Tag: TV

A Match Made in Heaven: Martha and Snoop’s Potluck Dinner

With the many television channels and streaming services offering their own original content on cooking, you as the consumer are bound to experience something special or otherwise unique on every single program. There’s plenty of shows on the plenty of channels, everything from traveling across the world with Anthony Bourdain’s Parts Unknown on CNN to… Read More

Jay-Z and Weinstein Co. Team Up for Trayvon Martin Film Projects

The Weinstein Company has partnered with Jay-Z to make a series of films in memory of the Trayvon Martin. “Suspicion Nation: The Inside Story of the Trayvon Martin,” Injustice was written by Lisa Bloom, an American Civil Rights Attorney and daughter of well-known attorney Gloria Allred. “Rest in Power: The Enduring Life of Trayvon Martin,”… Read More

The British are coming: BBC to launch video streaming service for U.S. viewers

BBC logo

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) will be launching a Netflix-style video streaming service in the United States in 2016. Programs which already air on U.S. channels, like Doctor Who or Top Gear, will not be included.   The decision to launch a video streaming service is driven by a need for increased revenue. The BBC… Read More

Dustin Hoffman’s strong opinions on the state of the film, TV industries

Dustin Hoffman at a red carpet event

The notably uncontroversial Dustin Hoffman (“The Graduate,” “Marathon Man”) drew a line in the sand recently with some incredibly impassioned remarks. During a recent interview, the Oscar winner admitted that he feels the film industry has entered its worst era in decades, while the television industry has become the medium to watch (no pun intended).… Read More