‘HITRECORD ON TV’ and ‘Please Like Me’ nominated for Best New Cable Program by the Cablefax Program Awards.
Best New Cable Program
- AMERICA with Jorge Ramos, Fusion Network
- Bring It!, Lifetime Networks
- Broad City, Comedy Central
- Fargo, FX
- Life Below Zero, National Geographic Channel
- HITRECORD ON TV, Pivot
- Please Like Me, Pivot
- True Detective, HBO
- Wahlburgers, A&E
See the full list of nominees: http://www.cablefax.com/eventsawardswebinars/program-top-ops-awards-breakfast?hq_e=el&hq_m=2934357&hq_l=2&hq_v=e33f918b3a
PIVOT LAUNCHES ON PHILO’S LIVE STREAMING TV SERVICE
Campuses Across the Country Will Have Access to @Pivot_TV’s Critically Acclaimed Programming via @WatchPhilo
New York, NY (August 27, 2014) – Participant Media’s television network Pivot announced today that it is launching on Philo, bringing its diverse and unique slate of programming to campuses across the United States. Students at more than a dozen universities will be able to watch…
DRAFTHOUSE FILMS AND PARTICIPANT MEDIA ACQUIRE
OSCAR®- NOMINEE JOSHUA OPPENHEIMER’S ‘THE LOOK OF SILENCE’
Los Angeles, CA & Austin, TX (August 27, 2014) – Drafthouse Films and Participant Media announced today they have jointly acquired all U.S. rights to Oscar®-nominated director Joshua Oppenheimer’s The Look of Silence, executive produced by Oscar-winner Errol Morris (The Fog of War), Oscar-nominee Werner Herzog (Encounters at the End of the…
PARTICIPANT MEDIA JOINS DREAMWORKS STUDIOS FOR
STEVEN SPIELBERG’S ‘UNTITLED COLD WAR SPY THRILLER’
AND THE LIGHT BETWEEN OCEANS
Building on their successful, long-standing relationship, Participant Media is joining DreamWorks Studios on two upcoming films: Steven Spielberg’s “Untitled Cold War Spy Thriller” written by Joel and Ethan Coen, based on an original script by Matt Charman and starring Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance and…
VERTICAL ENTERTAINMENT ACQUIRES OUT OF THE DARK FROM PARTICIPANT MEDIA
Supernatural Thriller Starring Julia Stiles, Scott Speedman, and Stephen Rea Set for Early 2015 Theatrical Release
Los Angeles, CA (August 25, 2012) – Vertical Entertainment and Participant Media today announced that Vertical has acquired U.S. rights to Participant’s supernatural thriller Out of the Dark, and slated the film for an early 2015 theatrical release.
‘Please Like Me,’ a series that is “as savvy with its visuals as it is with the dialogue” is featured on USA TODAY
Have you fallen in love with ‘Please Like Me’ yet?
By Whitney Matheson
USA TODAY - August 21, 2014
Can you remember the last time you fell for a TV show? I’m not talking about a series that offers a decent escape from reality; I’m biding my time with plenty of those this summer. No, I’m referring to that rare gem that presents a world…
Tom Szaky spoke to The Star Ledger about the docu-series ‘Human Resources’, and his company’s work to “expand its recycling mission.”
Is Trenton’s TerraCycle reality show an upcycled version of ‘The Office’ on Pivot TV?
By Times of Trenton Editorial Board
The Star Ledger - August 21, 2014
Sold as fertilizer in used soda bottles, worm excrement set the scene for the still unfolding Cinderella story of TerraCycle.
Founder Tom Szaky began TerraCycle in his Princeton University dorm room, then moved operations into a…
RADiUS ACQUIRES SXSW GRAND JURY AWARD WINNER
‘THE GREAT INVISIBLE’
FROM PARTICIPANT MEDIA
New York, NY and Los Angeles, CA (August 20, 2014) – RADiUS announced today that it has acquired U.S. rights to Participant Media’s critically acclaimed, SXSW Grand Jury Award-winning film, THE GREAT INVISIBLE, written and directed by Margaret Brown, whose THE ORDER OF MYTHS (Independent Lens, 2009) won both a…
Following HITRECORD ON TV!’s win at this year’s Creative Arts Emmy Awards, Joseph Gordon-Levitt appeared last night on Late Show with David Letterman.
AMERICA FERRERA TO HOST PANORAMICA
Participant Media’s Pivot Network and Univision News Present New Series Featuring Eight Original Documentary Films on Topics of Interest to Hispanic Viewers
LOS ANGELES and MIAMI – August 19, 2014 – Pivot, an Emmy® Award-winning television network from Participant Media targeting passionate Millennials and Univision News, the award-winning news division of Univision Communications, Inc. (UCI), the leading media company serving…