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OWN Announces August 2016 Programming Highlights OWN Announces August 2016 Programming Highlights
by TV News Desk - July 21, 2016

OWN: OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK has announced August 2016 programming highlights, including new series and seasons and returning series and seasons.... (more...)
Showtime Wraps Production of ROADIES with Star-Studded Music Line-Up Showtime Wraps Production of ROADIES with Star-Studded Music Line-Up
by TV News Desk - July 13, 2016

Today, SHOWTIME wrapped production on the first season of the freshman music series ROADIES with an impressive roster of musical acts set to appear in the season finale, which will air on Sunday, August 28th at 10 p.m. ET/PT.... (more...)
SILICON VALLEY: THE COMPLETE THIRD SEASON Arrives on Digital HD 7/25 SILICON VALLEY: THE COMPLETE THIRD SEASON Arrives on Digital HD 7/25
by TV News Desk - July 12, 2016

The latest season of the Emmy ®-nominated comedy series Silicon Valley, from Mike Judge (King of the Hill, Beavis and Butt-Head) and Alec Berg (Curb Your Enthusiasm, Seinfeld), debuts on Digital HD on July 25, 2016... (more...)
Comedy Central to Take Over San Diego Comic-Con with Must-See Events Comedy Central to Take Over San Diego Comic-Con with Must-See Events
by TV News Desk - July 11, 2016

Comedy Central is heading to Comic-Con with a multitude of must-see events. It kicks off on Thursday, July 21 in the Indigo Ballroom at the Hilton Bayfront with back-to-back panels from 6:00-7:30 p.m. featuring “Drunk History”... (more...)
TNT & TBS Renew Original Series ANIMAL KINGDOM, ANGIE TRIBECA & More TNT & TBS Renew Original Series ANIMAL KINGDOM, ANGIE TRIBECA & More
by TV News Desk - July 07, 2016

Turner's powerhouse media brands TBS and TNT have renewed three original series currently airing on the networks: the critically acclaimed TNT drama Animal Kingdom, the new TBS series Wrecked and the hit TBS comedy Angie Tribeca.... (more...)
VIDEO: Albert Brooks Announces Seven Films Heading to Netflix This July VIDEO: Albert Brooks Announces Seven Films Heading to Netflix This July
by TV News Desk - June 30, 2016

Netflix, the world's leading Internet network, announced today that it was making seven films written and directed by comedian Albert Brooks available for streaming for the first time starting tomorrow, Friday, July 1.... (more...)
VIDEO: First Look - Season 3 of Comedy Central's Original Weekly Series CC: SOCIAL SCENE VIDEO: First Look - Season 3 of Comedy Central's Original Weekly Series CC: SOCIAL SCENE
by TV News Desk - June 23, 2016

Comedy Central's multiplatform summer series CC: SOCIAL SCENE featuring improv and sketch talent reacting to fans' tweets, returns for season three. The six-episode, weekly sketch series features cameos by comedians Rob Huebel, Natasha Leggero, Nick Swardson and others.... (more...)
MoMA to Host Ira Sachs Retrospective 'Thank You For Being Honest' MoMA to Host Ira Sachs Retrospective 'Thank You For Being Honest'
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2016

The Museum of Modern Art presents a complete, mid-career retrospective of the films of Ira Sachs, a filmmaker who, in the course of seven features and five short films, has established himself as one of the singular voices in American cinema. From July 22 to August 3, Thank You for Being Honest: The... (more...)
SPIDER-MAN, EMOJIMOVIE & More Coming from Sony Pictures Animation in 2017-18 SPIDER-MAN, EMOJIMOVIE & More Coming from Sony Pictures Animation in 2017-18
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2016

CULVER CITY, Calif., June 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ In a move signaling an expansion of its output and increased year-round production across multiple platforms, Sony Pictures Animation announced today its slate through 2018 which includes five theatrical features, three television series and one direct... (more...)
Janeane Garofalo Cast in Recurring Role for Comedic Drama FOREIGN BODIES Janeane Garofalo Cast in Recurring Role for Comedic Drama FOREIGN BODIES
by TV News Desk - June 16, 2016

TNT and Channel 4 have cast Janeane Garofalo as a recurring guest role in the new series FOREIGN BODIES, a comedic drama about a group of young adults venturing across China, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam.... (more...)
VIDEO: Producer Brian Grazer Reveals SPLASH Reboot In the Works! VIDEO: Producer Brian Grazer Reveals SPLASH Reboot In the Works!
by Movies News Desk - June 08, 2016

Hollywood producer Brian Grazer shared the exciting news that he is currently working on a remake of the 1980's comedy SPLASH.... (more...)
THE VOICE Coach Adam Levine Joins Cast of Comedy Feature 'The Clapper' THE VOICE Coach Adam Levine Joins Cast of Comedy Feature 'The Clapper'
by TV News Desk - June 07, 2016

Adam Levine may be turning in his revolving chair on NBC's THE VOICE to become part of the cast of the comedy feature THE CLAPPER.... (more...)
5TH Dominican Film Festival Annoucnes Official Program 5TH Dominican Film Festival Annoucnes Official Program
by Movies News Desk - June 01, 2016

