PBS co-funds a lot of British shows Netflix and Amazon Studios co-fund many BBC shows in exchange for streaming rights in the US AMC has co-produced BBC shows like McMafia, The Night Manager and The Little Drummer Girl; BBC America (which is a US-based commercial affiliate that's owned 49% by AMC) co-produces Doctor Who Yes, Doctor[...]
PBS's Masterpiece series has a new classic literary adaptation coming to your television, Victor Hugo's "Les Misérables". The cast is impressive- Dominic West stars as Jean Valjean, David Oyelowo as Javert, Lily Collins as Fantine, with Adeel Akhtar and Olivia Colman as Monsieur and Madame Thénardier, Ellie Bamber as Cosette, Josh O'Connor as Marius, and Erin Kellyman as Eponine. A[...]
Fans of Downton Abbey should start getting excited- the movie based on the period drama is currently in production, and it looks pretty great! The TODAY
The results are in for PBS's Great American Read, in which the country voted on their favorite piece of literature out of a list of 100. PBS released the official results of America's most-loved books, starting with the #1 pick and going all the way up to #100: To Kill a Mockingbird Outlander (Series) Harry Potter (Series) Pride and Prejudice Lord[...]
Imelda Staunton and Geraldine James have joined the "Downton Abbey" feature film, which is reportedly nearing it's production start date.
Sesame Street treated us to their unique take on popular theme song to '90s NBC sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel Air to give us Bert and Ernie's backstory.
The TCA (Television Critics Association) summer press tour continues this week, and today it was PBS's turn to talk about their upcoming projects. Chief (or Chieftainess?) among them today was the reveal that PBS's Masterpiece Theater presentation series Victoria starring Jenna Coleman will be returning for a third season, and it'll be premiering in 2019. Melanie McFarland (secretary for[...]
Pizza Parties, Repeat Spellers and a Little "Schwarmerei": Get to Know the 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee
Scripps Company taking ownership in 1941. ● Eleven-year-old Frank Neuhauser, from Louisville, Kentucky, won the first Spelling Bee with the word "gladiolus." ● In 1926, Pauline Bell became the first female Spelling Bee champion; winning with the word "cerise." ● Because of the nation's involvement in World War II, there were no Spelling Bee winners in 1943, 1944, or 1945. ●[...]
Twitch announced today that they will be hosting a free 18-day, 886-episode marathon of the beloved PBS Kids series Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, from The Fred Rogers Company This shared viewing experience on the Mister Rogers channel starts on May 15th at 12:00 p.m PT and ends on June 3rd. The marathon features the most comprehensive collection[...]
This image was released by both the BBC and PBS for the upcoming fourth series/season of Sherlock The interesting thing is how both were cropped before Tweeting The first shot is promoting the airings on BBC One and is cutoff at the basically the heart While the one promoting Masterpiece Theater carries on down to[...]
But they all wanted to send a message to the Sherlock fans at Comic-Con… and thanks to PBS, those who didn't get to go can now see it. [youtube]https://youtu.be/qRsGzksXCWE[/youtube] Andrew Scott is off filming Spectre Benedict Cumberbatch and Mark Gatiss are doing plays in London But they all wanted to send a message to the Sherlock[...]
We are all counting (with The Count) the days, surely, until we get to see Sherlock hosting the Sesame Street Show. PBS announced the news on Twitter with the following image: Surprise! Benedict Cumberbatch sheds the serious Sherlock to share some laughs w/ these 2 – stay tuned! #Counterbatch pic.twitter.com/SWbhLezClX — PBS (@PBS) enero 31, 2014 As you know,[...]
PBS talks Attack On Titan… [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HA-_5Xb0M18[/youtube] It's an anime sensation It's a manga bestseller Which is why you need to turn to a public broadcasting service to notice it PBS talks Attack On Titan… [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HA-_5Xb0M18[/youtube] [...]
Little did I know that my one minute talk with The King would change my whole comic book life. Most-Read TV/Film Stories Today: First Shot Of Ashton Kutcher As Steve Jobs | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors In costume but off set, this picture give us our first indication of how Ashton Kutcher[...]