Hitmaker Ryan Murphy (Glee, American Horror Story) inked a 5-year deal with Netflix. Murphy’s agreement with 21st Century Fox expires this summer. “The history of this moment is not lost on me,” said Murphy. “I am a gay kid from Indiana who moved to Hollywood in 1989 with $55 in savings in my pocket, so the fact that my dreams have crystallized and come true in such a major way is emotional and overwhelming to me.” Netflix, which signed Shonda Rhimes (Scandal) to a $100 million deal in August, has said it expects to spend up to $8 billion on content this year.
The Pac-12 Conference forged a multi-year partnership with Nike making the apparel company the official athletic apparel partner and athletic footwear partner of the Conference and all Pac-12 championship events, including the Pac-12 Football Championship Game and both the Pac-12 Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournaments. The multi-year agreement will also see Nike integrated into apparel […]
Former NFLer Tim Tebow will host upcoming CBS competition series Million Dollar Mile, currently in production in LA. Joining Tebow as sports commentators are Matt “Money” Smith, the voice of the LA Chargers, and ESPN reporter Maria Taylor. Contestants on the show, from exec producer LeBron James, brave a challenging course as they vie for […]
As the last four drivers prepare to race for a title at Homestead-Miami Speedway this weekend, NASCAR and Snap Inc. unveiled plans to will bring the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Championship to life through unique activations and content experiences for Snapchatters worldwide. Snapcodes allowing fans to directly follow NASCAR, teams and drivers on […]
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee special Holiday on I.C.E.! airs Wednesday, December 19, at 10:30p on TBS. Bee will be joined at New York’s PlayStation Theater by special guests including skating superstar and Olympic medalist Adam Rippon.
Fixer Upper stars Chip and Joanna Gaines are teaming with Discovery Inc. to start their own lifestyle-focused network. “We’re excited to be back,” Chip Gaines told The Tonight Show’s Jimmy Fallon on Friday (after which Joanna posted on Instagram, “Ummm @chipgaines may or may not have gotten a little ahead of himself and let the […]