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Birmingham Contemporary Music Group Presents RODDY'S REEL, BACK TO THE BEGINNING, and Photo Birmingham Contemporary Music Group Presents RODDY'S REEL, BACK TO THE BEGINNING, and More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2021

Birmingham Contemporary Music Group presents a filmed concert of works by British and Chinese composers performed by BCMG musicians Mark O'Brien (clarinet/bass clarinet), John Reid (piano), Colette Overdijk (violin) and Ulrich Heinen (cello). Recorded at BCMG's home venue, CBSO Centre in Birmingham, the film will be released at 4pm on Sunday 28 February with tickets costing £10.

CITY ON A HILL Season Two Will Return to Showtime Photo CITY ON A HILL Season Two Will Return to Showtime
by TV News Desk - Jan 28, 2021

SHOWTIME will premiere the second season of its one-hour drama series¬†CITY ON A HILL,¬†starring Golden Globe winner and Emmy¬ģ¬†nominee Kevin Bacon and Screen Actors Guild¬ģ¬†award winner Aldis Hodge, on Sunday, March 28 at 10 p.m.

Lesli Margherita Helps Give MARRIAGE STORY the Musical Treatment with Insert Movie He Photo Lesli Margherita Helps Give MARRIAGE STORY the Musical Treatment with Insert Movie Here: The Musical Podcast
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2020

Insert Movie Here: The Musical has released its latest episode, Marriage Story the Musical, featuring Olivier Award-winner, Lesli Margherita! 

Focus Features Acquires Worldwide Rights to Justin Chon's BLUE BAYOU Photo Focus Features Acquires Worldwide Rights to Justin Chon's BLUE BAYOU
by TV News Desk - Jul 2, 2020

Focus Features has acquired the worldwide rights to Justin Chon's Blue Bayou from MACRO and Entertainment One (eOne) out of Cannes' virtual market. 

Photo Flash: SHOWTIME Celebrates its Golden Globe Nominees in West Hollywood Photo Photo Flash: SHOWTIME Celebrates its Golden Globe Nominees in West Hollywood
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2020

On Saturday, January 4, 2020, SHOWTIME hosted a celebration of the network's Golden Globe nominees at the Sunset Tower Hotel in West Hollywood, CA.

Adam Driver Walks Out of NPR Interview Over MARRIAGE STORY Clip Photo Adam Driver Walks Out of NPR Interview Over MARRIAGE STORY Clip
by TV News Desk - Dec 17, 2019

Adam Driver walked out of an interview on the NPR talk show Fresh Air earlier this month when host Terry Gross tried to play a clip of Driver from the film Marriage Story. 

VIDEO: Watch Adam Driver Sing 'Being Alive' From COMPANY in His Film MARRIAGE STORY Photo VIDEO: Watch Adam Driver Sing 'Being Alive' From COMPANY in His Film MARRIAGE STORY
by Stage Tube - Dec 6, 2019

Netflix has shared a clip from the film Marriage Story that features Adam Driver's character Charlie singing a piano-bar rendition of Steven Sondheim's 'Being Alive' from the 1970 musical Company.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for MARRIAGE STORY Starring Adam Driver and Scarlett Johanss Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for MARRIAGE STORY Starring Adam Driver and Scarlett Johansson
by Stage Tube - Oct 17, 2019

MARRIAGE STORY is Academy Award nominated filmmaker Noah Baumbach's incisive and compassionate portrait of a marriage breaking up and a family staying together. Netflix has released the trailer for MARRIAGE STORY, starring Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver.

Photo Flash: Ben Stiller, Stephen Colbert, David Arquette, and Many More Celebrate at Photo Photo Flash: Ben Stiller, Stephen Colbert, David Arquette, and Many More Celebrate at the 2019 Showtime Emmy Eve Party
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2019

Showtime Networks celebrated its 2019 nominees at a private event hosted at the San Vicente Bungalows in West Hollywood on Saturday, September 21, 2019. The company feted the cast and producers of Escape at Dannemora including Ben Stiller, Patricia Arquette and Paul Dano, WHO IS AMERICA and its star and creator Sacha Baron Cohen, BLACK MONDAY's Don Cheadle, and Pop TV's SCHITTS CREEK including Dan Levy and Eugene Levy.

