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International Newswire: Canneseries Presents Its Credentials

In today’s International Newswire, Canneseries presents its credentials; Cannes hopeful among new Icelandic projects; Mar del Plata Film Festival appoints first female artistic director; EFP backs 54 European films at Filmart; and Keshet Intl. sets up $55 million drama fund. The inaugural Canneseries competition lineup, announced today in Paris, can be judged in various ways. […].....»»

Category: topSource: varietyMar 13th, 2018

Michelle Dockery to Be Honored With Variety Icon Award for Canneseries

Michelle Dockery will receive the inaugural Variety Icon Award for Canneseries, the festival announced on Tuesday. The award, which recognizes outstanding achievement in acting that has been praised by both fans and critics, will be presented to Dockery on April 7 at the competition opening ceremony for Canneseries. The actress is known for her work […].....»»

Category: topSource: varietyMar 27th, 2018

Michelle Dockery To Be Honored With Variety Icon Award For Canneseries

Michelle Dockery will receive the inaugural Variety Icon Award for Canneseries, the festival announced on Tuesday. The award, which recognizes outstanding achievement in acting that has been praised by both fans and critics, will be presented to Dockery on April 7 at the competition opening ceremony for Canneseries. The actress is known for her work […].....»»

Category: topSource: varietyMar 27th, 2018

‘Versailles’ Set as Canneseries Festival Curtain-Raiser

“Versailles” is coming to Cannes — the first episode of the latest season of the drama series will open the inaugural Canneseries TV festival. French-set period drama “Versailles” looks at the rule of King Louis XIV, and festival goers at Canneseries will get the first look at the new season on April 4 inside the Palais […].....»»

Category: topSource: varietyFeb 22nd, 2018

International Newswire: So Where Does Disney-Fox Pact Leave International?

In today’s International Newswire, international players consider the effects of the Disney-Fox marriage; Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz among the nominees in an eclectic Goya contenders list; and International Emmy Award-winning Turkish telenovela “Endless Love” sells to more than 70 territories. One subject, and one subject alone, dominated industry conversation Friday: Disney’s stunning announcement Thursday […].....»»

Category: topSource: varietyDec 15th, 2017

Brie Larson Calls for Film Critics of Color: 'I Don't Want to Hear What a White Man Has to Say' - Variety

U.S. News & World ReportBrie Larson Calls for Film Critics of Color: 'I Don't Want to Hear What a White Man Has to Say'VarietyAt the Crystal + Lucy Awards, the actress announced that the Sundance Film Festival and the Toronto Film Festival have pledged 20 percent of their credentials for minorities to better reflect America. Larson was on hand to accept the Crystal Award for ...Sundance, Toronto to Allocate 20 Percent of Credentials to Underrepresented Critics, Says Brie LarsonHollywood ReporterBrie Larson Says Sundance And Toronto Festivals To Allocate 20% Of Press Credentials To Underrepresented ...DeadlineBrie Larson Promises 'I Do Not Hate White Dudes,' But Laments Lack of Inclusion Among Film CriticsIndieWireall 44 news articles ».....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJun 14th, 2018

International Newswire: Women Directors Set to Shine in Cannes’ Cinefondation

In today’s International Newswire, Cannes reveals strong femme presence in Cinefondation Atelier; “Black Panther” and “Blade Runner 2049” in spotlight at VFX event FMX; Banijay launches production company in Germany; and Annecy Intl. Animation Film Festival ups Mickaël Marin. This year’s Cannes Film Festival has announced its first section, the Cinefondation Atelier, an international co-production […].....»»

Category: topSource: varietyMar 2nd, 2018

Gal Gadot Sent Wonder Woman Presents to Kelly Clarkson"s Daughter River Rose!

