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28 Jan
Adrian Guerra & Nuria Valls - Producers
Sundance — it’s not all actors you recognize from TV playing neurotic bed-hopping Brooklynites! Occasionally you get a movie with ambitions so outsized you have to applaud the audacity of the vision, even if you aren’t quite sure it’s exactly good.
28 Jan
Ryan Coogler - Director
Black Panther won the SAG Award for best performance by a cast in a motion picture on Sunday night.  Chadwick Boseman, Angela Bassett, Lupita Nyong'o and Michael B. Jordan were among the castmembers that took the stage to accept the honor before
25 Jan
Minhal Baig - Writer, Director
Overbrook Entertainment and Endeavor Content adopted the inclusion rider during the production of Hala, the Sundance coming-of-age film written and directed by Minhal Baig. Founder and director of the USC Annenberg Inclusion Initiative Dr. Stacy
25 Jan
Michael Prall & Ben Nabors - Producers
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions has picked up all international rights to “The Sound of Silence” in advance of its premiere at the Sundance Film Festival, Variety has learned. The drama stars Peter Sarsgaard, Rashida Jones, Tony Revolori, and
25 Jan
Greg Cooligde & Kirk Ward - Writers, Executive Producers
The new YouTube Original series Wayne, a gritty action comedy series starring Mark McKenna (Sing Street, Kat and Alfie: Redwater) as “Wayne” and Ciara Bravo (Big Time Rush, Red Band Society) as “Del,” has surpassed 10 million views for its pilot
25 Jan
Andrew Levitas -Producer; Metalwork Pictures/Rogue Black – Financier
Here’s a stirring first trailer for the Ralph Fiennes-directed Rudolf Nureyev drama The White Crow, which Sony Pictures Classics will release in the U.S. later this year. Starring are dancer Oleg Ivenko as Nureyev, Fiennes, Adele Exarchopoulos,
24 Jan
Bill Burr - Creator, Executive Producer & Talent
Netflix is keeping F Is for Family around. The streaming giant has renewed the animated comedy for a 10-episode fourth season, slated to debut in 2020. The raunchy show, inspired by the life of stand-up comic Bill Burr, features the voices of Laura
24 Jan
Jenny Lee - Author
In a competitive situation with several companies pursuing, Entertainment One has acquired the TV rights to Jenny Lee’s upcoming YA novel Anna K, a modern-day, multicultural retelling of Leo Tolstoy’s classic Anna Karenina, to adapt as a TV series
24 Jan
Tim Mason – Director, Writer, Producer; Abby McEnany – Talent, Writer, Producer
The Matrix franchise and Sense8 co-creator Lilly Wachowski has come on board to produce, co-write, and co-direct a series to be based on Abby McEnany and Tim Mason’s pilot, Work in Progress, which is making its premiere in the Indie Episodic Section
23 Jan
“Brittany Runs a Marathon”: Lil Rel Howery - Talent; “Honey Boy”: Byron Bowers – Talent
There’s a good reason that much of Hollywood braves the thin mountain air each year to make the trek to the Sundance Film Festival, and it’s not to check out the nearby ski slopes. The annual launch of the indie film gathering brings with it the