3 items from 2014
Universal Pictures has secured the international distribution rights to Eponine Films’ Australian feature Love Is Now. The Aussie pic stars Eamon Farren (Red Dog), Claire Van Der Boom (The Square, Hawaii Five-0) and Anna Torv (The Secret Life Of Us, Fringe) and will be released Down Under on December 4 via Oz distrib Hoyts. The story chronicles a summer of love for experienced photographer Audrey (Van Der Boom) and aspiring snapper Dean (Farren). Propelled by new love and Audrey’s free spirit, the couple embarks on a formative country adventure following the Nsw Harvest Trail, where they discover significantly more than they ever expected along the way. The film is written and directed by first time feature director Jim Lounsbury.
The BBC reports that season 8 of Doctor Who, which recently wrapped, had an average consolidated audience of 7.4M viewers every week in the UK. That marks an increase of 39% above overnight figures. »
- Nancy Tartaglione
Sue Masters has re-joined Sbs as the executive producer of drama.
Masters reports to Alison Sharman, who was named head of commissioning for Sbs One and Sbs 2 last year.
Her appointment follows the retirement of Caterina de Nave as Ep of drama and comedy, TV and online.
.Sue will be a fantastic addition to the team and we are very much looking forward to having her on board to continue progressing our drama slate,. Sbs Head of TV Tony Iffland told If.
.Sue has an outstanding track record in Australian drama production, which our Sbs audience will soon come to appreciate..
Sbs has not announced a new local drama this year but a spokeswoman said, "We have several in development at the moment and hope to make a key announcement for 2015 very soon."
Masters was appointed supervising executive producer for comedy and drama for Sbs in 2008. In 2010 she was the »
- Don Groves
Russia’s Gay Rights Debate Suddenly Lacking Star Quality
NFL Camera Operators Prepare For Challenging Year Of Avoiding Offensive Michael Sam Signs. “The cameramen added that they are also proposing a 15-second delay for all games taking place in the South.” Sometimes the line between The Onion and reality is razor thin.
After Simon & Simon, Hart To Hart and Too Close For Comfort, now Adam Scott brings us a shot by shot remake of the opening to … Bosom Buddies! He plays Peter Scolari to Paul Rudd‘s Tom Hanks, with Mo Collins a formidable Holland Taylor
He’s lucky he didn’t break his coccyx.
Just fell through the trampoline and broke it. Lol. #bigkid pic. »
3 items from 2014