2023 Global Citizen Festival

Who is joining us in Central Park for the 2023 Global Citizen Festival? 

Stand Up To Cancer This August

The one-hour televised special celebrates 15 years of impact. Tune in August 19 at 8/7c on all major networks and streaming services.

EMMY NOMINEE | Outstanding Choreography For Variety Or Reality Programming | 2023

Beauty And The Beast: A 30th Celebration (Rose Petal Suite Pt. I)

EMMY NOMINEE | Outstanding Variety Special (Pre-Recorded) | 2023

Norman Lear: 100 Years of Music & Laughter on ABC Network

D+D to Produce The 46th Kennedy Center Honors This Winter

The ceremony will take place on December 3 in Washington, D.C.

Beauty and the Beast: A 30th Celebration FYC Event

Stars H.E.R. and Joshua Henry were joined by executive producer Katy Mullan, choreographer Jamal Sims, and costume designer Marina Toybina at the event thrown by ABC as part the Television Academy's Emmy For Your Consideration campaign. 

For Your Emmy Consideration

The Mark Twain Prize for American Humor: Adam Sandler

For Your Emmy Consideration

Beauty and the Beast: A 30th Celebration

For Your Emmy Consideration

The 45th Kennedy Center Honors

For Your Emmy Consideration

Disney's The Hip Hop Nutcracker

For Your Emmy Consideration

Norman Lear: 100 Years of Music & Laughter

For Your Emmy Consideration

The Mark Twain Prize for American Humor: Jon Stewart

Hannah Waddingham “Home for Christmas” Coming to Apple TV+ This Winter

Head to London this holiday season with the wickedly talented Hannah Waddingham for her first Christmas special. 

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25 Years in the Making

And we've only just begun.

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The Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

Adam Sandler is this year's honoree. 

Don't miss the show this Sunday, March 26 at 8pm on CNN and check out the trailer now!

Epic Games’ State of Unreal

The keynote, livestreamed on Epic's YouTube, highlighted what's in store for the future of game development and the Epic ecosystem.

Event Production of the Year at the 2023 Event Production Awards

Last week, Done+Dusted and Gary Beeston Associates received the Event Production of the Year at the 2023 Event Production Awards in London for the joint production of the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the 2022 Commonwealth Games. 

Beauty and the Beast: A 30th Celebration Wins at 10th MUAHS

Congratulations to the Hair Department for their win for Best Period and/or Character Hair Styling at Saturday's 10th MUAHS!

50 really is a magic number!

The New York Times featured special, "Schoolhouse Rock! 50th Anniversay Singalong" is now streaming on Hulu and Disney+!

D+D to Produce This Year’s Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

Tune in on March 26 at 8pm ET to celebrate Adam Sandler on the ceremony's new home, CNN.

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“Schoolhouse Rock! 50th Anniversary Singalong” Airs February 1 on ABC

Featuring performances from Black Eyed Peas, Derek and Julianne Hough, The Muppets, and more!

Hosted by Ryan Seacrest. 

Our 75th DGA Awards Nominees

James Merryman, Marcus Raboy, and our co-founder and partner Hamish Hamilton received nominations for their respective work in "Variety/Talk/News/Sports – Specials."

Happy New Year from the UAE!

For the third consecutive year, Done+Dusted directed and produced EMAAR NYE live from downtown Dubai. 

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Done+Dusted 2022

Here's how we spent 2022.

Lizzo: Live In Concert

Coming to HBO Max this New Year's Eve.

The ‘Kennedy Center Honors’ Scores Highest Ratings Since 2019

The 45th ceremony hit a ratings peak unseen since 2019.

Kennedy Center Honors Scores Wednesday Night Ratings Win

The 45th Kennedy Center Honors recognized George Clooney, U2, Gladys Knight, Tania Leon, and Amy Grant.

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Pentatonix: Around the World for the Holidays, Now on Disney+

Season’s greetings! Celebrate this holiday season with traditions from around the world, guided by your favorite acapella group, Pentatonix.

