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‘P-Valley’ Stars Tease “Stripped Down and Vulnerable” Season 2 Featuring New Music From Megan Thee Stallion

After a nearly two-year hiatus, P-Valley — which introduced viewers to Mississippi strip club The Pynk and its staff — will take things even deeper during its 2020-set season two, said star Nicco Annan. “It’s really about being stripped down, about being vulnerable, exposed,” Annan told The Hollywood Reporter at the show’s Los Angeles premiere […]

Streaming Platforms Use Black Friday Deals to Boost Sluggish Subscriber Growth

Viewers of Good Morning America on Tuesday were offered a special sneak preview of what could be the biggest Black Friday offer in streaming video: one year of Hulu for 99 cents per month, a $6 discount per month or a $72 discount for the year. That Disney would use its signature ABC morning show […]

Lionsgate Exploring Options for Starz, Including Spinoff

Lionsgate is officially exploring its options for Starz, considering a separation of the pay TV and streaming business and its studio operations. According to a regulatory filing Thursday tied to Lionsgate’s quarterly earnings, the board made the decision this week. “On November 2, 2021, the Company’s Board of Directors authorized the Company’s management team to […]

Starz Strikes Post Pay-One Licensing Deal With Universal

Universal continues to spread the wealth — and generate revenue — in terms of its home entertainment partners. In the latest development, Starz said Thursday it has entered a multiyear licensing output deal with Universal Filmed Entertainment Group (UFEG). Beginning with the 2022 theatrical slate, Universal’s live-action films in the U.S. will become available exclusively […]

Starz’s Indian Streaming Service Unveils Original Series ‘U-Special’

The show, a college-set romantic drama, is Lionsgate Play's second original series set up in India, as the streamer works to secure market share in a high-growth but fiercely competitive landscape.

Method Man to Star in ‘Power’ Spinoff at Starz

Actor and rapper Method Man will star in a spinoff of 'Power' at Starz titled 'Power Book II: Ghost.'

‘Leavenworth’: TV Review

Starz's new five-hour, Steven Soderbergh-produced documentary series 'Leavenworth' takes on the case of military justice or injustice surrounding Clint Lorance.

Starz Programming Exec Marta Fernandez Departing

Marta Fernandez, a 12-year veteran of Starz, is leaving the cable network.

50 Cent Signs Big Overall Deal With Starz

Starz and Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson have signed a new overall deal that includes a commitment to three series from the rapper-producer's company, G-Unit.

‘Howards End’: How a 1910 Novel Became a Progressive Miniseries

Writer Kenneth Lonergan ('Manchester by the Sea,' 'Gangs of New York') reveals the story behind the Starz series' sharp observations on colonization, class and race.

Sundance: Starz Nabs Steve James’ ‘America to Me’

The 10-part docuseries from the 'Hoop Dreams' director and Participant Media has its world premiere in Park City tonight.

Starz Moves Into Unscripted, Orders 4 Doc Series

The pay cable outlet is best known for high-concept dramas 'Power,' 'Outlander' and 'American Gods.'