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Spanish Language HBO Pilot MEXICO CITY: GOOD THINGS HAPPEN with Fred Armisen
by BWW News Desk - November 21, 2017

According to Variety, Fred Armisen is on board for the new Spanish language HBO pilot. The comedian is set to write, star and executive produce the new project. The new half hour show is premised on a group of friends who are fanatical about horror films.... (more...)
Judith Light, Laura Dern and More Among NYWIFT's 2017 Muse Honorees Judith Light, Laura Dern and More Among NYWIFT's 2017 Muse Honorees
by TV News Desk - November 21, 2017

New York Women in Film & Television has announced the honorees for this year's Muse Awards on December 14th: Laura Dern (actor), Judith Light (actor) and Amy Emmerich (Refinery29 CCO); Regina K. Scully (filmmaker and CEO of Artemis Rising Foundation) will receive the Loreen Arbus Changemaker Award; ... (more...)
New Trailer for HBO's New Documentary 'The Newspaperman: The Life and Times of Ben Bradlee' Airing 12/4 New Trailer for HBO's New Documentary 'The Newspaperman: The Life and Times of Ben Bradlee' Airing 12/4
by BWW News Desk - November 20, 2017

HBO's New Documentary 'The Newspaperman: The Life and Times of Ben Bradlee' will air at 8pm ET on December 4.... (more...)
John Legend, Carrie Underwood to Host GRAMMYS GREATEST STORIES: A 60TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL on CBS John Legend, Carrie Underwood to Host GRAMMYS GREATEST STORIES: A 60TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL on CBS
by TV News Desk - November 15, 2017

Seven-time GRAMMY Award winner Carrie Underwood and 10-time GRAMMY Award winner John Legend will host GRAMMYS GREATEST STORIES: A 60TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL to be broadcast Friday, Nov. 24 (9:00-11:00 PM, ET/ PT) on the CBS Television Network.... (more...)
HBO Shares Trailer for Documentary THE NEWSPAPERMAN: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF BEN BRADLEE HBO Shares Trailer for Documentary THE NEWSPAPERMAN: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF BEN BRADLEE
by TV News Desk - November 14, 2017

Told primarily in his own words, THE NEWSPAPERMAN: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF BEN BRADLEE is an intimate portrait of this formidable man, tracing his remarkable ascent from a young Boston boy stricken with polio to the one of the most pioneering and consequential journalistic figures of the 20th century ... (more...)
HBO Airs Intimate Documentary HE NEWSPAPERMAN: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF BEN BRADLEE, 12/4 HBO Airs Intimate Documentary HE NEWSPAPERMAN: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF BEN BRADLEE, 12/4
by TV News Desk - November 13, 2017

Sometimes referred to as the country's most dangerous editor, Washington Post executive editor Ben Bradlee was largely credited with taking down President Richard Nixon in 1974 after thePost broke the Watergate story, exposing the largest political scandal in American history.... (more...)
World of Wonder Launches Subscription Streaming Service WOW; Debuts New Original Shows World of Wonder Launches Subscription Streaming Service WOW; Debuts New Original Shows
by TV News Desk - November 06, 2017

World of Wonder, the creators of Emmy award-winning RuPaul's Drag Race and Out of Iraq, Million Dollar Listing franchise, and HBO's Mapplethorpe, announces its new subscription streaming service, WOW Presents Plus.... (more...)
Check-In to HBO's ROOM 104, Available For Digital Download 11/13 Check-In to HBO's ROOM 104, Available For Digital Download 11/13
by TV News Desk - November 06, 2017

Check-in and explore the minds of Mark and Jay Duplass (Togetherness, Animals.) when ROOM 104 becomes available for digital download on November 13th.... (more...)
Documentary Shorts 15: A QUINCEAÑERA STORY Debut on HBO, 12/19 Documentary Shorts 15: A QUINCEAÑERA STORY Debut on HBO, 12/19
by TV News Desk - November 02, 2017

