Prior to establishing himself as one of the most prolific producer-financiers in the business, Emmett worked as assistant to Mark Wahlberg for 18 months in the mid-'90s, the period of the actor's…
Nat Faxon and Jim Rash had never directed a feature before they co-helmed "The Way, Way Back." The duo were known primarily as actors — Faxon starred on Fox's "Ben and Kate," Rash on NBC's…
With other tropical locales such as the Dominican Republic, Malaysia and Fiji establishing generous incentives, and Puerto Rico juicing its own last year with an added a 20% credit for above-the-line…
Fiji is far from unknown in Hollywood. Its tropical mix of palm trees, crystal blue waters, coral reefs and white sand beaches has been featured prominently in projects ranging from the 2000 Tom…
In June 2009, Pinewood Studios Group signed a five-year deal to handle management, sales and marketing for recently opened Filmport Studios in Toronto, which then became known as Pinewood Toronto…
For Jimmie Bullis, assisting the snake wrangler on Fox's "The Maze Runner" marks an increasingly rare shot in an industry suddenly jittery about internships.
Nina Shaw has demonstrated a keen eye for emerging talent over the years, from Oscar-winner Jamie Foxx, signed when he was ensemble player on Fox TV's sketch comedy "In Living Color" in the early…
There are faint scars on the face of Ric Roman Waugh that testify to the injuries he suffered during his years as a stuntman on films such as "Days of Thunder," "True Romance," "Hook" and "Lethal…
Costumes recall suffering and wartime in two Oscar nominees
West Coast bizzers find many reasons to shoot in the Keystone state
Sun Center Studios president Jeffrey Rotwitt didn't have to go far to find the first client for his new soundstage facility, located 10 miles south of Philadelphia Intl. Airport in Aston, Pa.