‘Everybody seems to be selling every piece of everything. The baggage carousel, the bathroom door, the shower door in the health club, building ceilings. You can buy everything.’
— CBS marketing group prexy George Schweitzer on the jockeying for fall TV promo space.
‘It can be hard to go to an established director and offer them a budget that’s much lower than they’re used to working with. But a first-time guy is happy to take the job.’
— A studio exec talks about the proliferation of first-time feature helmers.
‘This is our attempt to add to the pool of theatrical literature.’
— Gil Cates, producing director of the Geffen Playhouse, details the venue’s expanded roster of premieres by top playwrights.