EXCLUSIVE: In this era of social media and stress, Quibi is looking to become a destination of relief with The Daily Chill, a premium meditative experience part of their Daily Essentials for those looking for an on-the-go escape from the anxiety that lingers in the air every day. Read more via Deadline.
Washington Post: ‘Murder in the Bayou’: A docuseries about eight unsolved murders aims to expose police corruption
A railroad bisects the town of Jennings, La., dividing the ghetto from the upper-class neighborhoods of Jefferson Davis Parish. Between 2005 and 2009, every few months someone discovered a female body dumped either in a waterway or on a desolate back road. There were eight in total, and they fit a pattern: The women were, […]
In Netflix’s Living Undocumented, an immigration lawyer attempting to enter an Immigration and Customs Enforcement office in Texas with her client in the middle of the night is blocked by an agent who shoves her across the door’s threshold and causes her to fall. Later, the agent returns and allows her inside. Read more via Vulture.
HBO Max is continuing to build out its children’s programming with series orders for two kids competition series. The two shows, “Karma” and “Craftopia,” have both received eight-episode orders at the nascent streamer. “Karma” will be hosted by YouTube star Michelle Khare, while “Craftopia” will be hosted by Lauren Riihimaki, aka LaurDIY of YouTube fame. Khare […]
Deadline: HBO Max Orders Kids Competition Series ‘Karma’ & ‘Craftopia’ Hosted By Michelle Khare & Lauren Riihimaki
HBO Max, the upcoming WarnerMedia streaming platform, is expanding its kids content, giving eight-episode orders to unscripted competition series Karma, from GoodStory Entertainment, and Craftopia from Industrial Media’s B-17 Entertainment, hosted by social media stars Michelle Khare and Lauren Riihimaki (aka LaurDIY), respectively. The streaming service is slated to debut in spring 2020. Read more via Deadline.
“My hope is that I see change,” Gomez said in a behind the scenes video for Living Undocumented. Read more via BuzzFeed.
People: Selena Gomez Premieres Living Undocumented During Emotional Night with Series’ ‘Brave’ Subjects
Selena Gomez’s latest project, Netflix’s Living Undocumented, is available for streaming now. Read more via People.
Immigration policy has preoccupied the national consciousness since 2016, when Donald Trump was elected on the promise to build a wall. The dilemma posed to the producers of Netflix’s Living Undocumented, then, was how to make a compelling, critical show about a story America’s been watching unfold for years. What’s left to say? For co-director and executive […]
(CNN) – “Living Undocumented” is a passionate piece of advocacy filmmaking, one that — for all the tears and heart-wrenching moments — will likely end up preaching to the choir. The Netflix presentation nevertheless puts faces on the toll of US immigration policy, while making a point of noting the role of past administrations as […]