Kelly Clarkson‘s daughter River Rose received some amazing gifts just in time for the Christmas season from a pretty epic admirer: Wonder Woman herself! The 35-year-old Meaning of Life pop vocal powerhouse posted an adorable update on Tuesday evening (November 28) thanking Gal Gadot for sending presents to her three-year-old daughter. PHOTOS: Check out the [...] Kelly Clarkson‘s daughter River Rose received some amazing gifts just in time for the Christmas season from a pretty epic admirer: Wonder Woman herself! The 35-year-old Meaning of Life pop vocal powerhouse posted an adorable update on Tuesday evening (November 28) thanking Gal Gadot for sending presents to her three-year-old daughter. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Gal Gadot “THANK YOU SO MUCH @gal_gadot for the awesome presents for River Rose!! She LOVES them! You’ve made a little girl very happy 😊 #galgadotforthewin,” Kelly wrote on her Instagram while posing with River and the presents. “Dearest River Rose, I wish you all the best. Your mom is the true Wonder Woman,” the sweet signed photo from Gal reads. Check out the cute pic below! A post shared by Kelly Clarkson (@kellyclarkson) on Nov 28, 2017 at 4:20pm PST.....»»

Category: topSource: justjaredNov 28th, 2017

Let Netflix Prepare You For Back-To-School With September"s New Class Of Titles!

Summer's almost over, and Netflix is dropping some educational titles in September to get us in back-to-school mode! Next month, the streaming service will take you to class(ics) with films like Dead Poets Society, Pocahontas, and City of God — not to mention, originals including First They Killed My Father and Season 1 of The Magic [...] Summer's almost over, and Netflix is dropping some educational titles in September to get us in back-to-school mode! Next month, the streaming service will take you to class(ics) with films like Dead Poets Society, Pocahontas, and City of God -- not to mention, originals including First They Killed My Father and Season 1 of The Magic School Bus Rides Again! Don't worry, September's haul isn't all scholarly. The month will also bring a wave of mindless entertainment like Disney's live action Beauty and the Beast and the first half of Fuller House's third season! RANK: What Netflix Shows Are YOU Watching?? Of course, we'll also be saying goodbye to a number of titles -- farewell, The Omen, Scream, and Jackass: The Movie -- but what we're getting in return is a pretty sweet trade-off! See which titles are arriving and departing the streaming platform (below)! Arriving: September 1 Amores Perros City of God Dead Poets Society Deep Blue Sea Disney's Hercules Disney's Mulan FINAL FANTASY XIV Dad of Light: Season 1 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL Fracture Gangs of New York Gone Baby Gone High Risk Hoodwinked Hotel for Dogs Jaws Jaws 2 Jaws 3 Jaws: The Revenge LEGO Elves: Secrets of Elvendale: Season 1 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL Little Evil – NETFLIX ORIGINAL Maniac: Season 1 Narcos: Season 3 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL Outside Man: Volume 2 Pulp Fiction Requiem for a Dream Resurface – NETFLIX ORIGINAL Shaq & Cedric the Entertainer Present: All Star Comedy Jam Shaquille O'Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam: Live from Atlanta Shaquille O'Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam: Live from Dallas Shaquille O'Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam: Live from Las Vegas Shaquille O'Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam: Live from Orlando Shaquille O'Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam: Live from South Beach She's Gotta Have It The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography The Last Shaman The Lost Brother The Rugrats Movie The