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War Party and XYZ Films to Team on Reimagining of Gareth Evans' THE RAID War Party and XYZ Films to Team on Reimagining of Gareth Evans' THE RAID
by Movies News Desk - February 16, 2017

WarParty and XYZ films have announced that they will partner on the reimagining of the hit Indonesian action film THE RAID... (more...)
Four-Part Adaptation of HOWARDS END Coming to TV from Playwright Kenneth Lonergan Four-Part Adaptation of HOWARDS END Coming to TV from Playwright Kenneth Lonergan
by TV News Desk - February 15, 2017

Starz, with the BBC, will co-produce the limited series “Howards End,” based on the classic E.M. Forster novel. Academy Award®-nominated screenwriter and playwright Kenneth Lonergan (Manchester by the Sea, Gangs of New York, You Can Count on Me) brings the beloved novel from the page to the screen i... (more...)
Oscar-Winning Film COLORS OF HEAVEN Hits Netflix Today Oscar-Winning Film COLORS OF HEAVEN Hits Netflix Today
by TV News Desk - February 15, 2017

South African film COLORS OF HEAVEN (winner of two South African Oscars/SAFTA awards) will be available on Netflix starting February 15th.... (more...)
Loni Love to Host MAKE-UP ARTISTS & HAIR STYLISTS GUILD AWARDS Loni Love to Host MAKE-UP ARTISTS & HAIR STYLISTS GUILD AWARDS
by TV News Desk - February 14, 2017

Comedian, actress, TV host and author, Loni Love will return as host for the Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706) 2017 Annual Awards... (more...)
Lionsgate UK Strikes First Look Deal with Bonafide Films to Provide Projects for Worldwide Distribution Lionsgate UK Strikes First Look Deal with Bonafide Films to Provide Projects for Worldwide Distribution
by Movies News Desk - January 31, 2017

Continuing to ramp up its television operations, diversified filmed entertainment company Lionsgate UK announced today that it has entered into a first look deal with UK production outfit Bonafide Films to provide projects for world-wide distribution.... (more...)
NOCTURNAL ANIMALS Coming to Digital HD, Blu-ray/DVD & On Demand This February NOCTURNAL ANIMALS Coming to Digital HD, Blu-ray/DVD & On Demand This February
by Movies News Desk - January 23, 2017

Exploring the thin lines between love and cruelty, and revenge and redemption, Academy Award nominees Amy Adams and Jake Gyllenhaal star as a divorced couple discovering dark truths about each other and themselves in NOCTURNAL ANIMALS, coming to Digital HD on February 7, 2017, and Blu-ray , DVD and ... (more...)
Stephen Rea and Richard Shiff to Guest Star in Starz Spy Thriller COUNTERPART Stephen Rea and Richard Shiff to Guest Star in Starz Spy Thriller COUNTERPART
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2017

Starz announced today that Oscar®-nominated actor Stephen Rea (The Honourable Woman, V for Vendetta, The Crying Game), Emmy®-award winner Richard Schiff (“The Affair,” “Ballers,” “The West Wing”) and Sarah Bolger (“Agent Carter,” “Once Upon a Time,” “Into the Badlands”) have joined the STARZ Origina... (more...)
Octavia Spencer Named Hasty Pudding Theatrical's Woman of the Year Octavia Spencer Named Hasty Pudding Theatrical's Woman of the Year
by BWW News Desk - January 18, 2017

The Hasty Pudding Theatricals, the oldest theatrical organization in the United States, announces Oscar winning actress, OCTAVIA SPENCER as the recipient of its 2017 Woman of the Year Award.... (more...)
VIDEO: First Look - Amazon Original Series THE COLLECTION, Launching 2/10 VIDEO: First Look - Amazon Original Series THE COLLECTION, Launching 2/10
by TV News Desk - January 17, 2017

On Friday, February 10, Amazon's original period drama series, THE COLLECTION, will premiere all seven episodes exclusively on Amazon Prime Video in the US.... (more...)
THE GREAT BRITISH BAKING SHOW Returns to PBS for Fourth Season This June THE GREAT BRITISH BAKING SHOW Returns to PBS for Fourth Season This June
by TV News Desk - January 17, 2017

PBS announced today at the Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour that THE GREAT BRITISH BAKING SHOW will return for a fourth season on June 16, 2017, airing Friday nights at 9:00 p.m. ET... (more...)
Jamie Foxx to Host New Interactive Game Show BEAT SHAZAM on FOX Jamie Foxx to Host New Interactive Game Show BEAT SHAZAM on FOX
by TV News Desk - January 11, 2017

Grammy-, Golden Globe- and Academy Award-winning actor and musician Jamie Foxx (“Ray,” “Django Unchained”) is set to host BEAT SHAZAM, a unique and interactive game show in which teams of two race against the clock... (more...)
Showtime Orders Fourth Season of Golden-Globe Winning Drama THE AFFAIR Showtime Orders Fourth Season of Golden-Globe Winning Drama THE AFFAIR
by TV News Desk - January 10, 2017

SHOWTIME has picked up a fourth season of the Golden Globe-winning hit drama THE AFFAIR, in advance of the series' season three finale airing on Sunday, January 29 at 10 p.m. ET/PT.... (more...)
Amy Schumer's All-New Original Stand-Up Comedy Speciala Launches on Netflix 3/7 Amy Schumer's All-New Original Stand-Up Comedy Speciala Launches on Netflix 3/7
by TV News Desk - January 10, 2017

