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BWW Recap: Is it All Connected on AMERICAN HORROR STORY? BWW Recap: Is it All Connected on AMERICAN HORROR STORY?
by Jessica Naftaly - September 29, 2016

Three weeks into American Horror Story's sixth season and just three more weeks until the all too anticipated twist that creator Ryan Murphy confirmed in episode 6. “Chapter Three” brought us death, gore, and some trademark disturbing fornication. It also didn't light up on the horror, which has bee... (more...)
Geena Davis Announces 3RD ANNUAL BENTONVILLE FILM FESTIVAL Geena Davis Announces 3RD ANNUAL BENTONVILLE FILM FESTIVAL
by Movies News Desk - September 28, 2016

The Bentonville Film Festival (BFF) today announced the dates for the third annual festival, returning to Bentonville, Arkansas May 2-7, 2017.  Co-founded by Academy Award® winner Geena Davis & ARC Entertainment CEO Trevor Drinkwater, the Bentonville Film Festival champions women and diverse voices ... (more...)
PBS and American Experience Announce 'Rachel Carson' - Voiced by Mary-Louise Parker PBS and American Experience Announce 'Rachel Carson' - Voiced by Mary-Louise Parker
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2016

PBS and AMERICAN EXPERIENCE announced today that Rachel Carson, a new two-hour documentary on the influential writer and scientist, will premiere April 2017 on PBS stations. Inspired by recent scholarship, the film illuminates the public and private life of the woman whose writings revolutionized ho... (more...)
VIDEO: Trailer for Netflix Original Documentary SKY LADDER: THE ART OF CAI GUO-QIANG VIDEO: Trailer for Netflix Original Documentary SKY LADDER: THE ART OF CAI GUO-QIANG
by TV News Desk - September 28, 2016

The trailer for SKY LADDER: THE ART OF CAI GUO-QIANG, directed by Kevin Macdonald (The Last King of Scotland, Touching the Void, Academy Award®-winner One Day in September), was released this morning by Netflix.... (more...)
Critically Acclaimed Series EXPLORER Returns to Nat Geo Channel, 11/14 Critically Acclaimed Series EXPLORER Returns to Nat Geo Channel, 11/14
by TV News Desk - September 28, 2016

National Geographic Channel's long-running, critically-acclaimed series EXPLORER, which has long represented the best of the network for more than three decades, will return in a newly reimagined format on November 14, 2016 at 10:00 pm ET/PT.... (more...)
SAG-AFTRA Honors David Hartley-Margolin With Howard Keel Award SAG-AFTRA Honors David Hartley-Margolin With Howard Keel Award
by TV News Desk - September 28, 2016

SAG-AFTRA announced today that David Hartley-Margolin will be the 2016 recipient of the Howard Keel Award for his significant contributions to the union.... (more...)
Nat Geo Channel & Leonardo DiCaprio's BEFORE THE FLOOD to Help Raise Climate Change Awareness Nat Geo Channel & Leonardo DiCaprio's BEFORE THE FLOOD to Help Raise Climate Change Awareness
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2016

The National Geographic Channel (@NatGeoChannel) announced today the launch of a nationwide college campus tour for its new film BEFORE THE FLOOD to raise vital awareness during this election year about the urgent need to address climate change.... (more...)
Award-Winning Documentary Filmmaker, Linda Booker to Guest Star on ROCK IT GREEN RADIO Award-Winning Documentary Filmmaker, Linda Booker to Guest Star on ROCK IT GREEN RADIO
by Movies News Desk - September 27, 2016

Linda Booker will guest star on the newly launched first season of “Rock It Green Radio.” Linda's experience playing in brooks and streams as a child instilled a love and respect for nature that now drives the mission of her company By the Brook Productions, LLC: To show stories and spotlight issues... (more...)
Green Leaf Productions & Lazarus Films Win Emmy for Holocaust Documentary REMEMBER US Green Leaf Productions & Lazarus Films Win Emmy for Holocaust Documentary REMEMBER US
by TV News Desk - September 27, 2016

Green Leaf Productions and co-production partner Lazarus Films, won a National Academy of Television Arts and Science Mid Atlantic Chapter Emmy Award for their feature length documentary “Remember Us, The Hungarian Hidden Children”. Additionally, they were nominated for a second Emmy Award for their... (more...)
TIFF Announces Appointment of Five New Board Members TIFF Announces Appointment of Five New Board Members
by Movies News Desk - September 27, 2016

With the completion last week of the 41st Toronto International Film Festival®, TIFF announces the appointment of five new members to its Board of Directors: Jennifer Baichwal, Geoff Beattie, Frank Kollmar, Leslie Noble, and Jeffrey Remedios.... (more...)
A&E Orders Third Season of Emmy-Winning Docuseries BORN THIS WAY A&E Orders Third Season of Emmy-Winning Docuseries BORN THIS WAY
by TV News Desk - September 26, 2016

After winning the 2016 Emmy(R) Award for Outstanding Unstructured Reality Series, A&E Network's critically-acclaimed docuseries BORN THIS WAY has been picked up for a third season. Ten one-hour episodes have been ordered.... (more...)
Science Channel to Launch 'Science Super Heroes Initative' 10/1 Science Channel to Launch 'Science Super Heroes Initative' 10/1
by TV News Desk - September 26, 2016

