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Mark Collie Announces New Album 'Book of My Blues' Photo Mark Collie Announces New Album 'Book of My Blues'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 11, 2021

‚ÄúThere are a lot of ways to describe the music, maybe Roadhouse Rock, Southern Gothic, Americana, Country, but at its core, it‚Äôs a reflection of me and many others who came before me,‚ÄĚ explains Collie.

HERB ALPERT Releases New Song 'Dance With Me' Photo HERB ALPERT Releases New Song 'Dance With Me'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 23, 2021

Over 20,000 viewers tuned in to the world premiere screening across 3 platforms - Facebook, YouTube and Twitter. The global LIVE event featured a Q&A with Herb Alpert and director John Scheinfeld moderated by the Grammy Museum’s Artistic Director Scott Goldman.

HERB ALPERT Releases New Song 'Zoo Train 21' Photo HERB ALPERT Releases New Song 'Zoo Train 21'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 26, 2021

The global LIVE event featured a Q&A with Herb Alpert and director John Scheinfeld moderated by the Grammy Museum’s Artistic Director Scott Goldman and opened with well wishes from some of Herb’s illustrious friends including Lionel Richie, Herbie Hancock, Billy Bob Thornton and more.

HORTON FOOTE: THE ROAD TO HOME Will Screen March 28 at Oxford Film Festival Photo HORTON FOOTE: THE ROAD TO HOME Will Screen March 28 at Oxford Film Festival
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 9, 2021

Rapp is thrilled to return to Oxford where she lived for a couple of years in the mid 90s to study short story writing before moving back to Los Angeles to write movies for Robert Altman. Two years later her movie, Cookie’s Fortune, a Mississippi comedy, was directed and produced by Altman and filmed in Holly Springs, Mississippi.    

Nina Arianda and J.K. Simmons In Talks to Join Lucille Ball Biopic BEING THE RICARDOS Photo Nina Arianda and J.K. Simmons In Talks to Join Lucille Ball Biopic BEING THE RICARDOS
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 9, 2021

Tony Award-winner Nina Arianda and Academy Award-winner J.K. Simmons are currently in talks to join Aaron Sorkin's upcoming Lucille Ball biopic, Being the Ricardos. 

SMOTHERED Nominated For Queertly Awards Photo SMOTHERED Nominated For Queertly Awards
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 22, 2021

Smothered racks up nominations for Best Digital Series and Best Digital Perfomances by both Jason Stuart & Mitch Hara for Queerty Awards.

Hailey Whitters and Scarlett Burke Pair for Holiday Collaboration 'Howdy Christmas' Photo Hailey Whitters and Scarlett Burke Pair for Holiday Collaboration 'Howdy Christmas'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 11, 2020

Breakout songwriter, actor and podcast creator Scarlett Burke and rising country star Hailey Whitters two-step 'round the Christmas tree in their new holiday collaboration, 'Howdy Christmas,' available now.

Jason Stuart Stars in HANK, Dropping Dec. 18 on Revry Photo Jason Stuart Stars in HANK, Dropping Dec. 18 on Revry
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 7, 2020

Jason Stuart¬†has nabbed the title role in¬†Hongyu ‚ÄúNeo‚ÄĚ Li‚Äôs¬†sophomore film¬†Hank.

Dennis Quaid Releases New Single 'Friends' Photo Dennis Quaid Releases New Single 'Friends'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 27, 2020

Unifying global superstar Dennis Quaid released “Friends,' a song meant to unify and celebrate individuality, ethnicity and heritage as this tumultuous year comes to an end.

Miranda Lambert Contributes New Track 'Champion' to Season Finale of 'Make It Up As W Photo Miranda Lambert Contributes New Track 'Champion' to Season Finale of 'Make It Up As We Go'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 19, 2020

The season finale to the critically acclaimed scripted musical podcast Make It Up As We Go, created by Scarlett Burke and Audio Up Media CEO Jared Gutstadt, has released today from Audio Up Media through iHeartRadio and everywhere else podcasts are heard.

