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14 Jul
Johnny Meeks and Mel Cowan - Talent & Executive Producers
ABC is not going down the subscription VOD route, at least for now: The Alphabet network is relaunching its video-streaming service with seven original digital short-form series, including shows starring Ty Burrell and Iliza Shlesinger, plus
11 Jul
Peter Safran - Producer
Well Go USA Entertainment has acquired North American rights on the Fabio Guaglione & Fabio Resinaro-directed Mine, the military thriller that stars Armie Hammer. Peter Safran produced through The Safran Company. The pic is an action-packed
28 Jun
Jake Zim - Executive
Sony Pictures has tapped Jake Zim to oversee its slate of virtual reality content. He will serve in the newly created position of senior vice president, virtual reality. His promotion comes as studios are looking for ways to exploit the
22 Jun
Bernie Su - Founder; MNM Creative - Financier
Canvas Media Studios, the digital studio formed last year by David Tochterman and Bernie Su, has received an investment from Allen DeBevoise’s Third Wave Digital and MNM Creative. The L.A.-based startup didn’t disclose the amount of the funding
21 Jun
Fortitude International - Financier
Limitless star Jake McDorman has joined the cast of Ideal Home, the feature dramedy from Remstar Studios that stars Paul Rudd and Steve Coogan. The latter two play Paul and Erasmus, a bickering couple with an extravagant life. But when the
21 Jun
Robert Kelly - Talent
Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll centers on washed up early 90s rock star Johnny Rock (Denis Leary) and his band The Heathens that was on the brink of becoming famous until they broke up the same day the album dropped. Many years later, talented
17 Jun
Theresa Caputo - Talent
Theresa's Fall Tour Announced! Go to www.theresacaputo.com for all information! http://www.theresacaputo.com/events/
08 Jun
Eydie Faye - Writer
Streaming giants like Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu are famously opaque about how many consumers actually view their original series, and for good reason: because they can be. Nielsen measures the viewership of traditional television channels and
07 Jun
Josh Adam Meyers – Creator, Executive Producer, Talent
Comedy Central Announces Talent Line-Up for “The Goddamn Comedy Jam,” a New One-Hour Comedy and Music Special Featuring Pete Davidson, Adam Devine, Jim Jeffreies, Natasha Leggero and Jay Pharoah Comedy Central’s “The Goddamn Comedy Jam” is the
06 Jun
Ronny Chieng - Talent
The series recognizes standups, sketch artists and Web content creators, who will be honored at theJust for Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal in July. Selected by a team of Variety editors based on extensive polling of the professional comedy