Secret Garden The Squid and the Whale West Coast Customs: Season 5 Who the F**K is that Guy September 2 Vincent N Roxxy September 4 Graduation September 5 Carrie Pilby Facing Darkness Like Crazy Marc Maron: Too Real – NETFLIX ORIGINAL Newsies: The Broadway Musical September 6 A Good American Hard Tide September 7 The Blacklist: Season 4 September 8 #realityhigh – NETFLIX ORIGINAL Apaches: Season 1 BoJack Horseman: Season 4 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL Fabrizio Copano: Solo Pienso En Mi – NETFLIX ORIGINAL Fire Chasers: Season 1 Greenhouse Academy: Season 1 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL Joaquín Reyes: Una y no más – NETFLIX ORIGINAL Spirit: Riding Free: Season 2 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL The Confession Tapes: Season 1 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL The Walking Dead: Season 7 September 9 Portlandia: Season 7 September 11 The Forgotten September 12 Jeff Dunham: Relative Disaster – NETFLIX ORIGINAL September 13 Offspring: Season 7 Ghost of the Mountains September 14 Disney's Pocahontas September 15 American Vandal: Season 1 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL First They Killed My Father – NETFLIX ORIGINAL Foo Fighters: Back and Forth George Harrison: Living in the Material World Larceny Project Mc²: Part 5 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL Rumble Strong Island – NETFLIX ORIGINAL VeggieTales in the City: Season 2 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL September 18 Call the Midwife: Series 6 The Journey Is the Destination September 19 Disney's Beauty and the Beast Jerry Before Seinfeld – NETFLIX ORIGINAL Love, Sweat and Tears September 20 Carol September 21 Gotham: Season 3 September 22 Fuller House: New Episodes – NETFLIX ORIGINAL Jack Whitehall: Travels with My Father: Season 1 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL The Samaritan September 23 Alien Arrival September 25 Dark Matter: Season 3 September 26 Bachelorette Night School Restless Creature: Wendy Whelan Terrace House: Aloha State: Part 4 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL September 27 Absolutely Anything September 29 Big Mouth: Season 1 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL Club de Cuervos: Season 3 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL Gerald's Game – NETFLIX ORIGINAL FILM Real Rob: Season 2 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL Paul Hollywood's Big Continental Road Trip: Season 1 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL Our Souls at Nights – NETFLIX ORIGINAL FILM The Magic School Bus Rides Again: Season 1 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL September 30 Murder Maps: Season 3 Departing: September 1 Better Off Ted: Season 2 Do Not Disturb Frailty Hope Floats Jackass: The Movie Julia LEGO Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu: King of Shadows LEGO Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu: Way of the Ninja RV The Batman: Season 1-5 The Deep End: Season 1 The Omen Wilfred: Season 1-2 Something's Gotta Give Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Tears of the Sun Scream A Nightmare on Elm Street September 3 Drumline: A New Beat September 4 The A-List September 5 Lilo & Stitch The Emperor's New Groove September 9 Teen Beach 2 September 10 Army Wives: Season 1-7 September 11 Terra Nova: Season 1 September 15 Katt Williams: Kattpacalypse September 16 Jackass 3.5: The Unrated Movie One Day September 19 Persons Unknown: Season 1 September 20 Bombay Velvet Finding Fanny Raising Hope: Season 1 September 22 Philomena September 24 Déjà Vu September 26 A Gifted Man: Season 1 Sons of Tucson: Season 1 CSI: Miami: Season 1-10 September 30 Last Man Standing: Season 1-5 [Image via Disney/Netflix.].....»»

