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2110, 2021

ABC Sets ‘Women of the Movement’ Premiere Date (TV News Roundup)

By |October 21st, 2021|Categories: Blog, News|

ABC announced that “Women of the Movement,” the upcoming limited series based on the true story of Mamie Till-Mobley, will premiere on Jan. 6 at 8 p.m. The six-episode series will air in three parts for three consecutive weeks. Adrienne Warren stars as Mamie, the mother of Emmett [...]

2609, 2021

Adrienne Warren wins her first Tony Award, for ‘Tina.’

By |September 26th, 2021|Categories: Blog, News|

Adrienne Warren is only staying in “Tina — The Tina Turner Musical” for a few weeks. But now, when she leaves, she can take a Tony Award with her. Warren’s performance as Turner, a role she originated in London and then again when the show opened in New York [...]

2209, 2021

‘Black Cake’ Drama Series From Marissa Jo Cerar, Oprah Winfrey & Aaron Kaplan Ordered By Hulu

By |September 22nd, 2021|Categories: Blog, News|

After a heated bidding war, Hulu has landed the drama Black Cake, from Women of the Movement creator Marissa Jo Cerar, Oprah Winfrey’s Harpo Films and Aaron Kaplan’s Kapital Entertainment with a series order. Based on the upcoming book by Charmaine Wilkerson, Black Cake is a family drama wrapped [...]

2708, 2021

Adrienne Warren Inks Development Deal With Kapital Entertainment

By |August 27th, 2021|Categories: Blog, News|

Adrienne Warren, star of Women of the Movement, has signed a one-year development deal with Aaron Kaplan’s Kapital Entertainment, which produces the civil rights movement limited series. Under the pact, Warren will collaborate exclusively with Kapital on the development of ongoing and limited series.“It is such a privilege for [...]

2408, 2021

Jaime Pressly To Headline & EP ‘The Porch’ Comedy In Works At CBS From ‘Mom’s Susan McMartin & Kapital

By |August 24th, 2021|Categories: Blog, News|

Former Mom star Jaime Pressly is making a return to CBS, reuniting with the praised comedy series’ co-executive producer Susan McMartin for a new multi-camera comedy at the network. In a competitive situation, CBS has landed for development The Porch, starring and executive produced by Pressly, from Aaron Kaplan’s [...]

908, 2021

‘Housebroken’ Renewed for Season 2 at Fox

By |August 9th, 2021|Categories: Blog, News|

The network has handed out an early second-season renewal for the animated comedy from creators Gabrielle Allan, Jennifer Crittenden and Clea DuVall. The news comes as the series featuring the voices of DuVall, Lisa Kudrow and Sharon Horgan, returns Aug. 9 for the second half of its first season. [...]

908, 2021

‘Housebroken’ Renewed for Season 2 by Fox

By |August 9th, 2021|Categories: Blog, News|

Fox has renewed Lisa Kudrow-led animated comedy “Housebroken” for Season 2 just over two months into its first season, the broadcast network said Monday. Created by “Veep” alums Gabrielle Allan, Jennifer Crittenden and Clea DuVall, the series about a community of neighborhood pets in a support group boasts [...]

208, 2021

‘The Chi’ Renewed For Season 5 By Showtime

By |August 2nd, 2021|Categories: Blog, News|

Showtime has renewed hit drama series The Chi for a fifth season. The premium cabler announced the news just hours after Sunday night’s Season 4 finale. The renewal comes amid strong ratings for the series, which is averaging 4.2 million weekly viewers and is on pace to become the [...]

3007, 2021

Marlee Matlin To Headline Workplace Comedy From Ben Shelton & Kapital Entertainment In Works At NBC

By |July 30th, 2021|Categories: Blog, News|

In a competitive situation, NBC has landed a single-camera comedy starring and executive produced by Oscar winner Marlee Matlin, with a script commitment plus penalty. The project hails from writer Ben Shelton (Candy Jar), Aaron Kaplan’s Kapital Entertainment and Universal Television.Written by Shelton, who is proficient in ASL, the [...]