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Amazon Studios Orders Original Dramatic Series FORTITUDE from Sky Vision Amazon Studios Orders Original Dramatic Series FORTITUDE from Sky Vision
by TV News Desk - February 27, 2017

Amazon Studios and Sky Vision today announced the addition of FORTITUDE to Amazon's lineup of dramatic original series for Prime Video in the US.... (more...)
Hasty Pudding Institute Of 1770 To Honor Acclaimed Director Paris Barclay Hasty Pudding Institute Of 1770 To Honor Acclaimed Director Paris Barclay
by TV News Desk - February 22, 2017

The Hasty Pudding Institute of 1770 announces that acclaimed producer and current President of the Directors Guild of America, PARIS BARCLAY, will be the 2017 recipient of the Order of the Golden Sphinx award.... (more...)
Art Directors Guild to Host Oscar Panel with Production Design Nominees Art Directors Guild to Host Oscar Panel with Production Design Nominees
by Movies News Desk - February 09, 2017

This year's Oscar®-nominated Production Designers and Set Decorators from Arrival; Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them; Hail,Caesar!; La La Land and Passengers will discuss their craft at the 11th Annual Art of Production Design Oscar Pane... (more...)
AMERICAN MASTERS to Present World Premiere of Patsy Cline Documentary on PBS, 3/4 AMERICAN MASTERS to Present World Premiere of Patsy Cline Documentary on PBS, 3/4
by TV News Desk - February 07, 2017

Born Virginia Patterson Hensley in Winchester, Virginia, Patsy Cline defined modern country music by using her singular talent and heartwrenching emotional depth to break down barriers of gender, class and genre. In her music and her life, she set a standard of authenticity towards which artists sti... (more...)
Writers Guild Releases Statement Opposing National 'Right to Work' Legislation Writers Guild Releases Statement Opposing National 'Right to Work' Legislation
by TV News Desk - February 03, 2017

Writers Guild of America, East, AFL-CIO (WGAE) President Michael Winship and Executive Director Lowell Peterson issued the following statement opposing National “Right to Work” Legislation.... (more...)
MTV News To Unionize With the Writers Guild of America, East MTV News To Unionize With the Writers Guild of America, East
by TV News Desk - February 03, 2017

The editorial staff at MTV News today announced plans to unionize with the Writers Guild of America, East, AFL-CIO (WGAE).... (more...)
A&E Orders Additional Episodes of LIVE PD Following Solid Ratings Growth A&E Orders Additional Episodes of LIVE PD Following Solid Ratings Growth
by TV News Desk - February 01, 2017

A&E's LIVE PD has extended its season one run for a total of 21 episodes. The network's original series boldly showcases the policing of America by following six diverse police departments in real time as they patrol their communities on a Friday night.... (more...)
Morgan Freeman Receives AARP's Movies For Grownups Career Achievement Award Morgan Freeman Receives AARP's Movies For Grownups Career Achievement Award
by TV News Desk - February 01, 2017

At age 79, Morgan Freeman continues to draw the attention of audiences around the world with his radiant voice, gifted performances and unparalleled talent... (more...)
AMERICAN MASTERS to Present 'Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise', on PBS 2/21 AMERICAN MASTERS to Present 'Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise', on PBS 2/21
by TV News Desk - January 16, 2017

With unprecedented access, filmmakers Bob Hercules and Rita Coburn Whack trace Dr. Angelou's incredible journey, shedding light on the untold aspects of her life through never-before-seen footage, rare archival photographs and videos and her own words.... (more...)
AMC Shares Premiere Dates, Sneak Peeks for New & Returning Original Series AMC Shares Premiere Dates, Sneak Peeks for New & Returning Original Series
by TV News Desk - January 15, 2017

AMC announced today from the Television Critics Association (TCA) Press Tour winter and spring premiere dates for several new and returning original series... (more...)
The Hasty Pudding Theatricals Announces Ryan Reynolds as 2017 Man of The Year The Hasty Pudding Theatricals Announces Ryan Reynolds as 2017 Man of The Year
by BWW News Desk - January 13, 2017

The Hasty Pudding Theatricals, the oldest theatrical organization in the United States, announces producer and Golden Globe nominated actor, RYAN REYNOLDS as the recipient of its 2017 Man of the Year Award.... (more...)
AARP Provides Major Series Funding for THIRTEEN's 'American Masters' AARP Provides Major Series Funding for THIRTEEN's 'American Masters'
by TV News Desk - January 05, 2017

WNET announced today that AARP has provided two years of major funding for THIRTEEN's American Masters series, which launched Season 31 with the exclusive U.S. broadcast premiere of American Masters: By Sidney Lumet this week.... (more...)
50th Anniversary Edition of Classic Film GUESS WHO'S COMING TO DINNER to Hit Blu-ray 50th Anniversary Edition of Classic Film GUESS WHO'S COMING TO DINNER to Hit Blu-ray
by Movies News Desk - December 23, 2016

A groundbreaking film classic that still resonates with audiences today celebrates a golden milestone when GUESS WHO'S COMING TO DINNER: 50th ANNIVERSARY EDITION arrives on Blu-ray Feb. 7 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.... (more...)
AMERICAN MASTERS Kicks Off New Season with Premiere of BY SIDNEY LUMET, 1/3 AMERICAN MASTERS Kicks Off New Season with Premiere of BY SIDNEY LUMET, 1/3
by TV News Desk - December 20, 2016