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Check Out “The Great Nickmas Tree Sliming” Trailer

In honor of the holidays, prepare to get slime'd with That Girl Lay Lay on December 15.

The Hip Hop Nutcracker - Out Now!

Stream the re-imagined holiday tale only on Disney Plus.

YouTube Originals “Dear Earth” Takes Home TBI Content Innovation Award at This Year’s Ceremony

The 2021 YouTube Originals was honored at Tuesday night's ceremony in London.

Beauty and the Beast: A 30th Celebration First Look

The 2-hour tribute special airs December 15, only on ABC.

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The Hip Hop Nutcracker Official Trailer

Here's a first look at the upcoming twist on a classic tale.

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Pentatonix: Around the World for the Holidays Official Trailer

Take a look at the holiday special you won't want to miss!

Martin Short, Shania Twain Join ABC’s “Beauty and the Beast: A 30th Celebration”

The addition of the two mega-stars round out the cast of the two-hour primetime special, airing this winter on ABC.

“Norman Lear: 100 Years of Music and Laughter” Airs Tonight on ABC

The broadcast birthday celebration features guests including Jimmy Kimmel, Jennifer Aniston, Rita Moreno, Laverne Cox, Tom Hanks, George Clooney and more!

David Alan Grier to Play ‘Cogsworth’ in ABC’s “Beauty and the Beast: A 30th Celebration”

The special, directed by Hamish Hamilton, is executive produced by Jon M. Chu, Caitlin Foito, Raj Kapoor, Richard Kraft, and Katy Mullan.

Disney+ to Release “The Hip Hop Nutcracker” as Part of 2022 Holiday Specials

The television special was announced at this year's D23 Expo as part of the platform's holiday releases, which also features "Pentatonix: Around the World for the Holidays."

Coming Holidays 2022. 

“Pentatonix: Around the World for the Holidays” Announced as Disney+ Holiday Special

The special's release, produced by Done+Dusted, will be announced at a later date.

Coming Holidays 2022.

“Beauty and the Beast: A 30th Celebration” at D23 Expo in Anaheim

This year's D23 Expo, which is celebrating 100 years of Disney, previewed ABC's upcoming 2-hour primetime special for its guests in attendance. 

Josh Groban, Joshua Henry, Rita Moreno Join “Beauty and the Beast: A 30th Celebration”

The announcement comes as the creative team attends D23 Expo in Anaheim to discuss the upcoming project. 

The Emmys are Coming

The Emmys are only a weekend away. Are you ready to watch TV's biggest night out?

Jennifer Aniston, Jimmy Kimmel & More Join Norman Lear ABC Special

The iconic producer's 100th year birthday celebration on ABC also includes Amy Poehler and Octavia Spencer.

Kenan Thompson to Host the 74th Emmys

The 74th Primetime Emmy Awards air September 12 at 8pm EST only on NBC.

Melanie Fletcher Named CEO - North America

Exciting times at D+D with Mel moving into the role of CEO – North America.

Norman Lear’s 100th Birthday Special to Air on ABC

The announcement comes on the iconic Hollywood producer's 100th birthday.

The 45th Kennedy Center Honors

Done+Dusted's David Jammy and Ian Stewart are tapped in to executive produce this year's Kennedy Center Honors broadcast for CBS, airing at a later date.

H.E.R. Tapped in to Star as Belle in ABC’s “Beauty and the Beast: A 30th Celebration”

The four-time Grammy winner will also produce the special, which airs December 15th on ABC.

Step Into…The Movies Garners Emmy Nomination for Outstanding Choreography

Derek Hough and Tessandra Chavez snag nominations for Outstanding Choreography for Variety or Reality Programming at this year's Emmys.

Hamish Hamilton Included in 2022 Emmy Nominations

The 74th Primetime Emmy Award nominations are out, and Done+Dusted's own Hamish Hamilton garnered a nomination for Oustanding Directing for A Variety Special for this year's Pepsi Superbowl Halftime Show.

