A League of Their Own – Amazon Studios drops a teaser and start date

The series adapts Penny Marshall’s much-loved 1992 baseball movie.  Amazon Studios have delivered a first-look trailer for A League of Their Own, their upcoming series about women’s baseball in the 1940s. The original 1992 movie fictionalised the story of the real-life All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. A worldwide hit, directed by Penny Marshall, its cast … >

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Warlord Chronicles – Bad Wolf’s first project under Sony announced

Sharpe author Bernard Cornwell’s historical fiction trilogy is getting the adaptation treatment.  Last year we watched with interest as Bad Wolf, the production company formed by Jane Tranter and Julie Gardener were acquired by Sony Pictures Television. The Cardiff-based production company has been responsible for the BBC’s adaptation of Phillip Pullman’s His Dark Materials, as … >

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Apple TV+ to explore Dark Matter with Joel Edgerton

The Obi-Wan Kenobi star will lead the sci-fi adaptation for the streamer.  Basking in the glow of their Oscar success with CODA, Apple TV+ are backing another book adaptation. The streaming service has just commissioned Dark Matter to series. Based on Blake Crouch’s novel, the nine-episode series will star Joel Edgerton (Obi-Wan Kenobi, The Underground … >

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The Boys Season 3 gets a mid-2022 launch date

The grown up superheroes show is finally back in June.  Prime TV has announced that the third season of The Boys is landing in a few months. In characteristic style, the news dropped as part of the in-universe Vought News Network (VNN) digital video series Seven on 7 with Cameron Coleman. If you haven’t time … >

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Sony to acquire Bad Wolf in £60m deal

According to Broadcast Now, Sony Pictures Television (SPT) is on the brink of acquiring independent scripted production powerhouse Bad Wolf. Co-founded in 2015 by Jane Tranter and Julie Gardner – and now joined by Natasha Hale, The His Dark Materials producer is set to join SPT in a deal thought to be worth close to … >

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