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NBCUniversal Announces DreamWorks Animation Acquisition

Press release from NBCUniversal, April 28, 2016: NBCUniversal, a division of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA), today announced the acquisition of DreamWorks Animation (NASDAQ: DWA). One of the world’s most admired family brands, DreamWorks Animation creates animated feature films, television series…

BBC America’s ‘Top Gear’ Adds an Extra Gear

Press release from BBC America, April 26, 2016: BBC AMERICA’s Top Gear is back with a new season in May. Announced today, the world’s biggest car series will have a new after show, Extra Gear, presented by Top Gear host…

Turner to Launch New Streaming Movie Service: FilmStruck

Turner Classic Movies (TCM) and the Criterion Collection Collaborate to Develop Turner’s First Domestic Direct-To-Consumer Streaming Product, Launching in Fall 2016 FilmStruck Video Preview: filmstruck.com April 26, 2016 Global media company Turner is launching the company’s first direct-to-consumer product in the…

‘Any Given Wednesday with Bill Simmons,’ Weekly Talk Show Spanning Pop Culture and Sports, to Debut June 22, Exclusively on HBO

Press release from HBO, April 26, 2016: ANY GIVEN WEDNESDAY WITH BILL SIMMONS, a weekly talk show hosted by one of the most influential figures in contemporary sports media, will kick off its 20-show season WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22 (10:00-10:30 p.m….

New Reelz Original Series ‘National Enquirer Investigates’ Premieres Saturday, May 28, at 9 p.m. ET/PT

Press release from Reelz, April 25, 2016: REELZ today announced that its new original documentary series National Enquirer Investigates will premiere Saturday, May 28, at 9pm ET/PT. Developed in partnership with American Media, Inc. and America’s most popular weekly magazine,…

Megyn Kelly to Interview Donald Trump

Press release from Fox News Channel, April 25, 2016: FOX News Channel’s (FNC) Megyn Kelly will conduct her first sit-down interview with Republican presidential candidate and frontrunner Donald Trump since the August 2015 presidential debate. The interview will take place…

Showtime, David Lynch and Mark Frost Reveal the Official Cast of the New ‘Twin Peaks’

Press release from Showtime, April 25, 2016: Principal photography has concluded on the highly-anticipated new TWIN PEAKS for SHOWTIME. And today, SHOWTIME, David Lynch and Mark Frost are revealing a key piece of the mystery: the official cast of the…

VH1 to Honor the Late Prince Beginning Thursday, April 21

Press release from VH1, April 21, 2016: VH1 announced today the on-air plans to pay tribute to the late mega-star, Prince. Beginning today at 5:30 PM ET, Prince’s iconic movie, “Purple Rain,” will kick of a weekend long marathon. Immediately…

AXS TV Celebrates The Life And Legacy Of Music Icon Prince With A Special Programming Lineup On Saturday, April 23

Press release from AXS TV, April 21, 2016: AXS TV celebrates the life and legacy of genre-defying music icon Prince with a tribute block on Saturday, April 23, featuring the Prince episode of AXS TV’s ROCK LEGENDS at 1 p.m….

MTV Reveals Fourteen New Series and Specials, Including First Weekly Live Music Performance Series in Nearly 20 Years, at Upfront Presentation

Press release from MTV, April 21, 2016: MTV, a unit of Viacom (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today revealed a programming slate of fourteen new series and specials, including “Wonderland,” the network’s first weekly live music performance series in nearly twenty years…