The 5th Dominican Film Festival in New York (DFFNY) announced today its official program. More than 20 films will participate in what has become the biggest celebration to the Dominican film industry outside of the Dominican Republic's boundaries.... (more...)
EPIX to Present Reimagined Drama Series GET SHORTY in 2017 EPIX to Present Reimagined Drama Series GET SHORTY in 2017
by TV News Desk - May 26, 2016

Premium TV network EPIX(R) announced today it will go into production on GET SHORTY from MGM Television.... (more...)
EPIX Orders GET SHORTY Series EPIX Orders GET SHORTY Series
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2016

Premium TV network EPIX announced today it will go into production on Get Shorty from MGM Television. Created and executive produced by Davey Holmes ('Shameless,' 'In Treatment,' 'Damages'), the one hour drama series is a reimagining of Elmore Leonard's 1990 New York Times best-selling novel of the ... (more...)
Sundance Institute to Launch New 'FilmTwo' Initiative Sundance Institute to Launch New 'FilmTwo' Initiative
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2016

Sundance Institute today announced a significant expansion of its signature artist development programs to include targeted support for second-time feature filmmakers, addressing a growing need in the field of independent storytelling, especially for women and filmmakers of color. The new FilmTwo In... (more...)
NBC Announces New Line-Up for 2016-17 Primetime Season; Shares Previews NBC Announces New Line-Up for 2016-17 Primetime Season; Shares Previews
by TV News Desk - May 16, 2016

Riding the momentum of a highly successful 2015-16 season, NBC announced today a new fall lineup for the 2016-17 primetime television season that builds upon a remarkably stable schedule.... (more...)
Comedy Central Announces Talent Line-Up for Fifth Season of THE HALF HOUR Stand-Up Series Comedy Central Announces Talent Line-Up for Fifth Season of THE HALF HOUR Stand-Up Series
by TV News Desk - May 09, 2016

Comedy Central's THE HALF HOUR is heading to The Big Easy with a stellar talent line-up of the best up-and-coming stand-up comedians.... (more...)
TNT, Channel 4 Announce New Comedic Drama FOREIGN BODIES TNT, Channel 4 Announce New Comedic Drama FOREIGN BODIES
by TV News Desk - May 05, 2016

TNT, a division of Turner, today announced a new series with Channel 4 titled FOREIGN BODIES, a comedic drama about a group of young adults venturing across China, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam.... (more...)
ABC Sets Midseason Premiere Dates for AGENT CARTER, THE BACHELOR & More ABC Sets Midseason Premiere Dates for AGENT CARTER, THE BACHELOR & More
by TV News Desk - November 16, 2015

The ABC Television Network has announced midseason premiere dates for new series “Of Kings & Prophets,” “My Diet Is Better Than Yours,” “The Catch,” “The Family” and “The Real O'Neals.”  Season premiere dates were also announced for returning favorites “The Bachelor,” “Beyond The Tank,” “Galavant” a... (more...)
ANNIE HALL Tops WGA's 101 Funniest Screenplays; Full List Revealed! ANNIE HALL Tops WGA's 101 Funniest Screenplays; Full List Revealed!
by TV News Desk - November 12, 2015

The Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) and the Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) tonight released the list of the 101 Funniest Screenplays.... (more...)
Roseanne Barr Returns for Season 2 of Investigation Discovery's MOMSTERS: WHEN MOMS GO BAD, 11/27 Roseanne Barr Returns for Season 2 of Investigation Discovery's MOMSTERS: WHEN MOMS GO BAD, 11/27
by TV News Desk - November 10, 2015

Mischief, mayhem, murder and more are the centerpieces of the new season of MOMSTERS: WHEN MOMS GO BAD, hosted by America's favorite TV mom Roseanne Barr.... (more...)
Bravo Premieres New Season of REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ATLANTA Tonight Bravo Premieres New Season of REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ATLANTA Tonight
by TV News Desk - November 08, 2015

Bravo Media brings you an action-packed night full of drama and fun as your favorite Georgia peaches are back for another epic season when REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ATLANTA premieres tonight, November 8 at 8pm ET/PT.... (more...)
Pivot Acquires TV Right to Jamie Oliver's JAMIE'S SUPER FOOD Pivot Acquires TV Right to Jamie Oliver's JAMIE'S SUPER FOOD
by TV News Desk - October 29, 2015

Participant Media's television network Pivot has acquired television rights to air 'Jamie's Super Food' and Jamie's Sugar Rush from FremantleMedia International.... (more...)
Photo Flash: Meet the Colorful Cast of Disney's ZOOTOPIA, Played by Idris Elba, J.K. Simmons, Octavia Spencer and More! Photo Flash: Meet the Colorful Cast of Disney's ZOOTOPIA, Played by Idris Elba, J.K. Simmons, Octavia Spencer and More!
by TV News Desk - October 26, 2015

Walt Disney Animation Studios has revealed the roster of voice talent tapped to help bring a voice, snort and a roar to the animal residents of the modern-day mammal metropolis of ZOOTOPIA, which opens in theaters March 4, 2016. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the cast of characters!... (more...)




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