Inside the Actor’s Studio

Ovation TV’s ‘Inside The Actors Studio’ reboot shapes up with Greta Gerwig, Alfre Woodard

Ovation TV’s reboot of Inside The Actors Studio is shaping up. The US arts network will feature Oscar-nominated director Greta Gerwig (Lady Bird) as host, interviewing Golden Globe and Emmy Award winner Laura Dern. Tony Award nominee LaTanya Richardson Jackson is also set to interview Emmy Award-winning actor Alfre Woodard. Dern stars as “Marmee March” […]

Ovation to relaunch Inside The Actors Studio

US arts network Ovation TV is the new home of Bravo’s long-running interview programme Inside The Actors Studio. The channel holds exclusive linear and digital rights in the US to new episodes of the show, which is presented as an acting seminar to students at the Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts at Pace University’s […]

CableReady files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

US-based distributor CableReady has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in a US court. The company, run by industry veteran Gary Lico (above), said it had explored all options to stave off Chapter 11 including the sale of the business. Lico, a well-known industry figure and regular attendee at all international programming markets founded the […]

MIPTV News: CABLEready secures pre-market deals

International distributor CABLEready has secured 170 hours of programming deals ahead of MIPTV, including deals with Discovery and BSkyB. Discovery in France has bought two season of Oddities, which comes from US producer Leftfield Pictures and follows the extraordinary science uncovered by the proprietors of Manhattan’s Obscura Antiques & Oddities. The deal comprises a total […]