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Netflix & Shawn Levy's 21 Laps Ink Exclusive, Multi-Year TV Series Deal Netflix & Shawn Levy's 21 Laps Ink Exclusive, Multi-Year TV Series Deal
by TV News Desk - December 07, 2017

Shawn Levy, the award-winning director and producer behind the blockbuster Night at the Museum franchise, last year's Oscar-nominated sci-fi darling Arrival and the globe-girdling Netflix phenomenon Stranger Things is entering into a multi-year exclusive deal with Netflix to produce television serie... (more...)
Olivia Munn & Niecy Nash to Announce 24th Annual SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS Nominations Olivia Munn & Niecy Nash to Announce 24th Annual SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS Nominations
by TV News Desk - December 05, 2017

Olivia Munn (X-Men: Apocalypse, The Predator) and Niecy Nash (Claws, The Soul Man) will announce the nominees for the 24th Annual SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS on Wednesday, Dec. 13 at the Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood, Executive Producer Kathy Connell announced today. The Actor Nominations ... (more...)
Kristen Bell to Host 24th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Kristen Bell to Host 24th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards
by BWW News Desk - December 04, 2017

Kristen Bell (The Good Place, Frozen) will host the 24th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, an event which is simulcast live on TNT and TBS at 8 p.m. (ET) / 5 p.m. (PT), Executive Producer Kathy Connell announced today. As the SAG Awards has never had an emcee before, Conne... (more...)
Kristen Bell to Host 24th Annual SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS Kristen Bell to Host 24th Annual SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS
by TV News Desk - December 04, 2017

Kristen Bell (The Good Place, Frozen) will host the 24th Annual 24th Annual SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS on Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, Executive Producer Kathy Connell announced today. As the SAG Awards has never had an emcee before, Connell and the SAG Awards Committee are breaking a long-standing custo... (more...)
ADG to Honor IATSE President Matthew Loeb ADG to Honor IATSE President Matthew Loeb
by TV News Desk - December 04, 2017

Matthew D. Loeb, International President of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE), will be honored with a special Leadership Award from the Art Directors Guild (ADG, IATSE Local 800) at its 22nd Annual 'Excellence in Production Design Awards.... (more...)
Art Directors' Guild (ADG) Announces Lifetime Achievement Honorees Art Directors' Guild (ADG) Announces Lifetime Achievement Honorees
by Movies News Desk - November 30, 2017

Scenic Artist John Moffitt, Emmy -winning and Oscar -nominated Set Designer James J. Murakami and Senior Illustrator Martin Kline join Production Designer Norm Newberry as recipients of the Art Directors Guild (ADG, IATSE Local 800) Lifetime Achievement Award. They will be honored at the 22nd Annual... (more...)
Critically Acclaimed Film MARSHALL to Return to Theaters Nationwide Critically Acclaimed Film MARSHALL to Return to Theaters Nationwide
by Movies News Desk - November 29, 2017

Open Road Films/Global Road Entertainment will bring MARSHALL, the critically acclaimed film starring Chadwick Boseman, Josh Gad, Kate Hudson, Sterling K. Brown, Dan Stevens, Keesha Sharp and James Cromwell back to theaters nationwide beginning this Friday, December 1, 2017.... (more...)
Art Directors Guild Awards to Honor Production Designer Norm Newberry Art Directors Guild Awards to Honor Production Designer Norm Newberry
by BWW News Desk - November 20, 2017

Norm Newberry, former ADG Awardee and a 21st century renaissance Production Designer best known for his work on War of the Worlds, The Polar Express and Beowulf, will receive the Art Directors Guild Lifetime Achievement Award (ADG, IATSE Local 800) at the 22nd Annual Excellence in Production Design ... (more...)
Kathleen Kennedy to Receive ADG's Cinematic Imagery Award Kathleen Kennedy to Receive ADG's Cinematic Imagery Award
by Movies News Desk - November 13, 2017

