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Derek Theler, Beth Riesgraf, Usman Ally, Lamont Thompson, Artur Benson and Aaron Glen Photo Derek Theler, Beth Riesgraf, Usman Ally, Lamont Thompson, Artur Benson and Aaron Glenane Join the Cast of Paramount Network Series 68 WHISKEY
by TV News Desk - Sep 24, 2019

Derek Theler, Beth Riesgraf, Usman Ally, Lamont Thompson, Artur Benson and Aaron Glenane join the cast of Paramount Network's new scripted comedic drama series 68 Whiskey from Imagine Television Studios and CBS Television Studios. They join previously announced cast members Sam Keeley, Gage Golightly, Cristina Rodlo, Jeremy Tardy and Nicholas Coombe. Production on the first season of 68 Whiskey is underway with the series scheduled to premiere on Paramount Network in early 2020.

Tom Hanks to be Honored with Cecil B. deMille Award at Golden Globes Photo Tom Hanks to be Honored with Cecil B. deMille Award at Golden Globes
by TV News Desk - Sep 24, 2019

Today, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) announced that eight-time Golden Globe winner and fifteen-time nominee, Tom Hanks, will be honored with the coveted Cecil B. deMille Award at the 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards. The highly-acclaimed star of such legendary films as “Big,” “Forrest Gump,” “Saving Private Ryan,” “Cast Away,” and the upcoming release of “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” will accept the honor at Hollywood's Party of the Year® on Sunday, January 5, 2020 airing LIVE coast-to-coast from 5-8 p.m. PT/8-11 p.m. ET on NBC.

Darren Star's Paramount Network Series EMILY IN PARIS Rounds Out Cast Photo Darren Star's Paramount Network Series EMILY IN PARIS Rounds Out Cast
by TV News Desk - Sep 19, 2019

French actors Philippine Leroy Beaulieu, Lucas Bravo, Samuel Arnold, Camille Razat and Bruno Gouery have been cast as series regulars in Darren Star's newest scripted series, Emily in Paris, starring Golden Globe-nominated Lily Collins. Kate Walsh (The Umbrella Academy, 13 Reasons Why, Girls Trip and Grey's Anatomy), in a recurring role, will play Emily's (Collins) co-worker and mentor who still lives in Chicago. William Abadie and Arnaud Viard also join the cast in recurring roles. Previously announced Tony Award-nominated actress, Ashley Park, rounds out the list of series regulars in the 10-episode half-hour dramedy. The Paramount Network series is currently in production in Paris, France.

FRIENDS' 'I'll Be There for You' Heads to Abbey Road Photo FRIENDS' 'I'll Be There for You' Heads to Abbey Road
by TV News Desk - Sep 19, 2019

Fifty years after The Beatles recorded Abbey Road, The London Metropolitan Orchestra visits one of the most iconic recording studios in history to record a Beatles-inspired orchestral version of a?oeI'll Be There for You,a?? the theme song to the global hit comedy Friends, in celebration of the series' 25th anniversary. a?oeI'll Be There for You (Friends 25th Anniversary a?" Orchestral Version)a?? is available to stream/download now on iTunes and other platforms.

Disney Plus Gives Series Order to Dancing Documentary ON POINTE Photo Disney Plus Gives Series Order to Dancing Documentary ON POINTE
by TV News Desk - Sep 16, 2019

Disney Plus gave a series order to On Pointe, a documentary series about the School of American Ballet, according to Variety.

Southampton Arts Center Announces Fall 2019 Programs Photo Southampton Arts Center Announces Fall 2019 Programs
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2019

Southampton Arts Center today announced its full lineup of fall programming, from September 20 through December 29. Closing out their 7th season, this fall will offer an exciting lineup of programs and two not-to-be missed exhibitions.

