THE BIG PICTURE: RETHINKING DYSLEXIA TV COVERAGE


   E-Mail Link
 
Back to Main...

Jason Ritter, Kate Bosworth Among All-Star Cast of Nat Geo's Event Series THE LONG ROAD HOME Jason Ritter, Kate Bosworth Among All-Star Cast of Nat Geo's Event Series THE LONG ROAD HOME
by TV News Desk - March 24, 2017

National Geographic today announced the cast for the global scripted event series based on Martha Raddatz's New York Times best-seller THE LONG ROAD HOME.... (more...)
LA LA LAND, GAME OF THRONES Among Costume Designers Guild Award Winners; Full List LA LA LAND, GAME OF THRONES Among Costume Designers Guild Award Winners; Full List
by TV News Desk - February 22, 2017

The winners of the Costume Designers Guild Awards were announced last night at a ceremony held at the Beverly Hilton.... (more...)
Top 20 Junior Home Cooks Revealed on MASTERCHEF JUNIOR Top 20 Junior Home Cooks Revealed on MASTERCHEF JUNIOR
by TV News Desk - February 17, 2017

Last night on MASTERCHEF JUNIOR, 12 young chef-testants joined eight previously announced junior home cooks to comprise this season's Top 20 finalists.... (more...)
A New TV Series Highlights New Play Readings by Diverse Playwrights with Diverse Stories A New TV Series Highlights New Play Readings by Diverse Playwrights with Diverse Stories
by TV News Desk - January 26, 2017

The Highlighter Reading Series: New Plays / New Media, is raising $11,000 for this exciting new production.  The fundraiser is raising money to film a pilot to pitch, as a series, to various media outlets like PBS, Hulu, Amazon, etc.  Artistic Director Christian Haines (Shotz, Winner at NYC Fringe F... (more...)
LA LA LAND, GAME OF THRONES Among Costume Designers Guild Awards Nominees; Full List LA LA LAND, GAME OF THRONES Among Costume Designers Guild Awards Nominees; Full List
by TV News Desk - January 12, 2017

The nominations for the Costume Designers Guild Awards were announced today. The awards celebrate the best in film, television and short form costume design.... (more...)
Jury Members Announced for 2017 Sundance Film Festival Jury Members Announced for 2017 Sundance Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - January 11, 2017

Sundance Institute will convene 24 experts in film, art, culture and science to award feature-length work shown at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival... (more...)
Meet the Contestants on the Season Premiere of MASTERCHEF JUNIOR, Premiering on FOX 2/9 Meet the Contestants on the Season Premiere of MASTERCHEF JUNIOR, Premiering on FOX 2/9
by TV News Desk - December 19, 2016

The kids are back for Season Five of the hit culinary competition series MASTERCHEF JUNIOR, premiering Thursday, Feb. 9 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.... (more...)
ABC Rings in the Holidays with Series & Specials All Season Long ABC Rings in the Holidays with Series & Specials All Season Long
by TV News Desk - October 26, 2016

ABC will ring in the holidays with series and specials all season long, celebrating warmth, fun and family. From Thanksgiving through the New Year, ABC will be the place to go 'Home for the Holidays.'... (more...)
Freeform Announces 'Countdown to 25 Days of Christmas' Programming Freeform Announces 'Countdown to 25 Days of Christmas' Programming
by TV News Desk - October 21, 2016

Put down the dish towel, stop the cooking and cleaning and come get filled up on Freeform's annual “Countdown to 25 Days of Christmas” programming celebration, starting Thanksgiving Day... (more...)
CBS Daytime to Celebrate Thirty Years at No. 1 CBS Daytime to Celebrate Thirty Years at No. 1
by TV News Desk - September 29, 2016

CBS Daytime is commemorating 30 years at #1 with a variety of celebrations throughout the year, and wants its audience to join the fun.... (more...)
CBS All Access Announces BIG BROTHER: OVER THE TOP Houseguests CBS All Access Announces BIG BROTHER: OVER THE TOP Houseguests
by TV News Desk - September 26, 2016

