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NAACP Image Awards Nominations: Jennifer Hudson, Lil Nas X, H.E.R., ‘The Harder They Fall,’ ‘Insecure’ Lead

“The Harder They Fall,” “Insecure” and H.E.R. lead the pack of film, TV and music nominees for the 53rd NAACP Image Awards, while Jennifer Hudson, Lil Nas X,…

‘Godfather of Harlem’ Renewed for Season 3 at Epix

Epix has renewed its drama series “Godfather of Harlem” for a third season, the network announced on Thursday morning. Forest Whitaker returns as crime boss Bumpy Johnson, alongside…

Comcast, ViacomCBS Streamer SkyShowtime Taps Monty Sarhan as CEO

Monty Sarhan will be the CEO of SkyShowtime, the Europe-focused streamer revealed by Comcast and ViacomCBS in 2021. Sarhan joined Comcast Cable in Dec. 2019 as senior VP,…

Select Prime Video channels are 99 cents a month for a limited time

Starting Dec. 23 for a limited time, you can score some of your favorite channels for only 99 cents for up to two months.

Warner Bros. TV Lands ‘Goonies’ Project at Disney Plus, the Latest Example of Its ‘Never Say Die’ Approach (EXCLUSIVE)

“The Goonies’ never say die” is a memorable catchphrase from that fan favorite 1980s film. But it could also describe Warner Bros. TV’s recent strategic efforts to keep…

Chris O’Dowd to Star in Apple Comedy Series ‘Big Door Prize’ From ‘Schitt’s Creek’ Alum David West Read (EXCLUSIVE)

Chris O’Dowd is set to star in the upcoming Apple comedy series “The Big Door Prize,” Variety has learned exclusively. The series 10-episode series is based on the…

Sting, Burt Bacharach, Herb Alpert and Others to Salute Jerry Moss in L.A. Music Center Tribute Concerts

Jerry Moss, who stood at the helm of A&M Records with Herb Alpert for nearly three decades, will be feted at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion for two nights…

‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel Series ‘Tales of Dunk and Egg’ at HBO Sets Steve Conrad to Write

The “Game of Thrones” prequel series “Tales of Dunk and Egg” at HBO has found its writer, Variety has learned from sources. Steve Conrad has been tapped to…

‘There’s Something Wrong With The Children’ Casts Zach Gilford, Amanda Crew, Alisha Wainwright, Carlos Santos in Horror-Thriller (EXCLUSIVE)

Is there anything scarier than an evil kid? Be it possessed, damned, vampiric or even ghostly, it’s pretty chilling to witness the sugar and spice spoil. The classic…

‘Peaky Blinders’ Creator Steven Knight’s ‘SAS: Rogue Heroes’ Lands at Epix

“SAS: Rogue Heroes,” the new, six-part limited series from “Peaky Blinders” creator Steven Knight, will bow on MGM’s premium network Epix in the U.S. Epix acquired the series…

MGM Intl. Television Productions, Viaplay Sign Multi-Year Co-Production Deal (EXCLUSIVE)

MGM International Television Productions and Scandinavia’s local streaming leader NENT Group have signed a multi-year deal to develop and co-produce six English-language original international series for the Nordic…

Stephen King’s The Boogeyman Movie Gets Host Director Rob Savage

Stephen King’s first collection of short stories was released in 1978 under the title of Night Shift, and it has been responsible for a large number of King…