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LaChanze, Ali Stroker & More Join FIREBUDS on Disney Channel Photo LaChanze, Ali Stroker & More Join FIREBUDS on Disney Channel
by Michael Major - Aug 16, 2022

From Emmy® Award-winning creator and executive producer Craig Gerber (Disney's 'Elena of Avalor' and 'Sofia the First'), the music-filled series follows a group of friends, all children of first responders, who embark on adventures to help their community and learn what it truly means to be a hero. 

Bravo's TOP CHEF Will Head to London For Season 20 Photo Bravo's TOP CHEF Will Head to London For Season 20
by Michael Major - Aug 1, 2022

The greatest competitors from “Top Chef” iterations around the globe, including winners and finalists, will face off in the fiercest battle the culinary competition has ever seen. With 29 international versions, “Top Chef” World All-Stars will bring together 16 of the most talented, creative and decorated chefs.

Andrew Garfield, Jodie Comer, Steve Martin & More Earn 2022 Emmy Nominations - See th Photo Andrew Garfield, Jodie Comer, Steve Martin & More Earn 2022 Emmy Nominations - See the Full List!
by Michael Major - Jul 12, 2022

Check out the complete list of Emmy nominations, which include Andrew Garfield, Steve Martin, Jodie Comer, Tony Awards Presents: Broadways Back!, Annie LIVE!, Jane Lynch, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Nathan Lane, Rachel Brosnahan, Tony Shalom, Mare Winningham, Laurie Metcalf, Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett, and more!

Walt Disney Television Alternative, the Newly Formed Unscripted Production Unit for W Photo Walt Disney Television Alternative, the Newly Formed Unscripted Production Unit for Walt Disney Television, Announces Key Executives
by Michael Major - Jun 29, 2022

Jill Chapman has been named vice president, Alternative Series and Content Planning; Alicia Martino joins as vice president, Alternative Series; and Mike Rosen will serve as vice president, Production. All three report to Tiffany Faigus, senior vice president, Unscripted and Alternative Entertainment, ABC Entertainment and WDT Alternative.

Joaquina Kalukango, MOULIN ROUGE! & More to Perform on Macy's 4th of July Fireworks S Photo Joaquina Kalukango, MOULIN ROUGE! & More to Perform on Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Special on NBC
by Michael Major - Jun 28, 2022

Lin-Manuel Miranda, James Monroe Iglehart, and more from the cast of Freestyle Love Supreme will unite for a special performance. Broadway’s “Moulin Rouge! The Musical” cast members Jacqueline B. Arnold, Jessica Lee Goldyn, Tasia Jungbauer and Jeigh Madjus will also take the stage. Joaquina Kalukango will sing during the fireworks spectacle.

Buddha Lo Crowned Winner of Bravo's TOP CHEF Season 19 Photo Buddha Lo Crowned Winner of Bravo's TOP CHEF Season 19
by Michael Major - Jun 3, 2022

Lo was awarded the coveted title of “Top Chef,” along with $250,000 furnished by S.Pellegrino® Sparkling Natural Mineral Water, a feature in FOOD & WINE magazine and an appearance at the Food & Wine Classic in Aspen. “Top Chef” Season 19 took place in Houston, the nation’s fourth largest city, before moving to Tucson, AZ, for the two-part finale.

VIDEO: Bravo Shares TOP CHEF: HOUSTON Season 19 Trailer Photo VIDEO: Bravo Shares TOP CHEF: HOUSTON Season 19 Trailer
by Michael Major - Jan 24, 2022

The Emmy and James Beard Award-Winning series, produced by Magical Elves, returns with host Padma Lakshmi, head judge Tom Colicchio and Gail Simmons. Expect the unexpected as 15 talented chefs from across the country vie for the coveted title bringing their unique skillsets, variety of cuisines and gamut of flavors. Watch the new trailer now!

VIDEO: Watch Clips from SELENA + CHEF Season 3 Photo VIDEO: Watch Clips from SELENA + CHEF Season 3
by Michael Major - Nov 9, 2021

Selena + Chef is back with more chefs from around the world, more great recipes, more friends and family around the table and more surprises that are taking the joy in learning to cook to the next level. Watch a new highlight reel of Selena Gomez's hit series now!

2021 Hudson River Park Friends Gala Raises $2.5 Million for Park Initiatives Completi Photo 2021 Hudson River Park Friends Gala Raises $2.5 Million for Park Initiatives Completing Funding for Pier 26 Science Play Area
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 8, 2021

Hudson River Park Friends returned home to the Hudson River Park to celebrate all that the four-mile-long oasis has provided to millions of New Yorkers over the past year and a half.   Friends held its 2021 Gala at Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers and raised $2.5 million to support the Park's operations, horticulture, maintenance and public programming and an innovative science playground at Pier 26.

