Gwyneth Paltrow

Netflix lands Ryan Murphy political comedy series

Streaming service Netflix has beaten off rivals Amazon and Hulu to secure the latest comedy from Glee and American Horror Story creator Ryan Murphy. Capture of The Politician, which has landed a two-season straight-to-series order, is a boon for Netflix, which has been targeting big name producers in recent months. Murphy, Brad Falchuk and Ian […]

Planet of the Apps goes to Lightspeed

Venture capital business Lightspeed has come on board Apple original series Planet of the Apps. The VC firm has committed US$10 million to fund development of the apps that come out of the series. Planet of the Apps will search for hot new app developers as they compete to create new digital businesses. The show is […]

Paltrow, Will.I.Am. join Apple unscripted series

Actor Gwyneth Paltrow and singer Will.I.Am. have signed on to appear in and executive produce an upcoming unscripted series for tech giant Apple as it continues to move into original content. The pair will act as mentors, along with digital entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk, in Planet of the Apps, which Ben Silverman and Howard T. Owens’ […]