Incentives can change on a dime, often subject to the whims of a state's political party when power changes hands.
Ronald Colby, a vet of films and TV shows like Francis Ford Coppola's "The Outsiders" and the Ed Zwick/Marshall Herskowitz TV movie "Extreme Close-Up," says he saw the flight of production from…
For more than a century, advertisers have complained about the unscientific nature of their business by repeating the famous words attributed to 19th century department store mogul John Wanamaker…
As worldwide distribution and co-production deals generate more coin for TV drama production, they up the ante for production values as well as in the race for the Creative Arts Emmys. Captured on…
In stark contrast to the secluded homes of Hollywood's elite in Beverly Hills and Malibu, the apartments of 8500 Burton Way rise like a space-age fishbowl over the busy intersection of L.A.'s La…
As chairman of the Governors Ball, Jeffrey Kurland offered simplicity and elegance to create, as he said, "intimacy for 1,500 people" in the Grand Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland.
"Anna Karenina," "Life of Pi," and "Skyfall" earned top honors from the Art Directors Guild at the 17th annual Excellence in Production Design Ceremony held Saturday at the Beverly Hilton.
Warner Bros.' "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey," Disney-Marvel's "The Avengers" and Fox's "Life of Pi" led the feature noms for the Visual Effects Society's 11th annual VES Awards.
Hollywood's top kingmakers and power brokers gathered at WeHo's Soho House on Dec. 11 for Variety's annual Dealmakers Breakfast, held in conjunction with the paper's fifth "Dealmakers Impact Report,"…
Location pros who worked on Ben Affleck's "Argo," HBO's "Luck," indie feature "Hitchcock" and a commercial for action sports footware maker DC Shoes shared the honors at the 2012 California On…