VIDEO: Selena Gomez Returns for HBO's SELENA + CHEF Season 3 Trailer Photo VIDEO: Selena Gomez Returns for HBO's SELENA + CHEF Season 3 Trailer
by Michael Major - Oct 7, 2021

Selena + Chef is back with more chefs from around the world, more great recipes, more friends and family around the table and more surprises that are taking the joy in learning to cook to the next level. This season also embraces fun (Covid-safe) group recipes for game nights, brunches, birthdays, holidays and more.

KALAMATA'S KITCHEN-New Book Inspires Children and Adults to Be Curious, Courageous an Photo KALAMATA'S KITCHEN-New Book Inspires Children and Adults to Be Curious, Courageous and Compassionate Eaters
by Marina Kennedy - Jul 16, 2021

Kalamata’s Kitchen, the platform that teaches children about cultures through the lens of food, releases their children’s book Kalamata’s Kitchen [Random House Books for Young Readers, July 20, 2021].

HAMILTON, Cynthia Erivo, Bernadette Peters & More Earn 2021 Emmy Nominations - See th Photo HAMILTON, Cynthia Erivo, Bernadette Peters & More Earn 2021 Emmy Nominations - See the Full List!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 13, 2021

This morning, Hamilton star Jasmine Cephas Jones and Ron Cephas Jones announced the 2021 Primetime Emmy Nominations, which included 12 nominations for the Disney Plus recording of Hamilton in addition to nomination for Broadway veterans like Billy Porter, Cynthia Erivo, Julie Andrews, the Lopezes and so many more.

DOC NYC Announces Inaugural Spring Showcase, May 24 - June 20 Photo DOC NYC Announces Inaugural Spring Showcase, May 24 - June 20
by A.A. Cristi - May 13, 2021

DOC NYC, America’s largest documentary festival, announced today the inaugural edition of its Spring Showcase. The four-week online Showcase will offer audiences an opportunity to catch some of the year’s most talked about nonfiction episodic series and films, paired with exclusive conversations featuring the creative teams behind them.

Vivek J. Tiwary, Auli'i Cravalho, Riz Ahmed & More Named 2021's Most Impactful Asians Photo Vivek J. Tiwary, Auli'i Cravalho, Riz Ahmed & More Named 2021's Most Impactful Asians on Gold House's A100 List
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 3, 2021

Gold House, the premier nonprofit collective of Asian & Pacific Islander cultural leaders, debuts a suite of ventures on representation, economic, and individual empowerment amidst record-high attacks against the API community during Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month.

Hulu Lands Three-Part Documentary Series SASQUATCH From Duplass Brothers Photo Hulu Lands Three-Part Documentary Series SASQUATCH From Duplass Brothers
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 14, 2021

Hulu has announced Sasquatch, a three-part documentary series from Duplass Brothers Productions and Director Joshua Rofé, which investigates rumors of a bizarre twenty-five year old triple homicide said to be the work of a mythical creature, will launch exclusively as a Hulu Documentary this Spring.

Hulu Set to Launch THE D'AMELIO SHOW Photo Hulu Set to Launch THE D'AMELIO SHOW
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 18, 2020

Hulu announced today The D’Amelio Show, a new eight-episode docuseries following the reigning family of social media, the D’Amelios.

Whoopi Goldberg, Josh Groban, John Legend, Jenna Dewan and More Join Radio City Rocke Photo Whoopi Goldberg, Josh Groban, John Legend, Jenna Dewan and More Join Radio City Rockettes Holiday Special
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 25, 2020

NBC and the Radio City Rockettes are bringing the holiday cheer with the “Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes – At Home Holiday Special” airing Wednesday, Dec. 2 (10-11 p.m. ET/PT) following the telecast of NBC’s “Christmas in Rockefeller Center.”

Star-Studded THANKSGIVING TELEVISION SPECIAL to Benefit City Harvest and No Kid Hungr Photo Star-Studded THANKSGIVING TELEVISION SPECIAL to Benefit City Harvest and No Kid Hungry
by Marina Kennedy - Nov 22, 2020

Celebrity Chef Geoffrey Zakarian announced today that he will produce and host a one-hour Thanksgiving television special this coming Wednesday, November 25, 2020, to raise money for City Harvest and No Kid Hungry.

Padma Lakshmi Honored Tonight at The Moth's Virtual Gala LIFT OFF: STORIES OF GOING A Photo Padma Lakshmi Honored Tonight at The Moth's Virtual Gala LIFT OFF: STORIES OF GOING ABOVE AND BEYOND
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 17, 2020

The Moth's gala, LIFT OFF: STORIES OF GOING ABOVE AND BEYOND will be taking place tonight November 17th at 7:30 PM EST. This one-night-only virtual celebration will honor Emmy-nominated food expert and beloved Moth storyteller Padma Lakshmi.

GLAAD's Spirit Day Sends United Message of Support and Acceptance to LGBTQ Youth Photo GLAAD's Spirit Day Sends United Message of Support and Acceptance to LGBTQ Youth
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 15, 2020

GLAAD, the world's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, announced participants wearing purple or going purple online today for Spirit Day in a united stand against bullying and show of support for LGBTQ youth.

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