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 […]