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Starz Acquires Nine Exclusive First-Run Documentaries Including SCOTTY AND THE SECRET HISTORY OF HOLLYWOOD Starz Acquires Nine Exclusive First-Run Documentaries Including SCOTTY AND THE SECRET HISTORY OF HOLLYWOOD
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2018

Starz Acquires Nine Exclusive First-Run Documentaries Including SCOTTY AND THE SECRET HISTORY OF HOLLYWOOD... (more...)
Viola Davis to Present Steve McQueen with the John Schlesinger Britannia Award Viola Davis to Present Steve McQueen with the John Schlesinger Britannia Award
by TV News Desk - August 16, 2018

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles (BAFTA Los Angeles) is pleased to announce that Academy Award Winner and “12 Years a Slave” director Steve McQueen will receive The John Schlesinger Britannia Award for Excellence in Directing at the 2018 British Academy Britannia Awards. T... (more...)
MEETING AMANPOUR AND COMPANY, TRUE CRIME THE ID WAY and More Kick Off PaleyLive Fall 2018 MEETING AMANPOUR AND COMPANY, TRUE CRIME THE ID WAY and More Kick Off PaleyLive Fall 2018
by TV News Desk - August 15, 2018

 The Paley Center for Media today announced it has selected four outstanding programs to kick off the PaleyLive Fall 2018 season including: Meeting Amanpour and Company; Special Preview: Basketball: A Love Story; True Crime, The ID Way; and Special Preview: New Amsterdam.  A limited number of ticket... (more...)
2018 Toronto International Film Festival to Close with World Premiere of JEREMIAH TERMINATOR LEROY Starring Kristen Stewart and Laura Dern 2018 Toronto International Film Festival to Close with World Premiere of JEREMIAH TERMINATOR LEROY Starring Kristen Stewart and Laura Dern
by TV News Desk - August 14, 2018

The Toronto International Film Festival® announced today that Jeremiah Terminator LeRoy will close this year's Festival. From director Justin Kelly, Jeremiah Terminator LeRoy is based on one of the most famous literary gambits in American history. Adapted from the memoir Girl Boy Girl: How I Became ... (more...)
Ethan Hawke & Breakout Star Ben Dickey Head to Texas For BLAZE Tour Ethan Hawke & Breakout Star Ben Dickey Head to Texas For BLAZE Tour
by BWW News Desk - August 01, 2018

Sundance Selects announced today the critically acclaimed film BLAZE, co-written, produced and directed by four-time Academy-Award®nominated actor and screenwriter Ethan Hawke, will premiere across Texas in August to celebrate the film's Lone Star roots.... (more...)
Netflix Options Phil Knight's Best Selling Memoir SHOE DOG Netflix Options Phil Knight's Best Selling Memoir SHOE DOG
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2018

Netflix has optioned the rights to The New York Times bestseller Shoe Dog, written by Phil Knight. Five-time Academy Award nominated producer Frank Marshall will produce the film alongside Knight. Golden Globe and Emmy Award winners Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski (Dolemite Is My Name!, Ed Woo... (more...)
Lifetime Unveils Expanded Programming Slate with 75 Movie Titles for 2019 Lifetime Unveils Expanded Programming Slate with 75 Movie Titles for 2019
by BWW News Desk - July 26, 2018

Lifetime Unveils Expanded Programming Slate with 75 Movie Titles for 2019... (more...)
Netflix And Shondaland Announce First Slate of Series Netflix And Shondaland Announce First Slate of Series
by TV News Desk - July 23, 2018

Netflix, the world's leading internet entertainment service, and Shondaland today announced the first slate of series being developed by Shonda Rhimes, Betsy Beers and their team to premiere exclusively for Netflix members around the world.... (more...)
KEVIN HART PRESENTS: THE NEXT LEVEL Season 2 Premieres Friday August 3 on Comedy Central KEVIN HART PRESENTS: THE NEXT LEVEL Season 2 Premieres Friday August 3 on Comedy Central
by TV News Desk - July 23, 2018

 Kevin Hart Presents: The Next Level is back with an all-new roster of Kevin Hart-approved stand-up comedians taking the next step in their careers: a televised half-hour special. Season 2 kicks off on Friday, August 3 at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT on Comedy Central. Each episode spotlights a single performer... (more...)
Netflix And Shondaland Announce First Slate Of Series Developed by by Shonda Rhimes and Betsy Beers Netflix And Shondaland Announce First Slate Of Series Developed by by Shonda Rhimes and Betsy Beers
by BWW News Desk - July 21, 2018

Netflix, the world's leading internet entertainment service, and Shondaland today announced the first slate of series being developed by Shonda Rhimes, Betsy Beers and their team to premiere exclusively for Netflix members around the world.... (more...)
THE GUARDIANS From Acclaimed Director Xavier Beauvois Arrives 8/28 THE GUARDIANS From Acclaimed Director Xavier Beauvois Arrives 8/28
by BWW News Desk - July 10, 2018

 A stunning portrait of a family trying to maintain their culture and traditions as war rages around them, the graceful historical drama THE GUARDIANS is the latest offering from the acclaimed French filmmaker Xavier Beauvois, whose previous films include the award-winning Of Gods and Men and The Pr... (more...)
BBC Two Announces Adaptation of Bestseller THIS IS GOING TO HURT by Adam Kay BBC Two Announces Adaptation of Bestseller THIS IS GOING TO HURT by Adam Kay
by TV News Desk - July 06, 2018

