The number of films based on actual people or events that have stirred Oscar buzz this year has jumped to 17 from just eight last season.
The Minions keep performing for Universal Pictures. “Despicable Me: Minion Rush,” that features characters and locations from “Despicable Me 2” has crossed the 100 million download mark since the…
After 15 years with credits on more than 70 films, Randall Emmett admitted that he and partner George Furla have gotten to a cool place in Hollywood. “That’s one of the biggest changes from when…
By choosing to shoot "Lone Survivor" in New Mexico, Emmett/Furla not only got an excellent stand-in for the pic's Afghanistan setting less than two hours by air from Hollywood, it was also able to…
Prior to establishing himself as one of the most prolific producer-financiers in the business, Emmett worked as assistant to Mark Wahlberg for 18 months in the mid-'90s, the period of the actor's…
Just as production flight from Los Angeles has been decades in the making, the reasons for the decline in work for musicians on film and TV projects are deep-rooted.
Rather than herald another top-line vehicle, Michael Bay and Mark Wahlberg have given props to a quartet of the camera crew on “Transformers 4.” The director posted a photo — titled “Just Another Day…
Comedy is king at CBS this fall, as the net aggressively targets Monday and Thursday with two new half-hours each.
John Moore, director of "A Good Day to Die Hard," has come on board Africa-set action project "The Englishman" with Foresight Unlimited and Envision Entertainment producing and financing.
With Mark Wahlberg’s “2 Guns” aiming for the top spot at the box office this weekend, Universal is taking advantage of his spotlight by releasing the trailer for his next pic, “Lone Survivor” which…
Politico dubbed its latest report on the prospect of radio owner Cumulus dropping mega-hosts Rush Limbaugh and Sean Hannity a “major shakeup for the radio industry,” but it’s hard to see how, at…