When Gale Anne Hurd was recommended for a job at New World Pictures by a professor at Stanford U. in the late '70s, she was willing to tackle the grunt work required of an entry-level applicant. But…
With budding TV scribes having resumed their battle to break into the industry in a post-strike world, some believe entertainment's new economic landscape has made the climb for the next generation…
While television production hit a bump in the road last fall with the Writers Guild of America strike, it hasn't stopped some talented scribes from having a fruitful year that might position them for…
Maybe the only thing more complicated than learning to mambo perfectly for an appearance on "Dancing With the Stars" is choosing the contestants for each season of the show.
Each season a new slate of celebrities draws viewers to "Dancing With the Stars" but behind the scenes it's the professional dancers who must find a way to take each of their famous partners -…
Margouleff is CEO; Biles is president and chief engineer
With media consumers moving at the speed of their modems in search of content, it's no wonder Jason Kilar, CEO of the online video venture Hulu, believes a content provider's mission is all about…
Documentary nominees for the 2008 Academy Awards
Ah, the Academy Awards. Perfectly styled celebrities. One-of-a kind gowns. Opulent parties. But before any of that, one thing must happen first -- the accounting.
As filmmakers blend elements of live action, traditional forms of animation, CG, motion capture and other filmmaking technologies, actors and animators have become close collaborators in creating…
The latest and greatest CG creations for film are borne from their digital wombs so perfectly and pristinely that they're nearly unbelievable -- and that's just the problem.