Jacob Burns Film Center to Honor David Barber, Susan Todd and Andrew Young at Annual  Photo Jacob Burns Film Center to Honor David Barber, Susan Todd and Andrew Young at Annual Gala on Tuesday, September 24
by TV News Desk - Sep 12, 2019

The Jacob Burns Film Center (JBFC), a nonprofit cultural arts center and one of the most successful suburban film houses in the country, announced today that its 18th annual gala, Celebrating Trailblazers, will honor three talented pioneers on Tuesday, Sept. 24 with dinner designed and catered by Blue Hill.

Bryce Dallas Howard's DADS Documentary Lands at Apple Photo Bryce Dallas Howard's DADS Documentary Lands at Apple
by TV News Desk - Sep 8, 2019

Variety reports that Bryce Dallas Howard's documentary, 'Dads,' has landed at Apple. The film premieres at the Toronto Film Festival this week.

Little Big Town to Perform at Save the Children's Centennial Celebration in New York Photo Little Big Town to Perform at Save the Children's Centennial Celebration in New York
by TV News Desk - Sep 6, 2019

Save the Children, the international humanitarian organization, announced today that award winning country music group Little Big Town will be performing at “The Centennial Gala: Changing The World for Children” gala in New York City on September 12. 

Magnolia Pictures Acquires ONCE WERE BROTHERS Photo Magnolia Pictures Acquires ONCE WERE BROTHERS
by TV News Desk - Sep 5, 2019

Deadline reports that 'Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and the Band,' which will premiere tonight at the Toronto Film Festival, has been acquired by Magnolia Features.

Paramount Network Renews WIFE SWAP Photo Paramount Network Renews WIFE SWAP
by TV News Desk - Sep 5, 2019

Wife Swap, one of the most provocative, successful and talked-about social experiments of the reality TV era, is being renewed for a new season on Paramount Network with 20 new episodes. Wife Swap, a Banijay Group format, is produced by Banijay Studios North America.

Sam Keeley, Gage Golightly, Cristina Rodlo, Jeremy Tardy and Nicholas Coombe Cast in  Photo Sam Keeley, Gage Golightly, Cristina Rodlo, Jeremy Tardy and Nicholas Coombe Cast in Paramount Network Series 68 WHISKEY
by TV News Desk - Sep 4, 2019

Sam Keeley, Gage Golightly, Cristina Rodlo, Jeremy Tardy and Nicholas Coombe will star in Paramount Network's new scripted comedic drama series 68 Whiskey from Imagine Television Studios and CBS Television Studios. Production on the first season (10 one-hour episodes) begins in September with the series scheduled to premiere on Paramount Network in early 2020.

RATINGS: YELLOWSTONE Finishes Season as #1 Summer Series on Cable Photo RATINGS: YELLOWSTONE Finishes Season as #1 Summer Series on Cable
by TV News Desk - Sep 4, 2019

Paramount Network's hit drama Yellowstone finished its record-breaking second season with a number of #1 ranks: the top summer series across all of cable TV among total viewers (5.1 million average); as well as the #1 scripted series in the key P18-49 (1.93 rating) and P25-54 (2.71 rating) demos among cable and broadcast; and cable's #1 summer series among total viewers.

Phoebe Waller-Bridge to Receive Britannia Award For British Artist Of The Year Photo Phoebe Waller-Bridge to Receive Britannia Award For British Artist Of The Year
by TV News Desk - Aug 30, 2019

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles (BAFTA Los Angeles) is pleased to announce that British actor, writer and showrunner Phoebe Waller-Bridge will receive the Britannia Award for British Artist of the Year. She joins previously announced honorees Jane Fonda, who will receive the Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for Excellence in Film Presented by Cunard, Jackie Chan, who will receive the Albert R. Broccoli Britannia Award for Worldwide Contribution to Entertainment, and Steve Coogan, who will receive the Charlie Chaplin Britannia Award for Excellence in Comedy Presented by Jaguar Land Rover.