AMERICAN MASTERS: BY SIDNEY LUMET premieres nationwide Tuesday, January 3 at 8 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) and features a new, exclusive interview with Golden Globe- and Emmy Award-nominated actor Treat Williams, who starred in Lumet's Prince of the City, afterward.... (more...)
Tina Fey, Emma Stone, Jon Hamm & More Attend THR's Women in Entertainment Tina Fey, Emma Stone, Jon Hamm & More Attend THR's Women in Entertainment
by TV News Desk - December 07, 2016

The Hollywood Reporter hosted its 25th Annual Women in Entertainment Breakfast today, honoring Tina Fey with the Sherry Lansing Leadership Award and Ryan Murphy with the inaugural Equity in Entertainment Award.... (more...)
THIRTEEN's American Masters Concludes Season with 'Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw the Future', 12/27 THIRTEEN's American Masters Concludes Season with 'Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw the Future', 12/27
by TV News Desk - December 06, 2016

American Masters Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw the Future explores the life and visionary work of Finnish-American modernist architectural giant Eero Saarinen (1910-1961) in the series' Season 30 finale, premiering nationwide Tuesday, December 27... (more...)
THIRTEEN's American Masters to Premiere 'By Sidney Lumet', 1/3 THIRTEEN's American Masters to Premiere 'By Sidney Lumet', 1/3
by TV News Desk - December 05, 2016

Prolific and versatile filmmaker Sidney Lumet (1924-2011) made 44 films in 50 years, earning the Academy Honorary Award for lifetime achievement after four Oscar nominations.... (more...)
AMERICAN MASTERS to Present 'Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw the Future', 12/27 AMERICAN MASTERS to Present 'Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw the Future', 12/27
by TV News Desk - November 29, 2016

American Masters -- Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw the Future explores the life and visionary work of Finnish-American modernist architectural giant Eero Saarinen (1910-1961) in the series' Season 30 finale, premiering nationwide Tuesday, December 27... (more...)
Daniel Bruhl & Luke Evans to Star in TNT's THE ALIENIST, Premiering 2017 Daniel Bruhl & Luke Evans to Star in TNT's THE ALIENIST, Premiering 2017
by TV News Desk - November 28, 2016

Daniel Brühl (Rush, Inglorious Bastards, Captain America: Civil War) and Luke Evans (The Girl on The Train, The Hobbit trilogy, Dracula Untold) have been cast in TNT's THE ALIENIST, the eagerly anticipated series based on the Anthony Award-winning New York Times bestseller by Caleb Carr... (more...)
CMT's STEVE AUSTIN'S BROKEN SKULL CHALLENGE Returns for New Season, 11/13 CMT's STEVE AUSTIN'S BROKEN SKULL CHALLENGE Returns for New Season, 11/13
by TV News Desk - October 27, 2016

CMT today revealed the premiere date and first look trailer for the eagerly-awaited return of the Director's Guild of America Award-winning ultimate competition show, STEVE AUSTIN'S BROKEN SKULL CHALLENGE, which is set to return on Sunday, November 13... (more...)
New Documentary PENCILS DOWN! Coming to Digital VOD & EST Platforms 11/8 New Documentary PENCILS DOWN! Coming to Digital VOD & EST Platforms 11/8
by Movies News Desk - October 26, 2016

PENCILS DOWN! The 100 Days of the Writers Guild Strike, an inspiring and important documentary that chronicles the crippling event that shook Hollywood, debuts on digital platforms, including iTunes, and VOD, on November 8, 2016.... (more...)
Legendary Marvel Comics Creator Stan Lee Launches Respect Initiative Legendary Marvel Comics Creator Stan Lee Launches Respect Initiative
by Movies News Desk - October 26, 2016

Hollywood Executive and Legendary Marvel Comics Creator Stan Lee (Spider-Man, Iron Man, The Avengers) today announced the official launch of Stan Lee's RESPECT Initiative (http://www.handsofrespect.com) symbolized by the “Hands of Respect” pin.... (more...)
VIDEO: John Oliver Offers Donald Trump Emmy If He'll Accept Election Results VIDEO: John Oliver Offers Donald Trump Emmy If He'll Accept Election Results
by TV News Desk - October 24, 2016

This week's topics included the third and final debate of the 2016 Presidential Election, the Al Smith dinner, and America's epidemic of opioids addiction.... (more...)
Nicole Kidman, Hugh Grant,  Lily Collins to Be Honored at the 20th Annual HOLLYWOOD FILM AWARDS Nicole Kidman, Hugh Grant, Lily Collins to Be Honored at the 20th Annual HOLLYWOOD FILM AWARDS
by TV News Desk - October 21, 2016

The awards ceremony, celebrating its 20th anniversary as the official launch of the awards season, will be hosted by actor and comedian James Corden, and will take place at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, on November 6, 2016.... (more...)
11th Annual NBCUniversal SHORT FILM FESTIVAL Selects Eight Original Short Films 11th Annual NBCUniversal SHORT FILM FESTIVAL Selects Eight Original Short Films
by TV News Desk - October 19, 2016

The NBCUniversal SHORT FILM FESTIVAL has named eight original short films as finalists for its 11th annual festival that celebrates diverse stories while finding the next generation of storytellers.... (more...)