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HBO Max Orders ‘Crazy Rich Asians’-Inspired Docuseries ‘The Ho’

As the Asian wave continues to soar in the west, HBO Max, the upcoming streaming service to compete with Netflix, has tapped Lionsgate TV to for the eight-episode docuseries inspired by “Crazy Rich Asians,” the hit movie from 2018. Titled “The Ho,” the show will follow the lives of a Vietnamese family who are living the American dream.

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HBO Max Orders ‘Grease’ Spinoff ‘Rydell High’

The upcoming streaming service HBO Max, in partnership with WarnerMedia Entertainment, has issued a series order for “Grease: Rydell High.” The musical that spins off from the original film “Grease” that starred John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John.

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Lupita Nyong’o to Lead HBO Max Series ‘Americanah’

HBO Max, the upcoming streaming platform from HBO and Warner Media to compete with Netflix, is developing a new limited drama series starring Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o. The show, titled “Americanah” will be adapted on the small screen by actress and showrunner Danai Gurira. It will be based on a novel with the same title written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

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HBO Max Developing ‘Practical Magic’ TV Show ‘Rules of Magic’

HBO and Warner Bros Television’s upcoming streaming platform HBO Max is developing a TV series follow up to the movie “Practical Magic.” The film, which ran in theaters in 1999, starred Sandra Bullock and Nichole Kidman as sisters and its story was based on the novels by Alice Hoffman.

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‘Gossip Girl’ Reboot Set at HBO Max

“Gossip Girl” is getting a reboot over 10 years after it ended on The CW. A new breed of teenagers from the upper crust of New York is going to be the highlight of this series with the original creators and writers aboard.