VIDEO: See Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver in the Trailers for MARRIAGE STORY Photo VIDEO: See Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver in the Trailers for MARRIAGE STORY
by TV News Desk - Aug 20, 2019

Netflix has released the companion teaser trailers for MARRIAGE STORY, starring Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver.

Showtime Renews CITY ON A HILL Photo Showtime Renews CITY ON A HILL
by TV News Desk - Aug 2, 2019

CITY ON A HILL is coming back for a second season! The series currently airs on Sundays at 9 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME. Set in early '90s Boston, where racism is endemic and crime is widespread, the series follows an unlikely alliance between FBI agent Jackie Rohr (Kevin Bacon) and Assistant District Attorney Decourcy Ward (Aldis Hodge). 

Series Premiere Of CITY ON A HILL Available Now on Showtime Photo Series Premiere Of CITY ON A HILL Available Now on Showtime
by TV News Desk - Jun 7, 2019

SHOWTIME has released the series premiere of its new drama¬†CITY ON A HILL¬†early for free online sampling, on streaming platforms and on demand. The series stars¬†Golden Globe¬ģ¬†winner and Emmy¬ģ¬†nominee Kevin Bacon (The Following) and Screen Actors Guild¬ģ¬†Award winner Aldis Hodge (Underground).¬†CITY ON A HILL¬†is created and executive produced by Chuck MacLean (Boston Strangler). Multiple Emmy winner Tom Fontana (Homicide: Life on the Street) serves as showrunner and executive producer.¬†The premiere episode is available for free now on¬†YouTube,¬†Facebook¬†and¬†SHO.com. The 10-episode series will officially premiere next¬†Sunday, June 16 at 9 p.m. ET/PT¬†on SHOWTIME.

VIDEO: Showtime Releases the Trailer for CITY ON A HILL Photo VIDEO: Showtime Releases the Trailer for CITY ON A HILL
by Stage Tube - May 3, 2019

SHOWTIME released the poster and new trailer for its upcoming one-hour drama series¬†CITY ON A HILL¬†starring Golden Globe¬ģ¬†winner and Emmy¬ģ¬†nominee Kevin Bacon (The Following) and Screen Actors Guild¬ģ¬†Award winner Aldis Hodge (Underground). Premiering on¬†Sunday, June 16 at 9 p.m. ET/PT,¬†CITY¬†ON A HILL¬†is currently in production on 10 episodes in New York and Boston.

LISTEN: Pasek and Paul Discuss Bringing DEAR EVAN HANSEN to Toronto, and Why the Show Photo LISTEN: Pasek and Paul Discuss Bringing DEAR EVAN HANSEN to Toronto, and Why the Show is Always Relevant
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2019

Benj Pasek and Justin Paul recently sat down with CBC Radio to discuss bringing Dear Evan Hansen to Toronto.

Terry Sawchuk Biopic Starring Mark O'Brien and Kevin Pollak Opens March 1 Photo Terry Sawchuk Biopic Starring Mark O'Brien and Kevin Pollak Opens March 1
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2019

Daniel Iron, Vice President of Blue Ice Pictures, is pleased to announce that Goalie, the feature film about legendary goaltender, Terry Sawchuk, starring Mark O'Brien (City on a Hill, The Front Runner, Halt and Catch Fire, The Rival), Kevin Pollak (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Mom, The Usual Suspects) and Georgina Reilly (Murdoch Mysteries, Blindspot, The LA Complex) will open on March 1, 2019 in Toronto and Vancouver, and additional cities in the spring. 

