Lena Waithe Is Gonna Make It (a Mary Tyler Moore Documentary) After All

Lena Waithe Is Gonna Make It (a Mary Tyler Moore Documentary) After All

Photo: Paras Griffin/Getty Images; Silver Screen Collection Lena Waithe’s Hillman Grad Productions is making its first documentary project, and it couldn’t have chosen a better subject: Mary Tyler Moore, a pioneer for women in television with her MTM Enterprises television empire and the beloved sitcom The Mary Tyler Moore Show. Variety reports that Waithe’s production…

What’s Next for Pocket Casts?

What’s Next for Pocket Casts?

This article first ran in Hot Pod, an industry-leading trade newsletter about podcasting by Nick Quah. Some news, in case you missed it: Pocket Casts acquired by Automattic, parent company of Wordpress. The move was announced early Friday, with Automattic stating that the co-founders of the popular podcast app, Russell Ivanovic and Philip Simpson, will continue…