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"The Resident" Donates Supply of Masks, Gloves to Atlanta Hospital Staff for Coronavirus Fight

FOX's The Resident found a way to make a huge contribution - one that's pretty fitting for a medical drama.Seeing the need for basic medical supplies, the medical drama donated their production's supply of masks, gloves, and gowns to the medical staff at Grady Memorial Hospital (GMH) in Atlanta.[caption id="attachment_1180769" align="alignnone" width="2000"] ©2018 Fox Broadcasting[...]

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"Stranger Things" No Longer Atlanta-Exclusive: Filming "Significant Portion" of "Bigger, Bolder" Season 4 in New Mexico

Now, it turns out that a large chunk of the season's production won't be in Atlanta anymore: a "significant portion" of the global sci-fi drama sensation will be filmed in New Mexico.[caption id="attachment_1165899" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Netflix[/caption]Netflix VPs Physical Production Patty Whitcher and Momita SenGupta took part in a fireside chat hosted by Deadline Hollywood, where[...]

“Richard Jewell” Shows Nightmare of “Guilty Until Proven Innocent”

"Richard Jewell" Shows the Nightmare of "Guilty Until Proven Innocent"

released the latest trailer for Richard Jewell, the biopic about the security guard who discovered a bomb in a discarded backpack at Olympic Park during the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta Originally called a hero, federal investigators later branded him a suspect, which created a firestorm of scrutiny from the FBI to his depiction in media.Directed[...]


Television: Still Whiter Than a Polar Bear in a Snowstorm [BC TV MELTDOWN-OPINION]

What?!?! But what about hit shows like Black-ish, Atlanta, Fresh Off the Boat, Scandal, Empire, Superstore, The Good Place? First, most of those are critical successes, but not necessarily ratings successes Indeed, the top rated scripted and reality shows are still over-whelmingly white, from HBO's Game of Thrones to CBS' The Big Bang Theory/Young Sheldon.Even[...]


"Mindhunter" Season 2 Derives Method from the Madness [OFFICIAL TRAILER]

Created by Joe Penhall, the series was originally renewed shortly after the series' 2017 debut.  Fincher was on record early as saying that this season of Mindhunter would focus on The Atlanta Child Murders, which resulted in the deaths of at least 28 African-American children, adolescents, and adults between 1979-1981 and kept the country in a[...]


"Mindunter" Season 2 Gets Deadly "Complicated" for Ford, Tench & Carr [TEASER]

Created by Joe Penhall, the series was originally renewed shortly after the series' 2017 debut.  Fincher was on record early as saying that the next season would focus on The Atlanta Child Murders, which resulted in the deaths of at least 28 African-American children, adolescents, and adults between 1979-1981 and kept the country in a grip[...]

"The Walking Dead": AMC's Sarah Barnett Comments on Georgia Abortion Ban

The long-running horror series franchise has become its own “city” in and around the Atlanta area - a major contributor to local businesses The production locations themselves have proven to be major tourist attractions, as well as the catalyst for quite a few series-themed businesses (tours of filming locations, for example).Joining a list of multimedia[...]


'Mindhunter' Season 2: EP Charlize Theron Confirms August Return; More Updates

But now, we're getting some updates that should have viewers scouting out the streaming service's "Endless Scroll" very soon:[caption id="attachment_708048" align="alignnone" width="800"] Credit: Netflix[/caption]● Executive producer Charlize Theron confirmed on the Howard Stern Show that the second season of the award-winning drama is set to debut on Netflix this August.● For his part, executive producer[...]

The Bleeding Cool Top 25 TV Influencers 2019 Countdown: #10-#6

Starting its fourth season (fingers crossed) some time in 2019 - or even by the time you read this even they do another surprise season premiere drop - the animated series pretty much owns Cartoon Network's Adult Swim is every way possible.Did we also mention merchandising? Have you heard of a store chain called Hot[...]

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FX CEO John Landgraf on 'Deadpool' Animated Series: Marvel "Didn't Want to Do the Show That Donald and Stephen [Glover] Wrote"

[caption id="attachment_789235" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit (left): BAKOUNINE /[/caption]When news broke in March 2018 that FX was not going forward with its animated adult action-comedy series Marvel’s Deadpool from Atlanta's Donald Glover and writer Stephen Glover, fans were wondering how what seemed like a no-brainer programming-wise could fall apart Serving as an adaptation of the hit[...]

Here are the 2018 Television Critics Association (TCA) Award Nominations

There are some no-brainer shows and performers listed, and some sad surprises.The ceremony will take place on Saturday August 4th, with Robin Thede hosting.***PROGRAM OF THE YEAR:The Americans, FX Atlanta, FX The Good Place, NBC The Handmaid’s Tale, Hulu Killing Eve, BBC America This Is Us, NBCOUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN DRAMA:The Americans, FX The Crown, Netflix The Good Fight, CBS All Access The Handmaid’s[...]

1 Female Writer out of 12: Variety's A Night in the Writers' Room Event

It appears that Variety's A Night in the Writers' Room event happening on June 14th has one lone female tv series writer out of the gathered 12. I thought we were getting better about this, Hollywood folks. The annual event will mix writers from both drama and comedy genres in a discussion about their processes […]

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AMC Sued for Wrongful Death of Walking Dead Stuntman John Bernecker

The entire industry needs to commit to safety practices for actors and stunt people involved in this type of work.” – Kurt Petermeyer, OSHA Atlanta Regional AdministratorIn July 2017, Bernecker was filming a stunt for The Walking Dead‘s eighth season that required him to fall approximately 22 feet off of a balcony and onto a safety[...]

'SNL', 'The Handmaid's Tale', And 'Big Little Lies' Lead 2017 Emmy Winners

From rolling Spicers and backup-dancing handmaids to Dolly Parton dropping vibrator jokes and Elizabeth Moss dropping f-bombs, the 69th Annual Primetime Emmys happened Sunday night.In between the tsunami of Donald Trump jokes (which, if you had it as a rule in your Emmys drinking game, you would've passed out about 10 minutes deep into the show) and[...]

Hurricane Irma Shuts Down Walking Dead, Avengers 4, Ant-Man And The Wasp

State government will be closed Monday and Tuesday for all employees except essential personnel."AMC films The Walking Dead in both Senoia and Atlanta, Georgia This marks the second time production on the show's eighth season has been temporarily halted, with the first being a response to the tragic loss of stuntman Jon Bernecker earlier this[...]

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Dragon Con Offers Full Streaming Membership For 2017

Labor Day Weekend is one of the most densely populated convention and event weekends in the country, and Atlanta's Dragon Con is one of the top destinations for the nerdy and geeky alike 2017 will see Dragon Con's 3oth year (31st event, actually), and the second for online streaming of events.One of the highlights of[...]

What Did Hope Nicholson Do When A Comic Con Cancelled On Her?

What happens when a comic convention you are attending cancels on you?That was Hope Nicholson’s situation when Wizard World cancelled their Atlanta show this month - and she had already bought nonrefundable tickets to the show and her Secret Loves Of Geek Girls books had already been shipped to the venue.Which is where friend-of-Bleeding Cool, Dr[...]