U.K.’s Channel 4 Acquires CBC Original Drama ‘Coroner’ From Cineflix Rights

The U.K.’s Channel 4 has acquired rights to season one and two of Canadian public broadcaster CBC’s original drama “Coroner” from distributor Cineflix Rights. Channel 4 will make the series available to U.K. viewers on its More 4 channel. The … Read more…

“The Beat Don’t Stop”: TV One’s Original Go-Go Music Doc Premieres In June

TV One will celebrate Black Music Month with the debut of an original documentary, ‘The Beat Don’t Stop,’ airing on Sunday, June 21 at 8/7C. The long-awaited documentary highlights the history and legacy of Go-go music and features trailblazers, legends, … Read more…

‘Living Abroad’: Amazon Original Spotlights Stars Of Spanish Football’s “Golden Generation”

Stars of Spain’s so-called “golden generation” of World Cup-winning footballers are to feature in an Amazon original documentary. Four-part series Living Abroad will spotlight Xavi Hernández, David Villa, Javi Martínez and Juan Mata, who are plying their trade outside of … Read more…

Comcast’s Peacock to launch with limited original shows amid coronavirus

NBCUniversal’s long-awaited streaming service, Peacock, will launch free to some Comcast Corp customers on Wednesday with a limited slate of new content, as productions for its original programming have been halted amid the global coronavirus pandemic. Reuters: Entertainment News BEST … Read more…

Korean Star Jung Woo-sung to Produce Netflix Original Series ‘The Silent Sea’

Streaming giant, Netflix has ordered new South Korean original series “The Silent Sea” on which Korean star Jung Woo-sung (“The King”) will serve as executive producer. “Silent Sea” is a mystery sci-fi thriller that is set in a precarious future … Read more…

BEETLEJUICE Original Broadway Cast Recording is Now Available For Pre-Order; Released June 7!

Beetlejuice’s Original Broadway Cast Recording is available for digital pre-order starting today, Friday, May 31. The album will be released for digital download and streaming on Friday, June 7. The CD release is planned for this summer. BroadwayWorld.com Featured Content … Read more…

Original ‘Twilight Zone’ stars on what it’s like being in a cult classic

Bill Mumy and Jan Handzlik took different routes in their careers, but they share a common bond: acting in classic episodes of “The Twilight Zone.” Rod Serling’s black-and-white (mostly horror) anthology series, which originally aired on CBS (1959-64), will return … Read more…

Photo Coverage: The Original [title of show] Gang Reunites to Benefit Actors Fund!

A-D-D-D-D-F-A were the first notes of the show last night as the Actors Fund brought back the beloved fan favorite and critically acclaimed musical title of show in a reunion concertat The Broadhurst Theatre. This one-night only reunionstarred original cast … Read more…

BWW Album Review: UNBREAKABLE (Original Cast Recording) is Stirring and Evocative

Broadway composer Andrew Lippa has written a poignant song cycle with UNBREAKABLE, which was premiered by The San Francisco’s Gay Men’s Chorus at Nourse Theater in San Francisco, CA on June 22-23, 2018. This week Ghostlight Records released UNBREAKABLE Original … Read more…

Star of controversial ‘Charmed’ reboot wants peace with original cast

The CW’s “Charmed” reboot sparked controversy almost as soon as it was announced last January. Unlike the host of other revivals in today’s TV landscape—“Will and Grace,” “Murphy Brown,” “Veronica Mars” — the original cast isn’t involved and it doesn’t … Read more…