LIKE A BOSS TRAILER DROPS: Tiffany Haddish, Salma Hayek and Rose Byrne find that the world of beauty can get ugly in Like a Boss. The film follows BFFs Mia and Mel (Tiffany Haddish and Rose Byrne) as they live their best entrepreneurial lives as beauty gurus. But then cosmetics industry titan Claire Luna (Salma Hayek) offers to buy them out, and their lives, and friendship suddenly become anything but picture-perfect. Like a Boss drops on January 10, 2020.
HIS DARK MATERIALS DETAILS DROP: HBO and the BBC are sharing premiere dates for the big-budget adaption of His Dark Materials, Deadline reports. The BBC will air its first show on November 3rd, while HBO will premiere the fantasy epic on November 4th. The series follows Lyra (Dafne Keen), who is searching for a kidnapped friend, and in the process uncovers a widespread plot to steal children. Both the BBC and HBO have committed to a 16-part run across two seasons.
VUDU LAUNCHES FAMILY FEATURES: Walmart’s video-streaming unit Vudu is unveiling family features, including a reboot of the 1980s John Hughes comedy Mr. Mom, which dropped Thursday. Vudu is also pitching its service as a way for families to screen what their kids watch, including options to skip scenes with sex, nudity or violence. “We’ve heard from customers that they’re concerned about what their family can browse and watch on Vudu,” said Jeremy Verba, VP and general manager of Vudu. Viewers can watch for free with ads or purchase episodes at $1.49 each or $7.99 for the whole season of 11 episodes. Next up: on Sept. 27, Vudu will debut the first three episodes of Nickelodeon’s Blue’s Clues & You revival, ahead of the premiere on Nickelodeon in November.
LIV TYLER TO STAR IN 911 SPINOFF: The Leftovers star Liv Taylor is joining Rob Lowe in 911: Lone Star, set to debut on Fox midseason. The 911 spinoff, from Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk and Tim Minear, snagged a straight-to-series order in May. This will be Tyler’s first broadcast series. Tyler will play a chief paramedic. The series will bow on January 19th.