EUPHORIA to Premiere on June 16 on HBOEUPHORIA to Premiere on June 16 on HBO
by TV News Desk - May 17, 2019

The drama series EUPHORIA begins its eight-episode season SUNDAY, JUNE 16 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO. Multimedia superstar Zendaya ('Spider-Man: Homecoming') heads the ensemble cast of the show, which follows a group of high-school students as they navigate a minefield of drugs, sex, identity, trauma, social media, love and friendship. The series is created and written by Sam Levinson (HBO's 'The Wizard of Lies'), who also directs five episodes. (more...)

IFC Center Announces Lineup for 2019 Split Screens FestivalIFC Center Announces Lineup for 2019 Split Screens Festival
by TV News Desk - May 9, 2019

IFC Center today announced an impressive and wide-ranging lineup for the third annual Split Screens Festival (www.splitscreensfestival.com) taking place Wednesday, May 29 through Monday, June 3, 2019, at the IFC Center in New York City. The festival consists of special events offering a variety of looks at history, identity and the mystery of existence itself, including panels on series that explore dystopian realities and alternate timelines, and screenings that transport us into any number of time periods and places, be it a late-1800s South Dakota town or the height of 1980s ballroom culture in New York City. (more...)

VIDEO: Watch the First Trailer for Ava DuVernay's WHEN THEY SEE USVIDEO: Watch the First Trailer for Ava DuVernay's WHEN THEY SEE US
by Stage Tube - Apr 19, 2019

Based on a true story that gripped the country, When They See Us will chronicle the notorious case of five teenagers of color, labeled the Central Park Five, who were convicted of a rape they did not commit. The four part limited series will focus on the five teenagers from Harlem -- Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana and Korey Wise. Beginning in the spring of 1989, when the teenagers were first questioned about the incident, the series will span 25 years, highlighting their exoneration in 2002 and the settlement reached with the city of New York in 2014. (more...)

VIDEO: Zendaya Stars in HBO's EUPHORIAVIDEO: Zendaya Stars in HBO's EUPHORIA
by Stage Tube - Apr 11, 2019

The drama series EUPHORIA begins its eight-episode season SUNDAY, JUNE 16 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT). The show follows a group of high school students as they navigate drugs, sex, identity, trauma, social media, love and friendship. (more...)

Netflix to Release Ava DuVernay's WHEN THEY SEE US on May 31Netflix to Release Ava DuVernay's WHEN THEY SEE US on May 31
by TV News Desk - Mar 1, 2019

In 1989, the media dubbed them the Central Park Five and they were forever linked together by that moniker. On May 31, their true story will come to Netflix as a four-part limited series from Academy Award® Nominee and two-time Emmy Award® Winner Ava DuVernay.  Now titled When They See Us, the series is based on the stories of the five men who were wrongly accused of a crime they did not commit.   (more...)

BLACK PANTHER Leads Nominations for the NAACP IMAGE AWARDSBLACK PANTHER Leads Nominations for the NAACP IMAGE AWARDS
by TV News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

The nominees for the 50th NAACP Image Awards were exclusively announced today at the Television Critics Association's (TCA) TV One's joint press conference with Derrick Johnson, President and CEO of the NAACP and Alfred Liggins, Chairman and CEO of TV One. The winners will be revealed during the Two-Hour LIVE TV special airing on TV One on Saturday, March 30, 2019. (more...)

Christopher Jackson, Joshua Jackson, Adepero Oduye Join Cast of Ava DuVernay's Central Park Limited SeriesChristopher Jackson, Joshua Jackson, Adepero Oduye Join Cast of Ava DuVernay's Central Park Limited Series
by TV News Desk - Aug 24, 2018

The courtroom comes to order in Ava DuVernay's Central Park Limited Series as The Affair's Joshua Jackson, Hamilton's Christopher Jackson, and 12 Years A Slave's Adepero Oduye join the cast. (more...)

Ava DuVernay's CENTRAL PARK FIVE Drama Unveils Its Leading MenAva DuVernay's CENTRAL PARK FIVE Drama Unveils Its Leading Men
by TV News Desk - Aug 10, 2018

Ava DuVernay's central park crime drama unveils its leading men. The actors will portray the real-life teens and adults at the center of the Central Park Five Case. (more...)

Ava DuVernay's Central Park Scripted Drama Adds Powerful Female Lineup to CastAva DuVernay's Central Park Scripted Drama Adds Powerful Female Lineup to Cast
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2018

Ava DuVernay's Central Park scripted drama adds powerful female lineup to cast.  Emmy Award Nominee Niecy Nash (Claws), Aunjanue Ellis (Quantico), Kylie Bunbury (Game Night, Pitch), Marsha Stephanie Blake (Crown Heights) and Storm Reid (A Wrinkle in Time) join limited series in supporting roles. (more...)

Ava DuVernay's Central Park Scripted Drama Adds Powerful Female Lineup To CastAva DuVernay's Central Park Scripted Drama Adds Powerful Female Lineup To Cast
by Movies News Desk - Aug 3, 2018

Ava DuVernay's new scripted drama has added a powerful female lineup to its cast  including: Emmy Award Nominee Niecy Nash (Claws), Aunjanue Ellis (Quantico), Kylie Bunbury (Game Night, Pitch), Marsha Stephanie Blake (Crown Heights) and Storm Reid (A Wrinkle in Time) join limited series in supporting roles.   (more...)

