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Amy Adams and Adam McKay to Re-Team for KINGS OF AMERICA on Netflix Photo Amy Adams and Adam McKay to Re-Team for KINGS OF AMERICA on Netflix
by TV News Desk - Aug 5, 2020

Netflix announces limited series 'Kings of America.' Amy Adams and Adam McKay will re-team for the powerful new drama.

truTV's I'M SORRY Announces Remote Table Read for Charity Photo truTV's I'M SORRY Announces Remote Table Read for Charity
by TV News Desk - Jul 9, 2020

truTV's scripted comedy I'm Sorry is offering fans a chance to step into the world created by series star Andrea Savage. Partnering with Prizeo for a sweepstakes to benefit Communities in Schools of Los Angeles, entrants can donate as little as $10 for a chance to win a role at a virtual table read of the series pilot with Savage.*

TruTV's I'M SORRY Invites Fans To Take Part In Remote Table Read For Charity Photo TruTV's I'M SORRY Invites Fans To Take Part In Remote Table Read For Charity
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2020

truTV's scripted comedy I'm Sorry is offering fans a chance to step into the world created by series star Andrea Savage. Partnering with Prizeo for a sweepstakes to benefit Communities in Schools of Los Angeles, entrants can donate as little as $10 for a chance to win a role at a virtual table read of the series pilot with Savage.* Ten winners will be chosen for speaking parts in the episode, with surprise cameos from a few of Savage's castmates and celebrity friends popping in to watch. Fans can enter for a chance to win here.

DEAD TO ME to Return For Third and Final Season on Netflix Photo DEAD TO ME to Return For Third and Final Season on Netflix
by TV News Desk - Jul 6, 2020

Netflix forms a multi-year partnership with creator Liz Feldman for original series and other projects. Under this new partnership, Feldman's acclaimed comedy series Dead to Me will return for a third and final season. 

BWW Exclusive: Hear Jack McBrayer Sing in the Special Father's Day Episode of T.O.T.S Photo BWW Exclusive: Hear Jack McBrayer Sing in the Special Father's Day Episode of T.O.T.S. on Disney Junior
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 18, 2020

Jack McBrayer is guest-starring as Hank the hedgehog in a special Father's Day episode of  Disney Junior's 'T.O.T.S.,' premiering this Friday, June 19 at 9:00 a.m.

Freeform Announces Programming Slate for 2020-2021, Featuring CRUEL SUMMER, GROWN-ISH Photo Freeform Announces Programming Slate for 2020-2021, Featuring CRUEL SUMMER, GROWN-ISH, and More!
by TV News Desk - May 19, 2020

In advance of the Disney Advertising Sales Virtual Roadshow presentation, Freeform highlighted its commitment to bold and boundary-pushing young adult content with the pickups of both “Everything's Gonna be Okay“ and “Motherland: Fort Salem,” as well as the recently announced scripted romantic-comedy series “Love in the Time of Corona'

1989 Recording of 'Big House' to Be Released As Never-Before-Heard Track From World  Photo 1989 Recording of 'Big House' to Be Released As Never-Before-Heard Track From World Goes Round
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2020

WORLD GOES ROUND, a supergroup which formed in the late 80s but whose recordings were never released, will be releasing a never-before-heard track titled 'Big House' on Viper Records on May 29.

Jeff Loveness Will Pen the Script For Marvel's Upcoming ANT-MAN 3 Photo Jeff Loveness Will Pen the Script For Marvel's Upcoming ANT-MAN 3
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2020

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jeff Loveness, a writer and co-producer on Cartoon Network's acclaimed Rick and Morty, has been tapped to write the script for Marvel's upcoming Ant-Man 3.

SHOWTIME To Air The Television Premiere Of HUSTLERS Photo SHOWTIME To Air The Television Premiere Of HUSTLERS
by TV News Desk - Mar 31, 2020

The television premiere of the smash hit film HUSTLERS will air on SHOWTIME on Saturday, April 25 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. Network subscribers will also be able to watch the movie across all platforms including SHOWTIME ON DEMAND®, SHOWTIME ANYTIME® and the SHOWTIME stand-alone streaming service.

Jennifer Lawrence to Star in Adam McKay's Netflix Comedy DON'T LOOK UP Photo Jennifer Lawrence to Star in Adam McKay's Netflix Comedy DON'T LOOK UP
by TV News Desk - Feb 19, 2020

Netflix has acquired Adam McKay's hotly anticipated comedy DON'T LOOK UP with Jennifer Lawrence set to star. DON'T LOOK UP tells the story of two low-level astronomers, who must go on a giant media tour to warn mankind of an approaching asteroid that will destroy planet earth. 

SCHITT'S CREEK, KNIVES OUT, & More Win at the 22nd Costume Designers Guild Awards Photo SCHITT'S CREEK, KNIVES OUT, & More Win at the 22nd Costume Designers Guild Awards
by TV News Desk - Jan 29, 2020

Winners have been announced for the 22nd CDGA (Costume Designers Guild Awards) which took place earlier this evening at The Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA. Executive produced by JumpLine, the annual CDGA celebrated excellence in film, television, and short form Costume Design as voted on by the Guild's membership. The CDG includes more than 1,100 Costume Designers and Illustrators working in motion pictures, television, commercials, music videos, and new media programs throughout the world.

