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Orion Classics Acquires North American and Latin American Rights to JINN Orion Classics Acquires North American and Latin American Rights to JINN
by TV News Desk - August 14, 2018

Orion Classics has acquired all North American and Latin American rights to the upcoming drama JINN.  Written and directed by Nijla Mu'min (Dream), the film stars Zoe Renee (BET's The Quad), Simone Missick (Netflix's The Defenders), Kelvin Harrison, Jr. (Monsters and Men, Luce), Dorian Missick (Luck... (more...)
OUTLAW KING Starring Chris Pine is the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival Opening Night Gala Film OUTLAW KING Starring Chris Pine is the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival Opening Night Gala Film
by TV News Desk - August 14, 2018

TIFF announced today that the World Premiere of Outlaw King, David Mackenzie's anticipated period drama chronicling the rise of 14th-century Scottish hero Robert the Bruce, will be the Opening Night Gala Presentation for the 43rd Toronto International Film Festival® on Thursday, September 6, at Roy ... (more...)
Victoria Theatre Association Ends the 2018-2019 Cool Films Series with ANNIE GET YOUR GUN Victoria Theatre Association Ends the 2018-2019 Cool Films Series with ANNIE GET YOUR GUN
by TV News Desk - August 13, 2018

Victoria Theatre Association ends the 2018-2019 Cool Films Series with the musical favorite ANNIE GET YOUR GUN. Show times are Aug. 24-25 at 7 p.m. and Aug. 26 at 3 p.m. Tickets are $6 and passbooks of 10 tickets are $39. Be sure to use your passbooks because this is the last film of the series. To ... (more...)
VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for New Shark Thriller FRENZY VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for New Shark Thriller FRENZY
by Stage Tube - August 13, 2018

When they are surrounded by great white sharks, two sisters must use their strength, resourcefulness and immense courage to survive.... (more...)
Idris Elba Joins the Cast of GHETTO COWBOY Idris Elba Joins the Cast of GHETTO COWBOY
by TV News Desk - August 09, 2018

Idris Elba has been cast in the has joined the ensemble of Ghetto Cowboy, according to Variety. This film marks Ricky Staub's feature directorial debut.... (more...)
CATFISH Co-Host Max Joseph Leaving MTV Show After Seven Seasons CATFISH Co-Host Max Joseph Leaving MTV Show After Seven Seasons
by TV News Desk - August 08, 2018

Max Joseph, co-host on the MTV series Catfish, announced that this will be his last season on the MTV reality show, according to Deadline. Joseph's final episode will air Wednesday, August 22 at 9 PM.... (more...)
CBS Secures U.S. Rights to International Hit LOVE ISLAND CBS Secures U.S. Rights to International Hit LOVE ISLAND
by TV News Desk - August 08, 2018

CBS has secured the U.S. format rights for the smash U.K. and international reality series 'Love Island' from ITV Studios and Motion Content Group, with the new series to be produced by ITV Entertainment, it was announced today by Sharon Vuong, Senior Vice President, Alternative Programming for the ... (more...)
Apple to Create PANCHINKO TV Series Apple to Create PANCHINKO TV Series
by TV News Desk - August 07, 2018

Apple has landed rights to develop an international drama series based on Min Jin Lee's best-selling novel Pachinko, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The drama landed at Apple with a sizable script-to-series commitment. ... (more...)
New HBO Series RANDOM ACTS OF FLYNESS Debuts This Friday New HBO Series RANDOM ACTS OF FLYNESS Debuts This Friday
by BWW News Desk - August 01, 2018

RANDOM ACTS OF FLYNESS, a new late-night series from artist Terence Nance (“An Oversimplification of Her Beauty”), kicks off its six-episode season this FRIDAY, AUG. 3 (midnight-12:30 a.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO, followed by other episodes subsequent Fridays at the same time. The show explores e... (more...)
Hallmark Channel Heats Up with Original Movie Premieres That Travel the World During 'Summer Nights' Hallmark Channel Heats Up with Original Movie Premieres That Travel the World During 'Summer Nights'
by BWW News Desk - July 31, 2018

This summer, Hallmark Channel takes viewers on an exciting trip around the world with its annual Summer Nights programming event celebrating the sun-drenched days of leisure and love. Viewers with wanderlust will be able to travel to exotic locations including South Africa, the Caribbean and the Sou... (more...)
Scoop: E! News Listings For 7/30-8/3 Scoop: E! News Listings For 7/30-8/3
by TV Scoop - July 30, 2018

