Rio Vista Universal, Porchlight Entertainment Worldwide, Priscilla Presley To Develop ‘Almythea’ Film Series

Rio Vista Universal, Porchlight Entertainment Worldwide, and Priscilla Presley are developing a sci-fi film franchise from the Almythea book series, which set in an alternate universe … news entertainment – BingNews DEAL UPDATE:

Rio Vista Universal, Porchlight Entertainment Worldwide, Priscilla Presley To Develop ‘Almythea’ Film Series

Rio Vista Universal, Porchlight Entertainment Worldwide, and Priscilla Presley are developing a sci-fi film franchise from the Almythea book series, which set in an alternate universe … news entertainment – BingNews DEAL UPDATE:

Rio Vista Universal, Porchlight Entertainment Worldwide, Priscilla Presley To Develop ‘Almythea’ Film Series

Rio Vista Universal, Porchlight Entertainment Worldwide, and Priscilla Presley are developing a sci-fi film franchise from the Almythea book series, which set in an alternate universe … news entertainment – BingNews BEST ENTERTAINMENT UPDATE:

Rio Vista Universal, Porchlight Entertainment Worldwide, Priscilla Presley To Develop ‘Almythea’ Film Series

Rio Vista Universal, Porchlight Entertainment Worldwide, and Priscilla Presley are developing a sci-fi film franchise from the Almythea book series, which set in an alternate universe … news entertainment – BingNews BEST ENTERTAINMENT UPDATE:

BBC Acquires Crime Series ‘DNA’ With Charlotte Rampling From Newen

The BBC has acquired “DNA,” a Danish-french crime thriller series starring Charlotte Rampling, from Newen Distribution. Co-created by Torleif Hoppe (“The Killing”), “DNA” is an eight-part series following Rolf Larsen, a respected detective working for the Copenhagen police whose life … Read more…

NENT Studios U.K. Picks Up Worldwide Rights to New Zealand Fantasy Series ‘The Dead Lands’

Distributor NENT Studios U.K., formerly DRG, has made its first drama acquisition since rebranding, picking up New Zealand fantasy action-adventure series “The Dead Lands.” NENT Studios U.K. acquired the rights to the eight-hour series from New Zealand producer GFC Films, … Read more…

‘Smash’ Broadway Musical In Development; Steven Spielberg, Robert Greenblatt & Neil Meron To Produce Adaptation Of NBC Series

A musical stage adaptation of NBC’s Smash is in development for Broadway, with Steven Spielberg, Robert Greenblatt and Neil Meron on board as lead producers. Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman, who wrote more than 20 songs for the 2012-13 TV … Read more…

Sony Sells Teen Spy Series ‘Alex Rider’ to Viaplay, Starzplay and Showmax in Slate of Deals

Sony Pictures Television has sold its upcoming “Alex Rider” teen spy series to nearly 100 territories around the world. Produced by SPT-backed Eleventh Hour Films, the adaptation of Anthony Horowitz’s novels was the first series commissioned by SPT’s international production … Read more…

The Great Is Only ‘Occasionally’ True. But These Aspects of Hulu’s Catherine the Great Series Are Based in History

“Ever since I was a child, I’ve felt like greatness was in store for me,” says Catherine, played by Elle Fanning, in the new Hulu series The Great. “Like God himself had spat me forth to land on this earth … Read more…

Variety Streaming Room Announces ‘Rebooting the Entertainment Industry’ Virtual Series

The Variety Streaming Room will stream the first episode of its new virtual series “Rebooting The Entertainment Industry,” presented by PwC and Ad Council, on Tuesday, May 12 at 10:00 … news entertainment – BingNews BEST ENTERTAINMENT UPDATE:

Mike Rizzo celebrated Nats’ home opener by putting the World Series trophy in his window

Under normal circumstances, the trophy would have been on display at Washington’s home opener Thursday at Nationals Park. Washington Nationals BEST DEAL UPDATE(UK): SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to … Read more…

Thomas Rhett Kicks Off iHeart and State Farm’s ‘Living Room Concert Series’

iHeartMedia today announced the launch of “The iHeartRadio Living Room Concert Series Presented by State Farm,” a weekly performance series with the goal of bringing Americans together for performances by some of music’s top artists. In honor of essential workers, … Read more…

Vivica A. Fox Says The Coronavirus ‘Messed Up Everything’ About The ‘Empire’ Series Finale

Us Weekly BEST DEAL UPDATE (UK): 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 … Read more…

India’s Disney+ Hotstar Commissions 234 Episodes Of Local Animated Series ‘Selfie With Bajrangi’

Disney+ Hostar is making a serious commitment to Cosmos-Maya’s hit Hindi animated series Selfie With Bajrangi, upping its commission to a 234 episode run across three seasons. The VOD service formed this month when Disney+ entered the Indian market and … Read more…

ViacomCBS International Studios, Fremantle Team for Short-Form Series ‘Balcony Stories’

ViacomCBS International Studios (VIS) has gone into production on “Balcony Stories,” a slate of user-generated, short-form content to mark the ways people are experiencing coronavirus lockdown. The short-form series, produced by VIS in collaboration with Fremantle, is based on content … Read more…

Michelle Obama On Being Her ‘Natural Self’ In New YouTube Series Celebrating Women [VIDEO]

In honor of International Women’s Day, Michelle Obama appears with three YouTube stars in a special about Creators for Change on Girls’ Education. We previously reported, the former first lady dishes with Liza Koshy, Prajakta Koli and Thembe Mahlaba about the state of girls’ education around the world, … Read more…

‘Foundation’ TV Series Suspends Production In Ireland Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

