December 11: Lots of good news in this week’s wrap-up.
🛸 Surprise! There is now a Project Blue Book soundtrack! David O’Leary dropped a tidbit back in late November (in MaybePlanet’ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bzDJi-o9SnE&t interview) about this upcoming album, which he said would be out in December. Today he announced it. Composer Daniel Wohl has put together a wonderful instrumental album of music from the show, which is available to stream on several platforms. Full details at David’s tweet below:
🛸 From Deadline.com: “A+E Networks International has closed a bunch of deals for its series and TV movies after participating in more than 300 meetings at this year’s virtual MIPCOM. Among the agreements, A+E Networks’ distribution arm has sold Alibi/PBS’s 19th-century detective drama Miss Scarlet and the Duke to NRK in Norway and Greece’s ERT. The latter deal included History’s Project Blue Book.” Full article at: https://deadline.com/2020/12/ae-networks-international-miss-scarlet-and-the-duke-project-blue-book-1234651311/
Other articles on this news item are also at: https://www.rapidtvnews.com/2020120859543/a-e-networks-inks-slew-of-global-deals.html#axzz6g4ts2FHi (which said “Greece ERT picked up Miss Scarlet and the Duke in a deal that also included Project Blue Book, a History domestic scripted series, while Serbia United Media took Project Blue Book and Hernán”) and https://worldscreen.com/ae-networks-international-inks-new-tv-movie-series-sales/
🛸 It’s quite possible that the Save Project Blue Book petition will hit 25K signatures very soon, just in time as the website is getting nearer to its debut. A quick excerpt from the below update: “The brand-new website for the Save Blue Book Campaign is almost ready. All content concerning the show, as well as the campaign is implemented. The website will be available on desktop computers, tablets and smartphones in English and German at first. “ Read full details at https://www.change.org/p/peacocktv-save-project-blue-book-the-tv-series-savebluebook-projectbluebook/u/28199776
🛸 Don’t forget. Michael Malarkey’s virtual Creation Con is this weekend, December 12th. The meet and greet is sold out but other items remain. Check https://www.creationent.com/vfe/index.html for full details. Also, Michael’s Twitch chats are now once a week (Tuesdays, unless it changes).
🛸 Aidan Gillen’s Rose Plays Julie continues to make the film festival circuit. This time, fans in Washington, DC, Maryland Virginia can watch the film online until December 20th. Details at https://afieu.eventive.org/schedule/rose-plays-julie-5fb421ef371b200029cda423 or visit tweet below.
Aidan was actually on a Christmas tree. 😊 His girlfriend Camille O’Sullivan baked decorations for their tree. Scroll past the cute cat pics and there are several photos at her Instagram:
🛸 Ksenia Solo dropped this lovely shot of herself on Instagram.
🛸 Hayley McLaughlin (Rebecca in season 2) posted this nice trio of shots of herself on Twitter as well as her Instagram:
🛸 A great collection of behind-the-scene wardrobe shots from a Project Blue Book prop found on eBay, was very generously shared by the lucky winner, Cynthia Boris
🛸 Jesse Hutch (Rex Chapman in season 2 episode “Curse of the Skinwalker”) stars in the Christmas movie “Inn Love by Christmas” airing on the Lifetime network on December 11th at 8:00pm ET (check listings for repeats).
🛸 Lastly, a great image of Aidan Gillen as Dr. Allen Hynek.