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31 May
National Lampoon - Production Company
National Lampoon has partnered with online film and TV creatives platform Stage 32to launch the National Lampoon & Stage 32 Comedy Screenwriting Competition, with the winning script to receive a $5,000 option of 18 months by NL and the
24 May
Lil Rel Howery - Talent
We think we know which stars are going to totally own the summer at the movies — Brolin, Bullock, Pratt and other leads with multiple projects and hotly anticipated comebacks. But what about the emerging stars who will be stealing those big guys
24 May
Boots Riley – Director, Writer
  How Boots Riley Infiltrated Hollywood When Boots Riley was done writing the screenplay for his comedy, he figured he needed several name actors and a budget of a few million dollars to actually get it made. He spent decades working as a community
24 May
Bill Burr – Talent
Though he’d probably take issue with the suggestion that he represents anything more than being an exceptionally talented stand-up comic, Bill Burr’s success is a rebuke to the idea that comedy should heed any rules but the big one: be funny. “I
14 May
Lil Rel Howery - Co-Creator, Executive Producer, Star
Based on the life of Lil Rel Howery, “Rel” is a multi-camera comedy starring Howery as a loving husband and father living on the West Side of Chicago, who finds out his wife is having an affair. And not just any affair. An affair with Rel’s own
11 May
Laura Rister - Producer
Nicolas Cage has been set to star in Prisoners of the Ghostland, a post-apocalyptic action thriller that will mark the English-language debut of Japanese filmmaker Sion Sono. Untitled Entertainment’s Laura Rister, Eleven Arts’ Ko Mori, Reza Sixo
10 May
Lil Rel Howery - Co-Creator, Executive Producer, Star
Fox has ordered Lil Rel Howery’s self-titled comedy project to series. “Rel” hails from writer, executive producer and star Howery, as well as writers and executive producers Kevin Barnett and Josh Rabinowitz and executive producer and showrunner
09 May
Okja: Bong Joon Ho - Director, Producer, Writer & Dooho Choi - Producer; Mudbound: Cassian Elwes - Produce
Netflix has spent the last few years and several billions of dollars on a crusade to be taken more seriously. The online video-streaming platform first got some hair on its virtual chest in September 2013, when it racked up a whopping 14 Emmy
09 May
Dan Dominguez - Writer, Co-Executive Producer
Netflix has ordered Seis Manos, its first original anime series set in Mexico, from Viz Media LLC and Castlevania producer Powerhouse Animation. Seis Manos is set to launch globally on Netflix in 2019. Set in Mexico in the 1970’s era, Seis Manos 
08 May
Cybill Lui - Producer
Game of Thrones star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau has been set topline The Silencing, a thriller to be directed by Taboo helmer Anders Engstom based on Micah Ranum’s Nicholl Fellowship-winning script. A fall production start in Europe is in the works for