EXCLUSIVE: Add Apple TV+ and Skydance Television’s high-profile Foundation drama series to the growing list of TV series that have shut down production in face of a global coronavirus pandemic. The adaptation of Isaac Asimov’s dci-fi novel trilogy, starring Jared … Read more…

Emily Blunt And Dwayne Johnson Share A Series Of Near-Death Experiences In New Jungle Cruise Trailer

Today, Disney’s live-action ‘Jungle Cruise’ movie got a second trailer starring Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt. In it, the duo embark on a dangerous and hilarious search for a magical tree in the Amazon rainforest. Movies – News BEST DISCOUNT … Read more…

Marvel Picks Quebec’s Squeeze for Disney Plus Animated Series ‘What If…?’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Marvel Studios has commissioned Québec City-based animation studio Squeeze to create five episodes of “What If…?,” its new animated series set for release on the Disney Plus platform in summer 2021. The first animated series in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, … Read more…

Disney+ Adjusts Collaboration With Disney TV Studios As Labels Take On Larger Role In Series Development

Disney+ is in pre-production/production on Turner & Hooch, a series reboot of the Touchstone movie, from 20th Century Fox TV,  The Mighty Ducks, a sequel series to the Disney movie, and David E. Kelley’s Big Shot starring John Stamos, both … Read more…

For the Nationals, a World Series title turned balls into keepsakes and dirt into treasure

Players find homes for the various things they carried during October run. Washington Nationals BEST DEAL UPDATE(UK): SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL … Read more…

The Heartbreaking Story Behind Netflix’s Documentary Series The Trials of Gabriel Fernandez

The Trials of Gabriel Fernandez is a thorough and heartbreaking examination of the systemic forces that allow child abuse to flourish undetected in the United States. At the center of the series is Gabriel Fernandez, an eight-year-old boy who died … Read more…

Octavia Spencer Says LeBron James Helped Negotiate Appropriate Pay for Netflix’s Madam C.J. Walker Series

Actress Octavia Spencer said NBA star LeBron James helped secure equal pay for her female cohorts in an upcoming biopic series based on Madam C.J. Walker, according to Indiewire. Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker is a … Read more…

Everything We Know About The Xbox Series X

2/24 Update: Added details about ray tracing, teraflops, “Quick Resume,” and “Smart Delivery.” [poilib element=”accentDivider”] At The Game Awards 2019, Microsoft’s next-gen console finally earned its official name: The Xbox Series X. Initially revealed at the E3 2019 press conference as Project Scarlett, specifics … Read more…

Joe Hill Reveals the Secrets of Netflix’s ‘Locke & Key’ and the Comic Book Series’ Future

Photo Illustration by Kristen Hazzard/The Daily Beast / Photo Getty Joe Hill may be Stephen King’s son, but he’s also an acclaimed genre writer in his own right, and after years of development hell, one of his biggest hits—Locke & … Read more…

3 things new parents should consider before going back to work | The Way We Work, 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…

Will Arnett on ‘BoJack Horseman’ Ending, Leaving Door Open for Future Series

“BoJack Horseman” star Will Arnett has said it’s “hard to let go” of the freshly concluded Netflix original, while admitting that the cast is still thinking up future iterations of the show. Arnett, who voiced the washed-up Hollywoo star BoJack … Read more…

John Legend Partners With Facebook On Loved-Themed Animated Series For Valentine’s Day

John Legend is celebrating Valentine’s Day with a new animated series on Facebook featuring love stories from around the globe, the social media giant announced today. Starting February 9, the singer-songwriter and Facebook will roll out eight episodes of the … Read more…

Zoë Kravitz’s Hulu High Fidelity Series Is So Much More Than a Gender-Flipped Reboot

For all its arcane music-geek delights, High Fidelity isn’t exactly a showcase for complex female characters. Released in 2000, director Stephen Frears’ adaptation of the Nick Hornby novel about a self-absorbed record-store owner (John Cusack’s Rob) who keeps sabotaging his … Read more…

Aaron Barrett and the Nationals’ World Series celebration are in a Super Bowl commercial

Former Nats third baseman Anthony Rendon also makes an appearance. Washington Nationals BEST DEAL UPDATE(UK): 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 … Read more…

How The ‘Arrow’ Series Finale Honors ‘The Completion of Oliver’s Mission’

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched the “Arrow” series finale. In the aftermath of Oliver Queen’s (Stephen Amell) death, the CW’s “Arrow” ended with a relatively happy ending. The post-“Crisis” world revealed that Oliver’s death … Read more…

George Washington in ski goggles, spraying champagne is new take on Nats’ World Series gear

The Harrisburg Senators commemorated their parent club’s title with an alternate cap. Washington Nationals BEST DEAL UPDATE(UK): SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL … Read more…

Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios Renews Five Syndicated Court Series For Fall 2020

Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios has renewed five of the studio’s syndicated court series for the 2020-21 season. The renewals, announced at NATPE, consist of 650 new half-hour episodes for the … news entertainment – BingNews DEAL UPDATE:

Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios Renews Five Syndicated Court Series For Fall 2020

Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios has renewed five of the studio’s syndicated court series for the 2020-21 season. The renewals, announced at NATPE, consist of 650 new half-hour episodes for … news entertainment – BingNews BEST ENTERTAINMENT UPDATE:

Apple TV+ shows streaming-wars clout with renewals for series that haven’t yet debuted

If Apple TV+ hadn’t already proven itself a formidable presence in the head-spinningly packed TV landscape—the tech giant did lure Jennifer Aniston back to series television—the streamer used its first-ever appearance at the biannual Television Critics Association Press Tour to … 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…