What do you get when you combine a global pandemic that forces people to stay home and in front of their screens, media powerhouses Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman, and nearly $2 billion in start-up capital? Reportedly not much, with news circulating on Wednesday that Quibi will be officially shutting down The Wall Street Journal[...]
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Quibi Previews Kaitlin Olson's "Flipped", Lena Waithe's "You Ain't Got These" & Veena Sud's "The Stranger"
Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman's new mobile short-form streaming service Quibi was looking to make a big impact at this year's Sundance Film Festival, so they made sure they didn't show up empty-handed On Friday, the pair took the stage to let the media and attendees know more about the service – and brought along[...]
Abrams, Christian Bale, Drew Barrymore, Cate Blanchett, Francis Ford Coppola, Daniel Craig, Daniel Day-Lewis, Brian de Palma, Laura Dern, Leonardo DiCaprio, Richard Dreyfuss, Ralph Fiennes, Harrison Ford, David Geffen, Tom Hanks, Dustin Hoffman, Holly Hunter, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Ben Kingsley, Kathleen Kennedy, George Lucas, Liam Neeson, Martin Scorsese, Oprah Winfrey and Robert Zemeckis. For nearly 50[...]
Jeffrey Katzenberg Offered $75 Million For Three Episodes Of Breaking Bad, Oliver Stone Thought The Ending Was "Ridiculous"
People in glass houses etc. One person who was a big fan of Breaking Bad was Jeffrey Katzenberg, who revealed at the Mipcom mart in Cannes, according to a report at Variety, that he offered $75 million to commission three episodes of the series, totalling one-hundred and eighty minutes. He intended to release the three episodes, which[...]
Jessy Williams writes for Bleeding Cool Having proven a huge bestseller and garnering comparisons to both The Da Vinci Code and the Harry Potter franchise, Chinese novel series The Tibet Code is currently being set up for an adaptation by Oriental Dreamworks, the same Eastern wing of the Hollywood studio that are also handling Kung Fu Panda 3. The[...]