Television Academy Foundation Adds Two to Board of Directors

The Television Academy Foundation named two new members to its board of directors: Nne Ebong, vice president of overall deals for series at Netflix, and Jamila Hunter, executive vice president of programming and development at Freeform. Both have been elected to three-year terms. At Netflix, Ebong leads the development of original series under creative partnerships … Read more

Domhnall Gleeson, Lenny Abrahamson project receives Irish Film Board funding | News

Lenny Abrahamson’s forthcoming adaptation of Sarah Waters’ acclaimed wartime ghost story The Little Stranger is among the films being supported by the Irish Film Board in its latest round of funding decisions. Projects by Mary McGuckian, Carmel Winters and British/Cambodian filmmaker Hong Khaou are also among those given production funding support, as is a drama … Read more

Irish Film Board (IFB) Launches 2018 Slate Of Productions

The Irish Film BoardFís Éireann/Screen Ireland (FÉ/SI) is the national development agency for Irish filmmaking and the Irish film, television and animation industry. (IFB), the national development agency for the Irish film, television and animation industry is today launching Irish Film 2018, the slate of IFB supported productions coming to audiences this year.  The publication follows … Read more

Kirsten Sheridan, PJ Harvey projects receive Irish Film Board Funding (exclusive) | News

New projects from filmmakers Kirsten Sheridan, Ian Fitzgibbon and Mark O’Halloran are among those being backed by the Irish Film Board in its latest round of funding decisions. A forthcoming animated TV series co-helmed by Irish Oscar nominee Nora Twomey is also being supported by the national film body, as is a new documentary featuring … Read more

David Steward Retires From Centene’s Board Of Directors

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) today announced that David L. Steward has retired from Centene’s Board of Directors, effective October 6, 2021. Mr. Steward has served on Centene’s Board since 2003. Given Mr. Steward’s demanding schedule, his decision to retire was based on his desire to dedicate more time … Read more

Independent Film & Television Alliance Announces New Chairperson And Board Of Directors

The Independent Film & Television Alliance today announced the results of its annual elections to select the Chairperson and Board of Directors for the organization for the 2021-2023 term. The elections took place by electronic ballot and the results were unveiled during IFTA’s Meeting of the Board of Directors on September 30. Clay Epstein, President … Read more

‘Happy Valley’ director Neasa Hardiman receives Irish Film Board Funding | News

A forthcoming film from BAFTA winner Neasa Hardiman and upcoming projects from Oscar nominees Lenny Abrahamson, Tomm Moore and Jim Sheridan are among those being supported by the Irish Film Board in its latest round of funding decisions. Levels of production funding have significantly increased this quarter, indicating that the Irish film industry is gearing … Read more

Neil Jordan’s ‘The Widow’ with Chloe Grace Moretz receives Irish Film Board funding | News

New works from Neil Jordan and John Butler are among the projects being supported by the Irish Film Board in its latest round of funding decisions. Upcoming projects from Kirsten Sheridan, Roddy Doyle and Stefanie Preissner, which are in development, are also being backed by the national film body. The Widow, co-written by Jordan and … Read more

21st Century Fox Agrees to Higher Offer From Disney

Walt disney Co. raised its offer to purchase most of 21st Century Fox FOX 1.51% to more than $71.3 billion in cash and stock, topping an unsolicited offer from rival Comcast Corp. and escalating the bidding war for the coveted media properties. Fox, in a news release, said the new Disney DIS 4.04% deal “is … Read more

Resident Evil is Getting A Board Game

Fans of tabletop games and Resident Evil can join together in anticipation of the newest board game adaptation of the classic horror game franchise. There’s a lot of Resident Evil content for fans of the franchise to interact with outside of the core series of games. From books to movies to the many spinoff titles, … Read more