Special tributes during the Primetime Emmys to Cory Monteith, James Gandolfini, Jean Stapleton, Jonathan Winters and Gary David Goldberg, came as leadouts to commercials, beginning nearly 30 minutes…
Although its often unintelligible dialogue will severely limit its reach, this powerful dysfunctional-family saga is too well acted to go unreleased.
TV and film character actor David Connell died on May 11 in Los Angeles. He was 77. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, Connell began his career at the historic Karamu House, the oldest African-American theater…
After 72 hours of network pickups, passing and plug-pulling, what have we learned? For starters, when the upfronts loom, there’s no such thing as a sure thing. On paper, the TV reboot of “Beverly…
Tamara Tunie (“Flight”), Daphne Rubin-Vega and dancers Katherine Crockett and Desmond Richardson will topline the indie drama “Fall to Rise.” Tiffany Bartok and Patrick R. Morris are producing “Fall…
A new play by a Pulitzer winner and another by a fast-rising up-and-comer are among the brewing works tapped for development as part of the National Playwrights Conference at the Eugene O'Neill…
LAS VEGAS – Verizon chairman-CEO Lowell McAdam said Tuesday that in answer to cord-cutting and consumer pressure the TV industry should be open to the idea of a-la-carte cable subscriptions. Speaking…
Cameron-Pace Group, Dolby Labs and Philips Electronics have pacted to support glasses-free 3D. Under the agreement, CPG will integrate Dolby's suite of autostereo TV technologies into its content and…
“Forever Young” is described as a “social experiment,” throwing quintets separated by two generations together in a house a la “The Real World,” and asking if they can “bridge the gap.” It's a cute…
Jenna Fischer and Leslie Bibb are among the four-actor cast of the world premiere of the latest play by Neil LaBute, “Reasons to Be Happy.” Both Fischer (“The Office”) and Bibb (“GCB”) make their Off…
The Producers Guild of America has added reality TV and online content to its PGA Producers Showcase competition along with feature film.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History