At Friday’s 10th anniversary screening of his documentary “Los Angeles Plays Itself” at the American Cinematheque’s Egyptian Theater in Hollywood, filmmaker Thom Andersen told the audience, “It’s not…
On the heels of miniseries “The ’80s: The Decade That Made Us,” National Geographic Channel will be exploring the 1990s in “The ’90s: The Last Great Decade?” Mini will focus on the notable people…
Longtime TV exec Garth Ancier is going retro with a new cable networks venture, and he's brought industry veterans Diane Robina, Alan Goodman and Michael Ross along for the trip.
Like a lot of cable networks, National Geographic Channel often appears to struggle when it comes to getting noticed. Its particular challenges also include maintaining a well-respected brand, which…
"Chico & Rita" had its genesis some 10 years ago when Oscar-winning director Fernando Trueba ("Belle Epoque") asked artist Javier Mariscal to create a poster for his Latin jazz documentary "Calle 54."
Rupert Goold's Headlong calls its new production about 9/11 "site specific", but -- like everything else about the show -- what they mean by this term, and what they're trying to achieve by the…
"Change or die." That may be the expression that best reflects the Tribeca network of institutions and the shifting landscape that encompasses it.
POSTED BY STUART LEVINE Since the decade is about to end in a mere few days, I figured this was a good time to document my favorite shows of the 2000's. As you can see, I skew more toward drama than…
I find myself looking forward to New Year's Eve this year, though it's almost a month away.
Playbill has acquired the rights to publish Stagebill and Performing Arts magazine from current publisher Stagebill Media effective Sept. 1. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Maligned as superficial and lacking in cultural value, the 1970s have long been a misunderstood decade, though it was hardly the decade's fault: Pop culture historians have managed to align…