TV News Roundup: ‘Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me’ Comes to Showtime, ‘Shannara Chronicles’ Adds Season 2 Cast
February 4, 2017 - Finding Carter
In today’s TV news roundup, Showtime makes “Twin Peaks” prequel film “Fire Walk With Me” accessible on a streaming service, Miss America gets an airdate, MTV’s “Shannara Chronicles” adds to a cast, and more.
To serve hype a stirring 18 new episodes of “Twin Peaks,” Showtime will be adding David Lynch’s prequel film “Fire Walk With Me” to a streaming and on-demand library on March 1. The network will also have a linear premiere for a film that same day, during 8/7c. The further of a film, that marks a 7 days heading adult to a heartless murder of Laura Palmer (Sheryl Lee), to a strange TV array on Showtime’s platforms means a “Twin Peaks” uninformed have a eventuality to binge a entirety of a “Twin Peaks” oeuvre forward of a new “Twin Peaks” debut on May 21.
The 97th Miss America Competition will atmosphere Sept. 10 on ABC at 9/8c. The foe will be promote live from Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.
MTV‘s “The Shannara Chronicles” will acquire new expel members aboard a array for a second season, that has only started prolongation in New Zealand. The new faces embody Vanessa Morgan (“Finding Carter”), Malese Jow (“The Flash”), Gentry White (“UnReal”), Caroline Chikezie (“Everly”) and Desmond Chiam (“NCIS: Los Angeles”).
Calling all zombie film aficionados: Your eventuality to compensate loyalty to a master of a genre, George A. Romero, will be Saturday, Feb. 4, when Syfy’s central Facebook page plays horde to a Facebook Live marathon of his 1968 seminal fear classic, “Night of a Living Dead.” In jubilee of Romero’s birthday, a film will loop for 12 hours on a Facebook page commencement at 11:30 a.m., followed by an 11:42 p.m. screening on Syfy’s TV channel.
The Banff World Media Festival has announced a Feature Interview to title a one day conference, BANFF Connect LA. The eventuality will underline an disdainful review with Susanne Daniels, YouTube’s Global Head of Original Content, moderated by Lionsgate Television Group Chairman Kevin Beggs. The dual executives will plead what’s subsequent for a calm attention and try a line-up of strange calm being grown and constructed by YouTube. The annual eventuality will be hold on Feb. 28 during The London West Hollywood.
Actress and producer La La Anthony has sealed an disdainful prolongation partnership with ITV America by that they will emanate a operation of projects to be constructed around Anthony’s company, LaLaLand, underneath a ITV America banner. Anthony is already in growth on an strange array that offers an inside demeanour into a business side of New York City’s hip-hop scene, as good as other projects including documentaries, scripted series, loyal crime and live eventuality series.
Former Kinetic Content Chief handling officer Kathleen Burns has launched Cabana 512 Productions, a radio prolongation association formed in Playa Vista, CA. Cabana 512 specializes in non-fiction television, digital and branded entertainment. Burns was one of a first members of Kinetic Content, and was directly obliged for all aspects of a production, post, authorised and financial teams for a association for a past 6 years. Burns is repped by APA.