Member News 11_17_22

Posted by on November 30, 2022

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CBS Developing Comedy Series ‘Talk Nerdy To Me’ From Dana Schwartz, Dan Hernandez & Benji Samit


Courtesy of Deadline


Writer and podcaster Dana Schwartz is in early development for her single-camera comedy series, Talk Nerdy To Me. The project is produced by legendary duo Dan Hernandez and Benji Samit who first worked on Pokémon Detective Pikachu released in 2019.



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Singing Our Way to Freedom

Courtesy of KPBS


Singing Our Way To Freedom tells the life's work of Chicano singer Ramon "Chunky" Sanchez. The new documentary chronicles the beginnings of Sanchez's farm work in Blythe, California to the moment he receives "one of our nation's highest musical honors at the Library of Congress in Washington D.C". Narrated by actress and entertainment professional Alma Martinez those interested can watch the documentary for free on the PBS App.



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John Leguizamo Fuels Documentary Ambitions at NBC News, MSNBC


Courtesy of Variety


In partnership with NBC News, Actor and comedian John Leguizamo, will soon be debuting a six-episode series titled "Leguizamo Does America". Series director and production partner Ben DeJesus details that "the show is all about celebrating Latino Culture - the food, the music, the arts and the people who are really making an impact."





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TCQ&A: Author Carmen Rita Wong

Courtesy of Tribeca Citizen



Co-Creator and Television host of "On the Money" on CNBC and national advice columnist for Glamour, Latina, Men's Health and Good Housekeeping shares her recent memoir, "Why Didn't You Tell Me?".




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Angelita Mendoza's 'The Blue Drum' Selected for Another Festival

Courtesy of Angelita Mendoza


Director Angelita Mendoza's film "The Blue Drum" was selected for Another Hole In The Head film festival official selection. It takes place in San Francisco in December. Her film has been screened at Reel Sisters Film Festival and Screamfest Horror Film Festival.


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