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Thursday, Jul. 16, 2020
Making Music During The Pandemic; Bang's Elliston, Jones Score HBO Max's "Expecting Amy"
Last week (7/9) marked the premiere of the three-part documentary series Expecting Amy , an unfiltered and intimate view into comedian Amy Schumer’s life on tour creating a stand-up special during her difficult pregnancy. Alexander Hammer--who recently joined Good Company’s roster as a director for...
Thursday, Jul. 16, 2020
Netflix Adds 10M Subscribers, Promotes Sarandos To Co-CEO
Netflix added a flood of new subscribers amid the coronavirus pandemic and also offered clues to a possible successor for founding CEO Reed Hastings, who on Thursday named the company's chief content officer, Ted Sarandos, as co-CEO. "Ted has been my partner for decades. This change makes formal...
Thursday, Jul. 16, 2020
Documentary Shows "Freestyle" Roots That Helped Spark "Hamilton" For Lin-Manuel Miranda
You've probably seen or heard the highly scripted side of Lin-Manuel Miranda. Now get to know the unscripted one. The playwright, actor and songwriter this month follows up the streaming live capture of his triumphant Broadway musical "Hamilton" with a documentary on Hulu showing his impressive hip...
Thursday, Jul. 16, 2020
GLAAD Study Shows Diversity of LGBTQ Characters In Film Declines
Last year saw record representation of LGBTQ characters in the 118 films released by major studios, according to a new study by GLAAD. But for the third straight year, the racial diversity of LGBTQ characters has waned and transgender characters again went unseen. GLAAD called the decrease in non-...
Wednesday, Jul. 15, 2020
Alexander Hammer Joins Good Company's Directorial Roster For Spots, Branded Content, Music Videos
Multitalented creative Alexander Hammer has joined bicoastal Good Company for commercials, branded content and music videos fresh off directing and editing the Amy Schumer docu-series Expecting Amy , which debuted July 9 on HBO Max. He’s been part of Good Company’s editing lineup for some time but...
Wednesday, Jul. 15, 2020
Director Robert Schwentke Lands His 1st Branded Representation, Joins Sweetshop
Sweetshop has signed director Robert Schwentke for commercials and long-form branded projects globally. This marks the veteran feature filmmaker’s first career representation in the ad arena. Schwentke has a diverse body of work ranging from edge-of-your-seat thrillers to action comedies and...
Wednesday, Jul. 15, 2020
CBS, NAACP Agree To Multi-Year Content Development Deal
CBS Television and the NAACP has reached an agreement to develop content to further tell stories of the African American experience. The television studio and civil rights organization announced the multi-year agreement in a joint statement Wednesday. The partnership will focus on creating and...
Tuesday, Jul. 14, 2020
Evening News Outperforms Primetime TV; Nielsen Week In Review
The broadcast networks might want to consider promoting David Muir, Lester Holt and Norah O'Donnell, at least in the summer months. ABC's Muir-hosted "World News Tonight" and NBC's "Nightly News" with Holt both averaged more viewers than any single program in primetime television last week, the...
Tuesday, Jul. 14, 2020
Pandemic Prompts Cancellation of Telluride Film Festival
The Telluride Film Festival, the annual film retreat held in the Colorado mountains and one of the fall movie season's top launching pads, has been canceled. Organizers said Tuesday that the festival's 47th edition, scheduled for Labor Day weekend, was scuttled entirely due to the coronavirus...
Tuesday, Jul. 14, 2020
U.S. District Court Rejects $19M Weinstein Settlement With Accusers
A $19 million settlement between Harvey Weinstein and some of his accusers and the state of New York was rejected Tuesday by a judge. U.S. District Judge Alvin K. Hellerstein in Manhattan said Weinstein's accusers in the proposed class-action settlement were too varied to be grouped together. Three...

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