Global Media Reacts To Trump Vs. Clinton Debate

Headlines about the first televised debate between US presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump were predominate in much of the world’s media outlets on Tuesday, with many largely opining that Clinton came up trumps.
European press, in particular, lauded Clinton her “poise” and for being “calm” and “well-prepared” for the debate. Left-leaning UK newspaper The Guardian led with the headline “Clinton calm as Trump struggles on issues of racism, sexism and…


For Love or Money? One Couple Doesn’t Have to Choose in This Lovely Spanish Lottery Ad

The lottery may not have much to do with fate, but it’s a lot like love—if you don’t play, you won’t win, says a new ad from Spain.

The three-and-a-half minute commercial for EuroMillions, the country’s national cash raffle, offers a twist on a classic romance—boy meets girl, boy chases girl, boy and girl win gigantic sum of money in long-shot gamble, boy and girl live happily ever after.

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NBCU’s Steve Burke Praises Lester Holt’s Debate Performance

NBCUniversal CEO Steve Burke praised Lester Holt’s moderating of the presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, saying the “NBC Nightly News” anchor “ended up doing a very good job.” Burke confessed Tuesday that he and his colleagues had been “very worried and concerned for Lester,” because “the environment is so tough right now.” But Burke… Read more »

Bangladesh Sends ‘The Unnamed’ to the Oscars

LONDON — The Bangladesh Federation of Film Societies has chosen Tauquir Ahmed’s “The Unnamed” (“Oggatonama”) as the country’s submission to the Academy’s foreign language category. The film looks at the racket surrounding Bangladeshi expatriate laborers around the world and how often identities are exchanged in order to go abroad in pursuit of dollar dreams. Stars… Read more »

Hillary Clinton Wins Out Over Donald Trump in First Presidential Debate – International Media Verdict

Hillary Clinton 1: Donald Trump 0. That looks like the verdict of media outlets outside the U.S. after Monday night’s first presidential debate, while stock markets breathed a sign off relief. “Clinton gets under Trump’s skin in first presidential debate,” the Financial Times’s announced, claiming that the duel “saw a disciplined Mrs Clinton confront… Read more »

Javier Bardem, Penelope Cruz-Starrer ’Escobar’ Closes Slew of Major Territory Pre-Sales (EXCLUSIVE)

BARCELONA — Nu Image has closed a raft of pre-sales on Javier Bardem and Penélope Cruz starrer “Escobar,” which is scheduled to go into production on Oct. 24, directed by Spain’s Fernando León de Aranoa, whose credits include 2002’s San Sebastian Golden Seashell-winner “Mondays in the Sun,” which won Bardem a best actor Spanish Academy… Read more »

New AGENTS OF SHIELD Boss!! Return Of DRUNK HISTORY!! HALT!! Sam Jackson & Cecily Strong On SETH!!

New AGENTS OF SHIELD Boss!! Return Of DRUNK HISTORY!! HALT!! Sam Jackson & Cecily Strong On SETH!! Tuesday TV Talkack!!

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ABC says of tonight’s “Meet The New Boss”:
Daisy sets out to battle Ghost Rider, but at a terrible cost; the new director’s bold agenda shocks everyone.

AMC says of tonight’s “The Threshold”:
Joe and Ryan face the consequences of Joe’s decision; Gordon experiences a crisis of conscience; Donna and Cameron fight about the future.

Premiering tonight: Aftermath (Syfy) Sept. 27 Channel Zero (Syfy) Sept. 27 Drunk History (CC) Sept. 27 Star Plates (Food) Sept. 27 Tosh.0 (CC) Sept. 27
“This Is Us” and “Bull” got great starts on the backs of “The Voice” and “NCIS,” respectively.
Tuesdays, July 26-Sept. 20, 2016 (adults 18-49; older weeks in parentheses; repeats in gray) 3.4 (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) The Voice 2.8 (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) This Is Us 2.2 (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) Bull 2.2 (0.9) (0.9) (0.8) (0.8) (0.8) (0.7) (0.8) (0.7) NCIS 1.5 (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) Dancing/Stars 1.4 (0.8) (—) (0.6) (0.7) (0.6) (0.5) (0.7) (—) NCIS NO 1.2 (0.4) (0.4) (0.4) (0.4) (0.3) (0.3) (—) (—) New Girl 1.1 (0.5) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) Agents of SHIELD 1.1 (0.5) (0.5) (0.5) (0.5) (0.4) (0.4) (—) (—) Brooklyn Nine-Nine 1.0 (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) Scream Queens 0.7 (0.8) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) (—) If Loving You 0.7 (0.9) (0.8)

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Starline Seals TV Deals in U.K., Germany, Spain for Jonas Kaufmann Concert Film (EXCLUSIVE)

Starline Entertainment has closed a raft of international television and VOD deals for “Jonas Kaufmann: An Evening with Puccini,” a concert event film produced by Arts Alliance that played in cinemas worldwide earlier this year. Sky has taken U.K. broadcast rights for the La Scala opera production featuring the acclaimed singer, with Sky Arts additionally… Read more »