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‘Ridley Road’ Sells Wide for Studiocanal – Global Bulletin

SALES Studiocanal has sold a raft of global territories on four-part thriller drama series “Ridley Road.” Created by Studiocanal’s Red Production Company, commissioned for BBC One and co-produced…

William Shatner’s Blue Origin Flight Will Be Featured in Amazon’s One-Hour Special ‘Shatner in Space’

William Shatner’s recent flight to space aboard a Blue Origin vessel will be explored in “Shatner in Space,” a one-hour special from Amazon Prime Video. The announcement was…

Glass Animals’ Dave Bayley on ‘Heat Waves’: ‘I Never Thought Something So Personal Would Be Heard By So Many People’

For a band from England, Glass Animals, Variety’s Group of the Year, has spent so much time touring the United States, it may as well be American. “I…

George Clooney Turned Down $35 Million for One Day’s Work

George Clooney turned down an offer of $35 million for a day’s work for an airline commercial, the star revealed to the U.K.’s The Guardian newspaper. In an…

Robbie Williams Biopic ‘Better Man’ to Film in Australia

Robbie Williams biopic “Better Man” will begin filming in Melbourne, Australia in early 2022 under the direction of Michael Gracey (“The Greatest Showman”). Williams is one of the…

Amazon Video Looks to Southeast Asia Production Launch

Amazon Prime Video is hatching plans to expand its streaming service within Southeast Asia, the company said on Thursday. The company unveiled a plan to open a regional…

ITV Studios Files ‘Ipcress’ Sales in Asia – ATF News in Brief

PRE-SINGAPORE SALES ITV Studios, the commercial arm of the U.K.’s commercial TV network ITV, has struck a raft of sales and pre-sales deals ahead of the Asia Television…

Christopher Walken to Return For Second Season of Stephen Merchant, Big Talk Show ‘The Outlaws’

Christopher Walken series “The Outlaws” has been renewed for a second season. Walken will also return as Frank Sheldon. Created by Stephen Merchant (“The Office”) and Elgin James…

Channing Tatum to reprise his ‘Magic Mike’ role for third film

Channing Tatum is returning to his stripper roots once again!

‘Crocodile Dundee’ actor David Gulpilil, indigenous legend, dead at 68

“That’s all I know, dancing, singing, spear-throwing and hunting,” he once said. “My father gave me a spear and said make sure you come back, the spear is life.”

David Gulpilil, Iconic Indigenous Australian Actor, Dead at 68

David Gulpili, an actor who who lit up the screen in his 1971 debut film “Walkabout” and recently starred in a biographical documentary about his remarkable life, has…

Ranveer Singh’s ”83′ to Close Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea Film Festival – Global Bulletin

FESTIVAL Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea Film Festival (Dec. 6-15), the kingdom’s first full fledged international film event, will close with the world premiere of Kabir Khan‘s Bollywood cricket-themed…