around a cop that's trying to deal with the idea that she may have caused the death of her son. The show goes into production in August and will premiere in the summer of 2013.

Source: Home Media Magazine

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