“Our vision of America is directly antithetical to that of President Trump. I want to specifically tonight reject his vision and affirm that America has to be better than that,” Legend said. read more Source: HRNews
The ceremony offered plenty of political commentary, with Sundance Institute executive director Keri Putnam saying: “We know that closing our borders to … international artists stops the flow of ideas and inspiration that is so vital to the global community. We stand with you.” read more Source: HRNews
McG will direct the pilot from ‘The Blacklist’ producers, with a new writer (Nikki Toscano) now attached to pen the script. read more Source: HRLiveFeed
It’s ABC’s 10th drama-pilot order of the season and 14th pilot order overall. read more Source: HRLiveFeed
Tahar Rahim will star in the series, based on Lawrence Wright’s Pulitzer Prize-winning 9/11 exposé. read more Source: HRLiveFeed
Dion will serve coach Gwen Stefani’s team, while Legend will work with Adam Levine’s squad. read more Source: HRLiveFeed
The untitled drama (formerly ‘Salvation’) marks the network’s fourth drama of the season — and the first from Sony Pictures Television. read more Source: HRLiveFeed
“Hidden Figures” is heading for its second win in a row at the North American box office with about $24 million at 3,286 sites during the four-day Martin Luther King holiday weekend, early estimates showed Friday. Fox’s historical drama, starring Taraji P. Henson, Janelle Monae and Octavia Spencer, is emerging as the clear leader....
A forthcoming ice storm in Kansas City is expected to heat up Sunday night ratings for NBC. The NFL announced on Friday that Sunday’s playoff match-up between the Kansas City Chiefs and Pittsburgh Steelers, originally scheduled for 1:20 p.m. ET, has been moved to a primetime slot of 8:20 p.m. ET due to a...
Spaces, the virtual- and mixed-reality firm founded last year by VR vets from DreamWorks Animation, has raised $6.5 million in funding led by China’s Songcheng Performances Development Co. Ltd., one of the world’s biggest theme-park and performing arts companies, with participation from previous investor Comcast Ventures and other venture-capital firms. The funding brings L.A.-based Spaces to a...