The Hollywood Reporter is excited to announce a groundbreaking partnership with AMC Networks, SundanceTV, and AMC+ for the new TV series Off Script With The Hollywood Reporter. This series is a fresh take on the iconic Roundtables that have featured A-list talent such as Jennifer Lawrence, Pedro Pascal, Martin Scorsese, and Lady Gaga. The new show will offer a visually captivating and compelling format, showcasing the collective brilliance of the entertainment industry’s finest and funniest minds in a way never seen before.
Elisabeth D. Rabishaw, executive producer and publisher of The Hollywood Reporter, expressed her excitement about the series, stating, “This series will celebrate the rich history and legacy of THR’s Roundtable conversations.” She also noted, “We’re thrilled to be taking this journey with AMC Networks to bring ‘Off Script With The Hollywood Reporter’ to life in a visually captivating and compelling format.”
Co-editor-in-chief and executive producer Nekesa Mumbi Moody added, “We’re overjoyed to introduce Off Script With The Hollywood Reporter. It’s an opportunity for us to continue to give fans unparalleled access to the buzziest conversations and behind-the-scenes moments with today’s hottest stars and industry titans.”
The new series will be hosted by Emmy-nominated actress and comedian Yvonne Orji. She expressed her enthusiasm, saying, “I’m thrilled to be a part of this new iteration of a series that has, for years, highlighted brilliant conversations and offered profound insight between filmmakers and the talented creatives who’ve brought us the films we’ve come to know and love.”
The show will feature Oscar season conversations moderated by THR’s Rebecca Keegan, Scott Feinberg, Mesfin Fekadu, and Mia Galuppo. The series will be filmed on location in The Georgian Room at The Georgian Hotel, an iconic Hollywood hangout in Santa Monica. The series is set to exclusively premiere on SundanceTV on Sundays from Dec. 31 through Jan. 14, followed by streaming on AMC+. The complete roundtable videos will also be available on THR.com/Roundtables and YouTube after broadcast.
Blake Callaway, executive VP content strategy at AMC Networks, emphasized the anticipation of the audience, stating, “Our audiences look forward to hearing directly from the stars and creators responsible for entertainment’s most talked-about films. A glamorous room, famous faces, and a fresh new approach to this beloved format are sure to set the stage for lively conversations we’re excited to exclusively host on our various platforms.”
With an illustrious history spanning decades, The Hollywood Reporter is the preeminent source of entertainment news, offering readers unparalleled access to the industry’s top talent and visionaries. Each episode of Off Script With The Hollywood Reporter will showcase a dynamic ensemble of actors, directors, writers, creatives, and more and delve deep into the urgent issues, creative methodologies, and behind-the-scenes narratives that define the industry.
The partnership between The Hollywood Reporter and AMC Networks holds the promise of bringing audiences even closer to the entertainment industry’s finest minds and shining a spotlight on the brilliant conversations and profound insights that have fueled the film and TV world for decades. With a fresh and innovative format, Off Script With The Hollywood Reporter is set to become a must-see series for anyone with a passion for the entertainment industry and a desire to step behind the scenes with some of its brightest stars.