Binge-viewing is one of the most profound changes to hit the smallscreen business in memory, a revolution in the way TV is distributed and consumed. By Advanced Television's estimate, 70% of U.S…
Beau Willimon is the creator and showrunner of "House of Cards." He was nominated for an Oscar for his screenplay for "The Ides of March." Now he's world-premiering his play "Breathing Time," which…
A bevy of sartorially savvy guests packed the tony back lounge of Soho House Dec. 5 to celebrate the Details Magazine’s mavericks issue, which honors Hollywood’s most forward-thinking self starters.…
Coming to you live from the Variety Emmy Elite Showrunners Breakfast with the best quotes from the panels with the Emmy-nominated drama and comedy executive producers.
“What would you change about the TV business if you were king for a day?” That’s what we asked participants in Sept. 20’s Variety Primetime Emmy Elite Showrunners Breakfast. The responses were as…
Netflix’s “House of Cards” has added another big name to its list of headline-grabbing helmers: Jodie Foster will direct one of the episodes in the popular political thriller’s second season. Neither…
Like the series' lead character Frank Underwood, the "House of Cards" creative team had to navigate some tricky hurdles en route to nine Emmy nominations in its first season.
For his first foray into longform TV, bigscreen master David Fincher established the "House" style in its first two episodes in close collaboration with the American theater's best.
There was nothing saintly about filming IFC's "Ain't Them Bodies Saints" which had a Cinema Society Gotham screening at the Museum of Modern Art Aug. 13. "The heat in Shreveport was at least as…
In a year of Emmy nominations that — outside of the Netflix infusion — were fairly lacking in revolutionary selections, a great deal of high-caliber talent was left out of the fun.
"The fact that there’s been so much talk about whether the series would break through, would the Academy be able to recognize a series being discovered in such a new way, the fact that we not only…