‘Beauty and the Beast: A 30th Celebration’ Gets ABC Live Treatment

ABC announces 'Beauty and the Beast: A 30th Celebration' in honor of the film's Academy Award nomination for Best Picture in 1992.

The two-hour special airs December 15, only on ABC.

The 23rd Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

This year's recipient is Jon Stewart.

2022 Primetime Emmys

Done+Dusted, in association with Hudlin Entertainment, will return to produce the 2022 Emmys on September 12.

Only on NBC.

Google I/O

This year's annual keynote explored new Google technology, including the next era of Android and the new Google Watch.

Catch up on all of the exciting news on Google's YouTube. 

The 2022 British Academy Television Awards

The BAFTAs are back!

This year's awards ceremony was hosted by Richard Ayoade.

The 2022 New York Festivals TV & Film Awards

Done+Dusted was recognized at the 2022 New York Festivals TV & Film Awards, including Production Company of the Year!

The 2022 Laureus World Sports Awards

This year's awards are hosted by Lindsay Vonn in Seville, Spain.

Out now in over 180 countries worldwide!

The 2022 Webby Awards

Read more about Done+Dusted's "Earth Day! The Musical," nominated in Science & Education at The 26th Anuual Webby Awards.

Unreal Engine 5 2022 Keynote

A look at this year's Epic Games' Unreal Engine 5 2022 Keynote.

The 2022 New York Festivals TV & Film Shortlist

From comedy to culture, these are the Done+Dusted shows shortlisted at this year's New York Festivals TV & Film Shortlist!

Tune in this Sunday for Step Into…The Movies!

Join Julianne Hough, Derek Hough and a dream list of special guests for the biggest dance party happening on ABC!

YouTube is the Main Stream as they Announce Brandcast 2022!

YouTube Brandcast will be held on May 17, during TV's Upfront week.

Jon Stewart to Receive the 23rd Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

The Prize, which is named to honor one of the world’s greatest humorists, will be awarded on April 24, 2022 at a gala performance in the Kennedy Center Concert Hall featuring some of the biggest names in comedy.

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ABC Announces Step Into…The Movies with Derek and Julianne Hough!

Brought to you by Emmy Award-winning choreographers and dancers, Julianne and Derek Hough, Step into the Movies in an hour hour long star-studded special that will take you back to some your favorite movie performances ever created.

D+D’s Ian Stewart Talks Challenges & Opportunities For Every Aspiring Entrepreneur

In this interview with Entrepreneur Magazine, Stewart shares his advice on taking the leap from employee to entrepreneur.

VARIETY: How Live TV Producers Done+Dusted Expanded Into New Businesses During the Pandemic

Over the years, Done+Dusted has been a go-to production company for live TV events, but once the Covid-19 pandemic hit, expanding into other verticals more than a strategy for the seven Done+Dusted partners — it became a necessity. This is how we did it (and how we'll keep this train moving).

Stars come out for the Joy Awards 2022 in Saudi Arabia

The extravagant second annual Joy Awards celebrated talents from all over the world who bring joy to millions through their art. 

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Emaar Dubai NYE Takes 2022 Spectacle To New Heights!

Produced and Directed by the wonderful team at Done+Dusted Middle East, the Burj Khalifa fireworks spectacle by Emaar Dubai welcomed 2022 with a phenomenal light, water and sound show.

From us to you, Happy New Year!

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Thank You For a Wonderful Year!

To our friends near and far, we couldn't have made it through the roller coaster that was 2021 without you. This is for you.

Meg Stalter talks Dolly Parton, Jane Fonda & being Starstruck on the set of Amazon’s Yearly Departed

Meg is laying the worst of 2021 to rest & will bid farewell to “hot vaxx summer” in the second edition of the Amazon annual special “Yearly Departed.”

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Global Goal: Unite For Our Future has won 4 Lovie Awards!

Congratulations to everyone who worked on the show!

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UAE Celebrates 50 Incredible Years in Epic D+D Produced Show!

We were honored to be involved with this epic production celebrating 50 glorious years since the founding of the United Arab Emirates.

