BBC Acquires Fremantle’s Samuel L. Jackson Docuseries ‘Enslaved’

The U.K.’s BBC has acquired four-part documentary series “Enslaved: The Lost History of the Transatlantic Slave Trade,” featuring actor and human rights activist Samuel L. Jackson from producer and distributor Fremantle. The series, directed by Simcha Jacobovici (“Atlantis Rising”), sheds … Read more…

QuinStreet, Inc. Acquires Modernize to Establish Leading Home Improvement Marketplace

Today, we are thrilled to announce Modernize has been acquired by QuinStreet, Inc., a leader in performance marketplace products and technologies. “Modernize Home Services” will serve as QuinStreet’s flagship brand in home services going forward, advancing its mission to set the … Read more…

Gravitas Acquires ‘Lost Transmissions’; Cleopatra Entertainment Nabs ‘Game of Death’; Random Media Lands ‘Vampire Dad’ – Film Briefs

Producers are Filip Jan Rymsza for Royal Road Entertainment, Tory Lenosky for Pulse Films, Al Di for Underlying Tension, and Royal Road’s Olga Kagan. O’Brien served as an executive producer alongside … news entertainment – BingNews BEST ENTERTAINMENT UPDATE:

Alpha Violet Acquires Fernanda Valadez’s Sundance-Selected ‘Sin Señas Particulares’ (EXCLUSIVE)

BUENOS AIRES  — Paris-based Alpha Violet  has acquired international rights to Fernanda Valadez’s feature debut, “Sin Señas Particulares,” which world premieres in World Dramatic Competition at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival. Announced this week, the Sundance selection comes on top … Read more…

Cinephil Acquires AI-Themed Political Thriller Documentary ‘iHuman’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Tel Aviv-based Cinephil has acquired worldwide rights to Tonje Hessen Schei’s (“Drone”) “iHuman,” a political thriller documentary about artificial intelligence, power and social control. U.S.-based sales agent ro*co films is representing North America on the film which will have its … Read more…

Amazon acquires start-up Health Navigator, its first health-related purchase since PillPack

Over a year after purchasing PillPack, Amazon has acquired a start-up called Health Navigator to go deeper in the digital health space. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

Must Read: Lanvin Names Bruno Sialelli as Creative Director, Bravado Acquires Epic Rights

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Tuesday. Lanvin names Bruno Sialelli as creative director On Monday, Lanvin that announced Bruno Sialelli is taking over as its new creative director. Sialelli joins the French fashion house from Loewe, where he was the … … Read more…