Eight-time Oscar -nominated filmmaker Kathleen Kennedy, whose films have consistently reflected the highest quality of production design, will receive the prestigious Cinematic Imagery Award from the Art Directors Guild (ADG, IATSE, Local 800) at its 22nd Annual Art Directors Guild's Excellence in P... (more...)
Gary Oldman to Recieve 'Hollywood Career Achievement Award' at HOLLYWOOD FILM AWARDS Gary Oldman to Recieve 'Hollywood Career Achievement Award' at HOLLYWOOD FILM AWARDS
by TV News Desk - October 31, 2017

dick clark productions announced today that prolific actor, Gary Oldman, will receive the Hollywood Career Achievement Award at the 21st Annual HOLLYWOOD FILM AWARDS.... (more...)
BLADE RUNNER 2049 to Be Honored at 21st Annual HOLLYWOOD FILM AWARDS BLADE RUNNER 2049 to Be Honored at 21st Annual HOLLYWOOD FILM AWARDS
by Movies News Desk - October 19, 2017

dick clark productions announced today that Andrew A. Kosove, Broderick Johnson and Cynthia Sikes Yorkin will receive the Hollywood Producer Award for their stunning film BLADE RUNNER 2049... (more...)
Showtime Releases Poster Art for SHAMELESS and New Comedy SMILF Showtime Releases Poster Art for SHAMELESS and New Comedy SMILF
by TV News Desk - September 29, 2017

SHOWTIME has released the poster art for its No. 1 comedy SHAMELESS and its new half-hour comedy SMILF, starring Frankie Shaw (Mr. Robot) and based on her Sundance Film Festival Jury Award-winning short film of the same name. SHOWTIME also debuted the trailer for SHAMELESS, which will premiere its e... (more...)
PBS's AMERICAN MASTERS Presents EDGAR ALLEN POE: BURIED ALIVE, 10/30 PBS's AMERICAN MASTERS Presents EDGAR ALLEN POE: BURIED ALIVE, 10/30
by TV News Desk - September 28, 2017

Written and directed by Eric Stange (The War That Made America, American Experience: Murder at Harvard), the new documentary American Masters - EDGAR ALLEN POE: BURIED ALIVE draws on the rich palette of Poe's evocative imagery and sharply drawn plots to tell the real story of the notorious author.... (more...)
Renowned Television Creators Amy Sherman-Palladino and Daniel Palladino Ink Overall Deal with Amazon Studios Renowned Television Creators Amy Sherman-Palladino and Daniel Palladino Ink Overall Deal with Amazon Studios
by TV News Desk - September 25, 2017

Amazon today announced that critically-acclaimed multi-hyphenates Amy Sherman-Palladino and Daniel Palladino (Gilmore Girls) have entered a multi-year overall deal with Amazon Studios. Sherman-Palladino and Palladino will develop television projects that will add to their unprecedented two-season gr... (more...)
Matt Damon to Receive Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for Excellence in Film Matt Damon to Receive Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for Excellence in Film
by Movies News Desk - September 20, 2017

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles (BAFTA Los Angeles) is pleased to announce that award-winning actor and producer Matt Damon will receive the Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for Excellence in Film presented by Newegg at the 2017 AMD British Academy Britannia Awards.... (more...)
Production Team Announced for 69TH PRIMETIME EMMY® AWARDS on CBS Production Team Announced for 69TH PRIMETIME EMMY® AWARDS on CBS
by TV News Desk - September 12, 2017

CBS and The Television Academy announced today the production team for the 69TH PRIMETIME EMMY AWARDS, to be broadcast LIVE from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, Sunday, Sept. 17 (8:00-11:00 PM, live ET/5:00-8:00 PM live PT) on the CBS Television Network.... (more...)
THIRTEEN's American Masters Presents First Documentary About 'Bambi' Artist Tyrus Wong, 9/8 THIRTEEN's American Masters Presents First Documentary About 'Bambi' Artist Tyrus Wong, 9/8
by TV News Desk - August 31, 2017