REELZ Will Premiere a Series of New Music Documentaries Photo REELZ Will Premiere a Series of New Music Documentaries
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 18, 2020

REELZ today announced its December 2020 premieres with a music themed lineup of new specials, new episodes of returning original series and the REELZ premieres of music documentaries Queen and Adam Lambert: The Show Must Go On, ZZ Top: That Little Ol' Band from Texas and Keith Richards: You Can't Rock Me.

Allison Tolman and Nick Frost to Star in Second Season of WHY WOMEN KILL Photo Allison Tolman and Nick Frost to Star in Second Season of WHY WOMEN KILL
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 27, 2020

CBS All Access, ViacomCBS' digital subscription video on-demand and live streaming service, today announced that Allison Tolman and Nick Frost have been cast in the second season.

Amazon's GOLIATH Safely Returns to Shooting with SafeSet's COVID-19 Compliance System Photo Amazon's GOLIATH Safely Returns to Shooting with SafeSet's COVID-19 Compliance System
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 19, 2020

SafeSet, an industry leader in COVID-19 compliance technology, today announced that it is helping Goliath, Amazon Studios' hit TV show featuring Billy Bob Thornton, safely get back into production.

HERB ALPERT IS... Documentary To Have Special AARP Hosting Screening Tonight Photo HERB ALPERT IS... Documentary To Have Special AARP Hosting Screening Tonight
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 16, 2020

Tonight, Friday, October 16th the 38 million member strong AARP will host a special screening of the documentary Herb Alpert Is...about the life and career of the legendary artist and philanthropist. 

Dennis Quaid Unleashes 'America, I Love You, Too' Single Photo Dennis Quaid Unleashes 'America, I Love You, Too' Single
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 2, 2020

Multi-hyphenate superstar Dennis Quaid continues to connect with audiences of all facets of his legendary career, as he releases 'America, I Love You, Too,' a LIVE performance track.

James Lee Baker Releases New Album '100 Summers' Photo James Lee Baker Releases New Album '100 Summers'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 4, 2020

There’s something to be said about the ingenuity it takes to put a group of great musicians together in a great room to record great songs and having them all coming together in one take.

John Prine's Last Recorded Song 'I Remember Everything' is Out Now Photo John Prine's Last Recorded Song 'I Remember Everything' is Out Now
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 12, 2020

‚ÄúI Remember Everything,‚ÄĚ the last song recorded by legendary singer, songwriter, musician and performer¬†John Prine, is out today. Written by Prine and his longtime collaborator¬†Pat McLaughlin, the song was recorded last year in Prine's living room with Grammy Award-winning producer¬†Dave Cobb¬†and engineer Gena Johnson.

Lineup Announced for PICTURE SHOW: A TRIBUTE CELEBRATING JOHN PRINE Photo Lineup Announced for PICTURE SHOW: A TRIBUTE CELEBRATING JOHN PRINE
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 8, 2020

‚ÄúPicture Show: A Tribute Celebrating John Prine‚ÄĚ will premiere this Thursday,¬†June 11¬†at¬†7:30pm ET/6:30pm CT/4:30pm PT¬†across multiple platforms including Prine's¬†YouTube,¬†Facebook¬†and¬†Twitch¬†channels.

AMC Studios Inks Multi-Year Overall Deals With Rolin Jones, Gina Mingacci And Ray McK Photo AMC Studios Inks Multi-Year Overall Deals With Rolin Jones, Gina Mingacci And Ray McKinnon
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 7, 2020

AMC Studios announced today that it has entered into separate exclusive, multi-year overall deals with Rolin Jones (Friday Night Lights, Weeds), Gina Mingacci (Killing Eve, Orphan Black) and Ray McKinnon (Rectify, Deadwood) to develop and produce new series for AMC Networks' Entertainment Group as well as other content companies. The deals expand AMC Networks' ongoing or previous creative partnerships with Jones, Mingacci and McKinnon.

INSIDE THE ACTORS STUDIO's James Lipton Has Died at 93 Photo INSIDE THE ACTORS STUDIO's James Lipton Has Died at 93
by Stephi Wild - Mar 2, 2020

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that James Lipton, executive producer, writer, and host of the Bravo cable television series Inside the Actors Studio, has died at age 93.

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