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Wong Kar-wai Amazon Series Dead, ‘In the Mood for Love’ Spiritual Sequel on Hold

The wait for a new project from Wong Kar-wai is going to get longer as the South China Morning Post reports that the director’s Amazon series “Tong Wars” has been cancelled. Sources close to the director told the Post that “Tong Wars” has been “canceled for some time” and never started production. – Zack Sharf, IndieWire » https://ift.tt/37DOql9

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‘Hollywood’: All the Details (So Far) on the Ryan Murphy Netflix Series

The period drama received a straight-to-series order at Netflix and Murphy has called the limited series a “love letter to the Golden Age of Tinseltown.” When announcing his casting, leading man Darren Criss described Murphy’s pitch about the series as “a period piece that was young and optimistic” and said it would cover multiple narratives from 1940s Hollywood. – Jackie Strause, The Hollywood Reporter » http://thr.cm/ZTJ58PT

Netflix Begins Production on The Witcher Season 2

This confirmation follows reports that shooting had begun on Season 2 with those reports themselves following numerous teases by Henry Cavill, the star of the show who plays Geralt of Rivia. Netflix’s announcement also confirmed that the second season of the show is expected to release on the streaming platform some time in 2021, though a more precise date has not been set yet. – Tanner Dedmon, ComicBook.com » https://ift.tt/39UbFJc

‘Black Panther’ Is Leaving Netflix to Come to Disney Plus

The migration of “Black Panther,” one of the top-grossing superhero films to date, from Netflix to Disney Plus comes as Disney winds down its output deal with Netflix for the U.S. and Canada. Starting with 2019 new releases, Disney Plus is the exclusive home for subscription VOD access to new releases from Walt Disney Studios, Pixar, Lucasfilm and Marvel. Disney has been steadily reclaiming streaming rights to library titles like “Black Panther.” – Todd Spangler, Variety » https://trib.al/4Vax865

‘A League of Their Own’: Meet the Full Cast for Amazon’s Comedic Reboot

The 10-episode fourth season — released on Netflix in May 2019 — found the titular devil dealing with both a pesky priest and the return of his very first girlfriend, Eve. One month later, Netflix announced that it had renewed Lucifer for a concluding fifth season, which is currently in its final weeks of production. Season 5 will consist of 16 episodes that will air in two separate, eight-episode chunks (premiere date TBD). – Michael Aussiello, TVLine » https://ift.tt/39xycLy

‘Insatiable’ Canceled By Netflix After Two Seasons

Insatiable started as a 2017 CW pilot before landing a Netflix series order. The news of its demise comes on the heels of Netflix also canceling another series that had originated as a busted broadcast pilot, Soundtrack, after one season, as the streamer seems to be pulling away from that business model. – Nellie Andreeva / Denise Petski, Deadline Hollywood » https://ift.tt/2uNstCx

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