Welcome to this week’s round-up of news, commentary and industry announcements that you may have missed from the past week.
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In the news
Filming begins for series two of the Game of Thrones prequel (Royal Television Society)
'Partygate' to be made into docudrama for Channel 4 (The Guardian)
Features and commentary
AI a threat to local broadcasters? (The Hollywood Reporter)
Unscripted TV fund USF unveils plan for upcoming year (Screenskills)
Italian government announces discounted cinema ticket scheme (Screen Daily)
WGA: Nearly 98% of eligible members voted in support of a strike (The Hollywood Reporter)
Netflix accused of defamation over documentary (Hollywood Reporter)