November 20 – A new series for Aidan Gillen, Showmax PBB award, and Jerod Haynes’ virtual theater are in today’s news.
🛸 The Loeries hosts an annual awards for the industry that recognizes and rewards creativity in the brand communications industries for all countries from Africa & the Middle East (more details at https://www.facebook.com/Loeries and https://www.loeries.com/). On November 20th, the streaming service Showmax (South Africa) won a Bronze Loerie for TV ad sfeaturing Project Blue Book. You can watch all these brief ads at this link by clicking on the sheep and the following photos. https://finalists.loeries.com/loeries2020.aspx?link=viewstation_finalist&id=155793
🛸 Aidan Gillen has a new series! Reported to be six episodes, the tentatively titled Killers of the Cosmos will feature Aidan as “a Raymond Chandler-style detective who hunts down existential threats to humanity in a specialist factual series with a graphic novel-like twist.” Produced by the Warner Bros-owned UK production company Wall To Wall, it has been shooting across the U.S. during the COVID19 pandemic. It will air on Discovery’s Science Channel, presumably in in 2021. Read the full article at https://deadline.com/2020/11/aidan-gillen-science-channel-series-killers-of-the-cosmos-wall-to-wall-1234618542/.
Aidan’s Rose Plays Julie is having another U.S. showing, this time via the AFI European Union Film Showcase. This airing, available December 6th at 9:00 AM through December 20th at 11:45 PM, is available for purchase at https://afieu.eventive.org/schedule/rose-plays-julie-5fb421ef371b200029cda423. Please note this film is available only in the authorized US regions of Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia. More at
🛸 Jerod Haynes (Agent Banks) can be seen performing in this free stream of “Baby Cakes”, produced by @RattlestickNY & written by @KareemMLucas. Visit https://www.rattlestick.org/20202021-season/babysteps to watch the video!