"Sometimes I sound like gravel and sometimes I sound like coffee and cream," Nina Simone remarks of her signature husky tenor at one point in Liz Garbus' documentary "What Happened, Miss Simone?"
Netflix has teamed with studio RadicalMedia to produce “What Happened, Miss Simone?”, a documentary about the legendary singer and pianist from filmmaker Liz Garbus slated to debut worldwide on the…
“Boardwalk Empire” star Steve Buscemi and AOL are teaming on original series "Park Bench," which presents New Yorkers’ take on the people, places and spirit of their city. FremantleMedia Intl. will…
Jay Z, Kanye West, Pearl Jam, Run-D.M.C. and Passion Pit are just a few of the top musicians featured in “Made in America,” a doc acquired by Showtime from Imagine Entertainment. Produced by…
Radical Media, the production company with credits including doc “Paradise 3: Purgatory” and Sundance Channel skein “Iconoclasts,” has begun development on a documentary about the life of Nina…
Image Entertainment is summoning "I Am ZoZo," acquiring U.S. rights to helmer-scribe Scott Di Lalla's Ouija board thriller.
Condé Nast, in biggest bid yet to parlay lifestyle magazine franchises into video entertainment, announced plans to deliver slate of more than 30 new online shows this year — adding channels for…
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Harvey Keitel, Brenda Blethyn, Ellen Burstyn and Luis Guzman will star opposite Forest Whitaker in indie drama “Enemy Way.” Tessalit Productions is producing. Rachid Bouchareb is directing from a…
FremantleMedia, whose TV formats include "Idols," "Got Talent" and "The X Factor," has tapped Keith Hindle as CEO of its newly created Digital & Branded Entertainment division.