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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...)
See the WARCRAFT MOVIE, Get World of Warcraft Free with Epic Promotion See the WARCRAFT MOVIE, Get World of Warcraft Free with Epic Promotion
by Movies News Desk - May 17, 2016

When the credits roll in the theater, a new adventure awaits at home—Blizzard Entertainment and Regal Entertainment Group today announced an epic promotion that gives moviegoers a chance to continue the journey they began in Legendary Pictures' Warcraft movie.... (more...)
ESPN Names Nate Ravitz VP of Audience Development ESPN Names Nate Ravitz VP of Audience Development
by TV News Desk - May 16, 2016

ESPN has promoted Nate Ravitz to Vice President of Audience Development, a new role in which Ravitz will oversee programming of digital content across ESPN.com and the ESPN App... (more...)
BWW Recap: GAME OF THRONES Raises Some Eyebrows in 'Book of the Stranger' BWW Recap: GAME OF THRONES Raises Some Eyebrows in 'Book of the Stranger'
by Jessica Naftaly - May 16, 2016

This week's episode of Game of Thrones just aired, entitled “Book of the Stranger,” a title that had little to do with the episode besides a not so subtle namedrop halfway through. This episode delivered more of what Thrones is seemingly becoming more about; shocks, deaths, quips and nudity, and les... (more...)
Telemundo Announces Digital Partnerships with Mashable, Tastemade, Buzzfeed & Vox Telemundo Announces Digital Partnerships with Mashable, Tastemade, Buzzfeed & Vox
by TV News Desk - May 12, 2016

At a press conference from New York's Museum of Arts and Design today, Peter E. Blacker, Executive Vice President of Digital Media and Emerging Businesses for NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises, announced a number of cutting-edge digital initiatives with industry leading content creators Mashable, V... (more...)
Mia Rondinella Named SVP, Global Distribution & Strategy for Disney Media Mia Rondinella Named SVP, Global Distribution & Strategy for Disney Media
by TV News Desk - May 02, 2016

Disney Media Distribution and Disney & ESPN Media Networks announced today the promotion of Mia Rondinella to senior vice president, Global Distribution and Strategy.... (more...)
National Geographic Channel Announces Its First Multiseason Scripted Anthology Series, GENIUS National Geographic Channel Announces Its First Multiseason Scripted Anthology Series, GENIUS
by TV News Desk - April 29, 2016

National Geographic Channel announced today that it will go straight to series with the first scripted series in the history of the network, the global anthology GENIUS from Fox 21 Television Studios... (more...)
National Geographic Orders First Scripted Series GENIUS; Ron Howard to Direct National Geographic Orders First Scripted Series GENIUS; Ron Howard to Direct
by TV News Desk - April 28, 2016

National Geographic Channel announced today that it will go straight to series with the first scripted series in the history of the network, the global anthology GENIUS from FOX 21 Television Studios ('Homeland,' 'The People v. O.J. Simpson'), Imagine Television ('24,' 'Empire'), OddLot Entertainmen... (more...)
Red Nose Day and Global Citizen Join 15th Annual Comcast Cares Day to 'Make Change Happen' Red Nose Day and Global Citizen Join 15th Annual Comcast Cares Day to 'Make Change Happen'
by TV News Desk - April 28, 2016

NBC is proud to announce that Comcast Cares Day, the nation's largest single-day corporate volunteer effort and a culmination of Comcast NBCUniversal's year-round commitment to community service, is incorporating the broad support and amplification of two other Company partnerships... (more...)
Producer Antonio Saillant Discusses Sustainability in the Entertainment Industry Producer Antonio Saillant Discusses Sustainability in the Entertainment Industry
by BWW News Desk - April 22, 2016

Antonio Saillant is a noted sustainable performance consultant, strategist, filmmaker, writer, aerospace/environmental engineer, speaker, sustainable film/tv producer and executive sustainable coach. His company, Angel Light Pictures Entertainment Group and Angel Light Energy Environmental Consultin... (more...)
Japanese Version of Long-Running U.S. Drama COLD CASE in the Works Japanese Version of Long-Running U.S. Drama COLD CASE in the Works
by TV News Desk - April 21, 2016

It was announced today that WOWOW, Japan's leading premium pay TV broadcaster, has closed a deal with Warner Bros. International Television Production (WBITVP) to commission and co-produce a local-language version of the hit Jerry Bruckheimer Television–produced series COLD CASE.... (more...)
Producer Antonio Saillant Set for Keynote Interview at GREEN FESTIVAL EXPO NY Producer Antonio Saillant Set for Keynote Interview at GREEN FESTIVAL EXPO NY
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2016

NYIT Alumnus and producer Antonio Saillant, founding owner of Angel Light Pictures Entertainment Group and Planet Greenfest, will participate in a keynote conversation interview with the Nature Channel on April 17 during this weekends Green Festival Expo New York event in their segment entitled, 'Na... (more...)
ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT's Kevin Frazier to Throw Out First Pitch at 4th Annual LA Dodgers Adoptee Night ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT's Kevin Frazier to Throw Out First Pitch at 4th Annual LA Dodgers Adoptee Night
by TV News Desk - April 12, 2016

