Kate Hudson Joins ‘Truth Be Told’ Season 2 at Apple

Variety – October 16, 2020 at 11:00AM:


Kate Hudson has signed on to star in Season 2 of the Apple drama series “Truth Be Told.” In her first regular television role, Hudson will appear alongside series lead Octavia Spencer. Spencer returns as Poppy Parnell, a true crime podcaster, in the second season. Hudson will play Micah Keith, a lifestyle guru.

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Zazie Beetz Isn’t ‘Alive Or Dead’ In The Visually Stunning ‘Nine Days’ Trailer

UPROXX – October 12, 2020 at 11:47AM:

Will (Winston Duke) spends his days in a remote outpost watching the live Point of View (POV) on TV’s of people going about their lives, until one subject perishes, leaving a vacancy for a new life on earth. Soon, several candidates — unborn souls — arrive at Will’s to undergo tests determining their fitness, facing oblivion when they are deemed unsuitable. But Will soon faces his own existential challenge in the form of free-spirited Emma (Zazie Beetz), a candidate who is not like the others, forcing him to turn within and reckon with his own tumultuous past. Fueled by unexpected power, he discovers a bold new path forward in his own life. Making his feature-film debut after a series of highly acclaimed and award-winning short films and music videos, Japanese Brazilian director Edson Oda delivers a heartfelt and meditative vision of human souls in limbo, aching to be born against unimaginable odds, yet hindered by forces beyond their will.

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Mystery Drama ‘Pandora’s Box & Ship’

Deadline – October 9, 2020 at 05:18PM:


Significant Mother and Life Sentence creators Erin Cardillo and Richard Keith are heading back to The CW. The network has put into development mystery drama Pandora’s Box and Ship from the pair. The duo will write and exec produce via their production firm In Good Company with the Veronica Mars creator Rob Thomas.

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‘American Heritage’ Drama From Matt Lopez In Works At ABC With Put Pilot Commitment

Deadline – October 9, 2020 at 10:36AM:


ABC is developing American Heritage, a drama from writer Matt Lopez (Bedtime Stories). The network bought the project preemptively with a put pilot commitment. Written by Lopez, American Heritage is an epic drama about two Latinx immigrant families vying for wealth, power, and the American Dream in California’s Sonoma Valley.

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Allison Janney’s Drama ‘Breaking News in Yuba County’ Bought by MGM

Film – Variety – October 7, 2020 at 10:11AM:


The North American rights to Allison Janney’s drama-comedy “Breaking News in Yuba County” have been bought by MGM, which will release the film on Jan. 29, 2021 through its relaunched American International Pictures label. Janney stars as an overlooked pencil pusher who catches her husband in bed with another woman, which causes him to die […]

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