ITV Studios Withdraws From Mipcom 2021

ITV Studios Withdraws From Mipcom 2021

ITV Studios is the latest super-indie to bow out from October’s Mipcom market in Cannes — traditionally the largest annual confab for the global TV industry. The production-distribution giant joins the likes of “Peaky Blinders” distributor Banijay, whom Report Door revealed was skipping the market back in June, and content powerhouse BBC Studios, which also pulled … Read more

Calculus Creative Invests in Brouhaha Entertainment

Calculus Creative Invests in Brouhaha Entertainment

The Calculus Creative Content EIS Fund, and other funds managed or advised by Calculus, has invested in Brouhaha Entertainment, a newly formed outfit which combines the slates of seasoned producers Gabrielle Tana, Troy Lum and Andrew Mason. Tana produced the Oscar-nominated “Philomena,” “The Invisible Woman” and “The Dig.” Lum founded Hopscotch Films which became Australia’s … Read more

Ariana Grande and Husband Enjoy Night Out at Christina Aguilera’s Show

Ariana Grande and Husband Enjoy Night Out at Christina Aguilera's Show

Ariana Grande and Christina Aguilera keep making each other that much stronger.  Ariana and husband Dalton Gomez attended the 40-year-old “Say Something” vocalist’s concert at Los Angeles’ storied Hollywood Bowl venue on Saturday, July 17, and the “Positions” singer shared pics and footage to social media throughout the weekend of the night out.  “Screaming,” Ariana, 28, … Read more

‘Rick and Morty’ Comes of Age and Raises Hell in ‘Amortycan Grickffiti’

'Rick and Morty' Comes of Age and Raises Hell in 'Amortycan Grickffiti'

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read until you have watched “Rick and Morty” Season 5, Episode 5, “Amortycan Grickffiti.” Leave it to “Rick and Morty” to have an episode that’s one-half a coming-of-age (space) adventure and one-half a “Hellraiser”-inspired action-drama. That’s “Amortycan Grickfitti” in a nutshell, separating the kids (Summer and Morty) from the adults (Rick, … Read more