Simon Andreae, Discovery Channel’s former senior VP of production and development on the West Coast, has emerged as a top contender to fill the vacancy in Fox’s alternative programming department…
Tom Sherak, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti’s newly appointed “film czar,” said that he was stepping into a world in which he has little experience, politics, but that he took the position because…
Walt Disney is preparing to eliminate approximately 175 positions at its Disney/ ABC Television Group, according to a person familiar with the situation, the latest in a string of cutbacks across its…
Nat Faxon and Jim Rash had never directed a feature before they co-helmed "The Way, Way Back." The duo were known primarily as actors — Faxon starred on Fox's "Ben and Kate," Rash on NBC's…
With the sleeper hit “District 9” behind him and “Elysium” coming up, Neill Blomkamp seems to have acquired the perfect cachet to take on a franchise tentpole. His stories have a strong social…
A gritty, convoluted but steadily engrossing crime thriller from Filipino genre maven Erik Matti.
Among the boutique labs serving the preservationists are Cinetech in Hollywood, Calif.; NT Audio Video Film Labs in Los Angeles; and Alpha Cine in Seattle. Some of these labs are thriving, but their…
The editorial crew of "Swamp People" has walked off the job, alleging unfair labor practices.
CBS has pinkslipped "The Job," pulling the reality series from its Friday schedule after a second weak ratings performance.
Despite the high unemployment rate, the folks responsible for CBS' "The Job" are all gainfully employed, and based on the shrewd manner in which this reality competition is assembled, it's not hard…
Kevin Tsujihara was named CEO of Warner Bros. Entertainment on Monday, stunning Hollywood given that he was viewed as the dark-horse candidate for the top job at the studio.