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Disney+ Powers to Nearly 138 Million Subscribers, Beating Streaming Expectations for March Quarter

Disney+ kept its momentum fully charged as the streamer handily topped Wall Street growth forecasts for the March 2022 quarter. Disney’s flagship streamer gained 7.9 million paid customers…

Bill Skarsgard, Michelle Dockery Action Thriller ‘Boy Kills World’ Boarded by Capstone Global (EXCLUSIVE)

Capstone Global has boarded action-thriller “Boy Kills World,” starring Bill Skarsgård, Michelle Dockery and Jessica Rothe. The Los Angeles-based production and sales outfit is partnering on the pic with…

KwaZulu-Natal Film Commission Spotlights Women Filmmakers at Cannes Market

Two women filmmakers will be in the spotlight as part of South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal Film Commission (KZNFC) activities at the upcoming Cannes Film Market. KZNFC had issued an…

BBC, Channel 4 Commit to 50% Women Directors for Documentaries – Global Bulletin

REPRESENTATION BBC Documentaries, Channel 4 Documentaries, Specialist Factual and Current Affairs and independent production companies, Gold Star Productions, ie ie Productions, Lambent Productions, Middlechild, Mindhouse and Yeti Media…

Pete Townshend Discusses His New Audible Original Memoir, the Who Going Back on Tour, and Why He Can Still Swing His Arm

Who’s introspective? Pete Townshend is, in a new two-hour release from Audible that is effectively a casual audio sequel to his formal autobiography, 2012’s “Who I Am.” The…

Dogwoof Drops Trailer for Gavin Fitzgerald’s Hot Docs Premiere ‘Million Dollar Pigeons’ (EXCLUSIVE)

“Million Dollar Pigeons,” which had its world premiere this week at Hot Docs, follows a colorful cast of pigeon masters from far and wide who compete in the…

Major Hollywood Film to Kick Off U.K.’s New Wycombe Film Studios – Global Bulletin

STUDIOS Stage Fifty‘s Wycombe Film Studios, a new eight-stage 295,000 sq ft boutique studio, will kick off with a major Hollywood feature film that will start shooting in…

BAFTA TV Craft Awards Winners Unveiled – Live Updates

The winners of the 2022 British Academy Television Craft Awards are being presented at an in-person event at London’s The Brewery on Sunday, April 24. Russell T. Davies’…

BritBox International to Launch in Scandinavia on April 28

BritBox, the streaming service jointly operated internationally by the BBC and ITV, is set to roll out across the Nordics on April 28. BritBox International will launch in…

Cypress Hill’s Insane 4/20: B-Real Talks New Showtime Documentary, Album, Tour and Cannabis Strain

It’s a good bet that Cypress Hill co-founder and multi-dispensary owner B-Real (Louis Freese) might be celebrating the unofficial national hemp holiday 4/20 even without a full plate…