Michael Douglas

Monte-Carlo TV Festival to honour Michael Douglas

The Monte-Carlo Television Festival is to honour actor and producer Michael Douglas with its top award, the Crystal Nymph, at its closing ceremony on 18 June. Awarded to a major international television actor to recognise a stellar body of work, the Crystal Nymph will be presented by H.S.H Prince Albert II of Monaco. Douglas began […]

Netflix announces drama and unscripted launches

Netflix has used the TCAs to announce a number of new series coming to the streaming service later this year and into 2019. The headline shows include new limited series starring and produced by Oscar winner Octavia Spencer; new drama from the producers of The Crown; a new Gothic series with Kiernan Shipka of Mad […]

Netflix grabs One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest prequel

SVOD service Netflix has given a two-season commitment to a One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest origin story drama. The series will star Sarah Paulson and will focus on the Nurse Ratched character from the seminal 1975 film, which in turn was based on Ken Kesey’s 1962 novel. The show will reunite Paulson with American […]