Following the debut of the first teaser trailer for New Mutants last week, two more of 20th Century Fox’s comic book movies have just wrapped production. Deadpool 2 has wrapped production, with Ryan Reynolds delivering the news on Facebook, complete with a small batch of behind the scenes photos. Plus, X-Men: Dark Phoenix director Simon […]
London-based FremantleMedia and Argentina’s Kapow have announced an expanded joint venture. The partnership represents a step forward for the two companies who previously worked together on “Cocineros Mexicanos,” produced for Mexico’s TV Azteca. Under the terms of the deal, Kapow has secured exclusive production rights to FremantleMedia formats and will represent Fremantle’s complete catalog of […]
Veteran music producer and “American Idol” alum Randy Jackson is launching a new full-service production facility called Starwest Studios. Jackson is partnered with Richard G. Stewart Jr., who serves as CEO, and TV and live event producer Sammy Oriti on the Burbank complex, which will hold a launch event on Wednesday (Sept. 27) featuring performers Willdabeast Adams & Janelle Ginestra…. […]
After six straight years of being on the road and finding huge success with their debut and sophomore records the guys in Imagine Dragons needed to take a break. Formed in Las Vegas, Nevada in 2008, the band seemed like an overnight success as it launched onto the charts with its 2012 debut, “Night Visions,” […]
Apple’s forthcoming iPhone 8 — including a premium model expected to cost around $1,000 — has experienced manufacturing problems that will delay the new smartphone’s release by at least a month, the Wall Street Journal reported. The iPhone 8 delays are related to the production of OLED (organic light-emitting diode) panels for the new smartphones… […]
VENICE, Italy — The Venice Production Bridge, the Lido’s concept market, kicked off Wednesday with more than 1,800 accredited industry execs, a slight increase from last year’s final number. This year’s edition is marked by a strong presence of streaming companies, including Netflix and Amazon, and the introduction of virtual reality works. “Unlike Cannes and Berlin,… […]
With Tom Cruise temporarily out of action because of a stunt injury, “Mission: Impossible 6” is expected to wrap production in December rather than October but can still be delivered for its planned release next July, a source close to the production said Thursday. Likewise, director Christopher McQuarrie insisted in an interview with British movie… […]
Marvel Studios is notoriously secretive when it comes to their big screen endeavors, and when it comes to the next assembly of The Avengers, they’re not even trusting the cast members who play Earth’s mightiest heroes to keep their mouths shut. Avengers: Infinity War is done shooting and production on Avengers 4 is underway. We’ve […]
“Bachelor in Paradise” lives to see another day. Warner Bros. is resuming production on the reality series following an investigation into allegations of misconduct on set. While the studio has concluded that no sexual assault took place, how have cast members DeMario Jackson and Corinne Olympios reacted to the news?
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China’s Dalian Wanda group Monday unveiled a strategic cooperation pact with Internet giant Tencent, an agreement stretching from cooperation in film to VR and games. The property and entertainment conglomerate also revealed a massive 27-film production and investment slate and a slew of first-look deals with local producers. Wanda’s deal with Tencent will emphasize recruitment… […]
Two more protesters disrupted the Public Theater’s controversial performance of “Julius Caesar” Sunday night.
She previously served as director of development at the studio since 2005. read more
NBC, Sony and Warner Bros. are also among the partners that contributed to the guild’s Green Production Guide. read more
The future of “Bachelor in Paradise” is unclear one day after producers confirmed that production on the show had been halted. A spokesperson for ABC told Variety that the series has not been canceled and that production has been halted pending completion of an investigation by producer Warner Bros. Television. All the cast members have… […]
‘Gnomeo & Juliet’ writer Johnny Smith penned the screenplay for the adaptation of the Cornelia Funke bestseller. read more
Youth Tencent, part of China’s giant Tencent games and social media group, has amassed an impressive group of producers and investors for the first edition of its online movie production initiative. Twentieth Century Fox offshoot, Fox International Productions along with Sina Entertainment and iQIYI are among the partners on the 10-film Flying Wings (aka Bi… […]
Chuck D has made an enemy with a production company.
Tom Huffman and Jane Yusim’s Toy Rocket will produce both scripted and unscripted projects for broadcast, cable and digital distribution. read more