Posts By: Chris Calabrese

The Orchard Jumps On Jordan Ross’s “Thumper”


The Orchard’s film team won a gem at Tribeca, taking home the full North American rights to Jordan Ross‘s star-studded directorial debut Thumper.  Written and directed by Ross, Thumper stars Pablo Schreiber (Orange Is The New Black, The Wire), Eliza Taylor (The 100), Lena Headey (Game of Thrones) and Ben Feldman (Mad Men) to name a few. Luckily you… Read more »

Daily News Highlights: Tuesday, June 6th, 2017


Sony Merges RED Into The Orchard: What the Music Giant’s Latest Consolidation Means for Indie Labels Apple Music hits 27M paid subs, adds MusicKit API and social listening Amazon is going after Walmart with a 45-percent discount on Prime for lower-income shoppers Here’s everything announced at Apple’s WWDC 2017 THE ANDROID MESSAGING EVOLUTION: How Google… Read more »

Daily News Highlights: Friday, June 2nd, 2017


Russia Punts Major Changes to Its Royalty Collecting Orgs Snapchat Spectacles (and vending machines) are now in Europe Radio Veterans Launch Satori, New York-Centric Online Radio Station Sites with a terrible ads experience will no longer get to show ads in Chrome

Daily News Highlights: Wednesday, May 31st, 2017


Spotify steps up Asia expansion with plans to launch in Vietnam and Thailand Europe will grace over 8000 towns and villages with free public Wi-Fi Have We Reached the End of the FM Dial? (Guest Post) Apple’s ‘Carpool Karaoke’ spinoff set for Aug. 8 debut on Apple Music