Roles center on empathy, strength and steely conviction
Former Verizon executive Lisa Sherman had no television experience when MTV president of programming Brian Graden hired her to help him start LGBT-friendly cable net Logo in 2005. But the station's…
Local biz hopes re-opening of film office will restore state as production magnet
Above-the-line obituaries tend to generate big headlines and major retrospective packages in the media, but the untimely loss of a below-the-line worker usually receives far less attention.
A rave review may extend a show's life, but many nets have felt effect of sharp barbs
The Supreme Court seemed to come down on the side of broadcasters in a late-June ruling that struck down indecency cases over isolated curse words and flashes of nudity against Fox and ABC…
Variety bestows honor on film commish Lisa Strout
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Producers go to extremes to find the next great reality idea
Earlier this year, Michigan-based film fan Joshua Thompson demonstrated he had had enough of paying high prices for theater concessions: He filed a class-action lawsuit against his local AMC Theater.
In the past, shrieking done in the presence of PBS content has generally been reserved for toddlers watching "Sesame Street." But in a New York City theater in early May, cries of delight were coming…