Netflix, the world's leading Internet TV network, is bringing its members an all-new stand-up special from one of the leading forces in entertainment and comedy today, Amy Schumer.... (more...)
A&E to Premiere Acclaimed Original Documentary Feature Film LIFE, ANIMATED, 1/7 A&E to Premiere Acclaimed Original Documentary Feature Film LIFE, ANIMATED, 1/7
by TV News Desk - December 29, 2016

LIFE, ANIMATED, the acclaimed, award-winning original documentary feature film directed by Academy Award(R) winner Roger Ross Williams, will have its television premiere on A&E Network on Saturday, January 7 at 8pm ET/PT.... (more...)
VIDEO: First Look - BROADCHURCH Season 3 Premieres in 2017 on BBC America VIDEO: First Look - BROADCHURCH Season 3 Premieres in 2017 on BBC America
by TV News Desk - December 28, 2016

BROADCHURCH Season 3 will premiere in 2017 on BBC America. Get a first look at the new season below!... (more...)
VIDEO: Dame Helen Mirren Shares Her Very Special Christmas Message! VIDEO: Dame Helen Mirren Shares Her Very Special Christmas Message!
by Movies News Desk - December 22, 2016

Actress Helen Mirren shared a very alternative Christmas message on this week's THE GRAHAM NORTON SHOW.... (more...)
Acorn TV to Premiere Season 10 of Hit Period Mystery Series MURDOCH MYSTERIES, 1/2 Acorn TV to Premiere Season 10 of Hit Period Mystery Series MURDOCH MYSTERIES, 1/2
by TV News Desk - December 22, 2016

MURDOCH MYSTERIES, Season 10 begins its exclusive U.S. Premiere on Monday, January 2, 2017 with the first two episodes, followed by a new episode every Monday through April 24th (18 episodes).... (more...)
Benedict Cumberbatch Stars in THE HOLLOW CROWN: THE WAR OF THE ROSES on PBS, 12/25 Benedict Cumberbatch Stars in THE HOLLOW CROWN: THE WAR OF THE ROSES on PBS, 12/25
by TV News Desk - December 22, 2016

The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses, the lavish three-part follow-up to the BAFTA winning The Hollow Crown, which aired in 2013 on THIRTEEN's Great Performances, concludes on Sunday, December 25 at 9 p.m. on PBS with Benedict Cumberbatch in Richard III.... (more...)
FENCES, Denzel Washington Top Winners of 2016 Black Film Critics Circle Awards FENCES, Denzel Washington Top Winners of 2016 Black Film Critics Circle Awards
by Movies News Desk - December 20, 2016

The Black Film Critics Circle today announced the winners of their 2016 annual awards. Among the honorees were FENCES co-stars Denzel Washington and Viola Davis.... (more...)
Starz to Premiere Critically Acclaimed Limited Series THE MISSING, 2/12 Starz to Premiere Critically Acclaimed Limited Series THE MISSING, 2/12
by TV News Desk - December 15, 2016

Starz announced today that the second installment of the Golden Globe® and Emmy® award-nominated thriller, THE MISSING will premiere on Sunday, February 12, 2017 at 8PM ET/PT on STARZ... (more...)
VIDEO: BWW Exclusive - Sneak Peek at THE HOLLOW CROWN: THE WAR OF ROSES (Part 2) VIDEO: BWW Exclusive - Sneak Peek at THE HOLLOW CROWN: THE WAR OF ROSES (Part 2)
by TV News Desk - December 15, 2016

Below, BWW shares an exclusive clip from THE HOLLOW CROWN: The Wars of The Roses from the second part of the series, Henry VI (Part 2), airing December 18, 2016. The series stars Tom Sturridge, Hugh Bonneville, Sophie Okonedo, and Sally Hawkins.... (more...)
Amazon Prime Video Now Available in Over 200 Countries & Territories Around the World Amazon Prime Video Now Available in Over 200 Countries & Territories Around the World
by TV News Desk - December 14, 2016

Amazon today announced that Amazon Prime Video is now available to customers in more than 200 countries and territories around the globe.... (more...)
Amazon Prime Video Now Available in India Amazon Prime Video Now Available in India
by TV News Desk - December 14, 2016

Amazon.in today announced the launch of Amazon Prime Video, offering Prime members in India the largest selection of new release Bollywood and regional Indian blockbusters, Hollywood movies and day-after-broadcast US TV show... (more...)
Hulu Acquires U.S. Rights to Hit Drama Series NATIONAL TREASURE Hulu Acquires U.S. Rights to Hit Drama Series NATIONAL TREASURE
by TV News Desk - December 13, 2016

In a deal with All3Media International, Hulu has acquired the U.S. rights to all episodes of hit series NATIONAL TREASURE, the ratings-winning drama produced by The Forge Entertainment for Channel 4.... (more...)
BBC Worldwide Tames with ITV to Bring New SVOD Service 'Britbox' to U.S. BBC Worldwide Tames with ITV to Bring New SVOD Service 'Britbox' to U.S.
by TV News Desk - December 13, 2016

BBC Worldwide, the commercial arm of the BBC, and ITV, the UK's biggest commercial broadcaster, today announced a new joint venture that sees the two British content powerhouses combine forces to launch BritBox, an ad-free subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service, in the U.S. during Q1, 2017.... (more...)



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