Sydney Theater Company's 2005 subscription season features new plays from Williamson, Rayson and McNamara, but not much in the way of innovation, fresh blood or even star casting.
When Des Monaghan was head of drama for Australia's Seven Network, he teamed up with the U.K.'s London Weekend Television to pitch to CBS a miniseries about a female convict transported from Blighty…
Will the Sinclair tempest sputter out once the election is over? Late last week, Sinclair Broadcasting, a chain of 62 TV stations, planned to preempt primetime programming on 40 stations -- many of…
Tuning In: Major newspapers are wringing their hands over the negative tone of this year's election, particularly the fear-based ad campaigns filling the airwaves in swing states. The Bush pitch, for…
In Jackie Hoffman's recent one-woman show at Joe's Pub, the "Hairspray" bit player's embittered stage persona mocked the process of parlaying solo acts into bigger gigs.
If you film it, they will come. So goes the philosophy behind Happy Trailers, a Florida-based startup that produces 3- to 5-minute promos for aspiring screenwriters hoping to catch the eye of studios…
Forget the fall: This TV season, January could be the new September. The first month of the calendar year always brings a rush of new programs as webs replace failed frosh with fresh fare. But this…
Strands: What's happened to Henry Goodman? That's a logical question to ask in the week that "The Producers" lost its London leading man, much as Goodman was dramatically severed from the Broadway…
Can't sit through "Gone With the Wind"? Cramming for a development meeting about a "Taxi Driver" remake? If so, Sparknotes.com, the popular online source of free Cliffs Notes-like study guides, now…
In a rare trans-Atlantic transplant, one of Spain's biggest film and TV companies, Filmax Entertainment, is establishing a studio-style production system in Barcelona.
The South African Broadcasting Corp. has pulled the plug on its "Great South Africans" show following intense public pressure and controversy over the names included in the Top 100 list.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- ‘Fantastic Beasts,’ ‘Live By Night,’ ‘Allied’ Among Costume Design Oscar Contenders
- ‘Ultra Widescreen’ Version of Terrence Malick’s ‘Voyage of Time’ Set for Release (EXCLUSIVE)
- For Television, Golden Globes Voters Value ‘Kingmaker’ Role
- ‘Silence’: Will Academy Voters Embrace Martin Scorsese’s Passion Project?