The late “My Favorite Things” writers Rodgers & Hammerstein are credited with writing 90 percent of Ariana Grande’s “7 Rings.”
Source: Rodgers & Hammerstein Get 90% of Royalties on Ariana Grande’s “7 Rings”
Disney will formally seal the deal on its $71 billion acquisition of 21st Century Fox at 9 p.m. PT.
Source: Disney Completes 21st Century Fox Acquisition
HBO Asia today unveiled a line-up of brand new Asian original productions that are scheduled to premiere soon.
“FOOD LORE is an eight-episode hour-long anthology series that explores the human condition with narratives inspired by and showcased through the perspectives of Asian cuisines, weaving tales of the tastes and aromas that have filled the Asian souls – tales of longing and forbidden passion, of connection and loss, of childhood memory. Helmed by award-winning Singaporean filmmaker Eric Khoo, the series is shot in eight countries across Asia and directed by some of Asia’s most talented storytellers including Don Aravind (Singapore), Billy Christian (Indonesia), Takumi Saitoh (Japan), Ho Yuhang (Malaysia), Erik Matti (Philippines), Pen-Ek Ratanaruang (Thailand) and Phan Dang Di (Vietnam). FOOD LORE is produced as part of a two-year partnership with the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) in Singapore. Through a series of workshops and collaborations with local companies and talent on HBO Asia Original productions, the partnership aims to develop the content production capabilities of Singapore’s media industry.”
Source: ‘The World Between Us,’ ‘Dream Raider’ and More Asian Original Productions Coming Soon on HBO | Starmometer
Warner Bros seems to be erasing David Ayers’ Suicide Squad from the DCEU canon. James Gunn’s Suicide Squad will be a total reboot.
Source: James Gunn’s SUICIDE SQUAD Will Be a “Total Reboot” – Nerdist
The prayers of fans of the series based on Neil Gailman’s novel have been answered by the premium cabler one week into Season 2
Source: It’s Official! Starz Renews ‘American Gods’ For Third Season, Finds New Showrunner
The DC universe series “Titans” has found its Deathstroke. Esai Morales will portray the fan-favorite assassin in Season 2.
Source: ‘Titans’: Esai Morales Joins DC Universe As Deathstroke
It appears that Ang Lee is continuing to push the limits of film technology with his latest work, “Gemini Man,” which will utilize HFR tech and 3D.
Source: Paramount Is Preparing Theaters For Extra-High Frame Rate/3D Versions Of Ang Lee’s ‘Gemini Man’ Starring Will Smith
Marvel Studios has hired Destin Daniel Cretton to direct “Shang-Chi,” its first superhero movie with an Asian protagonist.
Source: Marvel’s First Asian-Led Superhero Movie, ‘Shang-Chi,’ Finds Director