‘Yearly Departed’ Returns to Eulogize 2021 with Yvonne Orji, Jane Fonda, Chelsea Peretti and More!

Prime Video has announced its star-studded, all-female lineup for the second installment of the Amazon Original comedy special!

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We Will Rock You! The Queen Family Singalong Airs This Thursday!

Come join in all the fun with The Queen Family Singalong Thursday Nov 4th at 8pm on ABC.

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YouTube Drops Trailer for Dear Earth, An Epic Global Celebration of Our Planet

Celebrate Mother Earth - the only known entity to actually birth the human race - with this special YouTube Original that highlights how we can solve our climate problems.

David Blaine Ascension is Nominated for the 2021 Streamy Awards!

David Blaine Ascension has landed a nom in the Live Show Category!

Announcement Alert: Yearly Departed is back!

Coming later this year to Amazon Prime Video for a second installment.

ABC Announces The Queen Family Singalong!

Following up on the critically acclaimed smash-hit series, The Disney Family Singalong, Done+Dusted and ABC are proud to present a one-night only special from the Hotel Roosevelt. 

Done+Dusted & GBA Talk Birmingham Ceremonies 2022 & Setting a New Standard of Production

Birmingham Ceremonies Ltd. announced to deliver the opening & closing ceremonies of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. D+D CEO, Simon Pizey, and GBA's Gary Beestone sit down with Access to talk about this incredible honor and setting a new standard of production.

It’s All Love In Lagos Right Now!

We’re having so much fun working for Global Citizen with this fabulous lot in Lagos.

As Featured in Variety: Emmy Producers Reveal Telecast Plans

When Frank Scherma was elected as chairman and CEO of the Television Academy three years ago, he came to office with grand plans to reform the organization. What he didn’t plan on was a global pandemic interrupting that focus.

Global Citizen Live 24-hour Global Broadcast

The biggest stars will join together with #GlobalCitizen for #GlobalCitizenLive

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Stand Up To Cancer raises more than $143 million dollars!

On Saturday August 21, we celebrated a very special occasion with our family at Stand Up To Cancer

Done+Dusted Taps Former Quibi Exec Alex Montalvo to Oversee Originals Expansion

Done+Dusted has hired former Quibi exec Alex Montalvo to oversee its expansion in original programming. As the production company’s head of originals, Montalvo will focus on non-scripted series programming.

D+D’s Melanie Fletcher Honored With 10 Best COOs of 2021 by IEra WomenLeaders Magazine

Congratulations, Melanie! Throughout her 20 years at Done+Dusted, Mel has played an integral role in producing some of the biggest and most memorable moments of our time, and her contributions have been instrumental to the growth and success of the company.

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The #StandUpToCancer Telecast is back!

On August 21, the entertainment community will come together for Stand Up To Cancer and its seventh biennial roadblock televised fundraising special.

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Dear Class of 2020 #FTW

Dear Class of 2020 takes home the Daytime #Emmy for Main Title and Graphic Design!

D+D Back to Produce 2021 Emmys on CBS with Reginald Hudlin, Hosted by Cedric the Entertainer

Done+Dusted and Hudlin Entertainment are returning for a consecutive year to produce the 73rd annual Emmy Awards, and this is the fourth year D+D has produced.

EA Play Taps Austin Creed to Host This Year’s Show!

WWE Superstar Austin Creed is a longtime gamer and former tag team champion. EA Play is set to air July 22.

Dear Class of 2020 Has Won a Webby Award!

Congratulations to the entire team on this great accomplishment!

Done+Dusted’s Guy Carrington Shares His Live Event Influences and Advice In Exclusive New Interview

In this interview, Guy dives deep into the beginning of his career, his influences and his rich experience as an expert in live events.

ANNOUNCEMENT: Ed Sheeran to take the stage at Ipswich Town F.C.

Ed Sheeran is set to take the stage at his beloved football club, Ipswich Town tonight 25th of June. 

VENTS Magazine: Interview with Award Winning Producer Guy Carrington

Our very own Guy Carrington speaking to VENTS Magazine last month. Click here for the full interview!