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Martin Scorsese to Present Chaplin Award to Robert De Niro This May Martin Scorsese to Present Chaplin Award to Robert De Niro This May
by TV News Desk - February 23, 2017

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announces that legendary filmmaker Martin Scorsese will present the 44th Chaplin Award to honoree Robert De Niro on Monday, May 8, 2017. The pair have worked together on eight films, beginning with Mean Streets in 1973.... (more...)
Actor Bill Pullman to Deliver Commencement Address at Warren Wilson College Actor Bill Pullman to Deliver Commencement Address at Warren Wilson College
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

Celebrity sightings in Asheville are nothing new. The world's top actors, musicians and leaders have helped make “the land of the sky” a well-known tourist destination. An oft-understated feature of the city is its reputation as a mecca for higher learning.... (more...)
Cosplayers Put Their Skils to the Test in SYFY's Newest Competition Series COSPLAY MELEE Cosplayers Put Their Skils to the Test in SYFY's Newest Competition Series COSPLAY MELEE
by TV News Desk - February 16, 2017

The world's most innovative cosplayers go head to head each week in Syfy's new transformation competition series COSPLAY MELEE – an epic showdown of creativity, eye popping costumes and one of a kind characters. Premiering on Tuesday, March 21 at 10/9c, the hour-long battle is hosted by actress and ... (more...)
Freeform Launches New Digital Short-Form Series MY BOYFRIEND IS A ROBOT Freeform Launches New Digital Short-Form Series MY BOYFRIEND IS A ROBOT
by TV News Desk - February 10, 2017

Freeform premieres its newest digital short-form series, MY BOYFRIEND IS A ROBOT, a romantic fish-out-of-water comedy centering on the relationship between a girl and her boyfriend – who happens to be a robot.... (more...)
NBCUniversal Talent Infusion Programs Selects Winner of the 13th Annual StandUp NBC NBCUniversal Talent Infusion Programs Selects Winner of the 13th Annual StandUp NBC
by TV News Desk - February 08, 2017

NBCUniversal Talent Infusion Programs (NBCUNI TIPS) has named comedian and musician JR De Guzman as the winner of its 13th Annual StandUp NBC nationwide search for comedians of diverse backgrounds. De Guzman has been awarded a one-year talent holding deal with NBCUniversal and a headlining spot late... (more...)
Shudder to Birth Alice Lowe's Horror Comedy PREVENGE in North America Shudder to Birth Alice Lowe's Horror Comedy PREVENGE in North America
by Movies News Desk - February 08, 2017

Shudder announced today that it is acquiring North American rights to Alice Lowe's pregnancy horror comedy PREVENGE.... (more...)
Super Hero Action Comedy SPECIAL FORCES Screened at Film Festivals Throughout U.S. Super Hero Action Comedy SPECIAL FORCES Screened at Film Festivals Throughout U.S.
by Movies News Desk - February 06, 2017

SPECIAL FORCES, a short super hero action comedy, will make its online premiere exclusively on www.philbucci.com today, February 6, 2017, after the official trailer made its world premiere on www.thehollywoodreporter.com on Friday February 3, 2017... (more...)
TBS Teams with New York Comedy Festival to Celebrate Best in Comedy TBS Teams with New York Comedy Festival to Celebrate Best in Comedy
by TV News Desk - February 02, 2017

Turner's TBS is partnering with the New York Comedy Festival (NYCF) to amplify the week-long comedy event that will run Tuesday, Nov. 7, through Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017, with over 200 comedians performing in more than 60 shows in the most prestigious venues across New York City.... (more...)
Urban Movie Channel's February Slate Features Exclusive Streaming Premieres Urban Movie Channel's February Slate Features Exclusive Streaming Premieres
by TV News Desk - January 31, 2017

A celebration of black history and romance, Urban Movie Channel (UMC) presents two new exclusive streaming premieres fitting for both Black History Month and Valentine's Day.... (more...)
Jordan Fisher, Kelsea Ballerini & More to Host 2017 RADIO DISNEY MUSIC AWARDS Jordan Fisher, Kelsea Ballerini & More to Host 2017 RADIO DISNEY MUSIC AWARDS
by TV News Desk - January 25, 2017

Radio Disney has lined up five fan-favorite stars across music and TV to host the 2017 RADIO DISNEY MUSIC AWARDS (RDMA). Grammy Award nominee Kelsea Ballerini, Broadway's 'Hamilton' star and Hollywood Records recording artist Jordan Fisher, and more.... (more...)
Netflix Acquires Worldwide Rights to THE INCREDIBLE JESSICA JAMES at 2017 Sundance Film Festival Netflix Acquires Worldwide Rights to THE INCREDIBLE JESSICA JAMES at 2017 Sundance Film Festival
by TV News Desk - January 24, 2017

Netflix announced today that it has acquired worldwide rights to writer/director Jim Strouse's refreshing and heartfelt modern comedy, THE INCREDIBLE JESSICA JAMES, prior to the film's upcoming world premiere as the Closing Night film of the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.... (more...)
9 Filmmakers Selected for Film Independent 2016 Producing Lab Film Independent Awards 9 Filmmakers Selected for Film Independent 2016 Producing Lab Film Independent Awards
by Movies News Desk - October 25, 2016

Film Independent, the non-profit arts organization that produces the Spirit Awards and LA Film Festival, announced the producers selected for its 16 th annual Producing Lab.... (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...)
FSLC Announces Robert De Niro as Recipient of 44th Annual Chaplin Award FSLC Announces Robert De Niro as Recipient of 44th Annual Chaplin Award
by Movies News Desk - October 17, 2016

The Film Society of Lincoln Center is pleased to announce that Academy Award–winning actor Robert De Niro will be honored at the 44th Chaplin Award Gala on Monday, May 8, 2017.... (more...)
Steve Harvey to Host SHOWTIME AT THE APOLLO Steve Harvey to Host SHOWTIME AT THE APOLLO
by TV News Desk - October 12, 2016

Emmy Award-winning personality Steve Harvey will host SHOWTIME AT THE APOLLO, a two-hour event and reimagining of the classic talent showcase series, in which Harvey will celebrate his return to the famed theater, where he launched his own career, and where he'll be joined by some of the biggest sta... (more...)
Episodic Drama DOOMSDAY Among Winners of ITVFest's 2016 Awards Episodic Drama DOOMSDAY Among Winners of ITVFest's 2016 Awards
by TV News Desk - October 11, 2016

ITVFest, the original Independent Television and Film Festival, has announced the 2016 award winners.... (more...)