In celebration of Science Channel's 20th Anniversary which falls on October 1, 2016, today the network announced it is launching and crowning 'Science Super Heroes'.... (more...)
Judi Dench, Dustin Hoffman Among INTERNATIONAL EMMY AWARD Nominees; Full List Judi Dench, Dustin Hoffman Among INTERNATIONAL EMMY AWARD Nominees; Full List
by TV News Desk - September 26, 2016

Nominations for the 2016 International Emmy Awards were announced today by the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. There are 40 Nominees across 10 categories and 15 countries. The full list of Nominees follows this release. Winners will be announced at a black-tie Ceremony on Novemb... (more...)
THE BOWDEN DYNASTY Soars From the Football Field to the Big Screen on January 8 Only THE BOWDEN DYNASTY Soars From the Football Field to the Big Screen on January 8 Only
by Movies News Desk - September 26, 2016

This coming January, legendary football coach Bobby Bowden and his family will kick-off the NCAA Football National Championship weekend with their inspirational story, “THE BOWDEN DYNASTY: A Story of Faith, Family & Football.”... (more...)
Documentary GETTING AHEAD with Tavis Smiley to Premiere on PBS 10/7 Documentary GETTING AHEAD with Tavis Smiley to Premiere on PBS 10/7
by TV News Desk - September 26, 2016

This fall, GETTING AHEAD, a one-hour documentary from Tavis Smiley and WNET, airing Friday, October 7 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings), reports on the real consequences of the 'Fight for Fifteen'... (more...)
VIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer & Key Art for Ava DuVernay's 13TH VIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer & Key Art for Ava DuVernay's 13TH
by TV News Desk - September 26, 2016

Today, Netflix debuted the trailer and key art for 13TH. Directed and produced by Ava DuVernay, 13TH explores how mass incarceration evolved to its current epic proportions and what the ramifications are for communities of color across the country.... (more...)
Scoop: LAST CALL WITH CARSON DALY 9/26 - 9/30 on NBC Scoop: LAST CALL WITH CARSON DALY 9/26 - 9/30 on NBC
by TV Scoop - September 24, 2016

Get all the scoop on LAST CALL WITH CARSON DALY 9/26 - 9/30, airing on NBC... (more...)
A&E to Present One-Hour Special CRISS ANGEL TRICK'D UP, 10/12 A&E to Present One-Hour Special CRISS ANGEL TRICK'D UP, 10/12
by TV News Desk - September 23, 2016

Criss Angel and 'The Supernaturalists,' his hand-picked crew of the world's best illusionists, hit the road to shock unsuspecting bystanders and astonish celebrity guests. CRISS ANGEL TRICK'D UP premieres Wednesday, October 12 at 9PM ET/PT on A&E.... (more...)
AMC Renews Docu-Series RIDE WITH NORMAN REEDUS, Featuring 'Walking Dead' Star AMC Renews Docu-Series RIDE WITH NORMAN REEDUS, Featuring 'Walking Dead' Star
by TV News Desk - September 23, 2016

AMC today announced that it has renewed non-fiction travel series RIDE WITH NORMAN REEDUS for a second season, slated for 2017.... (more...)
Amazon Announces New Titles Coming This October Amazon Announces New Titles Coming This October
by TV News Desk - September 23, 2016

October brings a number of highly-anticipated Amazon Original Series and Movies available for Prime members to stream or download on Prime Video at no additional cost to their membership... (more...)
Pivot to Present Acclaimed Documentary 35 AND SINGLE, 10/8 Pivot to Present Acclaimed Documentary 35 AND SINGLE, 10/8
by TV News Desk - September 23, 2016

Pivot invites viewers for an in-depth look at relationships today and hopes to answer the question of when, and if, there is a good time for a woman to settle down with the premiere of the documentary film 35 AND SINGLE debuting Saturday, October 8 at 7pm ET.... (more...)
Heartland Film Festival Unveils Film and Event Lineup for 25th Anniversary Heartland Film Festival Unveils Film and Event Lineup for 25th Anniversary
by Movies News Desk - September 23, 2016

Tonight nonprofit Heartland Film announced the full lineup and event schedule for its 25th annual Heartland Film Festival (Oct. 20-30, 2016) at a special event at The Athenaeum.... (more...)
PBS' POV Wins Two News & Documentary Emmy Awards, Including Best Documentary PBS' POV Wins Two News & Documentary Emmy Awards, Including Best Documentary
by TV News Desk - September 22, 2016

PBS's POV (Point of View), American television's longest-running independent documentary series, took home two trophies at the 37th Annual News & Documentary Emmy® Awards last night.... (more...)
Shailene Woodley to be Honored at EMA Awards, Nominations Announced Shailene Woodley to be Honored at EMA Awards, Nominations Announced
by TV News Desk - September 22, 2016

The Environmental Media Association (EMA) will honor actress and activist Shailene Woodley with the Female EMA Futures Award at the 26th Annual EMA Awards on Saturday, Oct. 22 at Warner Bros. studios in Burbank, Calif., presented by Toyota & Lexus and Calvert Investments, EMA announced today.... (more...)
Producer Arnon Milchan to Receive Industry Tribute at 2016 Gotham Independent Film Awards Producer Arnon Milchan to Receive Industry Tribute at 2016 Gotham Independent Film Awards
by TV News Desk - September 22, 2016

The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP), the nation's premier member organization of independent filmmakers and storytellers, announced today that Founder and Chairman of New Regency, Producer Arnon Milchan will receive the Industry Tribute at the 2016 IFP Gotham Awards.... (more...)



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