New Hollywood Podcast: Diane Guerrero Talks Her Passion For Immigration Reform & Journey To ‘Orange Is The New Black’
Diane Guerrero has appeared in Orange is the New Black and Jane the Virgin and although she has given us memorable characters in acclaimed shows, it is what is happening in her own personal life that is admirable.
When the three-time Screen Actors Guild award winner stopped by the New Hollywood Podcast, she came to talk about her experience in the industry as a Latina actress, her time on OITNB, Jane the Virgin as well as Superior Donuts. But it was her story about her… Read
The Week In Deadline Videos & Podcasts: W. Kamau Bell, ‘Uncle Drew’ & ‘Power’ Reviews
This week, watch Pete Hammond reviews of the basketball comedy Uncle Drew as well as Dominic Patten’s thoughts on the season 5 premiere of Power. There are also new episodes of the New Hollywood Podcast and the Crew Call Podcast for your ears as well as Deadline’s Contenders Emmys video series for your viewing pleasure.
In addition to catching up on our weekly video series The Actor’s Side, Next Generation TV, Behind The Lens, and Production Value, make sure you watch… Read
Martellus Bennett, Former NFL Star, To Debut Animated ‘A.J.’ Series
Former National Football League Pro Bowl tight end Martellus Bennett retired recently from the violent world of pro football. Now he’s focusing on a softer side, bowing a children’s animated series next month.
The Fantastical Adventures of A.J. is based on the universe created by Bennett in his first two books, Hey A.J., It's Saturday, followed by Hey A.J., It's Bedtime, which also spun off some interactive apps and a podcast, the Hey A.J. Show. All of the works are… Read
New Hollywood Podcast: W. Kamau Bell Talks ‘United Shades Of America’, Spending Time With The KKK & Cultural Appropriation
Stand-up comedian and activist W. Kamau Bell is known for many projects. He has two podcasts: “Politically Re-Active” with Hari Kondabolu as well as “Denzel Washington Is The Greatest Actor Of All Time Period” with Kevin Avery. He also has his own comedy special Private School Negro which debuts today on Netflix. He combines his talent for socio-political commentary and comedy in United Shades of America, a different kind of CNN travel series that dives into lives of… Read
‘Dear White People’ Creator Justin Simien Launches ‘Don’t @ Me’ Podcast
Director-writer and newly minted Academy member Justin Simien is taking his voice to the podcast universe with his new podcast “Don’t @ Me.”
In the trailer below, the creator of Netflix’s acclaimed comedy Dear White People describes the KCRW podcast as an “attitude.” Each episode will feature conversations with actors, artists and creators who are shaping our culture.
“It's when you want to say something on your Twitter or Instagram without getting hit by immediate ‘well… Read
The Week In Deadline Videos & Podcasts: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tanya Saracho, And DeWanda Wise
From Patrick Melrose to Vida to She’s Gotta Have It, this week’s slate of videos and podcasts are filled with the talented women of Hollywood.
In this week’s The Actor’s Side, Pete Hammond talks to Oscar-nominated actress Jennifer Jason Leigh. Known for her roles in Last Exit to Brooklyn and the classic Fast Times at Ridgemont High, she now stars in the Showtime's acclaimed limited series Patrick Melrose
Dominic Patten talks to Vida executive producer Tanya Saracho in the… Read
TV Talk Podcast: Emmy Voters, Here Are The Hot Races We’re Talking About
We are in the final days of phase 1 of Emmy voting and for this week's Deadline Podcast: TV Talk we spotlight the races and shows that are the greatest hits of television 2018.
From the drama of the Best Actress, Drama category with The Crown's Claire Foy vs. The Handmaid's Tale's Elisabeth Moss to the potential Jeff Daniels and Benedict Cumberbatch battle in the Best Actor Limited Series or TV Movie, there are primetime hits galore to be mined. In a year when HBO’s Veep… Read
UTA And Cadence13 Launch Ramble Podcast Network For Digital Stars
UTA is teaming with podcast and media company Cadence13 to launch Ramble, a podcast network that will feature digital stars including Rhett and Link, Hannah Hart and Flula Borg. The new network will feature a team of producers that will work alongside talent to create audio-focused content, with the plan to extend their brands beyond podcasting to social media, events and merchandise.
The Hollywood agency already has a dedicated podcast division repping networks including… Read
Gallup Poll: 62% Of Americans Believe News Is Biased & 44% Say It’s Inaccurate
Two new Gallup polls have found that wide swaths of the American population believe that the media is biased, inaccurate and full of misinformation – just as President Donald Trump says. One poll found that 62% of U.S. adults believe that the news they see in newspapers, on television or hear on the radio is biased and that 44% say it’s inaccurate.
An accompanying poll found that 39% of Americans believe that the news they see on television, read in newspapers or hear on… Read
New Hollywood Podcast: ‘She’s Gotta Have It’ Star DeWanda Wise Talks “Ebbs And Flows” Of Her Career As A Black Actress
Before DeWanda Wise took the lead role of Nola Darling in Spike Lee’s Netflix revival of his 1986 film She’s Gotta Have It, she had a storied career which ranged from cutting her teeth on the theater scene in New York to auditioning for roles in Avatar and Children of Men.
Wise stopped by the New Hollywood Podcast before heading back to Brooklyn to film the second season of She’s Gotta Have It to talk about her career of “ebbs and flows” of her acting career and what she… Read
The Week In Deadline Videos & Podcasts: Jason Bateman, Jonathan Tucker, And The ‘Queen Sugar’ Cast
From Arrested Development and Ozark star Jason Bateman to the cast and showrunner of Queen Sugar to our Contenders Emmys video series, there are tons of Deadline videos and podcasts to catch up on from the past two weeks.
In addition to chatting with This Is Us star Mandy Moore, Pete Hammond talked to Jason Bateman about his duo of Netflix shows Arrested Development and Ozark on The Actor’s Side video series.
On the Next Generation TV video series, Dominic Patten chatted… Read
New Hollywood Podcast: ‘Queen Sugar’ Showrunner & Cast On What To Expect In Season 3 – ATX
This week, Amanda N’Duka and I are excited to bring you a special live episode from the ATX Television Festival featuring Queen Sugar cast Dawn Lyen-Gardner, Rutina Wesley and Kofi Siriboe as well as season three showrunner Kat Candler.
After an advanced screening of an episode of the OWN drama series from Ava DuVernay and Oprah Winfrey, the panel talked to us and the audience at the Alamo Drafthouse about what to expect from this season which continues DuVernay’s… Read