Mumbai - Amazon announced an Indian original series based on Subhas Chandra Bose’s Indian National Army to be directed by one of Bollywood’s top directors and producers, Kabir Khan, creator of blockbuster movies such as Ek Tha Tiger, Bajrangi Bhaijaan and Kabul Express. The Forgotten Army will mark Kabir’s Khan’s debut in OTT digital video services. The series is scheduled to start production by the end of 2017. The Forgotten Army is a war epic, an Indian Band of Brothers of sorts, which will … [Read more...] about New series on Indian National Army
New York – AMC’s Fear the Walking Dead will return for its third season on Sunday 4 June. The first half of the AMC Studios production will consist of eight episodes airing over six weeks, with two back-to-back episodes on Sunday 4 June and a mid-season finale of two back-to-back episodes airing on 9 July. The new season will premiere exclusively on AMC Global in over 125 countries. The network also released new photography today from season three, currently in production in Baja, Mexico. As … [Read more...] about Fear the Walking Dead returns for season three
New York – A+E Networks announced a raft of deals across multiple territories for the new original drama, Knightfall, which will make its global launch at MIPTV. Developed by HISTORY, the series is an A+E Studios production in association with The Combine and Midnight Radio. Executive producers Dominic Minghella, Don Handfield, Richard Rayner and Oscar and Golden Globe nominee Jeremy Renner, to join cast members Tom Cullen, Simon Merrells, Olivia Ross and Sabrina Bartlett in Cannes at MIPTV. … [Read more...] about Knightfall to air on History in the U.S.
New York – Expanding its partnership with VICE Media, A+E Networks has secured distribution rights to represent 300+ hours of VICELAND content for distribution across select international markets. The partnership creates an additional distribution opportunity for VICE’s original content. The announcement was made today by Sean Cohan, President, International & Digital, A+E Networks and James Rosenstock, President of VICELAND International and Chief Corporate Development Officer for VICE … [Read more...] about A+E networks to represent international markets
The production crew for Hidden Truths received the ‘Telenovela' award at the 44th International Emmy Awards, at the gala ceremony held at the Hilton New York Hotel. Written by Walcyr Carrasco and directed by Mauro Mendonça Filho, the telenovela aired on Globo, in Brazil, winning over the audience with its plot about the fashion underworld. On the screen, scenes from the telenovela anticipated the victory announced by actress Debi Mazar. Walcyr Carrasco took the stage to receive the award, … [Read more...] about Hidden Truths wins Emmy award
El Señor de los Cielos wins first-ever Emmy® Award New York – Telemundo’s original production El Señor de los Cielos won the first-ever Emmy® award given in the category of Non-English Language U.S. Primetime Programme at the 42nd edition of the International Emmy® Awards held in New York City. “We are extremely proud to be recognised by our industry peers for this project which perfectly embodies our super series format,” said Joshua Mintz, … [Read more...] about “El Señor de los Cielos” wins first-ever Emmy® Award