1917, SUCCESSION, FLEABAG, CHERNOBYL, and More Win Top Honors At The 31st Annual Prod Photo 1917, SUCCESSION, FLEABAG, CHERNOBYL, and More Win Top Honors At The 31st Annual Producers Guild Awards; Full List!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2020

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) hosted the 31st Annual Producers Guild Awards on the evening of Saturday, January 18 at the Hollywood Palladium. A full list of winners is below.

Freeform Announces Premiere Date for MOTHERLAND: FORT SALEM Photo Freeform Announces Premiere Date for MOTHERLAND: FORT SALEM
by TV News Desk - Jan 17, 2020

At today's Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour, Freeform announced WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18 (9:00 p.m. EDT/PDT), as the premiere date for the highly anticipated new drama “Motherland: Fort Salem,” from creator and executive producer Eliot Laurence (“Claws”) and executive producers Will Ferrell, Adam McKay and Kevin Messick. The network also released a new trailer, key art and gallery art for the series.

Freeform & Hulu Acquire Linear and Digital Rights to Three Feature Films From STXfilm Photo Freeform & Hulu Acquire Linear and Digital Rights to Three Feature Films From STXfilms
by TV News Desk - Jan 17, 2020

In advance of today's Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour, Freeform and Hulu announce the acquisition of three hit films from STXfilms. The two Walt Disney Television entities struck a deal to license STXfilms' “Hustlers” and “The Upside,” each of which generated over $100 million during their North American theatrical run, as well as the STX hit comedy “I Feel Pretty,” which generated over $94 million worldwide. The films will simultaneously debut on Freeform and Hulu.

HBO Max Greenlights Adam McKay's THE UNINHABITABLE EARTH Photo HBO Max Greenlights Adam McKay's THE UNINHABITABLE EARTH
by TV News Desk - Jan 15, 2020

HBO Max announced from the stage at the WarnerMedia Television Critics Association (TCA) Day, a greenlight for Oscar® and Emmy® Award-winning writer Adam McKay's (Succession, The Big Short) The Uninhabitable Earth. This anthology series from wiip is inspired by David Wallace-Wells' global best-selling book and New York Magazine article of the same name and will be comprised of stand-alone fictional stories covering a wide range of genres and possible futures that could result from the rapid warming of our planet. McKay, who recently closed a five-year, overall television deal with HBO and HBO Max, is attached to write and direct the first episode. The plan is for the first season to enlist top directors and writers to join in creating a provocative and entertaining series that taps into our unease with just how delicately our planet is teetering on the precipice.

The Second City Announces Casting For E.t.c.'s 44th Revue Photo The Second City Announces Casting For E.t.c.'s 44th Revue
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2020

The Second City is proud to announce casting for The Second City e.t.c.'s 44th Revue. This year's ensemble includes returning cast members Atra Asdou, E.J. Cameron, Mark Campbell, Laurel Krabacher, and Chuck Norment. Terrence Carey will join the veteran cast in his first resident stage revue, and e.t.c. alumnus Frank Caeti will direct his first resident stage revue. Elise Wattman will take the lead as musical director, and Laura Hum will return as stage manager.

PARASITE Limited Series in the Works at HBO Photo PARASITE Limited Series in the Works at HBO
by TV News Desk - Jan 9, 2020

Deadline reports that Bong Joon Ho's 'Parasite' is getting the limited series treatment at HBO.

AMERICAN SON, FOSSE/VERDON, & More Nominated for Producers Guild Awards Photo AMERICAN SON, FOSSE/VERDON, & More Nominated for Producers Guild Awards
by TV News Desk - Jan 7, 2020

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced today the Motion Pictures and Television nominees for the 31st Annual Producers Guild Awards. Winners in these categories will be announced at the PGA awards ceremony on January 18 at the Hollywood Palladium.  

HBO Gives Series Order to THE UNTITLED LAKERS PROJECT Photo HBO Gives Series Order to THE UNTITLED LAKERS PROJECT
by TV News Desk - Dec 6, 2019

HBO has given a series order to THE UNTITLED LAKERS PROJECT, a fast-break drama series chronicling the professional and personal lives of the 1980s Los Angeles Lakers, one of sports' most revered and dominant dynasties—a team that defined its era, both on and off the court, it was announced today by Francesca Orsi, EVP, HBO Programming.

Mindy Kaling to Host the 22nd Costume Designers Guild Awards Photo Mindy Kaling to Host the 22nd Costume Designers Guild Awards
by TV News Desk - Nov 20, 2019

The Costume Designers Guild announced today that Emmy-nominated writer, producer, author, director and actor Mindy Kaling will host the 22nd CDGA (Costume Designers Guild Awards) taking place on January 28, 2020 at The Beverly Hilton. Executive Produced by JumpLine and sponsored by Westfield Century City and Campari®, the awards ceremony celebrates excellence in film, television, and short form Costume Design.

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