Studiocanal Promotions; LFF Adds ‘One Night In Miami’; ViacomCBS Backs Spanish Series; VICE Jack The Ripper Doc – Global Briefs

Studiocanal has promoted Anne Cherel from Head of International Sales to EVP Global Sales & Distribution. She will oversee the company’s international sales of TV and features and report into CEO Anna Marsh. London-based Beatriz Campos has been promoted from … Read more…

Hate It Or Love It: 50 Cent Inks Deal With Starz To Develop Female Sports Agent, Hip-Hop Anthology Drama Series

Source: Bernard Smalls / @PhotosByBeanz If there’s one thing 50 Cent knows how to do, it’s creating quality television for the culture.  We know it, and Starz knows it, too. That’s why the network announced their new deal with the … Read more…

Stephen Colbert Sets Series Of State-By-State Informational Videos Ahead Of Election

With just seven weeks until Election Day, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert is launching a voter-information campaign with a  series of state-by-state videos featuring the CBS late-night host. Dubbed “Better Know a Ballot,” the initiative by mid-October will include customized messages … Read more…

What’s the connection between sleep and Alzheimer’s disease? | Sleeping with Science, a TED series

TED SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating over … Read more…

Strictly Come Dancing unveils first stars for new series – including show’s first same-sex couple

Olympic gold medallist Nicola Adams has said it feels “amazing to be a part of the movement for change” after being announced as part of Strictly Come Dancing’s first ever same-sex couple. Entertainment News – Latest Celebrity & Showbiz News … Read more…

HBO Max’s Sharp Harley Quinn Series Reimagines the Character. Will the New Suicide Squad Follow its Lead?

It’s not easy to get Harley Quinn right. Much of the character’s identity in television series, comics and video games, as well as in the 2016 Suicide Squad movie, revolved around her toxic beau, the Joker. Since she first appeared … Read more…

New The Crown trailer offers first glimpse of Margaret Thatcher and Princess Diana – and series four release date

The Crown’s highly anticipated fourth series has its first trailer – giving fans a first look at Gillian Anderson as Margaret Thatcher and Princess Diana in her wedding dress. Entertainment News – Latest Celebrity & Showbiz News | Sky News … Read more…

Stream, whose APIs help product teams build chat and activity feeds fast, just raised a $15 million Series A round

“It was really scary when [the virus] initially hit, because a lot of our smaller customers went out of business, which made us worry about what would happen to the larger ones,” recalls Thierry Schellenbach, who started Stream with Tommaso … Read more…

Connie Nielsen, Christopher Eccleston Set for ‘Close to Me’ Series From NENT Studios U.K. (EXCLUSIVE)

“Wonder Woman 1984” star Connie Nielsen and “Doctor Who’s” Christopher Eccleston are set to star in psychological drama “Close to Me,” the first English-language drama to originate from Nordic Entertainment Group’s (NENT) fledgling U.K. operation. NENT Studios U.K. is adapting … Read more…

Limited Series Are Now the Best Thing on TV—And 7 More Takeaways From the 2020 Emmy Nominations

The year is 2020, the pandemic is peaking, the political arena is on fire…and it has never seemed more ridiculous to care about awards. At the same time, though, they’re probably a healthier distraction than the endless quarantine doomscrolling that … Read more…

Indian Streamer Zee5 Global Adds ‘Churails’ as First Pakistan Original Series

Indian streaming platform Zee5 Global is poised to launch its first Pakistan-made original series, “Churails” at the beginning of next month. It will play on Zee5’s Zindagi world cinema strand. The 10-part show, consisting of 55-minute episodes, will be uploaded … Read more…

Donald Glover Reportedly Set To Reprise His Role As Lando Calrissian In His Own ‘Star Wars’ Series

Source: Gregg DeGuire / Getty Donald Glover is making his return to the world of Star Wars. On the most recent episode of the Kessel Run Transmissions YouTube show, which premiered on July 22, Corey Van Dyke reported that the actor will … Read more…

Virgil Abloh to Present Louis Vuitton Spring 2021 Collection in a Series of In-Person Events

In spite of the global pandemic, Louis Vuitton has decided not to totally eschew in-person shows. To showcase its newest menswear collection designed by Virgil Abloh, the French fashion house plans to hold a series of in-person events around the … Read more…

USA Today High School Sports Awards series premiere – The annual events are transforming to an on-demand awards show broadcast

The show must go on—especially when it comes to honoring some of the top high school athletes across America. While many events have been canceled since March due to the coronavirus pandemic, one of the hardest-hit groups has been high … Read more…