15: A QUINCEA ERA STORY, a collection of four short documentary films, debuts TUESDAY, DEC. 19 (7:00-7:30 p.m. ET/PT), followed by a new film at the same time on successive nights DEC. 20, 21 and 22 simultaneously on HBO and HBO Latino.... (more...)
31st Israeli Film Festival to Honor Emmy Winner Jeffrey Tambor & More 31st Israeli Film Festival to Honor Emmy Winner Jeffrey Tambor & More
by Movies News Desk - October 18, 2017

Emmy and Golden Globe winner Jeffrey Tambor will receive the 2017 IFF Achievement in Television Award, and multiple award-winning (including the 2017 Israeli Academy Ophir Award for Best Actor), Israeli movie star Lior Ashkenazi will be honored with the 2017 IFF Cinematic Achievement Award at the 31... (more...)
Elisabeth Moss Stars in Short Film TOKYO PROJECT, Premiering on HBO, Today Elisabeth Moss Stars in Short Film TOKYO PROJECT, Premiering on HBO, Today
by BWW News Desk - October 14, 2017

The short film TOKYO PROJECT, starring Elisabeth Moss ( The Handmaid's Tale, Mad Men ), Ebon Moss-Bachrach (HBO's Girls ) and Shu Kakizawa (HBO's Girls ) debuts SATURDAY, OCT. 14 (10:00-10:30 p.m. ET/PT), on HBO.... (more...)
HBO's BALLERS: The Complete Third Season  Available for Digital Download, 10/23 HBO's BALLERS: The Complete Third Season Available for Digital Download, 10/23
by TV News Desk - October 09, 2017

HBO's BALLERS: The Complete Third Season will be available for digital download on October 23rd. Remaining the most-watched HBO half-hour series since 2009, the so-very-watchable (The Hollywood Reporter) Ballers: The Complete Third Season is the hilarious comedy starring Dwayne Johnson... (more...)
INSECURE: The Complete Second Season Available for Digital Download, 10/16 INSECURE: The Complete Second Season Available for Digital Download, 10/16
by TV News Desk - October 09, 2017

HBO's INSECURE: The Complete Second Season will be available for digital download on October 16th. Starring and executive produced by Golden Globe nominee Issa Rae, Insecure: The Complete Second Season follows best friends Issa and Molly through the highs and lows of trying to find themselves as ... (more...)
HBO to Present Intimate Portrait of Iconic Film Director in SPIELBERG, Premiering Today HBO to Present Intimate Portrait of Iconic Film Director in SPIELBERG, Premiering Today
by BWW News Desk - October 07, 2017

One of the most famous filmmakers in the world, Steven Spielberg pulls back the curtain on his remarkable career more than ever before in the exclusive HBO presentation SPIELBERG... (more...)
Kenneth Branagh Among Nominees for INTERNATIONAL EMMY AWARDS; Full List Kenneth Branagh Among Nominees for INTERNATIONAL EMMY AWARDS; Full List
by TV News Desk - September 27, 2017

Kenneth Branagh and Anna Friel are among the nominees for this year's INTERNATIONAL EMMY AWARDS. Branagh, a stage veteran, is nominated for the detective series WALLANDER... (more...)
HBO Debuts Documentary ROLLING STONE: STORIES FROM THE EDGE This November HBO Debuts Documentary ROLLING STONE: STORIES FROM THE EDGE This November
by TV News Desk - September 26, 2017

HBO Documentary Films has set a debut date for ROLLING STONE: STORIES FROM THE EDGE, which will air over two nights MONDAY, NOV. 6 and TUESDAY, NOV. 7... (more...)
SATURDAY CHURCH to Open HBO's New York Latino Film Festival SATURDAY CHURCH to Open HBO's New York Latino Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - September 25, 2017

