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    Hulu Orders Second Season of ‘Castle Rock’

    “Castle Rock,” the horror-themed anthology series from J.J. Abrams and Stephen King, has been greenlit for a second season. Debuting on July 25, the show takes place in the fictional Maine town of Castle Rock, which has served as the setting for a number of King’s novels and short stories. While the first six-episode season of […]

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    ‘Jeopardy!’ Makes its Streaming Debut on Hulu

    After 35 years in first-run syndication, “Jeopardy!” from Sony Pictures Television has made its streaming debut on Hulu. To celebrate the premiere, Hulu has curated 60 episodes of some of “Jeopardy’s” flagship special events, including a tournament of Champions, a college championship, a kids week, a battle of the decades, and some of the show’s fan-favorite contestants throughout […]

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    Hulu Announces Thriller ‘Safe Harbour’

    Hulu has acquired Australian series “Safe Harbour” for its U.S. debut as a Hulu Original Series. In a deal with NBCUniversal Television and New Media Distribution, the four-part event drama tells the story of five Australians on a yachting holiday from Darwin to Indonesia, whose idyllic vacation takes a disastrous turn when they come across […]

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    New Hulu Documentary to Premiere in Theaters and on Hulu in August

    Hulu announced a deal to acquire whistleblower doc “CRIME + PUNISHMENT” as a Hulu documentary. After debuting at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival, “CRIME + PUNISHMENT” went on to win the U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award for Social Impact Filmmaking, and has garnered numerous awards, including the Grand Jury Prize at the 2018 Independent Film […]

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    PromaxBDA: Highlights from the 2018 Conference

    Last week, from June 11 to June 14, was the PromaxBDA 2018 Conference at the Hilton Hotel in New York City. Learn, create and connect: it was a potpourri of attendees and represented companies including ABC, Amazon Studios, AMC Networks, A+E Networks, AT&T Entertainment Group, BBC, Bell Media, BET Networks, Bravo, CBS, CNN, Comedy Central, […]

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    ‘UnReal’ Heads to Hulu for Fourth Season

    Lifetime drama “UnReal,” featuring Shiri Appleby as a young reality television producer working with her unscrupulous boss (Constance Zimmer), is moving to Hulu for its upcoming fourth season. The series will shift from a cable show with a second-run window on Hulu to Hulu as its primary outlet (and Lifetime in second runs). A+E and […]

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    Fremantle Media North America to Bring ‘Michaelangelo’ to Hulu

    FremantleMedia North America (FMNA) has announced a first-look deal with Bob Cooper’s Landscape Entertainment. The first project in development through this new partnership is a scripted drama for Hulu centered on Michelangelo, written by South African-British author, Richard Mason (“The Drowning People”). The series will detail the life of the brilliant and troubled artist, told through a modern lens […]

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    FX Acquires The New York Times Series ‘The Weekly’

    FX has landed the first-run North American rights to The New York Times series “The Weekly,” in partnership with Hulu, which will be the exclusive SVOD streaming home to new episodes of the series the day after air. In addition to the FX linear telecast and Hulu, episodes will also be available on FX’s VOD […]

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    Hulu Orders Horror Series ‘Light As a Feather’

    Hulu has given a 10-episode straight-to-series order for “Light as a Feather,” from AwesomenessTV, Wattpad and Kelsey Grammer’s Grammnet. The supernatural thriller is based on a story by Zoe Aarsen. Created by Lee Fleming Jr., “Light As a Feather” follows five teen girls as they deal with the supernatural fallout stemming from an innocent game of “Light as a […]

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