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Full Cast Announced As EXTRA BAGGAGE Unpacks in Atlanta Photo Full Cast Announced As EXTRA BAGGAGE Unpacks in Atlanta
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 4, 2021

Robert King Jr. brings his new production about family ties, laughter, and love in his new play “Extra Baggage”. Produced by Encore Film and Music Studio's and AMC Performance Company's Rod Whittaker in Cooperation with King Productions.

PaleyFest LA 2021 Announces Full Lineup Photo PaleyFest LA 2021 Announces Full Lineup
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 23, 2021

Starting on Friday, March 26, all programs will be available to view by Citi cardmembers and Paley Members. The initial slate of programming will be available to the public starting on Tuesday, March 30 with additional releases on Wednesday, March 31, and Thursday, April 1 on the Paley Center’s dedicated channel.

Lineup Announced For PaleyFest LA 2021 Photo Lineup Announced For PaleyFest LA 2021
by Stephi Wild - Feb 23, 2021

The Paley Center for Media today announced the full lineup of programming for PaleyFest LA 2021. The country's premier television festival features conversations with the cast and creative teams from television's most acclaimed and most popular shows, providing fans with exclusive behind-the-scenes scoops and breaking news stories.

Scary Mommy And Huggies Partner To Launch New Hulu Series UP EARLY TONIGHT Photo Scary Mommy And Huggies Partner To Launch New Hulu Series UP EARLY TONIGHT
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 3, 2020

Scary Mommy, the number one media and entertainment brand for moms in the U.S., together with partner, Huggies®, has created a new comedy series titled 'Up Early Tonight', a late-night talk show for moms, by moms.

New John Lewis Musical  THE BOY FROM TROY Announces Cast and Sets For Concept Album Photo New John Lewis Musical THE BOY FROM TROY Announces Cast and Sets For Concept Album
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2020

THE BOY FROM TROY,  a new musical featuring original book/ lyrics by Bryan-Keyth Wilson (FOR COLORED BOYZ...) and original music/lyrics by Constance T. Washington will get a private workshop this fall.

Hugh Dancy Joins Season 4 of THE GOOD FIGHT Photo Hugh Dancy Joins Season 4 of THE GOOD FIGHT
by Stephi Wild - Jan 12, 2020

According to TV Guide, Hugh Dancy has joined the cast of The Good Fight for Season 4 of the critically acclaimed CBS All Access show. Robert King, the show's creator and executive producer announced the news during the show's panel at the Television Critics Association winter press tour.

Watch the New Trailer for Shout! Factory TV's CULT-TASTIC Photo Watch the New Trailer for Shout! Factory TV's CULT-TASTIC
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 29, 2019

Shout! Factory TV, the digital entertainment streaming service, is set to launch its first original digital docuseries CULT-TASTIC: TALES FROM THE TRENCHES WITH ROGER AND JULIE CORMAN. Created, written and co-produced by Ashley Sidaway and Robert Sidaway, the 13-part series about the life and work of Roger and Julie Corman, provides viewers an extraordinary look inside the Cormans' cinematic universe and features extensive in-depth interviews. The series will premiere November 15th on Shout! Factory TV's Amazon Prime Video Channel and via Roku Channel's Premium Subscription.

CBS Gives New Production Orders to All Five Freshman Series Photo CBS Gives New Production Orders to All Five Freshman Series
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 23, 2019

The CBS Television Network announced today that it has rewarded all five series from its top-rated freshman class with new production orders.

THE BLACK HISTORY MUSEUM... ACCORDING TO THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA to Premiere in  Photo THE BLACK HISTORY MUSEUM... ACCORDING TO THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA to Premiere in November
by Julie Musbach - Sep 18, 2019

HERE and Smoke & Mirrors Collaborative presents the world premiere of The Black History Museum. According to the United States of America, a darkly comedic, immersive performance that transforms HERE's entire building into a theatrical museum.

