Melanie Lynskey News

HBO Renews Animated Series ANIMALS for Third SeasonHBO Renews Animated Series ANIMALS for Third Season
by TV News Desk - May 19, 2017

HBO has renewed ANIMALS. for a third season, it was announced today by Amy Gravitt, executive vice president, HBO Programming. (more...)

16th Annual Tribeca Film Festival Announces Juried Awards16th Annual Tribeca Film Festival Announces Juried Awards
by Movies News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

The 16th Tribeca Film Festival announced the winners of its competition categories at the awards ceremony tonight at BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2017

(more...)

Priyanka Chopra, Diane Lane Among 2017 TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL Jurors; Full ListPriyanka Chopra, Diane Lane Among 2017 TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL Jurors; Full List
by Movies News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

The Tribeca Film Festival, presented by AT&T, today announced its jurors for the 16th edition, comprised of a group of critically acclaimed filmmakers, award-winning actors working across film, television, and stage, accomplished producers, and cultural leaders. (more...)

Janeane Garofalo, Lili Taylor, and Celia Weston to Star in MARVIN'S ROOM at Roundabout Theatre CompanyJaneane Garofalo, Lili Taylor, and Celia Weston to Star in MARVIN'S ROOM at Roundabout Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director/CEO) announces the stars of the Broadway premiere of Marvin's Room, by Scott McPherson, directed by Obie Award-winning director, Anne Kauffman (Detroit) making her Broadway debut. (more...)

Hamptons International Film Festival Announces April ScreeningsHamptons International Film Festival Announces April Screenings
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts are pleased to announce that the Hamptons International Film Festival (HIFF) will continue their 25 Years: 25 Films series with a screening of Judy Berlin on Sunday, April 9 at 6:00pm, featuring a special appearance by lead actress Edie Falco. Ticket prices are $10 and are available online at www.baystreet.org and hamptonsfilmfest.org, or by calling the Bay Street Theater Box Office at 631-725-9500, open Tuesday through Saturday 11:00am to 5:00pm. (more...)

Gunpowder & Sky Distribution Acquires Rob Meyer's LITTLE BOXESGunpowder & Sky Distribution Acquires Rob Meyer's LITTLE BOXES
by Movies News Desk - Feb 27, 2017

Gunpowder & Sky Distribution announced today that the company has acquired Rob Meyer's LITTLE BOXES, with a theatrical release set for April 14th. (more...)

2017 Sundance Film Festival Awards Celebrate Global Independent Creative2017 Sundance Film Festival Awards Celebrate Global Independent Creative
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2017

After 10 days, 119 feature films and three feet of snow, an evening of humor and humanity marked the 2017 Sundance Film Festival's Awards Ceremony, with host Jessica Williams emceeing and jurors presenting 27 prizes for feature filmmaking in Park City, Utah. Honorees, named in total below, range from sharp comedies to provocative and timely documentaries and represent new achievements in global independent storytelling. Human stories prevailed across categories, with Grand Jury Prizes awarded to Dina (U.S. Documentary), Last Men in Aleppo (World Documentary), I don't feel at home in this world anymore. (U.S. Dramatic) and The Nile Hilton Incident (World Dramatic). Chasing Coral, showcased in the Festival's environmental program The New Climate, won an Audience Award in the U.S. Documentary category. (more...)

Netflix Announces Slate of Originals at 2017 Sundance Film FestivalNetflix Announces Slate of Originals at 2017 Sundance Film Festival
by TV News Desk - Dec 5, 2016

Netflix unveiled its expanded slate of diverse originals making their world premiere at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival, which will include four original features, one original documentary feature, and episodes of two hotly-anticipated doc series. With a roster of talent including Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Morgan Neville, Jason Segel, Rooney Mara, Robert Redford, Elijah Wood, Rashida Jones, Melanie Lynskey, Riley Keough, Jesse Plemons, and Alfre Woodard, the titles selected for Sundance Film Festival highlight the diversity and breadth of creativity found at Netflix. (more...)

Comedy-Drama THE INTERVENTION to Debut on DVD TodayComedy-Drama THE INTERVENTION to Debut on DVD Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2016

Called a 'sharp-tongued and smart observational comedy' (Russ Fischer, The Playlist) and 'a modern twist on The Big Chill' (Michael Roffman, Consequence of Sound) the exceptionally entertaining comedy-drama THE INTERVENTION, makes its DVD debut on November 29, 2016 from Paramount Home Media Distribution. (more...)

