Daily Podcast: Emmy Nominations, Universal/AMC Deal, Black Beauty, Star Wars VR, And Comic-Con At Home's Dismal Numbers

On the July 29, 2020 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman and writer Hoai-Tran Bui to discuss the latest film and TV news, including the 2020 Emmy nominations, Universal and AMC's historic deal, a new Black Beauty, Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy's Edge, and Comic-Con at Home's disappointing numbers.

Opening BanterIn The News: 

  • (HT) 2020 Emmy Nominations: 'The Mandalorian' Scores Best Drama Nod, 'Watchmen' Leads with 26 Nominations
  • (Brad) The Biggest Surprises and Snubs of the 2020 Emmy Nominations
  • (Ben) Universal and AMC Reach Historic Deal Shortening Theatrical Exhibition Window From 3 Months to 3 Weeks
  • (HT) Modern-Day 'Black Beauty' Adaptation Starring Mackenzie Foy and Kate Winslet is Coming to Disney+
  • (Brad) 'Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy's Edge' First Look Video Teases VR Experience, Reveals 'Star Wars' Veterans Joining the Cast
  • (HT) Comic-Con at Home Failed to Generate Buzz, With YouTube Panels Averaging 15,000 Views
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