Principal Photography Begins on READY OR NOT with Samara Weaving, Mark O'Brien Photo Principal Photography Begins on READY OR NOT with Samara Weaving, Mark O'Brien
by TV News Desk - Oct 18, 2018

Fox Searchlight Pictures Presidents of Production, Film and Television Matthew Greenfield and David Greenbaum announced that principal photography on READY OR NOT has begun in Toronto, Canada.¬† The film stars Samara Weaving (THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI, ‚ÄúPicnic at Hanging Rock‚ÄĚ), Adam Brody (CHIPS, SLEEPING WITH OTHER PEOPLE), Mark O'Brien (ARRIVAL, ‚ÄúHalt and Catch Fire‚ÄĚ), with Henry Czerny (‚ÄúSharp Objects,‚ÄĚ THE A-TEAM) and Andie MacDowell (FOUR WEDDINGS AND A FUNERAL, SEX, LIES, AND VIDEOTAPE). Of the Radio Silence team (SOUTHBOUND), Tyler Gillett and Matt Bettinelli-Olpin are directing with Chad Villella executive producing. The script is written by Guy Busick (URGE) & Ryan Murphy (MINUTES PAST MIDNIGHT). The film is being produced by Tripp Vinson (THE PRODIGY, EXORCISIM OF EMILY ROSE) and James Vanderbilt (THE HOUSE WITH A CLOCK IN ITS WALLS, ZODIAC).

Tom Fontana Named Executive Producer & Showrunner On Showtime Drama Series CITY ON A  Photo Tom Fontana Named Executive Producer & Showrunner On Showtime Drama Series CITY ON A HILL
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2018

SHOWTIME has named multiple Emmy winner Tom Fontana (Homicide: Life on the Street)¬†as showrunner, executive producer and one of the writers on the upcoming drama series¬†CITY ON A HILL,¬†starring Golden Globe¬ģ¬†winner and Emmy nominee Kevin Bacon (The Following) and Screen Actors Guild¬ģ¬†award winner Aldis Hodge (Underground). Fontana will work closely with series creator and executive producer Chuck MacLean (Boston Strangler)¬†on the 10-episode series premiering in 2019. Today's announcement was made by Gary Levine, President of Programming, Showtime Networks Inc.

VIDEO: Netflix Shares the Trailer for HOW IT ENDS Starring Theo James, Forest Whitake Photo VIDEO: Netflix Shares the Trailer for HOW IT ENDS Starring Theo James, Forest Whitaker, & Kat Graham
by TV News Desk - Jun 22, 2018

Netflix has shared the official trailer for upcoming action film How It Ends. How It Ends launches on Netflix July 13, 2018. As a mysterious apocalypse causes the spread of misinformation and violence, a man and his estranged father-in-law race across a chaotic and fractured country to save his pregnant wife. 

Showtime Orders CITY ON A HILL to Series Photo Showtime Orders CITY ON A HILL to Series
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2018

SHOWTIME has ordered the drama series CITY ON A HILL, starring Golden Globe winner and Emmy(R) nominee Kevin Bacon (The Following) and Screen Actors Guild(R) award winner Aldis Hodge (Underground). With a 12-episode order, CITY ON A HILL will premiere in 2019. The announcement was made today by David Nevins, President and CEO of Showtime Networks Inc.

Showtime Orders CITY ON A HILL Drama Series Starring Kevin Bacon and Aldis Hodge Photo Showtime Orders CITY ON A HILL Drama Series Starring Kevin Bacon and Aldis Hodge
by TV News Desk - May 17, 2018

SHOWTIME has ordered the drama series CITY ON A HILL, starring Golden Globe winner and Emmy¬ģ nominee Kevin Bacon (The Following) and Screen Actors Guild¬ģ award winner Aldis Hodge (Underground). With a 12-episode order, CITY ON A HILL will premiere in 2019. The announcement was made today by David Nevins, President and CEO of Showtime Networks Inc.

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