Category: gossipSource: perezhiltonAug 23rd, 2017

New on Netflix in September 2017 - Full List Revealed!

Netflix has announced the full slate of movies and television shows coming to the streaming service beginning September 1! So many fan favorite movies are coming to Netflix – and Disney fans can rejoice! Hercules, Mulan, Pocahontas, and the live action Beauty & the Beast were all announced as part of the massive addition of [...] Netflix has announced the full slate of movies and television shows coming to the streaming service beginning September 1! So many fan favorite movies are coming to Netflix – and Disney fans can rejoice! Hercules, Mulan, Pocahontas, and the live action Beauty & the Beast were all announced as part of the massive addition of movies. If you didn’t hear the news, Disney actually announced a new streaming service that will take their movies off of Netflix eventually. So get binging while you can! Click inside to see the full list of movies & TV shows leaving the streaming service… New on Netflix in September SEPTEMBER 1 Amores Perros City of God Dead Poets Society Deep Blue Sea Disney’s Hercules Disney’s Mulan FINAL FANTASY XIV Dad of Light: Season 1 (Netflix Original) Fracture Gangs of New York Gone Baby Gone High Risk Hoodwinked Hotel for Dogs Jaws Jaws 2 Jaws 3 Jaws: The Revenge LEGO Elves: Secrets of Elvendale: Season 1 (Netflix Original) Little Evil — NETFLIX ORIGINAL FILM Maniac: Season 1 Outside Man: Volume 2 Pulp Fiction Requiem for a Dream Shaq & Cedric the Entertainer Present: All Star Comedy Jam Shaquille O’Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam: Live from Atlanta Shaquille O’Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam: Live from Dallas Shaquille O’Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam: Live from Las Vegas Shaquille O’Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam: Live from Orlando Shaquille O’Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam: Live from South Beach She’s Gotta Have It The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman’s Portrait Photography The Last Shaman The Lost Brother The Rugrats Movie The Secret Garden The Squid and the Whale West Coast Customs: Season 5 Who the F**K is that Guy SEPTEMBER 2 Vincent N Roxxy SEPTEMBER 4 Graduation SEPTEMBER 5 Carrie Pilby Facing Darkness Like Crazy Marc Maron: Too Real (Netflix Original) Newsies: The Broadway Musical SEPTEMBER 6 A Good American Hard Tide SEPTEMBER 7 The Blacklist: Season 4 SEPTEMBER 8 #realityhigh (Netflix Original) Apaches: Season 1 BoJack Horseman: Season 4 (Netflix Original) Fabrizio Copano: Solo Pienso En Mi (Netflix Original) Fire Chasers: Season 1 Greenhouse Academy: Season 1 (Netflix Original) Joaquín Reyes: Una y no más (Netflix Original) Spirit: Riding Free: Season 2 (Netflix Original) The Confession Tapes: Season 1 (Netflix Original) The Walking Dead: Season 7 SEPTEMBER 9 Portlandia: Season 7 SEPTEMBER 11 The Forgotten SEPTEMBER 12 Jeff Dunham: Relative Disaster (Netflix Original) SEPTEMBER 13 Offspring: Season 7 Ghost of the Mountains SEPTEMBER 14 Disney’s Pocahontas SEPTEMBER 15 American Vandal: Season 1 (Netflix Original) First They Killed My Father (Netflix Original) Foo Fighters: Back and Forth George Harrison: Living in the Material World Larceny Project Mc²: Part 5 (Netflix Original) Rumble Strong Island (Netflix Original) VeggieTales in the City: Season 2 (Netflix Original) SEPTEMBER 18 Call the Midwife: Series 6 The Journey Is the Destination SEPTEMBER 19 Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jerry Before Seinfeld (Netflix Original) Love, Sweat and Tears SEPTEMBER 20 Carol SEPTEMBER 21 Gotham: Season 3 SEPTEMBER 22 Fuller House: New Episodes (Netflix Original) Jack Whitehall: Travels with My Father: Season 1 (Netflix Original) The Samaritan SEPTEMBER 23 Alien Arrival SEPTEMBER 25 Dark Matter: Season 3 SEPTEMBER 26 Bachelorette Night School Restless Creature: Wendy Whelan Terrace House: Aloha State: Part 4 (Netflix Original) SEPTEMBER 27 Absolutely Anything SEPTEMBER 29 Big Mouth: Season 1 (Netflix Original) Club de Cuervos: Season 3 (Netflix Original) Gerald’s Game (Netflix Original) Real Rob: Season 2 (Netflix Original) Paul Hollywood’s Big Continental Road Trip: Season 1 (Netflix Original) Our Souls at Night (Netflix Original) The Magic School Bus Rides Again: Season 1 (Netflix Original) SEPTEMBER 30 Murder Maps: Season 3.....»»

Category: topSource: justjaredAug 23rd, 2017

International Newswire: ‘The Killing’ Producer Piv Bernth to Set Up Production Company

In today’s International Newswire, “The Killing” producer Piv Bernth leaves DR to set up production company Apple Tree, Lionsgate sells Kyra Sedgwick drama series “Ten Days in the Valley” to several international broadcasters, Kew buys non-scripted TV distributor TCB, and Viacom names Guillermo Borensztein as VIMN’s VP of content sales and co-productions. Piv Bernth, the […].....»»

Category: topSource: varietyOct 12th, 2017

International Newswire: James Corden to Be Honored at Rose d’Or Awards

In the International Newswire today, James Corden is set to be honored by the Rose d’Or Awards; international critics crown Aki Kaurismäki’s latest film as the year’s best movie; and Daniel Mays, Emilia Jones and Bella Ramsey join acclaimed photographer Tom Beard’s feature debut ‘Two for Joy.’ James Corden, host of CBS’ “The Late Late... Read more ».....»»

Category: topSource: varietySep 7th, 2017

International Newswire: ‘Game of Thrones’ Draws Overseas Plaudits, Huge Ratings

In today’s International Newswire, “Game of Thrones” conquers the hearts of audiences and critics alike in international territories; the BBC tunes into a new singing contest format; and the Swedish company behind sci-fi drama “Humans” is taken over. As “Game of Thrones’” Season 7 climaxed to extraordinary audience figures in the U.K., punching 3 million... Read more ».....»»