Adam Kay, former junior doctor and best-selling author of literary phenomenon This Is Going to Hurt is set to adapt his personal account of life on the wards in a major new eight-part comedy-drama produced by Sister Pictures and commissioned by Piers Wenger, Controller of BBC Drama, and Patrick Holl... (more...)
Kew Gardens Festival of Cinema Announces Film Lineup for 2nd Annual Event, Aug. 3-12, 2018 Kew Gardens Festival of Cinema Announces Film Lineup for 2nd Annual Event, Aug. 3-12, 2018
by TV News Desk - June 20, 2018

Kew Gardens Festival of Cinema announced today its film lineup of 110 films and the news that Regal Entertainment Group has signed on to become the lead sponsor for the 2nd annual 10-day event in Queens. While the festival organizers are saddened to leave the Kew Gardens Cinemas in Kew Gardens, they... (more...)
Emmy Award Winner Laura Dern Stars in THE TALE Available for Digital Download July 2 Emmy Award Winner Laura Dern Stars in THE TALE Available for Digital Download July 2
by TV News Desk - June 18, 2018

Award-winning writer and director Jennifer Fox delivers a film based on her own childhood in The Tale,available for Digital Download on July 2nd. Premiering to rave reviews at Sundance 2018, the HBO film, starring Laura Dern (HBO's Big Little Lies), is “an immense, brave and genuinely earth-shaking ... (more...)
Craig Ferguson Announces HOBO FABULOUS Tour Dates Craig Ferguson Announces HOBO FABULOUS Tour Dates
by TV News Desk - June 18, 2018

 Craig Ferguson has announced the HOBO FABULOUS TOUR which will take the Grammy® nominated, Emmy® and Peabody® award winning comedian to 45+ shows across the USA and Canada. ... (more...)
Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On GOTTI Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On GOTTI
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2018

Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On GOTTI... (more...)
VIDEO: Watch All New Trailer For SCOTTY AND THE SECRET HISTORY OF HOLLYWOOD VIDEO: Watch All New Trailer For SCOTTY AND THE SECRET HISTORY OF HOLLYWOOD
by Stage Tube - June 14, 2018

VIDEO: Watch All New Trailer For SCOTTY AND THE SECRET HISTORY OF HOLLYWOOD... (more...)
VIDEO: Watch Cameron Britton Transforms Into Disturbed Killer Ed Kemper for Netflix's MINDHUNTER VIDEO: Watch Cameron Britton Transforms Into Disturbed Killer Ed Kemper for Netflix's MINDHUNTER
by TV News Desk - June 14, 2018

The series follows ambitious FBI agent Holden Ford (Jonathan Groff) as he struggles to comprehend incarcerated killers, so that he might use this knowledge to catch others. He's teamed with experienced agent Bill Tench (Holt McCallany) in the Behavioral Science Unit and will work with his sometimes ... (more...)
Shonda Rhimes to Helm Netflix's Anna Delvey Series Shonda Rhimes to Helm Netflix's Anna Delvey Series
by TV News Desk - June 11, 2018

According to Entertainment Weekly, The viral story of New York con woman Anna Delvey is coming to Netflix — with help from Shonda Rhimes.... (more...)
NBC News & MSNBC To Broadcast Live, Around The Clock Coverage of Historic US-North Korea Summit NBC News & MSNBC To Broadcast Live, Around The Clock Coverage of Historic US-North Korea Summit
by BWW News Desk - June 07, 2018

NBC News and MSNBC together will deliver around-the-clock coverage of the historic meeting between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, anchored live from Singapore and NBC News world headquarters in New York, with anchors and correspondents reporting from locations on the ground as ... (more...)
Rami Malek To Star In FBI Film AMERICAN RADICAL From Universal Pictures Rami Malek To Star In FBI Film AMERICAN RADICAL From Universal Pictures
by BWW News Desk - June 06, 2018

Rami Malek To Star In FBI Film AMERICAN RADICAL... (more...)
Scoop: Coming Up On UNDERCOVER BOSS: CELEBRITY EDITION With Jewel on CBS - Friday, June 8, 2018 Scoop: Coming Up On UNDERCOVER BOSS: CELEBRITY EDITION With Jewel on CBS - Friday, June 8, 2018
by TV Scoop - June 06, 2018

Get all the scoop on Coming Up On UNDERCOVER BOSS: CELEBRITY EDITION With Jewel, airing on CBS on Friday, June 8, 2018!... (more...)
Benedict Cumberbatch's SunnyMarch Obtains Rights to Juno Dawson's Memoir THE GENDER GAMES Benedict Cumberbatch's SunnyMarch Obtains Rights to Juno Dawson's Memoir THE GENDER GAMES
by TV News Desk - June 05, 2018

According to Variety, SunnyMarch, the production banner founded by Benedict Cumberbatch and Adam Ackland, has acquired the TV rights to “The Gender Games,” the memoir by best-selling author and trans activist Juno Dawson. The book will serve as a jumping off point to create an original half-hour ser... (more...)
Oprah's Book Club Announces Newest Selection THE SUN DOES SHINE: HOW I FOUND LIFE AND FREEDOM ON DEATH ROW By Anthony Ray Hinton Oprah's Book Club Announces Newest Selection THE SUN DOES SHINE: HOW I FOUND LIFE AND FREEDOM ON DEATH ROW By Anthony Ray Hinton
by TV News Desk - June 05, 2018

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network and O, The Oprah Magazine announced today the newest Oprah's Book Club selection, The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row by Anthony Ray Hinton with Lara Love Hardin, a revealing story of hope, love, justice, and the power of reading by a man who spen... (more...)
Scoop: Coming Up on TODAY 6/4 - 6/15 on NBC Scoop: Coming Up on TODAY 6/4 - 6/15 on NBC
by TV Scoop - June 01, 2018

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on TODAY 6/4 - 6/15, airing on NBC... (more...)