HBO Announces Series Order for EUPHORIA, Drake and Future the Prince Join Series as Executive ProducersHBO Announces Series Order for EUPHORIA, Drake and Future the Prince Join Series as Executive Producers
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2018

HBO today announced a series order for EUPHORIA. The Zendaya-led series follows a group of high school students as they navigate drugs, sex, identity, trauma, social media, love and friendship. Drake and Future the Prince Join Series as executive producers.  (more...)

VIDEO: Watch Allison Janney, Katie Holmes, Jennifer Garner, & More in the Trailer for A HAPPENING OF MONUMENTAL PROPORTIONSVIDEO: Watch Allison Janney, Katie Holmes, Jennifer Garner, & More in the Trailer for A HAPPENING OF MONUMENTAL PROPORTIONS
by TV News Desk - Jun 28, 2018

A Happening of Monumental Proportions is a 2017 American comedy-drama film directed by Judy Greer and starring Allison Janney and Common. Produced by Chris and Paul Weitz, the film is Greer's directorial debut.  It is scheduled to be released on August 24, 2018 by Great Point Media. (more...)

The 2018 Teen Choice Awards Announces New Wave of NomineesThe 2018 Teen Choice Awards Announces New Wave of Nominees
by TV News Desk - Jun 13, 2018

TEEN CHOICE 2018, the summer's hottest LIVE show, is back with a brand-new wave of nominees. (more...)

Zendaya Will Star in Upcoming EUPHORIA Pilot on HBOZendaya Will Star in Upcoming EUPHORIA Pilot on HBO
by TV News Desk - Jun 5, 2018

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Zendaya is set to star in HBO's gritty drama pilot, Euphoria. The network announced the entire cast of the hot project, an update on an Israeli format, on Tuesday. (more...)

Disney's A WRINKLE IN TIME Coming to Blu-Ray, DVD, and On Demand this MayDisney's A WRINKLE IN TIME Coming to Blu-Ray, DVD, and On Demand this May
by TV News Desk - Apr 23, 2018

 Just in time for summer break, Disney's “A Wrinkle in Time,” from acclaimed director Ava DuVernay, comes home May 29 on Digital HD, 4K Ultra HD and Movies Anywhere and June 5 on Blu-ray, 4K Ultra HD, DVD and On-Demand. The stunning story of an ordinary girl's extraordinary adventure through time and space offers exhilarating entertainment and positive messages for the whole family—encouraging self-confidence, inclusion and pushing imagination to the next level. (more...)

Dwayne Johnson, Demi Lovato, Ed Sheeran, Camila Cabello, Zendaya, Shawn Mendes, Millie Bobby Brown, Fifth Harmony, Stranger Things, Coco & More Win at KID's CHOICE!Dwayne Johnson, Demi Lovato, Ed Sheeran, Camila Cabello, Zendaya, Shawn Mendes, Millie Bobby Brown, Fifth Harmony, Stranger Things, Coco & More Win at KID's CHOICE!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2018

Dwayne Johnson, Demi Lovato, Ed Sheeran, Camila Cabello, Zendaya, Shawn Mendes, Millie Bobby Brown, Fifth Harmony, Stranger Things, Coco and more were among those who won coveted orange blimps at Nickelodeon's 2018 Kids' Choice Awards on Saturday, March 24, 8-9:30 p.m. (ET/tape delayed for West Coast). Hosted by WWE Superstar John Cena, the unpredictable mess-fest was broadcast live from the Forum in Inglewood, Calif., where kids celebrated the best of everything they love in pop culture. (more...)

Acclaimed Director Ava DuVernay To Direct THE NEW GODS For Warner Brothers & DCAcclaimed Director Ava DuVernay To Direct THE NEW GODS For Warner Brothers & DC
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2018

As reported in Deadline, visionary director Ava DuVernay is set to direct the upcoming screen adaptation of THE NEW GODS,  from DC and Warner Brothers. The comic book based story, from creator Jack Kirby, will get the film treatment with a script from Kario Salem. DuVernay is only the second women to direct a superhero franchise film, joining the company of WONDER WOMAN director Patty Jenkins. Read more about the news from Deadline here! (more...)

Photo Coverage: The Stars of Disney's A WRINKLE IN TIME Shine at the European Premiere
by TV News Desk - Mar 14, 2018

The stars of Disney's A WRINKLE IN TIME shine at the European premiere. The film stars Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Chris Pine, Zach Galifianakis, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Storm Reid, Levi Miller, Deric McCabe, Rowan Blanchard were joined by director Ava DuVernay for a walk down the blue carpet where they greeted enthusiastic fans at the world premiere of Disney's A WRINKLE IN TIME. (more...)

VIDEO: Watch Mindy Kaling, Reese Witherspoon & Oprah Impersonate Each Other on THE LATE LATE SHOWVIDEO: Watch Mindy Kaling, Reese Witherspoon & Oprah Impersonate Each Other on THE LATE LATE SHOW
by TV News Desk - Mar 13, 2018

James learns that afer spending so much time with each other on the set of 'A Wrinkle in Time,' Mindy Kaling, Reese Witherspoon and Oprah Winfrey have all worked out impressions of each other. (more...)

VIDEO: Oprah, Reese Witherspoon, and Mindy Kaling Crash a Screening of 'A Wrinkle in Time' and Perform For the AudienceVIDEO: Oprah, Reese Witherspoon, and Mindy Kaling Crash a Screening of 'A Wrinkle in Time' and Perform For the Audience
by Stage Tube - Mar 13, 2018

James Corden enlists the cast of 'A Wrinkle in Time' to crash a screening of the film and perform a live-action rendition starring Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon and Mindy Kaling for a stunned audience. Check out the clip below! (more...)

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