Bigg Boss 13 is one of the successful seasons of the controversial reality show, which has been doing extremely well on both BARC (Broadcast Audience Research Council India) and online TRP charts. Due to this, the makers have extended the seasons for five more weeks. This time, the finale will be held in mid-February 2020. Apart from the contestants, the major credit for Bigg Boss' success goes to host Salman Khan. But it is being said that the show has been taking a toll on the actor's health and his family has warned him of the same! Salman Khan's Family Wants Him To Quit Bigg Boss! As per a Deccan Chronicle report, Salman has recovered from a chronic pain condition called Trigeminal Neuralgia, which doesn't allow him to get very angry. But every week, one contestant of the other is getting on his nerves, which isn't good for him. His family is concerned about his health and has apparently asked him to quit the show! Bigg Boss Is Not Good For Salman's Health! A source was quoted … [Read more...] about Bigg Boss Is Not Good For Salman Khan’s Health; Concerned Family Warns Him!
The U.K.-based company is buying the Canadian production equipment and services company as a local Hollywood film boom gathers pace. As Ontario's Hollywood film boom grows, The Ashtead Group has acquired William F. White International, Canada's biggest film, TV and digital production equipment rental business. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but the U.K.-based equipment rental giant — which is colloquially called "Whites" and runs the Sunbelt U.S. construction and industrial equipment rental division —is entering the film production equipment rental business as deep-pocketed Hollywood streamers and studios aggressively lock up studio space, talent and crews in and around Toronto. Whites' customers include major Hollywood studios Warner Bros, Walt Disney, Universal Studios, MGM and Lionsgate and Silicon Valley players like Amazon Prime and Apple as they enter the TV streaming space and require original content of their own. Paul Bronfman, chairman and CEO of Whites … [Read more...] about Ashtead Group Acquires Movie Equipment Rental Giant William F. White International
Grant has been campaigning to stop Johnson from winning the U.K.'s general election, joining other names from the world of entertainment, including Steve Coogan, Mark Rylance, Julie Christie and Rob Delaney. The U.K.’s general election – taking place Dec. 12 and regarded as one of the most critical political moments for Britain in some time – has seen, like many elections before it, several figures from the world of entertainment come out to offer their two cents. Many have voiced their support for the opposition Labour Party, but in the case of Hugh Grant, it’s simply anything but the Conservatives. The Paddington 2 star, a vocal advocate for the U.K. staying in the European Union, has been campaigning in various parts of the country for tactical voting in order to prevent ardent Leave backer Boris Johnson forming a government. “I think it’s a national emergency and I think we’re staring into an abyss, and I thought, ‘What can I … [Read more...] about Hugh Grant on Boris Johnson’s ‘Love Actually’ Election Video: “Maybe That’s Where the Rubles Went”
EXCLUSIVE: Discovery and Channel 4 are teaming up to co-produce a U.S. version of the hit British documentary series 24 Hours In Police Custody. Deadline has learned that ITV Studios-owned production company The Garden Productions has been working on the show for a number of months after securing access to the Kansas City Police Department in Missouri. The plan is that 24 Hours In Police Custody USA (working title) will broadcast on Investigation Discovery in America and on Channel 4 in the UK. Discovery is the lead co-production partner. The British version of 24 Hours In Police Custody launched in 2014 and uses fixed-rig cameras to capture 24 hours inside a police station, providing an unfiltered look at how detectives work to investigate major crimes. The show has run for eight seasons, with the Bedfordshire Police and Cambridgeshire Constabulary welcoming in cameras. It started as a sister show to 24 Hours In A&E, another format made by The Garden. Investigation … [Read more...] about Discovery & Channel 4 Team Up For U.S. Version Of ’24 Hours In Police Custody’
"You would be hard pressed to suggest that Disney+ is a replacement service for Netflix," John Stankey tells the UBS Global TMT Conference in New York. "You would be hard pressed to say Disney+ is a replacement [for HBO Max]." Telecom giant AT&T is optimistic that consumers will find the higher $15 a month price of upcoming streaming service HBO Max worth it compared to cheaper options, such as Disney+, president and COO and WarnerMedia CEO John Stankey told an investor conference on Tuesday. Disney+ has half the content "we have at half the price, and we [will] have twice the content we currently have at the same price" of the current HBO, he said at the UBS Global TMT (Technology, Media & Telecommunications) Conference in New York in a session that was webcast. Arguing that HBO Max will have a "compelling price proposition" and that "appeals to the entire family," Stankey added: "The household will be going to be saying that is a good investment for the household" with … [Read more...] about WarnerMedia CEO Says Consumers Will Find HBO Max Price “Compelling”