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Peacock Orders Epic Gladiator Series ‘Those About to Die,’ Roland Emmerich to Direct

Peacock has given a straight-to-series order to a gladiator drama series based on Daniel Mannix’s nonfiction book “Those About to Die.” Robert Rodat, the screenwriter behind films like…

‘Tinder Swindler’ Producer AGC Studios Launches Non-Fiction ‘Unwritten’ Arm Headed by Magical Elves’ Joel Zimmer

“Tinder Swindler” production outfit AGC Studios has launched a new division for non-fiction and unscripted content, headed by former Magical Elves executive Joel Zimmer. AGC Unwritten will develop,…

‘Dune’ Actor David Dastmalchian to Star in ‘Late Night With the Devil’ (EXCLUSIVE)

U.S. actor David Dastmalchian (“Dune,” “The Suicide Squad”) is attached to star as the host of a late-night talk show that goes horribly wrong in upcoming indie chiller…

‘Squid Game,’ ‘Succession,’ ‘Sex Education,’ ‘Landscapers’ Among Nominees at Edinburgh TV Awards

Popular shows “Squid Game,” “Succession,” “Sex Education” and “Landscapers” are among the nominees at the Edinburgh TV Festival’s annual TV awards, which will take place as an in-person…

Lourdes Diaz Promoted to Chief Creative Officer of AGC Studios

Lourdes Diaz has been promoted to chief creative officer for AGC Studios, the independent content studio founded by Stuart Ford. Ford, who serves as the CEO and chairman…

Cannes Toasts AGC Studios’ Bonnie Voland

“Bonnie is legendary for her boundless energy on the Crosiette,” AGC Studios head Stuart Ford said of his marketing head Bonnie Voland, whose 40th Cannes Festival was celebrated by…

Spain’s Vertice 360 Expands Theatrical Distribution Operations to 35 Countries (EXCLUSIVE)

Vértice 360, one of Spain’s top indie production-distribution companies, is expanding operations to Latin America, Italy and Portugal, as fruit of its ambitious plan to become a reference…

Nobu Chef Gets Docuseries From AGC Television

A four-part documentary series from “Tindler Swindler” producers AGC Television will delve into the world of renowned chef and hotelier Nobu Matsuhisa. Titled “Nobu,” the series is co-produced…

Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs to Host 2022 Billboard Music Awards (TV News Roundup)

Sean “Diddy” Combs will host the 2022 Billboard Music Awards, NBC and MRC announced Friday. The BBMAs will be held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las…