In celebration of its 5 Year Anniversary, Mixed Roots Foundation will host its 4th Annual 'Adoptee Night' with the LA Dodgers during National Foster Care Month as they take on the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday, May 24, 2016... (more...)
NBC News Education Nation Announces 2-Hour Live Forum 'Supporting Our Students' NBC News Education Nation Announces 2-Hour Live Forum 'Supporting Our Students'
by TV News Desk - April 05, 2016

NBC News Education Nation is convening parents, thought leaders, policy makers, teachers and students for a live, two-hour forum in Baltimore on Thursday, April 14, from 6 to 8 p.m. at The Baltimore Museum of Art's Meyerhoff Auditorium.... (more...)
NBCUniversal Hispanic Group Launches MOVIMIENTO NBCUniversal Hispanic Group Launches MOVIMIENTO
by TV News Desk - April 04, 2016

NBCUniversal Hispanic Group announced today, “Movimiento” a social-first movement based on CultureFirst– a first-of-its-kind report on U.S. Latinos from NBCUniversal's consumer insights practice, The Curve Report, in collaboration with Telemundo – research findings exposing the next generation of mu... (more...)
BWW Recap: Happily Never After on SHAMELESS BWW Recap: Happily Never After on SHAMELESS
by Jennifer McHugh - April 03, 2016

And so, another Gallagher season comes to an end. And even though I've always wanted Frank to be sent up the river, I didn't mean it literally. Still satisfying though.... (more...)
EPIX to Air New Wanda Sykes Stand-Up Event EPIX to Air New Wanda Sykes Stand-Up Event
by BWW News Desk - March 31, 2016

Premium TV network EPIX announced today that it will spotlight the straightforward and no-nonsense comedy of Emmy Award winning comedian, writer and actress Wanda Sykes, in the one-hour Original Comedy Event What Happened...Ms. Sykes? Best known for her roles in 'The New Adventures of Old Christine,... (more...)
ESPN Inks New Agreement with SportsCenter Anchor Chris McKendry ESPN Inks New Agreement with SportsCenter Anchor Chris McKendry
by TV News Desk - March 30, 2016

ESPN has reached an agreement with Chris McKendry in which the longtime SportsCenter anchor and host of live events including the Little League World Series will focus on tennis, continuing to front ESPN's start-to-finish and extensive coverage of three of the sport's Majors – the Australian and US ... (more...)
Discovery Channel to Premiere Award-Winning Film SHERPA, 4/23 Discovery Channel to Premiere Award-Winning Film SHERPA, 4/23
by TV News Desk - March 24, 2016

Winner of the Grierson Award at the 2015 BFI London Festival and an official selection of the 2015 Telluride Film Festival, SHERPA looks at how Mount Everest's Sherpa community united in grief and anger to reclaim the mountain following this devastating tragedy.... (more...)
Relativity Media Closes $400 Million Film Financing Deal with Maple Leaf Films Relativity Media Closes $400 Million Film Financing Deal with Maple Leaf Films
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2016

Relativity Media today announced that it has secured $400 million in equity film financing from Michael Wexler and Tove Christensen's Maple Leaf Films. The two companies have executed a binding agreement for Maple Leaf Films to finance 75 percent of future Relativity Media films on an annual basis f... (more...)
BWW Recap: The Gerhardt's Mobilize and Kansas City Takes a Stand on FARGO BWW Recap: The Gerhardt's Mobilize and Kansas City Takes a Stand on FARGO
by Kaitlin Milligan - November 17, 2015

In tonight's episode of FARGO, 'Rhinoceros,' there was a lot less talking and a lot more action. The events from the previous episode have led to the Gerhardt's escalation.... (more...)
Fox Television Group Announces Executive Promotions Fox Television Group Announces Executive Promotions
by TV News Desk - November 11, 2015

Fox Television Group Chairmen and CEOs Gary Newman and Dana Walden announced today that they have elevated Shannon Ryan to Executive Vice President, Marketing & Communications for Fox Television Group... (more...)
Anjelica Huston & Cherry Jones to Guest Star on Season 2 of Amazon Original Series TRANSPARENT Anjelica Huston & Cherry Jones to Guest Star on Season 2 of Amazon Original Series TRANSPARENT
by BWW News Desk - November 10, 2015

Amazon today announced Academy Award-winning actress Anjelica Huston (Medium) and Emmy Award winner Cherry Jones (24) are among the guest stars joining the second season of the multiple Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning series Transparent... (more...)
Campbell Brown to Interview GOP Presidential Frontrunners Marco Rubio & Ben Carson Campbell Brown to Interview GOP Presidential Frontrunners Marco Rubio & Ben Carson
by TV News Desk - November 09, 2015

With the presidential race ramping up and the Iowa caucuses drawing near, the two GOP candidates riding a wave a momentum -- Sen. Marco Rubio and Ben Carson -- will sit down this week with Campbell Brown, co-founder and Editor-in-Chief of The Seventy Four... (more...)
BWW Recap: Phil 2 Is 'a Real Live Wire' on THE LAST MAN ON EARTH BWW Recap: Phil 2 Is 'a Real Live Wire' on THE LAST MAN ON EARTH
by Gunnar Larson - November 08, 2015

With THE LAST MAN ON EARTH returning to equilibrium with its last episode, tonight the show is finally able to make forward motion, propelling the plot in shocking ways while staying true to the show's larger themes. THE LAST MAN ON EARTH, still in its 19th episode, manages to pull the rug out from ... (more...)




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