Nicole Kidman

Hulu’s subscriber base balloons to 28m

Disney and Comcast-backed streaming service Hulu has grown its total customer base to over 28m, including 26.8m paying customers, the outfit has revealed. The news that the SVOD service has added 3.8m paying customers so far this year means its US growth far outpaced that of Netflix, which added 1.7m customers in its home market […]

Amazon beefs up drama slate

Amazon Prime Video has announced a number of new shows aimed at consolidating the service’s position among the prestige drama market. The headline announcement is an October debut for The Romanoffs, the first new show from Mad Men creator and showrunner Matthew Weiner. The original anthology series is set to premiere on Friday, 12th October […]

Amazon inks first look TV deal with Nicole Kidman

Amazon Studios has signed a first look deal with Oscar winner, Nicole Kidman (Big Little Lies) and her prodco, Blossom Films, for film, television series, and digital content. The companies will work together to develop original series that will be available exclusively on Amazon Prime globally, as well as movies that will have a cinema release. Blossom […]

BBCWW unveils Showcase line-up

BBC Worldwide will launch a new dramas from Jimmy McGovern, the new Top of the Lake season with Nicole Kidman, and the much-anticipated crime series McMafia at its Showcase event later this month. The commercial arm of the UK pubcaster said it will host 700 buyers at the event in Liverpool, which will also see […]