Television

R&B star Lizzo to produce TV programming for Amazon’s streaming service

R&B star Lizzo to produce TV programming for Amazon’s streaming service

Published 07/08/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Grammy-winning R&B star Lizzo has signed a deal to produce television programming for Amazon.com Inc’s Prime Video streaming service, the singer [more…]

From omelet to octopus, Selena Gomez gets quarantine busy with TV cooking show

From omelet to octopus, Selena Gomez gets quarantine busy with TV cooking show

Published 05/08/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Singer-actress Selena Gomez has been cooking up a storm during the coronavirus lockdown and is now ready to share her hilarious [more…]

‘Made in Italy’ film becomes healing process for Liam Neeson and son

‘Made in Italy’ film becomes healing process for Liam Neeson and son

Published 05/08/2020

(Reuters) - Eleven years after the sudden death of actress Natasha Richardson, her husband Liam Neeson and their son have found renewed healing in their [more…]

NBA’s return doubles typical regular-season audience, broadcaster TNT says

NBA’s return doubles typical regular-season audience, broadcaster TNT says

Published 31/07/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The NBA’s return to regular-season play for the first time in four months averaged 3.4 million viewers for a close contest [more…]

Ellen DeGeneres TV show to make workplace changes after probe of culture

Ellen DeGeneres TV show to make workplace changes after probe of culture

Published 31/07/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Ellen DeGeneres on Thursday sent an emotional message to the staff of her television talk show saying she was taking steps [more…]

Prolific U.S. TV host Regis Philbin dies at 88, People magazine reports

Prolific U.S. TV host Regis Philbin dies at 88, People magazine reports

Published 26/07/2020

(Reuters) - Regis Philbin, a familiar face to TV viewers as an energetic and funny talk and game show host who logged more hours in [more…]

Child YouTube star Ryan Kaji adds lockdown fun, virus education to repertoire

Child YouTube star Ryan Kaji adds lockdown fun, virus education to repertoire

Published 16/07/2020

(Reuters) - Young YouTube sensation Ryan Kaji’s star has kept rising during the coronavirus lockdowns. The eight-year-old, who first began his channel “Ryan’s World” on [more…]

Masked and distanced, Spanish PM Sanchez hits the campaign trail

Masked and distanced, Spanish PM Sanchez hits the campaign trail

Published 28/06/2020

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez wore a mask and avoided shaking hands with supporters at a political rally on Sunday as the [more…]

California says film and TV production can resume as early as June 12

California says film and TV production can resume as early as June 12

Published 06/06/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Film and TV cameras can start rolling in California as soon as June 12, state officials said on Friday as they [more…]

Books about racial discrimination become best-sellers as U.S. protests grow

Books about racial discrimination become best-sellers as U.S. protests grow

Published 04/06/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - From “White Fragility” to “The New Jim Crow,” literature about the history of racial discrimination in the United States is selling [more…]