MSNBC executives may be working their way through a number of programming and schedule changes in months to come, but launching Shepard Smith in primetime probably isn’t one of them. Despite a report in The Daily Beast suggesting that MSNBC honchos might want to consider the former Fox News anchor for one of its primetime [...]
20 mins agoSAG Awards Predictions 2020: 'Parasite,' 'Fleabag' and Other Top ContendersNo matter who wins at the Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday, it will be a surprise. That’s because there aren’t many obvious frontrunners in either the TV or film categories at this year’s competition. Around 160,000 members from across the country vote for the SAG Awards, and with such a large voting body, members [...]
20 mins ago'Little Fires Everywhere' Team Talks Adapting Themes of Motherhood and Race, Importance of Inclusive Writers' RoomWhen Reese Witherspoon first read Celeste Ng’s 2017 novel “Little Fires Everywhere,” she was struck by the very many complex themes around motherhood and womanhood, as well as race and class portrayed within the pages. In wanting to adapt it for the screen through her Hello Sunshine banner, she knew she needd a true partner [...]
33 mins agoLos Angeles On-Location Production Slides 5% in Fourth QuarterOverall on-location filming in Los Angeles dropped 5% from October through December, according to a report released by permitting agency FilmLA on Friday. Officials said the decline in overall shoot days to 9,839 was due partly to record activity levels in 2018, which generated the highest level of local production activity of any quarter in [...]
56 mins agoHulu's Craig Erwich on the Streaming Wars, Program Exclusivity, 'Veronica Mars'Early in its life, Hulu found huge success in acquiring and promoting itself as the home for old fare such as “Seinfeld” and “The Golden Girls.” But those classic libraries have become even more valuable for streaming services — Netflix paid at least $500 million to grab exclusive rights to “Seinfeld,” while soon-to-launch HBO Max [...]
1 hour agoGersh Reaches Agreement With Writers Guild on Agency RulesGersh has reached an agreement with the Writers Guild of America on representing members of the guild, ending a nine-month standoff. “Writers are vital to our industry, and Gersh has a long and proud history representing them,” co-presidents David Gersh and Bob Gersh said in a statement. “We are deeply committed to our writers and [...]
1 hour agoZoe Kravitz Teases 'The Batman' and Which Iconic Catwoman Performer Inspires HerZoe Kravitz is looking forward to bringing some “feminine power” to her role as Selina Kyle — aka Catwoman — in director Matt Reeves’ forthcoming film “The Batman.” “I think Catwoman, Selina Kyle represents really strong femininity, and I’m excited to dive into that,” Kravitz said Friday at the Television Critics Association’s winter press tour. [...]
Barenaked Ladies, Gin Blossoms Team for Last Summer on Earth TourNineties pop rockers Barenaked Ladies, Gin Blossoms and Toad the Wet Sprocket will join forces for the Last Summer on Earth Tour this June The 2012 tour of the same title could have been construed as false advertising Lindsey_Clark11 you down? Add San Antonio please!
'Hustlers,' 'I Feel Pretty' Headed to Freeform and HuluSTXfilms' 'The Upside,' starring Kevin Hart, Bryan Cranston and Nicole Kidman, will also play on the Walt Disney Television platforms. Dead silence from THR about wendy Williams
‘Hustlers’, ‘The Upside’ & ‘I Feel Pretty’ Acquired By Freeform & Hulu In Deal With STXfilms Freeform and Hulu have acquired linear and digital rights to three hit films from STXfilms – Hustlers, The Upside and I Feel Pretty, all set to roll out beginning in 2020. This marks the late…
NBC Orders Drama Pilot ‘La Brea’ From ‘Enemy Within’ TeamNBC has announced its second drama pilot pickup of the 2020-2021 season. The broadcaster has given out a pilot order for the drama “La Brea,” which hails from writer and executive produ… ‘Enemy Within’ was one and done, yet they buy another show from the same producers almost instantly. How is this concept supposed to last multiple seasons? This is why diversity matters: without it, we keep getting tripe like this.
‘La Brea’ Drama From David Appelbaum & Keshet Studios Gets NBC Pilot OrderNBC has greenlighted its second drama this cycle, handing a pilot order to La Brea, from writer David Appelbaum (The Enemy Within), Keshet Studios and Universal Television. In La Brea,opens when a … NBC still exists? That’s quaint.
Smallest English county finally caves to welcome McDonald's to townResidents in Rutland, England have agreed to allow a McDonald's fast-food restaurant in the county. Doesn't McDonald's make an English muffin 👍😂😂 If it doesn't make money, it won't last long. If the people of the county don't want it, they will let them know. Once they get their hands on a quarter pounder they’ll drop the metric system.