For the first time in more than a decade, the Emmy race for comedy supporting actor is full of rookies getting the chance to take home gold.
In the fast-paced world of episodic television production, directors sometimes come and go but directors of photography tend to stick around. So d.p.s become crucial collaborators in establishing a…
When CG crews return to beloved characters on films like "Shrek the Third" and "Spider-Man 3" they face two great challenges -- incorporating the new tools and techniques developed between the…
As part of the new workplace comedy, Tracy Morgan and Alec Baldwin bring solid skills and something a little unexpected to "30 Rock," according to Morgan. "A lot of why this show works is you have…
On "Heroes," Jack Coleman and Masi Oka play two very different characters, but both actors revel in the complications faced by those personalities each week.
"Poseidon" visual effects supervisors Boyd Shermis and Chas Jarrett worked long months to give audiences that sinking feeling. "(Helmer) Wolfgang Petersen told me he wanted to outdo himself," says…
In a year that finds actors like Cate Blanchett, Matt Damon and Leonardo DiCaprio boasting multiple outstanding performances and Clint Eastwood directing two films with critical buzz, many fear that…
When George Miller conceived the story of an outcast penguin who tap-dances when he can't find his heart song, the "Happy Feet" director realized he'd need to do some fancy footwork himself to make…
While there was talk that the inspiration for Meryl Streep's performance as mythic fashionista Miranda Priestly in "The Devil Wears Prada" was iconic Vogue editor Anna Wintour, according to "Prada"…
Hands-on experience in taking spectacular imagery from page to screen has propelled a group of visual effects supervisors from behind the computer screen right into the director's chair.