Tag Archives: channel

‘Limetown,’ ‘Sorry For Your Loss’ Canceled at Facebook Watch

Based on the podcast of the same name produced by Two Up, “Limetown” followed Lia Haddock (Jessica Biel), a journalist for American Public Radio, as she unravels the mystery behind the disappearance of over 300 people at a neuroscience research facility in Tennessee. – Will Thorne, Variety » https://ift.tt/36XtjdQ

Advertisements

Peacock Sets July Launch Date: NBCUniversal Streaming Service Will Offer Free Tier, Ad-Free Subscriptions

It was also revealed that the service will offer a free, ad-supported tier, as well as options for ad-free service. Peacock Free and Peacock Premium (the latter of which costs $4.99 a month for non-bundled Comcast and Cox subscribers) both will come with ads, but premium customers can upgrade to an ad-free experience for an additional $5 per month. (Any customer can also purchase the ad-free experience directly for $9.99 per month.) – Ryan Schwartz, TVLine » https://ift.tt/2FYzySY

Ava DuVernay’s Array Picks Up Black Cinema Docuseries for Netflix (Exclusive)

Array, the film collective founded in 2010 by Ava DuVernay, has acquired its first series with They’ve Gotta Have Us. The show, which will chronicle art, activism and race in black cinema through in-depth interviews with some of Hollywood’s most iconic voices, will premiere Feb. 5 on Netflix. – Kristen Chuba, The Hollywood Reporter » https://ift.tt/2R0Fnpl [photo: Netflix]

‘Punky Brewster’ Sequel Series Ordered at Peacock

The new “Punky Brewster” will see the return of original series star Soleil Moon Frye as well as Cherie Johnson. In the new version, Punky (Frye) is now a single mother of three trying to get her life back on track when she meets Izzy (Quinn Copeland), a young girl in the foster system who reminds Punky a lot of her younger self. – Joe Otterson, Variety » https://ift.tt/2FX4in6

Apple TV Plus Lands ‘Beastie Boys Story’ Documentary From Spike Jonze

The movie features Beastie Boys Adam Horovitz and Mike Diamond discussing the group’s 40-year friendship and rise to fame as hip-hop exploded in the late 1980s. The movie billed as a “live” documentary was shot at Brooklyn’s Kings Theater. The pair also pay tribute to founding member Adam Yauch (aka MCA), who died of cancer at age 47 in 2012. – Cynthia Littleton, Variety » https://trib.al/9utaS4t

Two YouTubers with 2 million subscribers face a $6,000 bill over a copyright complaint and risk losing their channel if they don’t pay up

Liang expressed concern in a video posted on Monday that the pair were being “extorted” and could lose their channel if Jukin Media contacted Google with all four claims at once, as this could potentially break YouTube’s “three strikes” rule. He added that the pair had previously paid Jukin Media when it demanded cash for copyrighted material. – Charlie Wood, Business Insider » https://ift.tt/35QqWs1 [photo: MxR Plays]

https://youtu.be/bwMPSdTOfQA
« Older Entries Recent Entries »