Scoop: E! News Listings For 7/30-8/3... (more...)
AT&T Audience Network Unveils Expanded Programming Slate AT&T Audience Network Unveils Expanded Programming Slate
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2018

AT&T AUDIENCE Network is unveiling its upcoming programming lineup today at the summer Television Critics Association tour in Los Angeles.... (more...)
AT&T AUDIENCE Network Unveils Expanded Programming Slate AT&T AUDIENCE Network Unveils Expanded Programming Slate
by TV News Desk - July 27, 2018

AT&T* AUDIENCE Network is unveiling its upcoming programming lineup today at the summer Television Critics Association tour in Los Angeles.... (more...)
Britbox, From BBC Studios And ITV Announces Next Original Series DARK HEART Britbox, From BBC Studios And ITV Announces Next Original Series DARK HEART
by BWW News Desk - July 26, 2018

BritBox, the streaming service from BBC Studios and ITV with the largest collection of British TV in the U.S., announced today during its TCA presentation an expanded commitment to delivering the best of British TV's past, present and future. Leading off the announcements was the reveal of the servi... (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...)
Arthur Marroquin Proves A Good-Guy This Summer In URBAN COUNTRY And SANTA JAWS Arthur Marroquin Proves A Good-Guy This Summer In URBAN COUNTRY And SANTA JAWS
by BWW News Desk - July 25, 2018

Actor Arthur Marroquin delighted audiences of all ages last holiday season as the kind-hearted elf Hermey in McCoy Rigby's National Tour of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical.... (more...)
Acorn TV Announces Upcoming 2018 Slate Featuring Award-Winning New Dramas and Returning Favorites Acorn TV Announces Upcoming 2018 Slate Featuring Award-Winning New Dramas and Returning Favorites
by TV News Desk - July 25, 2018

After starting off the year with several must-see Acorn TV Originals including the final season of BAFTA-winning BBC comedy Detectorists, star-studded ITV drama Girlfriends, and Welsh sensation Keeping Faith, Acorn TV announces its content-packed slate for the rest of the year filled with must-see n... (more...)
New HBO Comedy Series CAMPING Starring Jennifer Garner will Debut October 14 New HBO Comedy Series CAMPING Starring Jennifer Garner will Debut October 14
by TV News Desk - July 25, 2018

To celebrate her husband Walt's 44th birthday, the obsessively organized and aggressively controlling Kathryn gathers together her meek sister, her holier-than-thou ex-best friend and a free-spirited tagalong – and what was supposed to be a delightful, back-to-nature camping trip quickly becomes a w... (more...)
Netflix to Premiere DIRTY JOHN in International Markets Netflix to Premiere DIRTY JOHN in International Markets
by BWW News Desk - July 24, 2018

Netflix to Premiere DIRTY JOHN in International Markets... (more...)
Sundance Now and Shudder Acquire A DISCOVERY OF WITCHES Based on the #1 New York Times Bestseller Sundance Now and Shudder Acquire A DISCOVERY OF WITCHES Based on the #1 New York Times Bestseller
by BWW News Desk - July 23, 2018

Sundance Now, AMC Networks' direct-to-consumer SVOD service curated with high quality dramas, comedies and crime thrillers, and Shudder, the leading premium streaming service for thriller, suspense and horror, today announced at San Diego Comic Con the joint acquisition of the Sky original productio... (more...)
2 Dope Queens to Return to HBO with New Specials 2 Dope Queens to Return to HBO with New Specials
by TV News Desk - July 23, 2018

2 DOPE QUEENS, featuring Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson, will return to HBO next year for a second series of four hour-long specials, it was announced today by Casey Bloys, president, HBO Programming.... (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...)
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...)
VIDEO: Watch Promo For Upcoming REVERIE VIDEO: Watch Promo For Upcoming REVERIE
by Stage Tube - July 19, 2018

VIDEO: Watch Promo For Upcoming REVERIE... (more...)
Shudder Greenlights CREEPSHOW TV Series with 'The Walking Dead's' Greg Nicotero at the Helm Shudder Greenlights CREEPSHOW TV Series with 'The Walking Dead's' Greg Nicotero at the Helm
by BWW News Desk - July 18, 2018

Shudder Greenlights CREEPSHOW TV Series with 'The Walking Dead's' Greg Nicotero at the Helm... (more...)