The Wakeup

Get the key Hollywood + Media Biz news to know by 8:30am EST each morning.

NFL dampens Broadcast TV season debut / CHARTER's $1 Billion judgement / The Bear star sets 2nd movie role
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Zuck's huge 2022 net worth loss / Anne Hathaway gets on-the-rise AMAZON co-star / SNL loses another cast member
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50 CENT leaves STARZ / MAGIC MIKE 3 shifts to Theatrical, gets date / YT exec in lead for WB RECORDS CEO gig
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BLADE RUNNER also gets AMAZON series / AMAZON NFL review / STAR WARS removed from DIS release slate
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McConaughey SKYDANCE pic suddenly canceled / New NETFLIX Ad-Tier projections leak / SONY's Gran Turismo pic gets lead
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#MediaNerd bonus: the total collapse of objective measurement as everyone races to be a 'winner'
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A24's Sofia Coppola PRISCILLA PRESLEY pic / NFL returns big on Sunday night / EMMYS repeat Series winners, but show SQUID love
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Box Office has 2nd worst weekend of 2022 / Chapek meets the press in rebrand push / TIFF's big weekend as OSCAR season resets
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WME gets new Chairmen / Crypto vanishes from NFL ads / Handmaid's Tale sets endgame, sequel future
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NETFLIX eyes 500 Mil subs by mid 2020s - WSJ report / PAR to boost theatrical output / Anna Kendrick, director
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INSTA dumping Shopping page / Serena sets ESPN tennis ratings record / Chris Wallace gets HBOMAX & CNN combo rollout
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TOP GUN bookends the Summer Box Office / SKYSHOWTIME sets launch plan / College Football extends playoffs in new vote
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AMAZON's Russo Bros series budget blows up / THE CROWN sets William & Kate at NFLX / ONLY FANS beat SNAP revenue in 2021
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GOT Dragons showrunner departs / More (poss) NETFLIX Ad-supported details leak / MGM takes new Statham action pic
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A24 sets Nic Cage movie / DISNEY makes unexpected INDIA Cricket move / WAPO biz declines in post Trump era
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APPLE sets Jennifer Connolly for sci-fi series / NETFLIX gives Innaritu pic 6 week theatrical run / Liam Neeson pic goes to OPEN ROAD
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TIKTOK feels Digital Ad spend cutbacks / E! cancels News series, job cuts ensue / NETFLIX Ad Tier pricing rumors leak
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Joe Pesci doing Pete Davidson PEACOCK series / New DC Films leader talk at WB / AMAZON sets Anne Hathaway for younger man romance pic
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WBD is screening BATGIRL for cast & crew / Layoffs hit HBOMAX Euro staff / NETFLIX sets Simu Liu for JLO (Jaffleck?) pic
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IMAX's streaming purchase / FOX head goes to ROKU / NETFLIX changing Comedy special deals to save $$
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NFL dampens Broadcast TV season debut / CHARTER's $1 Billion judgement / The Bear star sets 2nd movie role
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Zuck's huge 2022 net worth loss / Anne Hathaway gets on-the-rise AMAZON co-star / SNL loses another cast member
10
50 CENT leaves STARZ / MAGIC MIKE 3 shifts to Theatrical, gets date / YT exec in lead for WB RECORDS CEO gig
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BLADE RUNNER also gets AMAZON series / AMAZON NFL review / STAR WARS removed from DIS release slate
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McConaughey SKYDANCE pic suddenly canceled / New NETFLIX Ad-Tier projections leak / SONY's Gran Turismo pic gets lead
10
#MediaNerd bonus: the total collapse of objective measurement as everyone races to be a 'winner'
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