Addition by subtraction is a well-known concept. But in the world of tentpole sequels, studios run the risk of subtraction by addition.
As a newbie studio attorney, Andrew Gumpert benefited from a crash course not taught in any law school.
Columbia Pictures' Andrew Gumpert to receive Variety's Legal Leadership Awards:
Three days after learning that ABC canceled her starring vehicle "V," Morena Baccarin sat before a group of Showtime execs and casting agents. The pay cabler was looking to replace Scottish thesp…
To prep for his role as veteran CIA operative Saul Berenson, Mandy Patinkin made the requisite trip to the spy agency's headquarters in Langley, Va., and devoured a trove of nonfiction tomes written…
Family pics enlist experts with contacts in faith community
Tom Cruise was all giggles as a parade of industryites very, very gently ribbed him June 12 during the Friars Foundation gala at the Waldorf-Astoria.
It's been nearly five decades since Dustin Hoffman appeared in multiple episodes of the same TV series.
"There's nothing safer than an electric microphone in a big open field during a rainstorm," quips "The Daily Show" executive producer Rory Albanese, ticking off the things that could go wrong at…
In the immediate aftermath of "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy, with its 17 Academy Awards capped by a best film Oscar for 2004's "The Return of the King," Hollywood seemed ripe for a fantasy invasion.
In the IFC dramedy "Peace, Love and Misunderstanding," Jane Fonda plays a free-loving, pot-smoking granny. So, it came as no surprise that her co-stars couldn't stop gushing about her hip quotient at…