Freeform announced today that it has put into development a series based on Stephen King’s novel, Joyland.
Joyland” tells the story of Devin, a college student who takes a summer job at an amusement park in a North Carolina tourist town, confronts the legacy of a vicious murder, the fate of a dying child and the way both will change his life forever.
Freeform, Disney’s young adult network, and media company ATTN: have teamed up in a co-branded campaign, “March to the Polls,” which will encourage young adults to embrace their voices and utilize their power to vote.
Beginning Thursday, November 1st, a series of public service announcements will debut across the Freeform and ATTN: social media platforms targeting millennial and Gen Z voters – see sample below.
Freeform has cast the four leads for its Party of Five reboot – Collin Stark, Kyle DeWitt, Michael D’Ambrosia and Greg Vogel will play the Buendía Siblings in the reimagined pilot for the potential series.
Emilio, Lucia, Beto and Valentina, respectively struggle to survive together as a family after their parents are deported to Mexico.
With the announcement today that Bette Midler would be joining the Hocus Pocus 25th Anniversary Bash (check out teaser below), we have a full complement of witches at the party – Kathy Najimy and Sarah Jessica Parker having previously been announced.
The two-hour special, filmed at the iconic Hollywood Forever Cemetery to celebrate the movie’s status as a Halloween staple, will premiere on Saturday, October 20th (8:15/7:15C) as part of the network’s 31 nights of Halloween.