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TIFF: Tubi Nabs ‘Amityville Curse’ Novel Adaptation, ‘Marry F*** Kill’ Genre Pics

Fox’s Tubi is adding to its horror library after picking up two Canadian genre pics — Dennis Heaton’s adaptation of Hans Holzer’s The Amityville Curse novel and Marry F*** Kill from writers Ian Carpenter and Aaron Martin — at the Toronto Film Festival. Indie production banner Incendo will shoot both productions later this year for […]

Amazon Freevee Nabs First Christmas Original ‘Hotel For The Holidays’ (Exclusive)

Amazon Freevee has picked up its first original holiday movie, Hotel for the Holidays, to star Madelaine Petsch and Aladdin star Mena Massoud as the romantic leads. Set in the Hotel Fontaine in New York City during Christmas, the holiday pic sees Georgia, played by Petsch, as a hotel manager who attracts eclectic guests looking […]

‘Sprung’ Review: Martha Plimpton’s Freevee Sitcom Is Prime Greg Garcia

Greg Garcia reunites with 'Raising Hope' stars Martha Plimpton and Garret Dillahunt for a Freevee comedy about ex-cons committing crimes for the right reasons early in the COVID pandemic.

Electric Entertainment Secures $100M Loan to Bolster Film and TV Slate

Electric Entertainment, the production company behind programming such as Leverage: Redemption and Almost Paradise on Amazon’s Freevee, said Thursday that it closed a $100 million loan credit facility with the Bank of America. The company will first use the five-year financing on its slate of programming, which also includes The Ark on the SYFY Channel. […]

‘Who’s the Boss?’ Sequel Lands at Amazon’s Freevee

A sequel to the 1980s sitcom Who’s the Boss is headed to Amazon’s Freevee streaming service. The project, in development for almost two years, has original series stars Alyssa Milano and Tony Danza attached to reprise their roles. One Day at a Time alums Mike Royce and Brigitte Muñoz-Liebowitz have also come aboard as writers […]

Amazon’s Freevee Revives ‘American Rust’ After Showtime Cancellation

The canceled Showtime series American Rust is getting a new life. Freevee, the free, ad-supported streaming service from Amazon, has revived the drama starring Jeff Daniels and Maura Tierney. Both are slated to return for the show’s second season, as is executive producer and writer Dan Futterman (Capote, The Looming Tower). Boat Rocker Studios produces. […]

IMDb TV Rebranded as Amazon Freevee (Yes, Really)

Amazon-backed IMDb TV is being rebranded. The ad-supported streamer will be known as Amazon Freevee beginning April 27. The platform’s new name helps to better reflect the cost of its service and better distinguish it from the IMDb website. “Over the past two years, we have seen tremendous growth for our AVOD service and are […]