CBS All Access announced today the 12 Houseguests embarking on the new digital edition of BIG BROTHER: OVER THE TOP, which begins streaming live on Wednesday, Sept. 28, at 10:00 PM, ET/7:00 PM, PT.... (more...)
Photo Flash: 68th Annual Emmy Award Red Carpet Photo Coverage Photo Flash: 68th Annual Emmy Award Red Carpet Photo Coverage
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2016

The 68th Annual Emmy Awards are being held today at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles and will air on ABC at 8PM ET. Prior to the ceremony itself, stars of both the large and small screens turned out in their red carpet best. Check out the photos below!... (more...)
Amy Adams, Ethan Hawke & Oliver Stone to Be Honored at 2016 Gotham Film Awards Amy Adams, Ethan Hawke & Oliver Stone to Be Honored at 2016 Gotham Film Awards
by Movies News Desk - September 07, 2016

The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP), the nation's premier member organization of independent storytellers, announced today that Ethan Hawke and Amy Adams will be presented with Actor and Actress Tributes, and Oliver Stone will receive the Director Tribute at the 2016 IFP Gotham Independent Film ... (more...)
CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST to Return to USA Network with New Back-to-Back Episodes, 8/23 CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST to Return to USA Network with New Back-to-Back Episodes, 8/23
by TV News Desk - August 01, 2016

USA Network's hit reality show CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST is set to return for the second half of its fourth season on Tuesday, August 23 at 10/9c with two all-new back-to-back episodes.... (more...)
THE VAMPIRE DIARIES to Bid Farewell Following Eight Seasons of High-Stakes Drama THE VAMPIRE DIARIES to Bid Farewell Following Eight Seasons of High-Stakes Drama
by TV News Desk - July 25, 2016

After eight epic seasons of high-stakes romance, adventure, and drama, THE VAMPIRE DIARIES will conclude its run with the upcoming 2016-17 season.... (more...)
THE VAMPIRE DIARIES to Conclude After Eight Seasons THE VAMPIRE DIARIES to Conclude After Eight Seasons
by BWW News Desk - July 23, 2016

After eight epic seasons of high-stakes romance, adventure, and drama, THE VAMPIRE DIARIES will conclude its run with the upcoming 2016-17 season. The announcement was made today at San Diego Comic-Con® by executive producers Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec. The panel concluded with a farewell video... (more...)
Pop Premieres Season 2 of ROCK THIS BOAT: NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK Today Pop Premieres Season 2 of ROCK THIS BOAT: NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK Today
by TV News Desk - June 09, 2016

This summer, Pop jumps on-board one of the hottest selling, fan-driven cruises of the year, featuring one of the most popular bands in music history, with the second season television series premiere of ROCK THIS BOAT: NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK (NKOTB) today, June 9 at 8:00 PM, ET/PT.... (more...)
Fran Drescher & More Join the 2016 GENII AWARDS Presenters Lineup Fran Drescher & More Join the 2016 GENII AWARDS Presenters Lineup
by TV News Desk - May 03, 2016

Fran Drescher, Emmy® Award-winning journalist and TV host Shaun Robinson and Theranos Chief Creative Officer Patrick Thomas O'Neill have been added as presenters for the 57th Annual Genii Awards.... (more...)
Alec Baldwin, Michael Strahan & More Set for ABC's CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD Alec Baldwin, Michael Strahan & More Set for ABC's CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD
by TV News Desk - May 02, 2016

The primetime summer hit CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD, produced by FremantleMedia North America, returns for a second season on SUNDAY, JUNE 26 (8:00-9:00 p.m. EDT), on the ABC Television Network.... (more...)
Pop to Premiere Season 2 of ROCK THIS BOAT: NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK, 6/9 Pop to Premiere Season 2 of ROCK THIS BOAT: NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK, 6/9
by TV News Desk - April 13, 2016

This summer, Pop jumps on-board one of the hottest selling, fan-driven cruises of the year, featuring one of the most popular bands in music history, with the second season television series premiere of ROCK THIS BOAT: NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK (NKOTB) on Thursday, June 9 at 8:00 PM, ET/PT.... (more...)