‘Sitting In Bars With Cake’: Bette Midler, Ron Livingston, Aaron Dominguez & Rish Shah Among 12 Rounding Out Cast Of Amazon Rom-Com

EXCLUSIVE: The cast of Amazon Studios’ rom-com Sitting in Bars With Cake is growing by 12 with the addition of Bette Midler (Hocus Pocus), Ron Livingston (The Flash), Maia Mitchell (Good Trouble), Aaron Dominguez (Only Murders In The Building), Rish Shah (Ms. Marvel), and Odessa A’zion (Hellraiser). Rounding out the group, led by previously announced … Read more

Verve Elevates Five Agents To Leadership Roles Across Several Teams

EXCLUSIVE: Verve has made several key promotions this week across the motion picture and television literary teams with Partners Felicia Prinz and Chris Noriega being upped to Co-Heads overseeing the Television Literary Team, Parker Davis and Liz Parker will assume the Co-Head mantle of the Motion Picture Literary Team, and Tyler Reynolds has been promoted … Read more

FX’s ‘Reservation Dogs’ Renewed For Season 3 On Hulu

FX’s Reservation Dogs has been renewed for a third season ahead of the show’s Season 2 finale on September 28. The new season is expected to be released in 2023 exclusively on Hulu. From creators Sterlin Harjo and Taika Waititi, Reservation Dogs follows the exploits of “Elora Danan” (Devery Jacobs), “Bear Smallhill” (D’Pharaoh Woon-A-Tai), “Willie … Read more

‘World News Tonight’ Tops Evening Newscasts For 2021-22 Season In Viewers, Demo

ABC’s World News Tonight was the most watched newscast for a sixth consecutive season and again topped other broadcast networks in the adults 25-54 ratings demographic. All of the networks saw ratings declines in their evening newscasts, albeit the previous season had the extraordinary 2020 presidential election and its aftermath, as well as much of … Read more

Elizabeth Gillies, Harvey Keitel, Diedrich Bader, Keith Walker Among Cast For Tubi’s ‘Spread’

Tubi has begun production on Spread, a Tubi Original Movie starring Elizabeth Gillies (Dynasty), Harvey Keitel (The Irishman), Diedrich Bader (Veep), Bryan Craig (Good Trouble) Teri Polo (Meet the Parents), Blake Harrison (The Inbetweeners), Tim Rozon (Schitt’s Creek) and Keith Walker (The Upshaws). The movie hails from Cartel Pictures for premiere in 2023. Spread follows … Read more

‘Barakat’ Filmmaker Amy Jephta Named Showrunner For Revelations Entertainment Drama Series ‘Hanover Street’

EXCLUSIVE: Amy Jephta, who directed South Africa’s most recent International Film Oscar entry, Barakat, will be showrunning the drama series Hanover Street from EPs Lesley-Ann Brandt (Lucifer, Spartacus), Adrian Cunningham, and Revelations Entertainment’s Lori McCreary and Morgan Freeman. Hanover Street follows the joyful and heartbreaking journey of two sisters in Cape Town’s District Six during South Africa’s Apartheid years. … Read more

Former Artistic Advisor To Boston Philharmonic Youth Orchestra Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison For Possessing Child Porn

David St. George, a former artistic adviser to the Boston Philharmonic Orchestra and the Boston Philharmonic Youth Orchestra, has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for possession of child pornography. He pleaded guilty in March. “The child sexual abuse materials that St. George possessed captured the horrific abuse of children,” said Matthew Millhollin, … Read more

Film Exec Emily Wolfe Joins Plan B Entertainment

EXCLUSIVE: Film industry veteran Emily Wolfe  has joined Plan B Entertainment’s film division as they continue to expand their prolific slate of films. “We are excited to have Emily join our team as we look towards the future of our company, and the continued building of our feature film slate. She will be a welcome … Read more