Comedy-Drama THE INTERVENTION to Debut on DVD 11/29Comedy-Drama THE INTERVENTION to Debut on DVD 11/29
by Movies News Desk - Sep 26, 2016

Called a 'sharp-tongued and smart observational comedy' (Russ Fischer, The Playlist) and 'a modern twist on The Big Chill' (Michael Roffman, Consequence of Sound) the exceptionally entertaining comedy-drama THE INTERVENTION, makes its DVD debut on November 29, 2016 from Paramount Home Media Distribution. (more...)

Nate Parker and The Birth of a Nation Team Announce New Fellowship for Young FilmmakersNate Parker and The Birth of a Nation Team Announce New Fellowship for Young Filmmakers
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2016

 Nate Parker and the cast, Producers, and Executive Producers of The Birth of a Nation are investing in the next generation of diverse independent creativity with the Sundance Institute | The Birth of a Nation Fellowship for 18-to-24-year-old filmmakers participating in the Institute's Ignite program. Parker shared details at Sundance Institute's NIGHT BEFORE NEXT benefit at The Theatre at Ace Hotel in downtown Los Angeles this evening, where he also received the Institute's annual Vanguard Award presented to him by actor and Sundance alum Michael B. Jordan. Parker's The Birth of a Nation was supported by the Institute's renowned Feature Film Program for three years before its premiere, and won both the Audience Award and Grand Jury Prize at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival. (more...)

Disney XD to Premiere New Animated Comedy Adventure Series FUTURE-WORM, 8/1Disney XD to Premiere New Animated Comedy Adventure Series FUTURE-WORM, 8/1
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2016

FUTURE-WORM, an animated comedy adventure series about an optimistic 12-year-old who creates a time machine lunch box, and then meets and befriends a fearless worm from the future (with titanium-enforced abs), premieres MONDAY, AUGUST 1 (more...)

Disney XD to Premiere New Animated Comedy Adventure Series FUTURE-WORM, 8/1Disney XD to Premiere New Animated Comedy Adventure Series FUTURE-WORM, 8/1
by TV News Desk - Jun 15, 2016

FUTURE-WORM, an animated comedy adventure series about an optimistic 12-year-old who creates a time machine lunch box, and then meets and befriends a fearless worm from the future (with titanium-enforced abs), premieres MONDAY, AUGUST 1 (more...)

Outfest Announces Lineup for 2016 Outfest Los Angeles LGBT Film FestivalOutfest Announces Lineup for 2016 Outfest Los Angeles LGBT Film Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2016

(more...)

Hannah Simone to Host New Unscripted Survival Competition Series KICKING & SCREAMING on FOXHannah Simone to Host New Unscripted Survival Competition Series KICKING & SCREAMING on FOX
by TV News Desk - May 9, 2016

Hannah Simone (NEW GIRL) will host KICKING & SCREAMING, the new eight-episode FOX competition series that teams 10 expert survivalists with pampered partners to face the toughest challenges of their lives. (more...)

LGBT Teen Cult Film BUT I'M A CHEERLEADER Heading to Broadway?LGBT Teen Cult Film BUT I'M A CHEERLEADER Heading to Broadway?
by TV News Desk - Apr 6, 2016

BUT I'M A CHEERLEADER, the 1999 cult LGBT teen cult film may be heading to the Broadway stage. In an interview with Same Same, the film's director Jamie Babbit revealed that she is interested in making a musical version of the original teen flick. (more...)

Emma Thompson Classics Among Films Premiering on REEL 12 This AprilEmma Thompson Classics Among Films Premiering on REEL 12 This April
by TV News Desk - Apr 1, 2016

(more...)

HBO Cancels Comedy Series TOGETHERNESS After Two SeasonsHBO Cancels Comedy Series TOGETHERNESS After Two Seasons
by TV News Desk - Mar 25, 2016

Executive producers/writers/directors Jay and Mark Duplass turned to Twitter to announce the news that HBO has pulled the plug on their comedy TOGETHERNESS after two seasons. T (more...)

Scoop: TOGETHERNESS - April Episodes on HBOScoop: TOGETHERNESS - April Episodes on HBO
by TV Scoop - Mar 24, 2016

Get all the scoop on TOGETHERNESS - April Episodes, airing on HBO (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 7