HAPPY DAYS Star Donny Most To Headline ART At The St. Jacobs Country Playhouse Photo HAPPY DAYS Star Donny Most To Headline ART At The St. Jacobs Country Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2019

Popular television actor Donny Most, best known for his role as jokester Ralph Malph on the classic sitcom Happy Days, will play Serge in Drayton Entertainment's upcoming production of the hit play 'ART'. The production will run at the St. Jacobs Country Playhouse from October 2 to October 20.

MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL To Open At Ogunquit Playhouse Photo MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL To Open At Ogunquit Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2019

It's time to grab your best gal pals and head to Ogunquit Playhouse for the hilarious musical comedy Menopause The Musical®, on stage September 4 through September 14. A raucous celebration of womanhood created by Jeanie Linders and inspired by a hot flash and a bottle of wine, Menopause The Musical® applauds women who are on the brink of, in the middle of, or have survived a?oeThe Change.a?? The show is produced by special license from GFour Productions, the producers of MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL®, now in its 18th year, and 14th as the longest-running musical in Las Vegas history. The director of the Ogunquit Playhouse production is Tony Award®-winner Seth Greenleaf. This joyful parody of 25 re-lyricized classic hits from the '60s, '70s, and '80s features chart-toppers including a?oeI Heard it Through the Grapevine that You No Longer See 39,a?? and the disco favorite a?oeStayin' Awake, Stayin' Awake!a?? 

The San Sebastian Film Festival to Honor Donald Sutherland Photo The San Sebastian Film Festival to Honor Donald Sutherland
by TV News Desk - Aug 26, 2019

The Canadian Donald Sutherland will be honoured with a Donostia Award recognising his more than fifty years of excellent performances. The actor, who has participated in almost 200 productions, will attend the 67th edition of the San Sebastian Festival on Thursday 26 September to receive the accolade prior to the screening in the Kursaal of The Burnt Orange Heresy, a thriller directed by Giuseppe Capotondi. The film, with a cast featuring Mick Jagger, Claes Bang and Elizabeth Debicki will close the coming edition of the Venice Festival.

Roger Deakins to Receive Variety Artisan Award at TIFF Tribute Gala Photo Roger Deakins to Receive Variety Artisan Award at TIFF Tribute Gala
by TV News Desk - Aug 14, 2019

Joana Vicente and Cameron Bailey, Co-Heads of TIFF, today announced that Academy Award-winning cinematographer Roger Deakins will be honoured with the Variety Artisan Award at this year's TIFF Tribute Gala awards event. The award recognizes a distinguished filmmaker who has excelled at their craft and made an outstanding contribution to cinema. Taking place on Monday, September 9, at the Fairmont Royal York, during the 44th Toronto International Film Festival, the Gala is an annual fundraiser to support TIFF's year-round programmes and core mission to transform the way people see the world through film, and to celebrate the film industry's outstanding contributors. Variety is proud to be the exclusive trade media partner on the event. 

Imagine Documentaries Announces Partnership With Louis Armstrong Educational Foundati Photo Imagine Documentaries Announces Partnership With Louis Armstrong Educational Foundation, Inc.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2019

Imagine Documentaries President, Justin Wilkes, announced today that the company has reached an exclusive deal with the Louis Armstrong Educational Foundation to produce the definitive documentary on Jazz legend and beloved entertainer, Louis Armstrong. The deal comes with access to hundreds of hours of audio recordings, film footage, photographs, personal diaries and a life's worth of ephemera for exclusive use in the first significant documentary dedicated entirely to his life. In addition to Louis' prolific music and film career, Louis was an avid biographer and kept an almost daily audio diary from the early 1950's until the day he passed in 1971, all on reel-to-reel tape recordings and all organized meticulously “for posterity” by “Pops” himself.  

Lyric To Stage FROST/NIXON At Plaza Theatre Photo Lyric To Stage FROST/NIXON At Plaza Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2019

Politics and the press will collide next month as Lyric Theatre presents the Oklahoma City premiere of Frost/Nixon.

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