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‘Overlook’ Hotel Drama From J.J. Abrams Being Shopped After HBO Max Pass

Overlook is on the move. Sources say HBO Max has passed on the J.J. Abrams-produced spinoff of sorts from The Shining, with the drama about the most famous haunted hotel in American fiction…

J.J. Abrams, Angela Robinson Bringing DC Comics’ ‘Madame X’ to TV at HBO Max

J.J. Abrams is adding another DC Comics-inspired TV series to his slate. The prolific producer is teaming with Angela Robinson to adapt DC’s Madame X as a scripted drama series for…

Bad Robot Games Raises $40 Million in Series B Funding

Bad Robot’s video game division has raised over $40 million in Series B funding that will go towards expanding its studio infrastructure and developing new titles, the company announced…

J.J. Abrams Sets Original Series ‘Subject to Change’ at HBO Max

The series is described as a harrowing, mind- and reality-bending adventure and marks the latest endeavor for the streamer from the prolific writer-producer.

Bad Robot Recruits FX Exec to Lead Animation (Exclusive)

John Agbaje will serve as senior vp animation and oversee the company's film and TV projects, reporting to Hannah Minghella.

Election Day Becomes a Paid Holiday for Some Hollywood Companies

OWN, AMC and Bad Robot are giving employees Nov. 3 off, as some companies launch voting initiatives and encourage volunteering at polls.

Bad Robot Snags Rights to Glennon Doyle Best-Seller ‘Untamed’

Bad Robot Productions has landed rights to author Glennon Doyle's best-selling memoir Untamed, winning the option in a competitive situation. Bad Robot will develop the book for TV, with the author…

Bad Robot Pledges $10M Donation to Organizations With “Anti-Racist Agendas”

After a weekend that saw protests spring up all over the country to condemn the death of an unarmed black man in police custody, the production house behind the latest Star Wars films and Lovecraft…

J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot, ‘F9’ Writer, Warner Bros. Team for Supernatural Thriller ‘The Pinkerton’ (Exclusive)

Moving aggressively, Warner Bros. has preemptively snatched up 'The Pinkerton,' a spec script by Daniel Casey, for J.J. Abrams and his Bad Robot production banner.

J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot Names Hannah Minghella Head of Film

Longtime movie executive Hannah Minghella has left Sony Pictures to become head of motion pictures at J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot production company.

Apple Offered J.J. Abrams Far More Than WarnerMedia; Here’s Why He Said No

After a nearly year-long courting process that saw J.J. Abrams and his wife and Bad Robot partner Katie McGrath take meetings with tech giants and traditional studios, the duo ultimately opted to…

J.J. Abrams Officially Closes Sizable WarnerMedia Film, TV Partnership

J.J. Abrams and his wife and Bad Robot co-CEO Katie McGrath have inked a new five-year, all-encompassing overall deal with WarnerMedia.