Exclusive: SeriesFest unveils full line-up & return of Google-backed incubator scheme

International TV festival SeriesFest has unveiled a raft of new additions for the upcoming Denver-based event, as well as the return of its Google-backed development incubator backed by actor Paul Feig. The event’s eighth iteration, which takes place 5-11 May in Colorado, will include a screening of Starz’s upcoming drama Gaslit, followed by a Q&A with […]

SeriesFest unveils shortlist for int’l independent pilot competition

Denver-based SeriesFest has unveiled its selections for its 2022 International Independent Pilot Competition with shows from creators including David Oyelowo and actor Simu Liu, ahead of the May event. More than 50 titles have been shortlisted from emerging voices from all over the world in categories focused on drama, comedy, unscripted, digital shorts and late night. The […]

News round-up: SeriesFest expands line-up; ‘Cleaning Masters’ format travels to Russia; NENT Studios UK picks up 40 hours of Crackit content

SeriesFest updates line-up SeriesFest has revealed new additions to its previously announced line-up ahead of the launch of its sixth annual international television festival tomorrow. Moving online due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the festival will be streaming screenings, panel discussion and workshops from 18-24 June. New to this year’s roster of special network events is a […]

SeriesFest unveils pilot line-up, feat int’l shows & ‘Better Call Saul’s Rhea Seehorn

Colorado-based SeriesFest has unveiled an array of shows from around the world for its Independent Pilot Competition, with a drama starring Better Call Saul’s Rhea Seehorn among the shortlist. The sixth season of the annual festival in Denver, which revealed its move online last month, will take place 18-24 June and include virtual writers rooms, […]

SeriesFest in Denver moves online with streamed panels, premieres

Denver-based SeriesFest is moving online, with its panels, premieres and competition strand to be made available digitally. The annual six-day drama festival will take place as planned 18-24 June and include virtual writers rooms, ‘creator hangouts’, network watch parties and online ‘Pitch-a-thons’ as part of organisers’ plans to work around the Covid-19 pandemic. Online screenings […]