Sony Pictures has picked up the rights to Matthew Quick’s upcoming novel “Love Me, Fail” with Matthew Tolmach attached to produce. The manuscript went out earlier this week with a lot of interest…
TV marketing execs are devising dozens of ideas to introduce new series and convince the public not only to sample them but to stick around.
Among the Emmy nominations “SNL” received was for hair and makeup on the Jan. 19 episode hosted by Jennifer Lawrence. Sketches included parodies of "The Hobbit" and "Hunger Games." Bettie O. Rogers…
It's perhaps appropriate that Hulu has access to "Saturday Night Live," because in terms of original series, the digital service is starting to look like a not-ready-for-primetime player. After the…
With all due respect, new fest director finds bold moves are beautiful
History, Lifetime and A&E don't exactly cater to the same auds, but they share a philosophy and corporate culture that supports producers and encourages creative risk.
Germany's foreign-lingo Oscar hopeful, 3D dance docu "Pina," kick-started its official Stateside engagement over New Year's weekend, with a strong four-day per-screen average of $33,476 through Jan…
Thanks to the billion-dollar grossing "Twilight" franchise, Taylor Lautner already has a lock on the young girl demo.
Even before the first ring had stopped, d.p. Jeff Cronenweth saw the name on his phone and knew immediately what the call from Europe was all about: David Fincher was having issues with the shooting…
The get-rich-quick era in Hollywood is over, Paula Wagner said during her keynote Q&A at Variety's Future of Film confab at the Sheraton Delfina hotel in Santa Monica.
Thoroughly likable, character-driven comedy.