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European Podcast Startup Podimo Raises $78 Million to Fund Content, Market Expansion

Podimo, a Copenhagen-based podcast and audio entertainment subscription service, said it closed $78 million in a Series B round of funding. The round brings Podimo, founded in 2019,…

Trans Reality TV Star Miriam Rivera is Subject of Investigative Series From ‘Dr. Death’ Podcast Studio Wondery (EXCLUSIVE)

Podcast studio Wondery has set up “Harsh Reality,” a six-part investigative series on trans reality TV star Miriam Rivera. The series aims to unpack the true story of…

The Best Old Hollywood Podcasts

There’s something inherently seductive about the glitz and glamour of Old Hollywood. Perhaps it’s the backstage intrigue and the tawdry tales of showbusiness hedonism that draws us in…

Van Jones Wants to Defuse Toxic Politics With ‘Uncommon Ground’ Podcast From Amazon Music (EXCLUSIVE)

Van Jones, CNN political commentator and DC insider, is looking to provide Americans exhausted by bitter partisan fighting a breath of fresh air — and hope for the…

Apple TV Plus Releases ‘The Shrink Next Door’ Trailer (TV News Roundup)

Apple TV Plus released a trailer for “The Shrink Next Door,” which premieres the first three episodes of the eight-episode series on Nov. 12, followed by one new…

Apple Reveals Most Popular Podcast Subscriptions and Free Channels (Podcast News Roundup)

Happy International Podcast Day! In today’s podcast news roundup, Apple releases the top 10 most-subscribed podcasts and free channels, Spotify adds Q&A and polling features for podcast creators,…

Amazon’s Wondery Rolls Out Kids-Podcast Subscription Service (Podcast News Roundup)

In today’s podcast news roundup, Wondery launches a subscription service for kids; Alice Cooper and Eddie Vedder are joining Audible’s “Words + Music” series; OWN launches “The SonRise…

13 Essential Music Industry Podcasts, From ‘Song Exploder’ to ‘Mogul’

With so many podcasts in the audiosphere and only so many hours in the day, it can be a challenge just testing the waters, let alone finding one…

FX Orders ‘American Love Story’ and ‘American Sports Story’ Anthologies, Has ‘Studio 54: American Crime Story’ Officially in Development

Ryan Murphy is expanding his television footprint once again, with another installment of the “American Crime Story” franchise (tentatively titled “Studio 54: American Crime Story”) in development at…

Sophia Bush Revisits the Good (and the Bad) With ‘One Tree Hill’ Podcast ‘Drama Queens’

Sophia Bush’s career is coming full circle. Alongside her “One Tree Hill” co-stars Hilarie Burton Morgan and Bethany Joy Lenz, the actor is reliving the show’s 187 episodes…

Audible Expands ‘Dirty John’ With ‘The First Wife: John Meehan’s Reign of Terror’ Podcast (EXCLUSIVE)

Audible is diving deeper into the bizarre, real-life events of the hit podcast “Dirty John” with “The First Wife: John Meehan’s Reign of Terror,” a new podcast launching…