Category: topSource: varietyAug 29th, 2017

International Newswire: Hastings, Turner Laing, Richard, Pelisson Set for Series Mania

In today’s International Newswire, Series Mania snags Reed Hastings and other heavyweights for its Lille Transatlantic Dialogues; Netflix confirms “Money Heist” as its most watched non-English series ever; Spain converts to Turkish telenovelas; HBO Nordic’s “Berforeigners” gets Norwegian government backing.  A considerable Series Mania coup: Reed Hastings, co-founder, chairman and CEO of Netflix is billed […].....»»

Category: topSource: varietyApr 17th, 2018

International Newswire: Discovery’s David Zaslav Named as Mipcom Personality of the Year

In today’s International Newswire, TV conference Mipcom honors Discovery chief David Zaslav; London Film Festival unveils its Industry Program; Amazon adds PBS shows and classical music to its U.K. channels service; and PBS and the BBC unveil the cast of “Press,” Mike Bartlett’s series about two rival newspapers. Following in the footsteps of Leslie Moonves,... Read more ».....»»

Category: topSource: varietySep 14th, 2017

International Newswire: Convergence, a Dangerous Liaison

Today in Variety’s International Newswire, a study from Enders Analysis questions convergence; U.K. independent production scores its biggest market share in a near decade; Mipcom begins to come together; HBO Europe adds execs, Gkids acquires ‘Mutafukaz’ for North America; and EFA fetes Carmen Maura Convergence. Since the early ‘90s, the word has become a mantra […].....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJul 27th, 2018

International Newswire: Genre, Sci-Fi, Thrillers Rise in Latin America, and Beyond

In today’s International Newswire, Latin America sees the rise of genre filmmaking, Film4 strengthens its exec team as it enters awards season, and FremantleMedia inks a scripted deal with 87 Films. Genre filmmaking is becoming a more commercially potent force in Latin America and elsewhere as digital distribution gains strength. At last week’s Mar del […].....»»

Category: topSource: varietyNov 28th, 2017

International Newswire: South Korea’s ‘My Husband Got a Family’ Embraced By Mexico

In today’s International Newswire, Korean format ‘My Husband Got a Family’ scores in Mexico; Sola boards Latino hit animated movie “Space Chicken”; Sony Pictures Television produces ‘Atrapada’ for Mexico’s Imagen TV; and Karlovy Vary extends scope of its East of the West section to include the Middle East. Which are the most successful format exporting […].....»»

Category: topSource: varietyOct 24th, 2017

International Newswire: HBO Adds Foreign-Language Dramas to U.S. Service

In today’s International Newswire, HBO adds foreign-language series to its U.S. service; Discovery and animation company Nelvana launch kids’ content joint-venture; Hungary’s TV2 takes scripted format ‘Step Dave’; and Miami-based BTF Media to produce Latin America telenovelas in Turkey. This year’s Mipcom has done little to suggest a lessening in buyers’ interest in foreign-language drama. […].....»»

Category: topSource: varietyOct 17th, 2017

International Newswire: Bavaria Fernsehproduktion Rebrands as Bavaria Fiction

In today’s International Newswire, Bavaria Fernsehproduktion rebrands; Gaumont picks up a millennial drama, from Milo Ventimiglia; Alexander Coridass steps down at ZDFE; and Sony adds social edge to its new Mexican TV drama.  Bavaria Fernsehproduktion, one of Europe’s biggest production companies, has rebranded as Bavaria Fiction. There are several good reasons. One: The name, Bavaria […].....»»

Category: topSource: varietyOct 5th, 2017

International Newswire: Finland Selects ‘Tom of Finland’ as Oscar Entry

In today’s International Newswire, Dome Karukoski’s biopic ‘Tom of Finland’ reps Finland in the Oscar race, former ‘Doctor Who’ showrunner Russell T. Davies is honored, and Alexandre Henin takes a senior kid’s content role at Federation. Finland has selected Dome Karukoski’s “Tom of Finland,” a biopic of artist Touko Laaksanon, as its candidate for the... Read more ».....»»

Category: topSource: varietySep 5th, 2017