The Sheen Center to Host Exclusive Advanced Screening of New CBS Series EVIL Photo The Sheen Center to Host Exclusive Advanced Screening of New CBS Series EVIL
by Kaitlin Milligan - Sep 12, 2019

On Friday, September 20 at 7PM,  The Sheen Center for Thought & Culture (18 Bleecker Street at the corner of Elizabeth Street in NYC), will host an exclusive, advance screening of the new CBS series, 'Evil.' Following the screening of pilot episode, series creators Robert King and Michelle King ('The Good Wife,' 'The Good Fight') will participate in a talkback with attendees. The exclusive, advance screening at The Sheen Center's Loreto Theater is free and open to the public by RSVPing on the website: https://www.sheencenter.org/evil/ 

IN THE WAKE OF WETLAUFFER Announced At Blyth Festival BLYTH Photo IN THE WAKE OF WETLAUFFER Announced At Blyth Festival BLYTH
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 2, 2019

In the Wake of Wettlaufer a play about triumph of love over trauma at the Blyth Festival BLYTH.

CBS Television Studios Heads to San Diego Comic-Con with STAR TREK, EVIL, NANCY DREW Photo CBS Television Studios Heads to San Diego Comic-Con with STAR TREK, EVIL, NANCY DREW
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 1, 2019

CBS Television Studios will kick off San Diego Comic-Con® with exclusive world premiere screenings of its new series EVIL for CBS and NANCY DREW for The CW on Thursday, July 18. As previously announced, cast and producers of STAR TREK: DISCOVERY, STAR TREK: LOWER DECKS and STAR TREK: PICARD will beam into HALL H for a first-ever “Star Trek” universe back-to-back panel block on Saturday, July 20.

CAKEWALK Comes to The Blyth Festival Photo CAKEWALK Comes to The Blyth Festival
by Stephi Wild - Jun 24, 2019

Back by popular demand- Cakewalk, one of our sweetest and most delicious comedies from when the Blyth Festival began, is coming back to the stage in celebration of the Festival 45th Anniversary Season. The revival runs June 26 to Aug. 10.

CBS Announces 2019-2020 Primetime Lineup Photo CBS Announces 2019-2020 Primetime Lineup
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 15, 2019

CBS today unveiled its new year-round 2019-2020 primetime programming lineup featuring four new comedies, four new dramas and 24 returning series.

King Productions Unpacks With New Musical EXTRA BAGGAGE Photo King Productions Unpacks With New Musical EXTRA BAGGAGE
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 14, 2019

Whether you are part of a big family or a small one, neither goes without its hardships of dealing with illness, unemployment, death, or divorce.

BWW Review:  King Productions Gives Voice to THE FACE OF EMMETT TILL Photo BWW Review: King Productions Gives Voice to THE FACE OF EMMETT TILL
by Joni Lorraine - Mar 5, 2019

King Productions' THE FACE OF EMMETT TILL deserves witness for bringing the painful truth of this story to light every night.

New Web Series Announced About The Black Theatre Circuit Photo New Web Series Announced About The Black Theatre Circuit
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2018

Austin award nominated Playwright Robert King Jr. (' For The Love Of Mahalia', ' CICI', ' The Voices Of Donny Hathaway') partners with newcomer Terrance Jamal to bring the Black Theatre Scene to TV in their new web series 'Sun-Kissed'. The new urban dictionary phrase used to describe a person of color or African- American decent who has been tinted by the sun. This new web series is centered around the life of gay black playwright Sonny Henderson.

Keegan-Michael Key, Dick Cavett, Auli'i Cravalho, More Join Kevin Kline, Annette Beni Photo Keegan-Michael Key, Dick Cavett, Auli'i Cravalho, More Join Kevin Kline, Annette Bening in Reading of Billy Crystal's New Play
by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2018

Billy Crystal's new play 'Have a Nice Day' will hold a live reading at the Minetta Lane Theater next month, according to The New York Times.

The Paley Center for Media Announces the Schedule for PaleyFest NY Photo The Paley Center for Media Announces the Schedule for PaleyFest NY
by Kaitlin Milligan - Sep 10, 2018

The Paley Center for Media today announced the schedule for PALEYFEST NY 2018, which will take place October 5-18, 2018. This two-week celebration of television brings together the cast and creative teams of today's most acclaimed and popular TV shows for screenings and interactive panel discussions taking place at The Paley Center for Media in New York City.

Billy Crystal's New Play Will Hold a Live Reading and Be Recorded For Audible Photo Billy Crystal's New Play Will Hold a Live Reading and Be Recorded For Audible
by Stephi Wild - Sep 6, 2018

Billy Crystal's new play 'Have a Nice Day' will hold a live reading at the Minetta Lane Theater next month, according to The New York Times.

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