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Chernobyl

HBO’s 'Chernobyl', Nat Geo’s 'The Hot Zone' among TV premieres at Tribeca Film Festival

Festival sets cast reunions for The Simpsons, In Living Color.

The crown

Netflix teams with BBFC on new UK age rating system

The SVoD giant will produce age ratings using an automated rating algorithm and “manual tagging system”, with the ratings audited by the BBFC.

Magnus

Canneseries 2019 reveals full line-up

The line-up includes new TV projects from Hirokazu Kore-eda, Gurinder Chadha and Gregg Araki.

Book-Fair

Heyday Television options London Book Fair hot title 'Mirrorland'

Debut novel has TV rights picked up by NBCUniversal-backed outfit.

Sex Education Netflx

How Netflix uses data to help set budgets, make cancellation decisions

Appearing as the keynote speaker at INTV in Jerusalem, Holland said commissioner nous and data help build projection models and identify ‘white spaces’ in SVoD offering.

Jeremy Wright wiki commons

Netflix and Amazon could face more regulation in UK, hints culture secretary

Jeremy Wright also lauds the SVoDs’ “substantial impact” on the UK production sector.

Isabel-Coixet

Isabel Coixet to make TV debut with HBO Europe series 'Foodie Love'

Project will be produced by Miss Wasabi Films.

Netflix

Netflix vice-president of international originals Erik Barmack departs

Vice-president of content Bela Bajaria to lead streamer’s international non-English TV originals efforts.

Brie Larson

'Captain Marvel' star Brie Larson boards CIA series for Apple

A Star Is Born producer Lynette Howell Taylor on board as executive producer.

Gabriel Garca Marquez

Netflix to adapt 'One Hundred Years Of Solitude'

Spanish-language series approved by late author’s family.

Kary Antholis

Kary Antholis to depart as head of HBO miniseries, Cinemax programming

HBO Films president Len Amato’s remit to expand.

Criminal Justice BBC (via broadcast)

India's Hotstar to remake BBC shows 'Criminal Justice', 'The Office'

Hotstar Specials to also include a remake of Israeli show Hostages and Mumbai-set political drama City Of Dreams.

Luke Perry

Luke Perry dies aged 52

Actor passes away in Burbank, California, surrounded by family.

Robert Greenblatt

Bob Greenblatt named WarnerMedia entertainment chairman

Former NBC Entertainment chief to oversee HBO, the company’s upcoming streaming service and other assets.

Ted Sarandos

​Netflix COO Ted Sarandos, MPAA chief Charles Rivkin among Series Mania speakers

Other speakers include former WGA president Howard Rodman, Amazon Studios head of European Originals Georgia Brown and Endeavour Content head of TV advisory and partner Lorenzo De Maio.

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