Apple TV+’s New Kristen Wiig Series ‘Palm Royale’ Reveals Premiere Date, First Looks (TV News Roundup)

Apple TV+’s New Kristen Wiig Series ‘Palm Royale’ Reveals Premiere Date, First Looks (TV News Roundup)

Apple TV+ has revealed first look images for the upcoming comedy series “Palm Royale” starring Kristen Wiig. The show, which is loosely based on Juliet McDaniel’s novel “Mr. and Mrs. American Pie,” is slated to debut on March 20. The series’ description reads: “‘Palm Royale’ is a true underdog story that follows Maxine Simmons (Kristen … Read more

Terry Crews and ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ Collaborators Pay Tribute to Andre Braugher: ‘You Showed Me What a Life Well Lived Looks Like’

Terry Crews and ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ Collaborators Pay Tribute to Andre Braugher: ‘You Showed Me What a Life Well Lived Looks Like’

Hollywood is mourning Andre Braugher, the Emmy-winning actor known for “Homicide: Life on the Street,” “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” and more, who died on Monday at age 61. “Can’t believe you’re gone so soon,” wrote Terry Crews, who played Terry Jeffords in “Brooklyn Nine-Nine,” on Instagram. “I’m honored to have known you, laughed with you, worked with … Read more

‘Bobi Wine: The People’s President’ Wins Best Feature at IDA Documentary Awards – Full Winners List

‘Bobi Wine: The People’s President’ Wins Best Feature at IDA Documentary Awards – Full Winners List

“Bobi Wine: The People’s President” took the top prize for best feature at the International Documentary Assn. Awards on Tuesday. Directed by Christopher Sharp and Moses Bwayo, and produced by Sharp and Oscar-winner John Battsek, the docu follows the attempt by musician Bobi Wine to topple the repressive regime of Ugandan president Yoweri Museven. The … Read more

‘Hightown’ To End With Season 3 on Starz

‘Hightown’ To End With Season 3 on Starz

The third season of “Hightown” will be its last, Starz announced on Tuesday. The series, which launched in 2020, follows Jackie Quiñonez’s (Monica Raymund) daily struggle to stay sober while taking on the opioid crisis that is sweeping Cape Cod. Season 2 picked up with Jackie, who sets out to prove herself as a cop … Read more

‘Eyes of Wakanda’ Animated Series Announced at Marvel Studios

‘Eyes of Wakanda’ Animated Series Announced at Marvel Studios

A “Black Panther” animated series is in the works at Marvel Studios. Titled “Eyes of Wakanda,” the new project was teased on Monday night by Marvel executive Brad Winderbaum at an event to promote the second season of the studio’s inaugural animated series, “What If…?”. “Throughout Wakandan history, brave warriors have been tasked to travel … Read more

Jonathan Majors’ 911 Call Before His Arrest Played in Trial for Alleged Assault

Jonathan Majors’ 911 Call Before His Arrest Played in Trial for Alleged Assault

On Tuesday, two NYPD police officers who were present for Jonathan Majors‘ arrest for alleged assault testified in court in his ongoing trial. Officer Erik Lucero and Sergeant Bryan Hanson responded to Majors’ 911 call on March 26 after the actor found his ex-girlfriend, Grace Jabbari, unconscious on the floor of a walk-in closet in … Read more

Netflix Releases First Biannual Viewing Report With Massive Trove of Data, Including for Licensed Titles

Netflix Releases First Biannual Viewing Report With Massive Trove of Data, Including for Licensed Titles

Netflix is expanding its viewership data transparency with the release of its first biannual report covering six months of streaming habits on the platform, revealing for the first time how licensed content like USA Network drama “Suits” performs alongside the streamer’s originals. The new report, titled “What We Watched: A Netflix Engagement Report,” covers more … Read more

James Cameron Spotlights ‘The Abyss’ Underwater Training in New ‘Deep Dive’ Documentary Clip

James Cameron Spotlights ‘The Abyss’ Underwater Training in New ‘Deep Dive’ Documentary Clip

Even among James Cameron’s epic and frequently arduous productions, from “Titanic’s” nine months of filming to the three years spent on “Avatar: The Way of Water,” “The Abyss” was particularly ambitious — and difficult: The 1989 thriller was shot almost entirely underwater, requiring its crew and cast to learn how to shoot, and act, while … Read more

Belgian Cinematographer Grimm Vandekerckhove to Receive Rotterdam’s Robby Müller Award

Belgian Cinematographer Grimm Vandekerckhove to Receive Rotterdam’s Robby Müller Award

International Film Festival Rotterdam has revealed that Belgian cinematographer Grimm Vandekerckhove will be the recipient of the fifth annual Robby Müller Award, which pays homage to the craft of artists working behind the lens in the spirit of the celebrated cinematographer. Vandekerckhove is “known for delicately capturing the inner lives of characters,” the festival said, … Read more