The reconstruction of NBC's Thursday night lineup begins with the kickoff on Super Bowl Sunday. The Peacock has as much at stake in the telecast of the big game on Feb. 1 as do the Seattle Seahawks…
Advertisers are known for trying to get the most exposure for their commercials for the least amount of money. Sometimes, even a hard-line negotiator must make concessions. Madison Avenue is willing…
Ask Walter Bernstein what makes for a good screenplay, and he'll answer you with a (possibly apocryphal) story about Henry David Thoreau.
'The Blacklist" has been full of pleasant surprises for NBC this year. One of the most unexpected aspects of the Sony Pictures TV drama — the freshman success story of the season by any measure — is…
The Black List has announced their 2013 winners. The annual lineup consists of the year’s best unproduced scripts in Hollywood as voted on by more than 250 studio execs. Previous alumni of the list…
Though it remains a struggle to get audiences to coalesce around a comedy, this has been an above-average fall for the networks in terms of drama hits. It's still too early to judge Fox's futuristic…
NBC’s James Spader drama “The Blacklist” opened very well Monday, taking advantage of its sizable “Voice” lead-in to handily win its head-to-head showdown with fellow CBS rookie drama “Hostages” as…
Creating a toothy vehicle for James Spader, few series can boast such a compelling central figure, even if his cryptic comments and opaque motives risk giving way to a rather familiar procedural.
No one should be feeling too pea-cocky just yet, but for the first time in years, NBC seems to have some wind at its back.
Swedish director Jesper Ganslandt will direct thriller "Mission: Blacklist," starring Robert Pattinson as the military interrogator who spearheaded the capture of Saddam Hussein.
Ben Poole’s “Americatown” and Will Simmons’ “Murder City,” both of which made the 2012 Black List, are now part of Aldamisa Entertainment’s development slate. The two-year-old…