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[08/24/20 - 06:02 AM]
Video: Showtime(R) Debuts Trailer and Poster Art for "The Comey Rule"
The two-part series will premiere on consecutive nights: Sunday, September 27 and Monday, September 28.

[06/24/20 - 10:31 AM]
Showtime Makes Changes to Upcoming Schedule; Announces the Acquisition of "We Hunt Together"
Plus: "The Comey Rule" to premiere on Sunday, September 27 and Monday, September 28; and "The Good Lord Bird" gets pushed again, this time to Sunday, October 4.

[06/16/20 - 03:22 PM]
Showtime(R) Announces "The Comey Rule" Limited Series to Premiere in Late November and Releases First Look
The two-part, four-hour event series stars Jeff Daniels as former FBI Director James Comey and Brendan Gleeson as President Donald J. Trump.

[11/26/19 - 11:49 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, November 26
Updates include: BET+ renews "First Wives Club" TV series; CBS All Access nixes "Strange Angel"; and Netflix pulls the plug on "MST3K" reboot series.

[11/25/19 - 11:24 PM]
Development Update: Monday, November 25
Updates include: Dane Dehaan boards "Lisey's Story" at Apple TV+; BET's "American Soul" taps guest roles; and Katrina Lenk to recur on CBS's "Tommy."

[11/19/19 - 11:27 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, November 19
Updates include: Juan Pablo Raba tapped for Paramount Network's "Coyote"; Mira Sorvino, Rory Culkin board Quibi's "Emma"; and The CW latest to mount "Midnighters" adaptation.

[11/15/19 - 11:51 PM]
Development Update: Friday, November 15
Updates include: Clive Owen cast as Bill Clinton in FX's "Impeachment: American Crime Story"; Kingsley Ben-Adir to play Barack Obama for "A Higher Loyalty"; and Quibi orders TV take on "Varsity Blues" to series.

[11/06/19 - 11:58 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, November 6
Updates include: ABC mulls "Revenge" sequel series; Disney+ names latest Marvel showrunners; and "The Jim Jefferies Show" to sign off after three seasons at Comedy Central.

[10/31/19 - 11:41 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, October 31
Updates include: Sean Bean joins the cast of TNT's "Snowpiercer"; Tawny Cypress, Jasmin Savoy Brown tapped for Showtime's "Yellowjackets"; and Corbin Reid, Andrea Bordeaux to round out Starz's "Run the World."

[10/23/19 - 11:27 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, October 23
Updates include: Freddie Prinze, Jr. tapped for Peacock's "Punky Brewster" revival; Peter Coyote to play Robert Mueller in "A Higher Loyalty" adaptation; and Netflix's "Space Force" casts trio.

[10/10/19 - 01:45 PM]
Oscar and Emmy Winner Holly Hunter to Star as Sally Yates in CBS Television Studios Miniseries
She joins the previously announced Jeff Daniels as James Comey, Brendan Gleeson as President Donald Trump, Michael Kelly as Andrew McCabe and Jennifer Ehle as Patrice Comey.

[10/07/19 - 11:00 AM]
Four-Time Emmy Nominee Michael Kelly and Multiple Tony Winner Jennifer Ehle Join Cast of New CBS Television Studios Miniseries
Kelly will play Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe and Ehle is set as Patrice Comey.

[10/07/19 - 09:45 AM]
Brendan Gleeson to Star as President Donald Trump in CBS Television Studios Miniseries
As previously announced, multiple Emmy-winner Jeff Daniels will play former FBI Director James Comey.

[10/07/19 - 08:45 AM]
Jeff Daniels to Star as Former FBI Director James Comey in CBS Television Studios Miniseries
The drama is slated to being production in November with an airdate to be announced at a later date.







COMEY RULE, THE (SHOWTIME)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
9/27/20 - 9/28/20
STATUS:
canceled/ended (2019-2020 season)
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
SEASON(S):
1 (4 episodes, 0 of which have yet to air)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
limited series
DESCRIPTION:
(from Showtime's press release, June 2020) THE COMEY RULE, starring Emmy(R) winners Jeff Daniels as former FBI Director James Comey and Brendan Gleeson as President Donald J. Trump, will air on consecutive nights: Sunday, September 27 and Monday, September 28 at 9 p.m. Adapted for the screen and directed by Oscar(R) nominated screenwriter Billy Ray, the two-part, four-hour limited series is an immersive, behind-the-headlines account of the historically turbulent events surrounding the 2016 presidential election and its aftermath, which divided a nation.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Amy Seimetz as Trisha Anderson
· Brendan Gleeson as Donald Trump
· Brian D'Arcy James as Mark Giuliano
· Damon Gupton as Jeh Johnson
· Holly Hunter as Sally Yates
· Jeff Daniels as James Comey
· Jennifer Ehle as Patrice Comey
· Joe Lo Truglio as Jeff Sessions
· Jonathan Banks as James Clapper
· Kingsley Ben-Adir as Barack Obama
· Michael Hyatt as Loretta Lynch
· Michael Kelly as Andrew McCabe
· Oona Chaplin as Lisa Page
· Peter Coyote as Robert Mueller
· Richard Thomas as Chuck Rosenberg
· Scott McNairy as Rod Rosenstein
· Seann Gallagher as Jim Rybicki
· Shawn Doyle as Bill Priestap
· Spencer Garrett as Bill Sweeney
· Steve Zissis as Jim Baker
· Steven Pasquale as Peter Strzok
· T.R. Knight as Reince Priebus
· William Sadler as Michael Flynn
CREW INFORMATION:
· Alex Kurtzman as EP
· Billy Ray as CRTR/DIR/EP
· Heather Kadin as EP
· James Comey as BOOK
· Shane Salerno as EP
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· CBS Television Studios
· Home Run Productions
· Secret Hideout
· Story Factory, The