Filmmaker Pamela Tom (A Tribute to Sir Sidney Poitier, Two Lies) corrects a historical wrong by spotlighting this seminal, but heretofore under-credited, figure in American Masters: Tyrus, premiering nationwide Friday, September 8 at 9 p.m. on PBS... (more...)
Thirteen's American Masters Presents the U.S. Broadcast Premiere of Richard Linklater -- Dream is Destiny 9/1 on PBS Thirteen's American Masters Presents the U.S. Broadcast Premiere of Richard Linklater -- Dream is Destiny 9/1 on PBS
by BWW News Desk - August 29, 2017

Slacker. Indie filmmaker. Oscar nominee. Writer, director, producer, actor Richard Linklater (b. July 30, 1960) is all these things and more. Boasting a trove of never-before-seen archival footage, American Masters: Richard Linklater -- dream is destiny provides an unconventional look at the fiercel... (more...)
Diane Guerrero Joins Cast of CBS' SUPERIOR DONUTS as Series Regular Diane Guerrero Joins Cast of CBS' SUPERIOR DONUTS as Series Regular
by TV News Desk - August 24, 2017

CBS announced today that Diane Guerrero has joined the cast of SUPERIOR DONUTS as a series regular. She will be introduced in the second season premiere on Monday, Oct. 30 (9:30-10:00 PM, ET/PT).... (more...)
AMERICAN MASTERS Presents Richard Linklater - Dream Is Destiny on PBS 9/1 AMERICAN MASTERS Presents Richard Linklater - Dream Is Destiny on PBS 9/1
by TV News Desk - August 24, 2017

Slacker. Indie filmmaker. Oscar nominee. Writer, director, producer, actor Richard Linklater (b. July 30, 1960) is all these things and more. Boasting a trove of never-before-seen archival footage, American Masters: Richard Linklater -- dream is destiny provides an unconventional look at the fiercel... (more...)
Morgan Freeman to Be Honored with 2017 SAG Life Achievement Award Morgan Freeman to Be Honored with 2017 SAG Life Achievement Award
by Movies News Desk - August 22, 2017

Morgan Freeman – Academy Award® winning actor, producer, voice actor and activist – has been named the 54th recipient of SAG-AFTRA's highest tribute: the SAG Life Achievement Award for career achievement and humanitarian accomplishment.... (more...)
ADG Debuts New Award Category for Excellence in Production Design for Animated Features ADG Debuts New Award Category for Excellence in Production Design for Animated Features
by TV News Desk - August 16, 2017

“Production Design in Animation: Celebrating 100 Years of Imagination” will be this year's theme for the Art Directors Guild (ADG, IATSE Local 800) 22nd Annual Excellence in Production Design Awards where the guild will debut its new award category Excellence in Production Design for an Animated Fea... (more...)
SNL Writer Anna Drezen Guest Hosts AMERICAN MASTERS PODCAST S2 Launching Today SNL Writer Anna Drezen Guest Hosts AMERICAN MASTERS PODCAST S2 Launching Today
by TV News Desk - August 15, 2017

Today, THIRTEEN's American Masters series launched Season 2 of the American Masters Podcast with new guest host Anna Drezen, Emmy-nominated Saturday Night Live (SNL) writer, comedian and author (How to Win at Feminism, How May We Hate You?,... (more...)
Prolific Writer & TV Hitmaker Shonda Rhimes Leaves ABC; Inks Deal with Netflix Prolific Writer & TV Hitmaker Shonda Rhimes Leaves ABC; Inks Deal with Netflix
by TV News Desk - August 14, 2017

Prolific writer, producer and television hitmaker Shonda Rhimes is bringing her Shondaland production company to Netflix under a multi-year deal to produce new series and other projects. Longtime producing partner, Betsy Beers makes the move to Netflix as well.... (more...)
Peter Krause to Lead New FOX Drama 9-1-1 from Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk Peter Krause to Lead New FOX Drama 9-1-1 from Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk
by TV News Desk - August 08, 2017

Emmy Award- and Golden Globe-nominated actor Peter Krause (“The Catch,” “Six Feet Under”) has been cast in a lead role in FOX's provocative new drama, 9-1-1, from creators Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk (the “American Horror Story” franchise, “Nip/Tuck”). The series will premiere in 2018.... (more...)