Thanks to his hugely popular "Guitar Hero" and "Rock Band," both of which his studio created, Rigopulos has inspired geeky gamers everywhere to get off the couch and live out their musical fantasies.
Since joining EA in 2001, music and marketing exec Schnur has been ahead of the curve, radically transforming the industry's perception of videogames from simple licensing opportunities to a series…
Designer Wright, who got his start in robotics, is best known for creating the hugely popular player-as-God "Sim" series. "Will and I have a nice complementary set of skills in terms of his vision…
Robert De Niro -- immensely gifted and preternaturally disposed to playing intense, volatile and often disturbed loners -- will forever be linked with those iconic films -- "The Godfather II," "Taxi…
Holly Hunter has always excelled at playing strong, larger-than-life women.
For every actress who receives a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, a symbol appears denoting the arena -- film, television, theater, etc. -- where the majority of her fame was focused. For Holly…
Comedy always gets the short shrift at the Oscars -- and the BAFTAs are no exception. But the British Comedy Awards hope to correct the oversight (for Blighty at least) by celebrating all that is…
America's affinity for U.K. comedians began long before the Ricky Gervais craze touched these shores. From Charlie Chaplin to Monty Python, Brits helped shape Hollywood's sense of humor. But who will…
In film, the noble profession of university teaching is frequently lampooned as a place where once-promising careers go to wither and die. As Woody Allen quips in "Annie Hall" (and Jack Black repeats…
Turned his own film project into a unique student-run collaboration.
The only student member selected to join AFI's Digital Content Lab, dedicated to forward-thinking media concepts.