Netflix decided to allow users to download some of its programming for offline viewing. This is good for those on the go, stuck without wifi, or just plain bored, but how will it affect how we consume media and interact with others?
2013 Launch Pad Feature Competition winner Kate Trefry has been hired as a staff writer for the highly anticipated second season of Stranger Things. The show, which became a breakout hit this past summer, is expected to premiere its second season on Netflix in 2017.
Awards season is in full swing and there is a long road until the 89th Annual Academy Awards, which are slated to air on February 26, 2017 on ABC. The nominations for the coveted statuette won’t be announced until January 24, 2017, but favorites have already emerged from the pack — and the competition is stiff.
This week on Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Rebecca puts all of her obsessive relationship energies into making the perfect friend group out of all of her dissimilar friends. Maya and Darryl have to work together towards a common goal, and Rebecca’s weird fake ex provides all the awkward romantic intention you could want.
The James Wan-directed Aquaman gets a new release date and Betty White is set as a guest star on Freeform’s Young & Hungry. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.
TBS has greenlit the intergalactic animated series Final Space from Olan Rogers, Conan O’Brien’s production banner Conaco, and New Form in association with Turner’s Studio T.
The critically acclaimed graphic novel series The Woods is being adapted into a television series on Syfy from director and producer Brad Peyton. Universal Cable Productions is the studio behind the project, which is being planned as an hourlong drama.
When the CEO tries to close her hard-partying brother’s branch, he and his Chief Technical Officer must rally their co-workers and host an epic office Christmas party in an effort to impress a potential client and close a sale that will save their jobs.
A round up of this week’s Film and TV industry jobs! ICM, Spike Network, Lane Management, and more are all looking for new hires!
A round-up of this week’s Film and TV industry internships. Captivate Entertainment, Voltage Pictures, Flynn Picture Co., and many more are all looking for interns!
Keep up with what’s happening in the industry with the inside information on who’s getting hired, promoted, and let go. After departing Sony recently, Andrew Gumpert has been named the new COO of Paramount, replacing Frederick Huntsberry. Meanwhile, there have been numerous departures from BuzzFeed and promotions at NBC.
Propagate Content seeks attorney to handle all aspects of legal and business affairs work for both unscripted and scripted programming.
Things take a dark turn for a group of moms whose perfect lives begin to unravel.
In an unexpected move, Amazon has given the ax to their period drama Good Girls Revolt just after one season — but the show isn’t necessarily canceled yet. The reason for pulling the plug on the series is not because there has been a lack of critical praise but because Sony Pictures Television, who is responsible for the series, is looking to get the rights back in order to find another home for the drama.
Season 1, Episode 7 – Taka and Burton get closer to figuring out the mystery behind the cult on this week’s Falling Water, but a blackout in New York threatens to unhinge everyone.
Season 2, Episode 7 – You know when parents have to sit through their kid’s school play for an hour, when all they really care about is the five minutes that their kid is on stage? That was me this entire crossover event.
Season 1, Episode 6 – In this week’s Pure Genius, Bell tries to drum up publicity for Bunker Hill by having a remote surgery at the International Space Station streamed live across the world – what could go wrong?
Consumer Reports is developing a new membership program that will offer a unique mix of benefits including products, services and opportunities for consumers to get involved with issues that impact them.
Spike is seeking a freelance producer/editor. This person will help develop and produce innovative, relevant, and brand-defining creative promos, content, and campaigns for Spike scripted series.
Season 1, Episode 9 – Pitch rectifies a few of its earlier melodramatic mistakes with “Scratch,” but still fails to live up to its feminist potential. Dealing with trade clauses, romantic possibilities, and miscommunication, the episode recaptures a sliver of its original “uplifting sports story” style.
Isabelle Huppert is set to play a femme fatale in Benoit Jacquot’s next film and a star from The Get Down signs on to the Jurassic World sequel. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.
Father and son coroners receive a mysterious homicide victim with no apparent cause of death. As they attempt to identify the beautiful young “Jane Doe,” they discover increasingly bizarre clues that hold the key to her terrifying secrets.
The only movie opening in wide-release this weekend is the barely heard of horror film Incarnate. The awards contender Jackie is opening in 5 theaters, and two other small films are also opening in limited release. All of this to say the weekend will be a repeat of movies you’ve seen here before, with Disney’s Moana leading the pack and Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them not far behind.