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Sami Jo Small Podcast: Jennifer Botterill
Four-time Olympian, three-time Olympic gold medallist, Harvard grad and NHL hockey analyst Jennifer Botterill joins Sami Jo to share insights on high-performing individuals and teams. Four-time Olympian, three-time Olympic gold medallist, Harvard grad and NHL hockey analyst Jennifer Botterill joins Sami Jo to share insights on high-per Botterill shares her insights from her experience with the Canadian National Team, her time at Harvard University and how she finds balance with an incredibly demanding schedule.
‘’ Travels To Czech Republic & Slovakia
ITV Studios is to adapt its hit reality series Love Island for TV Nova in Czech Republic and Markiza in Slovakia. It will premiere in the fall on TV Nova/Markiza streamer VOYO. The deal marks the 21st adaptation of the format, which airs on ITV in the UK and CBS in the U.S. The Czech and Slovak version will be produced by Paprika Studios at the ITV Studios production hub on Gran Canaria. “We have been fans of the format and look forward to giving our audiences in both markets a chance to escape to the beautiful and exotic Canary Islands, filled with love, romance and fun,” said Silvia Majeská, programming director, TV Nova and Markíza.
Anaheim Ducks demote rookie phenom Trevor Zegras to AHL
No matter how it’s viewed, the Anaheim Ducks have made a unique move. The team has announced that rookie phenom Trevor Zegras has been re-assigned to the AHL. But there’s a catch; Zegras’ demotion is not being viewed as a punishment by the organization, but rather a reward. The team is actually so impressed with the 20-year-old forward’s development that they are shifting him from the wing to his natural center position and simply want to start him in that role with the San Diego Gulls before bringing him back to the NHL squad. The club’s press release stated as follows: © Gary A.
‘The 1% Club’ Heads To Israel
BBC Studios has licensed game show format The 1% Club to Kan 11 in Israel. Created by Magnum Media for ITV in the UK, the format tests the nation’s intelligence, based on a scientific survey. It will be adapted into a 15-part series by Kan, with production commencing in August for a 2022 premiere. BBC Studios has previously sold the show to French public broadcaster France Television. The UK version, hosted by Lee Mack, is yet to even air on ITV after the coronavirus pandemic has delayed production.
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Events Cinema Newcomer Iconic Events Hires Steve Bunnell as CEO .
Former Alamo Drafthouse and Regal exec joins event distributor that just added 1,000 theaters to its network As movie theaters continue to recover from the pandemic, newly formed cinema event company Iconic Events has named former Alamo Drafthouse and Regal executive Steve Bunnell as its CEO on Wednesday. The hire comes as Iconic has made deals with theater chains representing over 1,000 locations to add them to their network. Founded last year by former Cinemark CEO Tim Warner and former Village Roadshow co-chairman Michael Lambert, Iconic is looking to become a competitor in a space long dominated by Fathom Events, and which is becoming more popular with movie theat