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Hollywood Awards Shows and International Events Canceled Amid Omicron Surge

As Hollywood heads into the peak of Academy Awards season, live events are in limbo amid a worldwide surge of COVID-19 cases linked to the omicron variant. The AFI Awards, the BAFTA Tea Party and the Palm Springs International Film Festival’s awards gala were among the first in-person events canceled as the industry grapples with […]

Time Studios to Develop Animated Children’s Series Based on “Robotos” NFTs (Exclusive)

The NFTs are coming to children’s television. Time Studios, the film and TV production division of the nearly 100-year-old magazine, is developing an animated children’s show based on the “Robotos,” a non-fungible token (NFT) project from artist Pablo Stanley. The Robotos NFT collection consists of 10,000 randomly-generated droids made up of more than 170 different […]

‘The Daily Show’ Moving to ViacomCBS Times Square HQ in Return to Studio

The Daily Social Distancing Show is over, and The Daily Show is back … with a bit of a twist. Host Trevor Noah will bring Comedy Central’s late night comedy series back to the studio Monday night for the first time since March of 2020. Noah had been hosting the show (renamed The Daily Social […]

Streaming TV App Locast Suspends Operations After Court Ruling

The streaming TV app Locast is shutting down for now, after losing a critical court ruling in a case brought by the broadcast networks, including CBS, NBC, ABC and Fox. “As a non-profit, Locast was designed from the very beginning to operate in accordance with the strict letter of the law, but in response to […]

Done + Dusted Hires Former Quibi Exec as it Expands Into Originals

Done + Dusted — the production company that produces live events like the Primetime Emmy Awards, YouTube’s Dear Class of 2020, Mariah Carey’s Magical Christmas Special and other event programming — is moving into non-scripted originals as part of an expansion push. The company is adding four new divisions, including originals, which will be led […]

Caitlyn Jenner Has a Film Crew Chronicling Gubernatorial Campaign

Is Caitlyn Jenner already thinking about a reality TV comeback? Jenner is running to replace Gavin Newsom as California’s governor in the upcoming recall election, but the former Keeping Up With the Kardashians star isn’t giving up on the entertainment business just yet. Jenner has been joined by a film crew during her campaign events […]

Pluto TV Nabs Endeavor’s Pro Bull Riding Streaming Service

Professional Bull Riders and ViacomCBS, have inked a deal that will merge PBR RidePass, the subscription streaming service from the Endeavor-owned sports outfit, into Pluto TV, the free ad-supported streaming service. That means that effective July 20, PBR RidePass (which brands itself as “the Netflix for western sports”) will be free, after launching in 2018 […]

NBCUniversal Gives Peacock Prime Olympics Rights In Renewed Streaming Push

NBCUniversal is giving its Peacock streaming service live streaming rights to some of the most high-profile events from the upcoming Tokyo Olympics. The company says that Peacock will stream men’s and women’s gymnastics, men’s and women’s track and field and men’s basketball live, bringing three of the most popular Olympic sports to streaming. The company […]

UMC’s Brett Dismuke Promoted to GM, Adds WE tv Oversight (Exclusive)

UMC's Brett Dismuke Promoted to GM, Adds WE tv Oversight (Exclusive)

Marc Juris to Exit as WE tv President

Marc Juris to Exit as WE tv President

‘Blue Planet II’: TV Review

Another staggering visual accomplishment, following on the heels of 'Planet Earth II.'

‘Bridezillas’ Reboot Greenlit at WE tv

The reality series, which wrapped its 10-season run in 2013, will return with 10 new episodes.