Banijay, led by CEO Marco Bassetti, was founded 11 years ago and is one of the largest independent TV producers. Its production banners include Keeping Up With the Kardashians producer Bunim Murray Productions, Stephen David Entertainment and Banijay Studios North America, which this year unveiled it would produce the game show Don't with Ryan Reynolds for ABC in the U.S., as well as Popstars maker Screentime in Australia and Survivor producer Castaway Television in the U.K. The company is owned by LOV Group and DeA Communications, with Vivendi also owning a stake. … [Read more...] about France’s Banijay to Acquire Endemol Shine, Creating TV Production Giant
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Ace choreographer Saroj Khan died of cardiac arrest today (July 3, 2020) at the Guru Nanak Hospital in Mumbai. She was suffering from diabetes and age-related illness. Since the news of her demise broke out, many Bollywood celebrities have been mourning the sad news, and sharing their fond memories of the late choreographer. … [Read more...] about Remo D’Souza Remembers Saroj Khan: I Was Very Close To Her, She Has A Big Influence On Me
Colbert threw a few suggestions at him including doing it in a limo with a partition (“I just worry that would take away from the intimacy of that and I’ve got to question the artist that would do that”), a motorcycle with a sidecar (“sound issues”) and with French helmet-wearing pop stars Daft Punk “That’s a great device for not contracting Coronavirus but I don’t know if the chat would be that great”). … [Read more...] about Stephen Colbert & James Corden Discuss Making Late-Night TV Under Quarantine, ‘Carpool Karaoke’ & “A Quest For Education”
Chandu Gowda admits that Roberrt starring Darshan holds a special place in his heart. He said, "I just cannot thank Tharun sir enough for this opportunity. As an actor, apart from the character what really works for one actor or artiste is the screentime and I have it in this film. Also, it's a really interesting character and I have never played this kind of a baddie before. My character is quite close to my heart, although, I can't reveal much about the character." … [Read more...] about Chandu Gowda Gets An Answer From The Makers Of Darshan’s Roberrt When He Asked About Release Date!
I think people are realizing, “Oh s**t. I didn’t know we were a part of the problem.” Hopefully from soup to nuts, every aspect of every business will ask, “Where have I leaned into this bias and where have I not done my part?” and not just, “Be a good person.” A good person means actually trying to take things apart that aren’t working. It’s trying to attack injustice wherever you can, where you are. So, if those things become in some way, codified in our business, outside of things like diversity mandates, and the recognition of the disparity that we have in certain positions, we’ll be able to point to when and why it happened, but that remains to be seen en masse. I don’t know that that’s going to happen industry-wide because we’re still in this moment and people are not sure what to do. Obviously, the concern is things tend to revert and go back to the way they were because we are humans. It’s hard … [Read more...] about ‘Black Monday’ Star Don Cheadle Talks Trump & The Showtime Series’ All-Too-Real Dark Comedy