The New York Latino Film Festival (NYLFF), the premier Urban Latino film event in the country, opens its 14th edition on Wednesday, October 11 with Saturday Church, written and directed by Damon Cardasis and starring Luka Kain, Margot Bingham, Regina Taylor, Alexia Garcia, Indya Moore, MJ Rodr gue... (more...)
Documentary THE NEWSPAPERMAN: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF BEN BRADLEE Debuts on HBO 12/4 Documentary THE NEWSPAPERMAN: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF BEN BRADLEE Debuts on HBO 12/4
by TV News Desk - September 25, 2017

Told primarily in his own words, THE NEWSPAPERMAN: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF BEN BRADLEE is an intimate portrait of this formidable man, tracing his remarkable ascent from a young Boston boy stricken with polio to the one of the most pioneering and consequential journalistic figures of the 20th century ... (more...)
Elisabeth Moss Stars in Short Film TOKYO PROJECT, Premiering on HBO, 10/14 Elisabeth Moss Stars in Short Film TOKYO PROJECT, Premiering on HBO, 10/14
by TV News Desk - September 20, 2017

The short film TOKYO PROJECT, starring Elisabeth Moss ( The Handmaid's Tale, Mad Men ), Ebon Moss-Bachrach (HBO's Girls ) and Shu Kakizawa (HBO's Girls ) debuts SATURDAY, OCT. 14 (10:00-10:30 p.m. ET/PT), on HBO.... (more...)
Nicole Kidman to Receive Actress Tribute at IFP GOTHAM AWARDS Nicole Kidman to Receive Actress Tribute at IFP GOTHAM AWARDS
by Movies News Desk - September 13, 2017

The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP), the nation's premier member organization of independent filmmakers and storytellers, announced today that Academy Award and Golden Globe winning actress Nicole Kidman will receive the Actress Tribute and Academy Award... (more...)
GEORGE LOPEZ: THE WALL, Live From Washington, D.C. Available for Digital Download 9/11 GEORGE LOPEZ: THE WALL, Live From Washington, D.C. Available for Digital Download 9/11
by TV News Desk - September 05, 2017

One of the country's top stand-up comics, George Lopez, stars in his fourth HBO solo special, George Lopez: The Wall, Live From Washington, D.C., which is available for Digital Download on September 11th.... (more...)
New Metropolitan Opera Documentary to Chart Momentous Period of Change at NYFF New Metropolitan Opera Documentary to Chart Momentous Period of Change at NYFF
by Movies News Desk - August 28, 2017

As the Metropolitan Opera launches its 133rd season this fall, a new film by multiple Emmy Award-winning documentary filmmaker Susan Froemke surveys a remarkable period of the company's rich history and a time of great change for New York.... (more...)
A&E Greenlights Fourth Season of Emmy Winning Docu-Series BORN THIS WAY A&E Greenlights Fourth Season of Emmy Winning Docu-Series BORN THIS WAY
by TV News Desk - August 24, 2017

A&E Network's critically-acclaimed docuseries BORN THIS WAY has been picked up for a fourth season. The 2017 Emmy(R) nominee and 2016 Emmy(R) winner for Outstanding Unstructured Reality Series will return for eight brand-new episodes that will continue to follow the lives of an inspiring group of yo... (more...)
BRIC TV's SOLE KINGS Premieres 10/2 BRIC TV's SOLE KINGS Premieres 10/2
by TV News Desk - August 21, 2017

BRIC is pleased to announce that Sole Kings, its new scripted series written and directed by Michael Pinckney (The 25th Hour, Precious, Inside Man) and Executive Produced by Aziz Isham, Kuye Youngblood and Kecia Elan Cole, will premiere Monday, October 2 on BRIC TV, the New York Emmy- and Ippies Awa... (more...)
New York Latino Film Festival Announces Sponsors for Return This October New York Latino Film Festival Announces Sponsors for Return This October
by Movies News Desk - August 16, 2017

On the heels of receiving a record number of submissions across all major categories for its highly anticipated 14th edition, The New York Latino Film Festival (NYLFF), presented by HBO, will make its triumphant return October 11-15... (more...)