For "Planet Earth" producer Huw Cordey, who spent 10 straight days living in a cave to film a single six-minute sequence, that's amateur night. "It was like mountaineering -- underground, in the…
Saving the cheerleader to save the world is the high-stakes onscreen mission for NBC's freshman series "Heroes," but it's even more challenging for the cast and crew to bring it to life.
If sitcoms are indeed dying a slow death, then it only stands to reason that there would be mourners. Among the folks in the below-the-line realm most affected by the gradual decline in multi-camera…
Catapulting a speeding SWAT van end over end may not be a problem for those of us with superpowers--like "Heroes' " telekinetic Sylar -- but for mere mortals, like special effects supervisor Gary…
In the old days of TV, it was easy to tell heroes and villains apart: The hero was wearing a white hat, the villain a black one. But as television has become more dramatically complex, so has the…
What are indecisive Emmy voters supposed to do when their favorite show bubbles over with talented series regulars? Actors in ensemble series dominate the tube these days, from drama ("Friday Night…
The time it takes to reach TV leading-man status can be an instant for some, a lifetime for others. Longtime Brit thesp Hugh Laurie was a relatively unknown actor in the U.S. before "House"…
James Woods says he has known CBS honcho Leslie Moonves "since I was 20 years old. He was in an acting class with my then-girlfriend." Woods recently turned 60.
Kyle Chandler doesn't need an S on his chest to feel the locomotive chugging inside him every time he addresses his young football charges on NBC's "Friday Night Lights."
To play the king: That was the challenge facing Dublin-born Jonathan Rhys Meyers, an actor best known for playing creeps and sociopaths, including most memorably recently the heartless social climber…
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